Frequency of prayer among conservatives

% of conservatives who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 12,935. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 69% 14% 4% 12% 1% 12,935
2007 69% 15% 4% 11% 1% 13,598

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Frequency of prayer among conservatives by religious group

% of conservatives who pray…

Religious tradition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 66% 18% 5% 9% 1% 2,780
Evangelical Protestant 84% 11% 2% 2% 1% 4,975
Historically Black Protestant 82% 12% 3% 2% 1% 653
Jewish 55% 17% 6% 22% 1% 167
Mainline Protestant 60% 22% 5% 12% 1% 2,269
Mormon 88% 7% 2% 3% < 1% 419
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 28% 12% 7% 52% < 1% 1,277

Learn More: At least daily, Weekly, Monthly, Seldom/never

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who are ages…

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 8,826. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 13% 33% 31% 24% 8,826
Weekly 19% 33% 29% 19% 1,780
Monthly 21% 30% 33% 17% 506
Seldom/never 25% 33% 23% 19% 1,464
Don't know 3% 29% 30% 38% 103

Generational cohort among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 8,826. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 8% 10% 28% 36% 16% 2% 8,826
Weekly 13% 11% 28% 36% 12% 1% 1,780
Monthly 14% 12% 24% 38% 10% 1% 506
Seldom/never 18% 13% 27% 29% 12% 1% 1,464
Don't know < 1% 3% 29% 39% 22% 7% 103

Gender composition among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 45% 55% 9,027
Weekly 58% 42% 1,802
Monthly 68% 32% 511
Seldom/never 75% 25% 1,482
Don't know 48% 52% 113

Racial and ethnic composition among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 8,886. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 71% 11% 2% 12% 3% 8,886
Weekly 73% 9% 2% 13% 3% 1,780
Monthly 70% 7% 4% 17% 2% 504
Seldom/never 76% 4% 5% 12% 3% 1,465
Don't know 71% 10% < 1% 13% 5% 108

Immigrant status among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 8,947. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 12% 7% 81% 8,947
Weekly 12% 8% 80% 1,788
Monthly 15% 10% 75% 506
Seldom/never 12% 11% 76% 1,468
Don't know 19% 7% 74% 108

Income distribution among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who have a household income of…

Frequency of prayer Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 7,722. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 33% 21% 29% 17% 7,722
Weekly 32% 20% 29% 19% 1,586
Monthly 31% 18% 30% 21% 464
Seldom/never 27% 21% 30% 23% 1,324

Educational distribution among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 8,994. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 43% 33% 16% 8% 8,994
Weekly 48% 31% 15% 7% 1,797
Monthly 49% 33% 12% 6% 508
Seldom/never 49% 29% 15% 7% 1,480
Don't know 43% 31% 18% 8% 107

Marital status among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 8,991. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 59% 4% 13% 8% 16% 8,991
Weekly 53% 6% 12% 6% 24% 1,799
Monthly 55% 11% 8% 5% 21% 511
Seldom/never 49% 8% 12% 4% 27% 1,473
Don't know 47% 3% 23% 14% 13% 105

Parent of children under 18 among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 8,994. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 31% 69% 8,994
Weekly 29% 71% 1,797
Monthly 31% 69% 508
Seldom/never 25% 75% 1,479
Don't know 18% 82% 109

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who say they…

Frequency of prayer Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 90% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 9,027
Weekly 71% 25% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 1,802
Monthly 51% 36% 8% 1% 3% 1% 511
Seldom/never 24% 32% 11% 2% 25% 6% 1,482
Don't know 78% 12% 2% 6% < 1% 3% 113

Importance of religion in one's life among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who say religion is…

Frequency of prayer Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 86% 11% 1% 1% < 1% 9,027
Weekly 52% 41% 5% 1% < 1% 1,802
Monthly 26% 55% 16% 3% < 1% 511
Seldom/never 9% 32% 30% 28% 1% 1,482
Don't know 65% 21% 5% 3% 7% 113

Attendance at religious services among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who attend religious services…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 64% 25% 11% < 1% 9,027
Weekly 32% 47% 21% < 1% 1,802
Monthly 6% 62% 32% < 1% 511
Seldom/never 5% 29% 66% < 1% 1,482
Don't know 35% 29% 25% 10% 113

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who attend prayer group…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 47% 12% 10% 30% 1% 9,027
Weekly 16% 12% 11% 61% < 1% 1,802
Monthly 3% 5% 11% 80% < 1% 511
Seldom/never 2% 2% 4% 92% < 1% 1,482
Don't know 17% 11% 12% 40% 20% 113

Frequency of meditation among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who meditate…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 56% 6% 2% 34% 2% 9,027
Weekly 29% 12% 4% 54% 1% 1,802
Monthly 16% 12% 7% 65% < 1% 511
Seldom/never 13% 7% 4% 75% 1% 1,482
Don't know 36% 4% 5% 34% 22% 113

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 80% 10% 5% 4% 1% 9,027
Weekly 51% 24% 13% 11% 2% 1,802
Monthly 28% 23% 18% 29% 2% 511
Seldom/never 26% 13% 13% 46% 2% 1,482
Don't know 64% 6% 10% 10% 11% 113

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 52% 15% 10% 22% 2% 9,027
Weekly 35% 18% 14% 32% 1% 1,802
Monthly 29% 17% 20% 34% 1% 511
Seldom/never 32% 15% 15% 36% 1% 1,482
Don't know 46% 14% 10% 23% 8% 113

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of prayer Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 63% 4% 27% 3% 2% 9,027
Weekly 30% 8% 51% 8% 2% 1,802
Monthly 16% 10% 63% 10% 1% 511
Seldom/never 8% 11% 66% 13% 1% 1,482
Don't know 42% 3% 41% 6% 7% 113

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who say…

Frequency of prayer There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 54% 43% 1% 1% 9,027
Weekly 39% 59% 2% 1% 1,802
Monthly 37% 60% 2% < 1% 511
Seldom/never 31% 67% 1% 1% 1,482
Don't know 45% 48% 4% 3% 113

Frequency of reading scripture among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who read scripture…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 66% 11% 6% 16% 1% 9,027
Weekly 22% 16% 14% 47% < 1% 1,802
Monthly 4% 11% 16% 68% < 1% 511
Seldom/never 3% 2% 6% 88% < 1% 1,482
Don't know 32% 16% 15% 24% 14% 113

Interpreting scripture among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of prayer Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 54% 30% 4% 7% 5% 9,027
Weekly 32% 40% 2% 20% 5% 1,802
Monthly 23% 34% 2% 32% 9% 511
Seldom/never 12% 17% 1% 62% 8% 1,482
Don't know 31% 19% 8% 15% 28% 113

Belief in Heaven among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 88% 6% 7% 9,027
Weekly 88% 8% 5% 1,802
Monthly 81% 13% 6% 511
Seldom/never 47% 41% 12% 1,482
Don't know 66% 14% 20% 113

Belief in Hell among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 79% 14% 7% 9,027
Weekly 72% 21% 7% 1,802
Monthly 64% 28% 8% 511
Seldom/never 36% 54% 10% 1,482
Don't know 58% 16% 26% 113

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 64% 12% 23% 9,027
Weekly 62% 12% 26% 1,802
Monthly 64% 12% 24% 511
Seldom/never 61% 17% 23% 1,482
Don't know 55% 26% 19% 113

Views about size of government among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 69% 27% 2% 2% 9,027
Weekly 68% 29% 2% 2% 1,802
Monthly 71% 26% 1% 1% 511
Seldom/never 72% 25% 1% 1% 1,482
Don't know 59% 26% 4% 11% 113

Views about government aid to the poor among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of prayer Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 63% 32% 4% 2% 9,027
Weekly 64% 32% 3% 2% 1,802
Monthly 68% 26% 2% 3% 511
Seldom/never 64% 31% 4% 1% 1,482
Don't know 49% 36% 5% 10% 113

Views about abortion among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who say abortion should be…

Frequency of prayer Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 26% 70% 4% 9,027
Weekly 41% 55% 4% 1,802
Monthly 54% 43% 3% 511
Seldom/never 64% 31% 5% 1,482
Don't know 33% 38% 29% 113

Views about homosexuality among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 34% 58% 5% 4% 9,027
Weekly 54% 37% 5% 4% 1,802
Monthly 58% 34% 3% 5% 511
Seldom/never 67% 25% 5% 2% 1,482
Don't know 30% 42% 10% 18% 113

Views about same-sex marriage among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 23% 69% 7% 9,027
Weekly 40% 51% 9% 1,802
Monthly 46% 45% 9% 511
Seldom/never 56% 36% 8% 1,482
Don't know 15% 59% 26% 113

Views about environmental regulation among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who say…

Frequency of prayer Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 56% 38% 3% 3% 9,027
Weekly 54% 42% 2% 2% 1,802
Monthly 54% 42% 2% 2% 511
Seldom/never 53% 42% 2% 2% 1,482
Don't know 46% 32% 7% 15% 113

Views about human evolution among conservatives by frequency of prayer

% of conservatives who say humans…

Frequency of prayer Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 10% 25% 2% 58% 5% 9,027
Weekly 22% 33% 4% 37% 4% 1,802
Monthly 30% 32% 4% 30% 4% 511
Seldom/never 58% 16% 5% 18% 3% 1,482
Don't know 15% 18% 5% 45% 16% 113