Generational cohort among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by religious group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Religious tradition Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest 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 19% 16% 32% 24% 7% 2% 308
Jewish 12% 16% 19% 36% 16% 1% 115
Mainline Protestant 15% 14% 23% 31% 15% 3% 271
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 28% 24% 24% 19% 5% < 1% 840

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are ages…

Generational cohort 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 100% < 1% < 1% < 1% 287
Older Millennial 62% 38% < 1% < 1% 304
Generation X < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 393
Baby Boomer < 1% < 1% 84% 16% 561
Silent < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% 226

Gender composition among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Generational cohort Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 57% 43% 287
Older Millennial 63% 37% 304
Generation X 59% 41% 393
Baby Boomer 61% 39% 561
Silent 65% 35% 226

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who identify as…

Generational cohort White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 284. 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.
Younger Millennial 50% 6% 13% 25% 6% 284
Older Millennial 62% 5% 11% 18% 3% 303
Generation X 66% 4% 7% 20% 3% 387
Baby Boomer 79% 5% 5% 9% 2% 554
Silent 82% 5% 2% 8% 4% 225

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Generational cohort Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 281. 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.
Younger Millennial 14% 30% 55% 281
Older Millennial 25% 11% 64% 299
Generation X 24% 7% 69% 391
Baby Boomer 18% 8% 74% 557
Silent 18% 16% 66% 224

Income distribution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who have a household income of…

Generational cohort Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 253. 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.
Younger Millennial 39% 14% 25% 22% 253
Older Millennial 37% 24% 21% 18% 286
Generation X 25% 16% 24% 34% 362
Baby Boomer 25% 13% 32% 30% 515
Silent 43% 19% 24% 14% 195

Educational distribution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who have completed…

Generational cohort High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 285. 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.
Younger Millennial 48% 40% 11% 1% 285
Older Millennial 30% 30% 27% 13% 304
Generation X 36% 20% 21% 23% 391
Baby Boomer 35% 23% 22% 19% 560
Silent 46% 23% 15% 16% 224

Marital status among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Generational cohort Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 286. 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.
Younger Millennial 3% 10% 1% < 1% 86% 286
Older Millennial 27% 15% 6% < 1% 52% 303
Generation X 57% 12% 12% 2% 17% 393
Baby Boomer 63% 7% 16% 5% 10% 558
Silent 52% 5% 13% 25% 4% 225

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Generational cohort Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 7% 93% 287
Older Millennial 30% 70% 303
Generation X 59% 41% 391
Baby Boomer 10% 90% 560
Silent 3% 97% 225

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say religion is…

Generational cohort Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 4% 25% 45% 25% < 1% 287
Older Millennial 10% 34% 37% 19% < 1% 304
Generation X 10% 32% 38% 20% < 1% 393
Baby Boomer 12% 31% 37% 20% 1% 561
Silent 14% 28% 33% 23% 2% 226

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who attend religious services…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 4% 37% 58% < 1% 287
Older Millennial 7% 35% 58% < 1% 304
Generation X 5% 41% 54% < 1% 393
Baby Boomer 11% 31% 58% < 1% 561
Silent 11% 28% 59% 1% 226

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who pray…

Generational cohort At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 7% 13% 14% 67% < 1% 287
Older Millennial 20% 12% 9% 59% < 1% 304
Generation X 17% 12% 13% 58% < 1% 393
Baby Boomer 20% 14% 11% 54% < 1% 561
Silent 22% 13% 6% 58% 1% 226

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who attend prayer group…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 3% 6% 3% 88% < 1% 287
Older Millennial 5% 4% 5% 85% < 1% 304
Generation X 4% 4% 5% 88% < 1% 393
Baby Boomer 5% 5% 5% 86% < 1% 561
Silent 4% 1% 5% 89% 1% 226

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who meditate…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 16% 16% 7% 61% < 1% 287
Older Millennial 22% 12% 6% 57% 2% 304
Generation X 21% 11% 7% 61% < 1% 393
Baby Boomer 30% 9% 7% 54% < 1% 561
Silent 24% 7% 6% 63% 1% 226

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 25% 27% 13% 35% < 1% 287
Older Millennial 32% 13% 17% 37% < 1% 304
Generation X 31% 16% 17% 35% 1% 393
Baby Boomer 34% 15% 14% 37% 1% 561
Silent 33% 10% 8% 47% 2% 226

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 56% 17% 12% 13% 1% 287
Older Millennial 47% 17% 16% 19% < 1% 304
Generation X 36% 18% 19% 27% < 1% 393
Baby Boomer 44% 14% 14% 27% 1% 561
Silent 38% 10% 12% 37% 2% 226

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Generational cohort Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 2% 30% 53% 13% 1% 287
Older Millennial 6% 20% 53% 19% 2% 304
Generation X 5% 19% 57% 18% 1% 393
Baby Boomer 8% 17% 59% 15% 1% 561
Silent 4% 13% 63% 16% 4% 226

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say…

Generational cohort 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 = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 11% 88% 1% < 1% 287
Older Millennial 17% 80% 1% 1% 304
Generation X 23% 76% 1% 1% 393
Baby Boomer 25% 72% 2% 1% 561
Silent 24% 71% 1% 4% 226

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who read scripture…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 3% 7% 9% 81% < 1% 287
Older Millennial 9% 5% 7% 79% < 1% 304
Generation X 4% 7% 6% 83% 1% 393
Baby Boomer 7% 7% 5% 81% < 1% 561
Silent 10% 6% 4% 80% < 1% 226

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say the holy scripture is…

Generational cohort 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 = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 3% 10% < 1% 79% 7% 287
Older Millennial 6% 7% < 1% 81% 5% 304
Generation X 8% 11% < 1% 73% 8% 393
Baby Boomer 6% 11% < 1% 78% 5% 561
Silent 6% 12% 1% 70% 11% 226

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who …in heaven

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 48% 40% 12% 287
Older Millennial 41% 47% 11% 304
Generation X 41% 48% 12% 393
Baby Boomer 34% 50% 16% 561
Silent 28% 58% 14% 226

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who …in hell

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 35% 54% 10% 287
Older Millennial 34% 55% 11% 304
Generation X 27% 63% 10% 393
Baby Boomer 22% 67% 11% 561
Silent 20% 71% 8% 226

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who identify as…

Generational cohort Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 26% 20% 55% 287
Older Millennial 23% 20% 56% 304
Generation X 23% 18% 59% 393
Baby Boomer 21% 14% 65% 561
Silent 30% 13% 57% 226

Political ideology among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Generational cohort Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 18% 38% 38% 6% 287
Older Millennial 12% 43% 39% 6% 304
Generation X 16% 41% 36% 7% 393
Baby Boomer 22% 32% 40% 6% 561
Silent 32% 39% 29% 1% 226

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who would rather have…

Generational cohort Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 48% 48% 2% 2% 287
Older Millennial 42% 48% 4% 6% 304
Generation X 46% 49% 3% 2% 393
Baby Boomer 42% 49% 5% 4% 561
Silent 57% 29% 9% 5% 226

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say government aid to the poor…

Generational cohort Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 38% 59% 3% 1% 287
Older Millennial 33% 62% 4% 2% 304
Generation X 40% 55% 4% 2% 393
Baby Boomer 32% 63% 3% 2% 561
Silent 39% 51% 4% 6% 226

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say abortion should be…

Generational cohort Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 77% 20% 3% 287
Older Millennial 78% 21% 2% 304
Generation X 76% 22% 3% 393
Baby Boomer 81% 17% 2% 561
Silent 72% 27% 2% 226

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say homosexuality…

Generational cohort Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 91% 6% 1% 2% 287
Older Millennial 84% 12% 2% 3% 304
Generation X 81% 14% 3% 3% 393
Baby Boomer 82% 14% 2% 2% 561
Silent 70% 23% 3% 4% 226

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who …same-sex marriage

Generational cohort Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 86% 12% 2% 287
Older Millennial 83% 11% 6% 304
Generation X 74% 21% 5% 393
Baby Boomer 76% 18% 6% 561
Silent 63% 28% 8% 226

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say…

Generational cohort 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 = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 30% 69% 1% 1% 287
Older Millennial 24% 70% 3% 4% 304
Generation X 30% 67% 2% 1% 393
Baby Boomer 28% 69% 2% < 1% 561
Silent 36% 55% 4% 5% 226

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by generational group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say humans…

Generational cohort 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 = 287. 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.
Younger Millennial 73% 9% 1% 13% 3% 287
Older Millennial 66% 18% 5% 9% 2% 304
Generation X 70% 10% 4% 13% 2% 393
Baby Boomer 64% 10% 7% 17% 2% 561
Silent 56% 14% 8% 17% 5% 226