Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Religious tradition Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 166. 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.
Buddhist 18% 16% 27% 31% 8% < 1% 166
Catholic 12% 11% 28% 35% 13% 1% 3,002
Evangelical Protestant 10% 11% 26% 37% 14% 1% 4,154
Historically Black Protestant 12% 10% 29% 35% 12% 2% 798
Jehovah's Witness 6% 6% 29% 40% 17% 1% 154
Jewish 15% 14% 23% 32% 13% 3% 353
Mainline Protestant 11% 10% 22% 38% 17% 2% 2,707
Mormon 18% 13% 30% 27% 11% 1% 330
Muslim 25% 22% 33% 17% 4% < 1% 126
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 25% 22% 25% 23% 5% < 1% 3,572

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are ages…

Generational cohort 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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% 1,638
Older Millennial 59% 41% < 1% < 1% 1,835
Generation X < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 3,153
Baby Boomer < 1% < 1% 84% 16% 6,460
Silent < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% 2,848
Greatest < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% 247

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Generational cohort Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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% 44% 1,638
Older Millennial 55% 45% 1,835
Generation X 51% 49% 3,153
Baby Boomer 46% 54% 6,460
Silent 40% 60% 2,848
Greatest 34% 66% 247

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who identify as…

Generational cohort White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,622. 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 55% 14% 5% 22% 5% 1,622
Older Millennial 57% 12% 4% 21% 6% 1,811
Generation X 58% 12% 3% 22% 5% 3,110
Baby Boomer 73% 11% 1% 11% 4% 6,355
Silent 80% 9% 1% 8% 2% 2,815
Greatest 79% 13% 2% 5% 1% 244

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Generational cohort Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,621. 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% 22% 67% 1,621
Older Millennial 19% 11% 70% 1,811
Generation X 22% 8% 70% 3,118
Baby Boomer 12% 7% 81% 6,404
Silent 10% 10% 81% 2,818
Greatest 10% 21% 69% 244

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,418. 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 40% 19% 23% 18% 1,418
Older Millennial 45% 23% 22% 10% 1,722
Generation X 33% 19% 27% 21% 2,897
Baby Boomer 32% 19% 28% 21% 5,751
Silent 41% 25% 23% 11% 2,314
Greatest 54% 26% 14% 6% 180

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who have completed…

Generational cohort High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,637. 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 46% 43% 10% 1% 1,637
Older Millennial 31% 37% 22% 10% 1,832
Generation X 37% 30% 19% 14% 3,144
Baby Boomer 38% 30% 19% 14% 6,442
Silent 46% 26% 14% 14% 2,837
Greatest 58% 25% 10% 7% 244

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Generational cohort Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,635. 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% 10% 2% < 1% 81% 1,635
Older Millennial 34% 16% 8% < 1% 42% 1,829
Generation X 57% 9% 15% 2% 18% 3,149
Baby Boomer 60% 5% 20% 6% 9% 6,435
Silent 54% 2% 13% 28% 3% 2,839
Greatest 31% < 1% 3% 64% 3% 246

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Generational cohort Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,636. 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% 89% 1,636
Older Millennial 43% 57% 1,830
Generation X 57% 43% 3,139
Baby Boomer 14% 86% 6,449
Silent 3% 97% 2,844
Greatest < 1% 100% 246

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say they…

Generational cohort 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 = 1,638. 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% 21% 10% < 1% 18% 3% 1,638
Older Millennial 53% 21% 8% 1% 14% 4% 1,835
Generation X 66% 20% 4% < 1% 8% 2% 3,153
Baby Boomer 72% 16% 4% 1% 6% 2% 6,460
Silent 76% 13% 3% 1% 5% 2% 2,848
Greatest 73% 11% 2% 8% 4% 2% 247

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say religion is…

Generational cohort Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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% 28% 17% 17% < 1% 1,638
Older Millennial 43% 26% 13% 17% 1% 1,835
Generation X 58% 21% 9% 11% 1% 3,153
Baby Boomer 65% 19% 7% 9% 1% 6,460
Silent 76% 13% 4% 6% 1% 2,848
Greatest 82% 11% 3% 3% < 1% 247

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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 27% 37% 36% < 1% 1,638
Older Millennial 27% 34% 39% < 1% 1,835
Generation X 38% 32% 30% < 1% 3,153
Baby Boomer 43% 30% 26% < 1% 6,460
Silent 59% 20% 20% 1% 2,848
Greatest 60% 18% 21% 1% 247

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who pray…

Generational cohort At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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 40% 16% 7% 37% < 1% 1,638
Older Millennial 48% 15% 6% 30% < 1% 1,835
Generation X 63% 14% 4% 18% 1% 3,153
Baby Boomer 69% 13% 4% 14% 1% 6,460
Silent 76% 9% 2% 11% 2% 2,848
Greatest 81% 5% 1% 10% 2% 247

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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% 11% 7% 63% < 1% 1,638
Older Millennial 20% 10% 7% 63% 1% 1,835
Generation X 30% 10% 8% 52% < 1% 3,153
Baby Boomer 33% 9% 8% 50% < 1% 6,460
Silent 42% 8% 8% 41% 1% 2,848
Greatest 44% 5% 8% 42% 2% 247

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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 34% 12% 5% 48% 1% 1,638
Older Millennial 43% 11% 5% 40% 1% 1,835
Generation X 52% 8% 4% 34% 2% 3,153
Baby Boomer 59% 7% 3% 30% 1% 6,460
Silent 70% 6% 3% 18% 3% 2,848
Greatest 74% 5% 3% 13% 5% 247

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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 59% 19% 7% 15% 1% 1,638
Older Millennial 65% 17% 6% 12% 1% 1,835
Generation X 71% 13% 6% 9% 1% 3,153
Baby Boomer 77% 10% 5% 8% 1% 6,460
Silent 81% 8% 3% 6% 2% 2,848
Greatest 85% 5% 3% 6% 1% 247

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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 22% 21% 43% 11% 2% 1,638
Older Millennial 25% 17% 43% 12% 3% 1,835
Generation X 35% 12% 39% 11% 2% 3,153
Baby Boomer 42% 10% 38% 7% 3% 6,460
Silent 48% 8% 33% 7% 4% 2,848
Greatest 49% 6% 36% 4% 5% 247

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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 20% 79% 1% < 1% 1,638
Older Millennial 27% 71% 1% 1% 1,835
Generation X 36% 62% 2% 1% 3,153
Baby Boomer 40% 57% 2% 1% 6,460
Silent 42% 53% 2% 2% 2,848
Greatest 34% 57% 2% 7% 247

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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 28% 12% 8% 51% < 1% 1,638
Older Millennial 32% 10% 9% 48% 1% 1,835
Generation X 44% 11% 8% 37% 1% 3,153
Baby Boomer 48% 9% 7% 36% 1% 6,460
Silent 56% 8% 7% 28% 2% 2,848
Greatest 61% 7% 2% 28% 1% 247

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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 17% 29% 1% 48% 5% 1,638
Older Millennial 23% 22% 1% 47% 7% 1,835
Generation X 33% 24% 2% 34% 7% 3,153
Baby Boomer 35% 25% 3% 30% 8% 6,460
Silent 41% 25% 4% 21% 8% 2,848
Greatest 53% 17% 4% 16% 9% 247

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who …in heaven

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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 64% 30% 6% 1,638
Older Millennial 62% 30% 8% 1,835
Generation X 69% 22% 9% 3,153
Baby Boomer 72% 20% 8% 6,460
Silent 75% 16% 9% 2,848
Greatest 74% 18% 8% 247

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who …in hell

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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 51% 43% 5% 1,638
Older Millennial 51% 42% 7% 1,835
Generation X 57% 35% 8% 3,153
Baby Boomer 57% 34% 9% 6,460
Silent 59% 30% 11% 2,848
Greatest 57% 31% 13% 247

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who identify as…

Generational cohort Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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 31% 19% 50% 1,638
Older Millennial 29% 25% 46% 1,835
Generation X 35% 22% 43% 3,153
Baby Boomer 40% 15% 45% 6,460
Silent 43% 13% 44% 2,848
Greatest 39% 12% 49% 247

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Generational cohort Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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 23% 37% 33% 6% 1,638
Older Millennial 26% 34% 32% 8% 1,835
Generation X 36% 31% 26% 6% 3,153
Baby Boomer 41% 30% 23% 5% 6,460
Silent 49% 26% 20% 5% 2,848
Greatest 47% 29% 19% 5% 247

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who would rather have…

Generational cohort Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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% 3% 1,638
Older Millennial 44% 48% 5% 4% 1,835
Generation X 50% 43% 3% 4% 3,153
Baby Boomer 54% 38% 4% 4% 6,460
Silent 58% 33% 3% 6% 2,848
Greatest 53% 33% 6% 8% 247

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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% 56% 3% 1% 1,638
Older Millennial 37% 57% 4% 2% 1,835
Generation X 43% 51% 5% 2% 3,153
Baby Boomer 44% 50% 4% 2% 6,460
Silent 46% 46% 4% 4% 2,848
Greatest 38% 54% 3% 5% 247

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Generational cohort Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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 58% 40% 2% 1,638
Older Millennial 57% 40% 4% 1,835
Generation X 51% 44% 5% 3,153
Baby Boomer 52% 44% 5% 6,460
Silent 42% 51% 7% 2,848
Greatest 37% 55% 7% 247

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Generational cohort Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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 80% 17% 2% 1% 1,638
Older Millennial 70% 24% 4% 3% 1,835
Generation X 60% 32% 4% 4% 3,153
Baby Boomer 57% 35% 4% 4% 6,460
Silent 43% 47% 5% 5% 2,848
Greatest 35% 54% 4% 6% 247

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Generational cohort Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,638. 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 74% 22% 4% 1,638
Older Millennial 67% 27% 5% 1,835
Generation X 53% 38% 9% 3,153
Baby Boomer 47% 45% 8% 6,460
Silent 34% 56% 10% 2,848
Greatest 29% 59% 12% 247

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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% 66% 2% 3% 1,638
Older Millennial 30% 65% 2% 3% 1,835
Generation X 36% 58% 3% 3% 3,153
Baby Boomer 41% 55% 2% 2% 6,460
Silent 41% 48% 4% 7% 2,848
Greatest 34% 47% 7% 12% 247

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by generational group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 1,638. 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 46% 25% 4% 23% 2% 1,638
Older Millennial 41% 27% 4% 25% 3% 1,835
Generation X 33% 25% 4% 34% 4% 3,153
Baby Boomer 27% 27% 4% 38% 4% 6,460
Silent 21% 24% 6% 42% 8% 2,848
Greatest 20% 12% 4% 49% 16% 247