Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 8% 10% 29% 35% 15% 2% 1,822
Evangelical Protestant 9% 12% 30% 33% 14% 1% 1,888
Historically Black Protestant 11% 16% 32% 32% 8% < 1% 536
Jewish 8% 13% 21% 34% 20% 4% 181
Mainline Protestant 8% 9% 29% 34% 18% 3% 1,338
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 17% 20% 32% 23% 8% < 1% 1,662

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who are ages…

Generational cohort 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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% 612
Older Millennial 55% 45% < 1% < 1% 897
Generation X < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 1,797
Baby Boomer < 1% < 1% 84% 16% 2,845
Silent < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% 1,482
Greatest < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% 182

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who are…

Generational cohort Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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 43% 57% 612
Older Millennial 46% 54% 897
Generation X 47% 53% 1,797
Baby Boomer 51% 49% 2,845
Silent 44% 56% 1,482
Greatest 36% 64% 182

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who identify as…

Generational cohort White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 606. 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% 17% 7% 19% 6% 606
Older Millennial 54% 18% 5% 19% 4% 889
Generation X 63% 15% 4% 14% 4% 1,784
Baby Boomer 72% 13% 2% 10% 3% 2,796
Silent 83% 8% 1% 6% 2% 1,467
Greatest 90% 3% 3% 2% 1% 178

Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who are…

Generational cohort Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 603. 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 13% 19% 68% 603
Older Millennial 17% 10% 73% 872
Generation X 15% 8% 77% 1,773
Baby Boomer 9% 7% 84% 2,817
Silent 8% 12% 81% 1,465
Greatest 3% 29% 68% 177

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 497. 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 47% 20% 19% 14% 497
Older Millennial 40% 26% 25% 9% 827
Generation X 29% 21% 30% 20% 1,650
Baby Boomer 36% 20% 27% 17% 2,444
Silent 48% 23% 19% 10% 1,190
Greatest 54% 21% 17% 7% 127

Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who have completed…

Generational cohort High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 610. 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 54% 37% 8% 1% 610
Older Millennial 40% 34% 18% 8% 895
Generation X 46% 30% 15% 8% 1,792
Baby Boomer 53% 28% 12% 7% 2,834
Silent 60% 23% 10% 7% 1,479
Greatest 64% 15% 13% 7% 180

Marital status among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who are…

Generational cohort Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 611. 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 9% 8% 1% < 1% 81% 611
Older Millennial 41% 14% 7% < 1% 38% 894
Generation X 58% 7% 16% 2% 17% 1,794
Baby Boomer 58% 4% 19% 7% 11% 2,833
Silent 52% 3% 11% 31% 3% 1,477
Greatest 31% < 1% 3% 66% 1% 181

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who are…

Generational cohort Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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% 82% 612
Older Millennial 53% 47% 893
Generation X 56% 44% 1,790
Baby Boomer 12% 88% 2,838
Silent 2% 98% 1,481
Greatest 1% 99% 182

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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 53% 22% 6% 1% 18% 1% 612
Older Millennial 59% 22% 6% < 1% 11% 1% 897
Generation X 64% 21% 5% 1% 8% 2% 1,797
Baby Boomer 70% 17% 5% 1% 6% 2% 2,845
Silent 68% 17% 5% 2% 6% 2% 1,482
Greatest 59% 20% 6% 4% 10% 2% 182

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who say religion is…

Generational cohort Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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 36% 32% 14% 18% < 1% 612
Older Millennial 47% 27% 13% 13% < 1% 897
Generation X 48% 29% 11% 11% < 1% 1,797
Baby Boomer 52% 28% 11% 8% 1% 2,845
Silent 60% 22% 8% 9% 1% 1,482
Greatest 65% 17% 11% 7% 1% 182

Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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 24% 41% 35% < 1% 612
Older Millennial 27% 37% 35% 1% 897
Generation X 29% 37% 33% 1% 1,797
Baby Boomer 33% 34% 33% 1% 2,845
Silent 43% 24% 32% 1% 1,482
Greatest 46% 22% 31% 1% 182

Frequency of prayer among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who pray…

Generational cohort At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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 37% 19% 8% 36% < 1% 612
Older Millennial 46% 16% 7% 31% < 1% 897
Generation X 50% 16% 6% 27% 1% 1,797
Baby Boomer 52% 18% 6% 22% 1% 2,845
Silent 56% 17% 4% 22% 1% 1,482
Greatest 57% 13% 3% 24% 3% 182

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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 15% 7% 8% 70% < 1% 612
Older Millennial 17% 10% 10% 63% < 1% 897
Generation X 19% 9% 8% 64% < 1% 1,797
Baby Boomer 21% 6% 6% 67% < 1% 2,845
Silent 22% 5% 7% 65% 1% 1,482
Greatest 15% 6% 6% 72% 2% 182

Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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% 5% 3% 75% 1% 612
Older Millennial 20% 7% 3% 68% 1% 897
Generation X 24% 6% 4% 65% 1% 1,797
Baby Boomer 30% 5% 3% 61% 1% 2,845
Silent 40% 6% 4% 48% 3% 1,482
Greatest 47% 6% 4% 40% 3% 182

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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% 15% 8% 35% 1% 612
Older Millennial 45% 13% 11% 31% 1% 897
Generation X 46% 14% 11% 28% 1% 1,797
Baby Boomer 48% 12% 10% 29% 1% 2,845
Silent 53% 8% 7% 29% 2% 1,482
Greatest 55% 7% 10% 26% 2% 182

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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% 9% 49% 14% 1% 612
Older Millennial 29% 8% 52% 10% 1% 897
Generation X 30% 6% 53% 8% 2% 1,797
Baby Boomer 34% 6% 53% 6% 2% 2,845
Silent 33% 6% 52% 6% 3% 1,482
Greatest 30% 7% 51% 11% 2% 182

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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% 77% 1% 2% 612
Older Millennial 28% 70% 1% < 1% 897
Generation X 34% 65% 1% 1% 1,797
Baby Boomer 36% 62% 1% 1% 2,845
Silent 31% 66% 1% 2% 1,482
Greatest 33% 64% < 1% 3% 182

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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 21% 12% 6% 61% < 1% 612
Older Millennial 27% 10% 6% 57% < 1% 897
Generation X 28% 10% 8% 54% < 1% 1,797
Baby Boomer 29% 9% 7% 55% 1% 2,845
Silent 34% 7% 6% 52% 1% 1,482
Greatest 31% 10% 8% 48% 3% 182

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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% 32% 1% 36% 5% 612
Older Millennial 28% 29% 2% 33% 9% 897
Generation X 33% 29% 3% 28% 6% 1,797
Baby Boomer 38% 26% 3% 26% 7% 2,845
Silent 39% 26% 4% 24% 8% 1,482
Greatest 37% 23% 5% 21% 15% 182

Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who …in heaven

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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% 612
Older Millennial 76% 19% 5% 897
Generation X 78% 16% 5% 1,797
Baby Boomer 77% 16% 7% 2,845
Silent 76% 17% 7% 1,482
Greatest 68% 25% 7% 182

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who …in hell

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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% 32% 4% 612
Older Millennial 64% 30% 6% 897
Generation X 65% 29% 7% 1,797
Baby Boomer 63% 29% 8% 2,845
Silent 56% 35% 10% 1,482
Greatest 51% 37% 12% 182

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who identify as…

Generational cohort Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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 33% 26% 40% 612
Older Millennial 33% 24% 43% 897
Generation X 39% 20% 41% 1,797
Baby Boomer 38% 18% 43% 2,845
Silent 44% 14% 42% 1,482
Greatest 44% 12% 44% 182

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who are…

Generational cohort Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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% 34% 26% 10% 612
Older Millennial 29% 35% 26% 10% 897
Generation X 37% 34% 21% 9% 1,797
Baby Boomer 42% 31% 20% 7% 2,845
Silent 45% 32% 17% 7% 1,482
Greatest 43% 32% 17% 9% 182

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who would rather have…

Generational cohort Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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% 1% 2% 612
Older Millennial 43% 52% 1% 4% 897
Generation X 51% 43% 2% 4% 1,797
Baby Boomer 55% 38% 3% 4% 2,845
Silent 60% 30% 4% 6% 1,482
Greatest 61% 29% 5% 5% 182

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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 44% 52% 3% 2% 612
Older Millennial 49% 44% 5% 2% 897
Generation X 51% 45% 4% 1% 1,797
Baby Boomer 49% 45% 4% 2% 2,845
Silent 51% 43% 3% 3% 1,482
Greatest 42% 46% 4% 7% 182

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who say abortion should be…

Generational cohort Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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% 49% 3% 612
Older Millennial 51% 45% 3% 897
Generation X 55% 41% 4% 1,797
Baby Boomer 54% 40% 5% 2,845
Silent 50% 44% 6% 1,482
Greatest 50% 38% 11% 182

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who say homosexuality…

Generational cohort Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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% 19% 2% 2% 612
Older Millennial 69% 24% 5% 3% 897
Generation X 61% 30% 5% 3% 1,797
Baby Boomer 55% 36% 4% 4% 2,845
Silent 48% 44% 3% 5% 1,482
Greatest 36% 47% 5% 12% 182

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe who …same-sex marriage

Generational cohort Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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 69% 26% 5% 612
Older Millennial 62% 30% 8% 897
Generation X 50% 40% 10% 1,797
Baby Boomer 44% 47% 9% 2,845
Silent 35% 55% 11% 1,482
Greatest 26% 58% 16% 182

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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% 58% 1% 2% 612
Older Millennial 37% 58% 3% 2% 897
Generation X 40% 56% 3% 2% 1,797
Baby Boomer 46% 49% 2% 4% 2,845
Silent 46% 44% 3% 7% 1,482
Greatest 39% 45% 5% 12% 182

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe by generational group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 612. 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% 21% 2% 28% 3% 612
Older Millennial 39% 24% 3% 32% 3% 897
Generation X 31% 24% 3% 39% 3% 1,797
Baby Boomer 26% 25% 3% 41% 5% 2,845
Silent 22% 19% 3% 44% 11% 1,482
Greatest 26% 12% 7% 41% 14% 182