Immigrant status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by religious group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Religious tradition Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher 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 24% 15% 61% 4,728
Evangelical Protestant 8% 7% 85% 7,506
Historically Black Protestant 6% 3% 90% 1,660
Jehovah's Witness 23% 8% 69% 219
Jewish 17% 20% 63% 274
Mainline Protestant 7% 6% 87% 3,954
Mormon 7% 7% 86% 570
Muslim 66% 17% 17% 183
Orthodox Christian 40% 26% 34% 113
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 13% 10% 77% 1,764

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,114. 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.
Immigrants 20% 48% 22% 11% 2,114
Second generation 31% 29% 19% 20% 1,828
Third generation or higher 16% 32% 31% 21% 17,253

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,114. 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.
Immigrants 11% 18% 38% 25% 7% 1% 2,114
Second generation 22% 14% 24% 23% 13% 3% 1,828
Third generation or higher 10% 11% 27% 37% 14% 1% 17,253

Gender composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 45% 55% 2,162
Second generation 42% 58% 1,873
Third generation or higher 44% 56% 17,579

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,138. 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.
Immigrants 17% 12% 15% 54% 2% 2,138
Second generation 48% 8% 5% 36% 4% 1,841
Third generation or higher 74% 17% < 1% 5% 4% 17,314

Income distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who have a household income of…

Immigrant status Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,794. 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.
Immigrants 49% 21% 18% 12% 1,794
Second generation 36% 22% 25% 17% 1,591
Third generation or higher 34% 21% 28% 16% 15,310

Educational distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,147. 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.
Immigrants 52% 23% 15% 10% 2,147
Second generation 39% 36% 16% 9% 1,870
Third generation or higher 42% 34% 15% 9% 17,510

Marital status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,152. 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.
Immigrants 53% 6% 14% 4% 22% 2,152
Second generation 40% 7% 12% 9% 32% 1,865
Third generation or higher 52% 5% 14% 8% 20% 17,505

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,148. 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.
Immigrants 42% 58% 2,148
Second generation 27% 73% 1,866
Third generation or higher 29% 71% 17,527

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say religion is…

Immigrant status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 74% 19% 3% 2% 1% 2,162
Second generation 67% 24% 4% 4% 1% 1,873
Third generation or higher 75% 19% 3% 2% 1% 17,579

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who attend religious services…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 50% 33% 16% 1% 2,162
Second generation 46% 35% 18% < 1% 1,873
Third generation or higher 49% 33% 17% 1% 17,579

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who pray…

Immigrant status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 72% 15% 4% 7% 1% 2,162
Second generation 71% 16% 4% 8% 1% 1,873
Third generation or higher 75% 15% 3% 6% 1% 17,579

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who attend prayer group…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 37% 12% 11% 39% 1% 2,162
Second generation 30% 12% 8% 51% < 1% 1,873
Third generation or higher 35% 11% 10% 44% 1% 17,579

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who meditate…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 56% 8% 5% 28% 3% 2,162
Second generation 49% 7% 4% 39% 2% 1,873
Third generation or higher 47% 7% 3% 40% 2% 17,579

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 69% 14% 8% 7% 2% 2,162
Second generation 67% 14% 7% 10% 1% 1,873
Third generation or higher 72% 13% 7% 7% 1% 17,579

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 53% 15% 12% 19% 2% 2,162
Second generation 49% 15% 10% 25% 1% 1,873
Third generation or higher 46% 16% 11% 26% 2% 17,579

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Immigrant status Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 40% 9% 38% 10% 3% 2,162
Second generation 42% 10% 41% 5% 2% 1,873
Third generation or higher 49% 6% 38% 4% 3% 17,579

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say…

Immigrant status 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 = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 30% 66% 2% 2% 2,162
Second generation 35% 63% 1% 1% 1,873
Third generation or higher 42% 55% 1% 1% 17,579

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who read scripture…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 49% 12% 9% 29% 1% 2,162
Second generation 43% 14% 9% 33% 1% 1,873
Third generation or higher 51% 12% 8% 28% 1% 17,579

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say the holy scripture is…

Immigrant status 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 = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 45% 28% 4% 16% 7% 2,162
Second generation 36% 36% 3% 19% 7% 1,873
Third generation or higher 43% 33% 4% 14% 6% 17,579

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 83% 12% 5% 2,162
Second generation 87% 8% 5% 1,873
Third generation or higher 87% 7% 6% 17,579

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 67% 25% 8% 2,162
Second generation 67% 26% 7% 1,873
Third generation or higher 74% 19% 7% 17,579

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 24% 31% 45% 2,162
Second generation 38% 17% 45% 1,873
Third generation or higher 47% 16% 37% 17,579

Political ideology among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 34% 32% 24% 10% 2,162
Second generation 39% 34% 23% 5% 1,873
Third generation or higher 47% 31% 16% 6% 17,579

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 30% 64% 3% 3% 2,162
Second generation 51% 44% 3% 3% 1,873
Third generation or higher 59% 34% 3% 4% 17,579

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say government aid to the poor…

Immigrant status Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 39% 53% 5% 3% 2,162
Second generation 46% 49% 3% 2% 1,873
Third generation or higher 50% 43% 4% 2% 17,579

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 40% 55% 5% 2,162
Second generation 49% 47% 4% 1,873
Third generation or higher 42% 54% 4% 17,579

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 53% 38% 5% 5% 2,162
Second generation 60% 31% 4% 5% 1,873
Third generation or higher 49% 43% 5% 4% 17,579

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 42% 49% 10% 2,162
Second generation 51% 39% 10% 1,873
Third generation or higher 39% 53% 8% 17,579

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say…

Immigrant status 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 = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 34% 57% 2% 6% 2,162
Second generation 40% 55% 2% 3% 1,873
Third generation or higher 44% 50% 3% 3% 17,579

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by immigrant status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say humans…

Immigrant status 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 = 2,162. 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.
Immigrants 21% 26% 3% 43% 6% 2,162
Second generation 22% 30% 4% 39% 5% 1,873
Third generation or higher 15% 30% 3% 47% 5% 17,579