Immigrant status among adults who do not believe in God by religious group

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 16% 19% 66% 114
Jewish 4% 26% 70% 161
Mainline Protestant 10% 6% 84% 109
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 12% 15% 73% 2,703

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 376. 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 41% 40% 12% 8% 376
Second generation 49% 24% 11% 17% 456
Third generation or higher 35% 35% 18% 11% 2,507

Generational cohort among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 376. 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 27% 22% 32% 15% 5% < 1% 376
Second generation 38% 17% 17% 15% 10% 3% 456
Third generation or higher 23% 21% 26% 22% 7% 1% 2,507

Gender composition among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 63% 37% 380
Second generation 64% 36% 464
Third generation or higher 66% 34% 2,532

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 370. 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% 3% 35% 20% 2% 370
Second generation 55% 3% 16% 23% 3% 456
Third generation or higher 89% 2% 1% 5% 4% 2,510

Income distribution among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 343. 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 26% 15% 28% 31% 343
Second generation 30% 18% 25% 26% 418
Third generation or higher 22% 19% 31% 28% 2,332

Educational distribution among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 379. 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 23% 24% 26% 26% 379
Second generation 31% 35% 22% 12% 462
Third generation or higher 29% 30% 25% 16% 2,527

Marital status among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 378. 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 43% 10% 7% 1% 39% 378
Second generation 32% 8% 4% 3% 53% 462
Third generation or higher 39% 12% 10% 2% 37% 2,526

Parent of children under 18 among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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% 70% 380
Second generation 16% 84% 463
Third generation or higher 21% 79% 2,525

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who say religion is…

Immigrant status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 5% 9% 24% 62% < 1% 380
Second generation 3% 9% 30% 58% 1% 464
Third generation or higher 2% 8% 21% 68% 1% 2,532

Attendance at religious services among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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 4% 23% 72% 1% 380
Second generation 3% 18% 78% 1% 464
Third generation or higher 2% 15% 83% < 1% 2,532

Frequency of prayer among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who pray…

Immigrant status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 4% 1% 4% 91% < 1% 380
Second generation 2% 2% 2% 94% < 1% 464
Third generation or higher 2% 2% 3% 93% < 1% 2,532

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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 1% 4% 6% 89% < 1% 380
Second generation 2% 1% 2% 94% < 1% 464
Third generation or higher 1% 1% 1% 97% < 1% 2,532

Frequency of meditation among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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% 8% 6% 63% 3% 380
Second generation 16% 7% 5% 72% 1% 464
Third generation or higher 18% 8% 5% 67% < 1% 2,532

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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 32% 15% 15% 36% 2% 380
Second generation 31% 11% 9% 46% 2% 464
Third generation or higher 30% 16% 8% 45% 2% 2,532

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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% 18% 20% 26% 2% 380
Second generation 42% 15% 15% 26% 2% 464
Third generation or higher 48% 18% 12% 21% < 1% 2,532

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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 2% 21% 38% 37% 1% 380
Second generation 1% 19% 48% 30% 2% 464
Third generation or higher 1% 19% 54% 24% 1% 2,532

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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 15% 83% 1% 1% 380
Second generation 14% 85% 1% < 1% 464
Third generation or higher 17% 82% 1% 1% 2,532

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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 3% 2% 5% 90% < 1% 380
Second generation 3% 3% 4% 90% < 1% 464
Third generation or higher 2% 3% 5% 91% < 1% 2,532

Interpreting scripture among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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 < 1% 1% < 1% 94% 4% 380
Second generation 1% 2% < 1% 93% 4% 464
Third generation or higher 1% 2% < 1% 95% 3% 2,532

Belief in Heaven among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 8% 90% 2% 380
Second generation 8% 88% 4% 464
Third generation or higher 5% 92% 3% 2,532

Belief in Hell among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 7% 90% 2% 380
Second generation 6% 91% 3% 464
Third generation or higher 4% 94% 3% 2,532

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 15% 24% 61% 380
Second generation 17% 16% 67% 464
Third generation or higher 19% 16% 65% 2,532

Political ideology among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 10% 34% 50% 6% 380
Second generation 15% 28% 52% 5% 464
Third generation or higher 13% 31% 51% 6% 2,532

Views about size of government among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 35% 61% 1% 3% 380
Second generation 43% 52% 2% 4% 464
Third generation or higher 45% 48% 4% 3% 2,532

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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 28% 65% 5% 2% 380
Second generation 28% 68% 3% 1% 464
Third generation or higher 29% 66% 3% 1% 2,532

Views about abortion among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 84% 15% 2% 380
Second generation 87% 10% 3% 464
Third generation or higher 87% 10% 3% 2,532

Views about homosexuality among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 88% 10% 1% 1% 380
Second generation 92% 4% 2% 1% 464
Third generation or higher 92% 6% 2% 1% 2,532

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 87% 10% 3% 380
Second generation 89% 7% 4% 464
Third generation or higher 89% 7% 3% 2,532

Views about environmental regulation among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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% 80% 2% 2% 380
Second generation 19% 79% 1% 1% 464
Third generation or higher 20% 77% 1% 2% 2,532

Views about human evolution among adults who do not believe in God by immigrant status

% of adults who do not believe in God 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 = 380. 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 82% 4% 1% 10% 2% 380
Second generation 85% 6% 2% 5% 2% 464
Third generation or higher 89% 3% 1% 5% 1% 2,532