Immigrant status among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Religious tradition Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 185. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 14% 23% 63% 185
Catholic 36% 14% 50% 2,996
Evangelical Protestant 11% 7% 82% 4,352
Historically Black Protestant 8% 2% 90% 1,109
Jehovah's Witness 25% 7% 67% 193
Jewish 16% 20% 64% 226
Mainline Protestant 8% 7% 84% 2,395
Mormon 8% 7% 85% 408
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 16% 12% 72% 1,983

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,841. 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 18% 46% 24% 12% 1,841
Second generation 29% 28% 20% 24% 1,349
Third generation or higher 14% 29% 31% 26% 11,178

Generational cohort among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,841. 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 9% 16% 38% 28% 8% 1% 1,841
Second generation 20% 14% 22% 23% 16% 4% 1,349
Third generation or higher 8% 10% 25% 38% 18% 2% 11,178

Gender composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 44% 56% 1,873
Second generation 43% 57% 1,379
Third generation or higher 45% 55% 11,411

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,852. 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 12% 10% 12% 63% 2% 1,852
Second generation 49% 6% 5% 35% 5% 1,353
Third generation or higher 73% 17% < 1% 5% 5% 11,213

Income distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,561. 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 55% 19% 15% 11% 1,561
Second generation 39% 20% 23% 18% 1,179
Third generation or higher 35% 21% 27% 17% 9,970

Educational distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,857. 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% 20% 14% 10% 1,857
Second generation 33% 36% 18% 12% 1,376
Third generation or higher 38% 34% 17% 11% 11,362

Marital status among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,864. 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% 7% 15% 5% 20% 1,864
Second generation 39% 8% 13% 10% 30% 1,369
Third generation or higher 50% 6% 15% 10% 18% 11,348

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,863. 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% 1,863
Second generation 23% 77% 1,374
Third generation or higher 25% 75% 11,372

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who say they…

Immigrant status Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 66% 25% 4% 1% 3% 1% 1,873
Second generation 72% 16% 4% 1% 6% 1% 1,379
Third generation or higher 79% 12% 3% 1% 4% 1% 11,411

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who say religion is…

Immigrant status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 73% 16% 4% 5% 1% 1,873
Second generation 60% 22% 8% 8% 1% 1,379
Third generation or higher 71% 16% 6% 6% 1% 11,411

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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 54% 28% 18% < 1% 1,873
Second generation 47% 28% 25% < 1% 1,379
Third generation or higher 51% 27% 21% 1% 11,411

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who pray…

Immigrant status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 73% 14% 3% 9% 1% 1,873
Second generation 71% 15% 3% 11% 1% 1,379
Third generation or higher 76% 11% 2% 9% 1% 11,411

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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% 13% 8% 36% 1% 1,873
Second generation 30% 11% 7% 50% 1% 1,379
Third generation or higher 40% 10% 8% 41% 1% 11,411

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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 76% 11% 6% 6% 2% 1,873
Second generation 76% 12% 5% 6% 1% 1,379
Third generation or higher 79% 10% 4% 6% 1% 11,411

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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 62% 13% 11% 13% 2% 1,873
Second generation 61% 13% 9% 14% 2% 1,379
Third generation or higher 59% 14% 8% 17% 2% 11,411

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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% 10% 32% 13% 3% 1,873
Second generation 38% 15% 38% 7% 2% 1,379
Third generation or higher 46% 10% 36% 5% 3% 11,411

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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 29% 67% 2% 3% 1,873
Second generation 32% 65% 1% 2% 1,379
Third generation or higher 40% 57% 2% 1% 11,411

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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% 11% 6% 27% 1% 1,873
Second generation 47% 10% 7% 35% < 1% 1,379
Third generation or higher 57% 10% 6% 27% 1% 11,411

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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 46% 23% 4% 22% 6% 1,873
Second generation 32% 27% 2% 32% 7% 1,379
Third generation or higher 40% 26% 3% 24% 7% 11,411

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 77% 17% 6% 1,873
Second generation 74% 19% 7% 1,379
Third generation or higher 77% 16% 7% 11,411

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 62% 30% 8% 1,873
Second generation 54% 37% 8% 1,379
Third generation or higher 64% 28% 8% 11,411

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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% 30% 49% 1,873
Second generation 32% 17% 51% 1,379
Third generation or higher 41% 16% 42% 11,411

Political ideology among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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% 29% 28% 9% 1,873
Second generation 33% 32% 29% 6% 1,379
Third generation or higher 43% 31% 21% 6% 11,411

Views about size of government among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 25% 68% 3% 4% 1,873
Second generation 48% 45% 3% 3% 1,379
Third generation or higher 57% 35% 4% 4% 11,411

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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 36% 56% 5% 3% 1,873
Second generation 37% 57% 4% 2% 1,379
Third generation or higher 45% 48% 5% 2% 11,411

Views about abortion among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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% 55% 6% 1,873
Second generation 55% 41% 4% 1,379
Third generation or higher 46% 49% 5% 11,411

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 57% 34% 4% 5% 1,873
Second generation 62% 29% 4% 4% 1,379
Third generation or higher 51% 41% 5% 4% 11,411

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,873. 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 44% 46% 10% 1,873
Second generation 55% 36% 9% 1,379
Third generation or higher 43% 49% 8% 11,411

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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 33% 59% 2% 6% 1,873
Second generation 34% 61% 2% 3% 1,379
Third generation or higher 40% 54% 3% 3% 11,411

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 1,873. 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 25% 26% 4% 39% 5% 1,873
Second generation 32% 25% 5% 34% 5% 1,379
Third generation or higher 23% 26% 4% 42% 5% 11,411