Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never meditate by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 18% 15% 67% 3,089
Evangelical Protestant 6% 6% 88% 3,161
Historically Black Protestant 3% 6% 91% 526
Jewish 10% 22% 67% 485
Mainline Protestant 6% 6% 88% 2,645
Mormon 6% 9% 86% 171
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 10% 12% 77% 4,273

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,348. 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% 46% 17% 8% 1,348
Second generation 43% 27% 16% 14% 1,479
Third generation or higher 25% 35% 27% 13% 11,919

Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,348. 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 16% 23% 35% 20% 6% < 1% 1,348
Second generation 33% 15% 22% 19% 9% 2% 1,479
Third generation or higher 15% 16% 29% 32% 8% < 1% 11,919

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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% 46% 1,373
Second generation 51% 49% 1,510
Third generation or higher 51% 49% 12,093

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,359. 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% 6% 23% 39% 3% 1,359
Second generation 50% 5% 10% 32% 3% 1,492
Third generation or higher 82% 9% < 1% 5% 3% 11,970

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,165. 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% 20% 24% 22% 1,165
Second generation 33% 21% 27% 20% 1,311
Third generation or higher 29% 21% 29% 21% 10,722

Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,365. 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% 25% 17% 15% 1,365
Second generation 39% 34% 17% 9% 1,510
Third generation or higher 42% 32% 17% 9% 12,056

Marital status among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,368. 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% 10% 9% 3% 29% 1,368
Second generation 35% 8% 8% 5% 43% 1,503
Third generation or higher 50% 8% 12% 4% 26% 12,061

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,368. 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% 60% 1,368
Second generation 24% 76% 1,508
Third generation or higher 30% 70% 12,056

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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% 25% 12% 1% 15% 2% 1,373
Second generation 46% 20% 9% 1% 21% 3% 1,510
Third generation or higher 56% 22% 6% 1% 13% 3% 12,093

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who say religion is…

Immigrant status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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 38% 30% 16% 15% < 1% 1,373
Second generation 32% 32% 17% 20% < 1% 1,510
Third generation or higher 41% 30% 14% 14% < 1% 12,093

Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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% 40% 37% < 1% 1,373
Second generation 20% 39% 41% < 1% 1,510
Third generation or higher 24% 36% 40% < 1% 12,093

Frequency of prayer among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who pray…

Immigrant status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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% 15% 9% 39% 1% 1,373
Second generation 35% 14% 8% 43% < 1% 1,510
Third generation or higher 41% 18% 7% 33% 1% 12,093

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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% 7% 10% 70% 1% 1,373
Second generation 11% 7% 6% 76% < 1% 1,510
Third generation or higher 14% 7% 7% 72% < 1% 12,093

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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% 16% 15% 26% 2% 1,373
Second generation 39% 16% 12% 31% 1% 1,510
Third generation or higher 44% 17% 12% 25% 1% 12,093

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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% 17% 19% 31% 1% 1,373
Second generation 36% 15% 14% 34% 1% 1,510
Third generation or higher 34% 17% 15% 34% 1% 12,093

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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% 13% 47% 18% 2% 1,373
Second generation 19% 13% 52% 15% 2% 1,510
Third generation or higher 26% 9% 54% 9% 2% 12,093

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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% 73% 2% 1% 1,373
Second generation 25% 74% 1% < 1% 1,510
Third generation or higher 32% 66% 1% 1% 12,093

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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 16% 9% 8% 66% 1% 1,373
Second generation 15% 11% 8% 66% < 1% 1,510
Third generation or higher 22% 9% 8% 61% < 1% 12,093

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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 22% 23% 3% 44% 8% 1,373
Second generation 18% 27% 1% 48% 5% 1,510
Third generation or higher 24% 29% 2% 38% 7% 12,093

Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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 60% 31% 8% 1,373
Second generation 61% 32% 6% 1,510
Third generation or higher 71% 22% 7% 12,093

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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 47% 44% 9% 1,373
Second generation 47% 46% 7% 1,510
Third generation or higher 58% 35% 7% 12,093

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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% 28% 47% 1,373
Second generation 32% 16% 51% 1,510
Third generation or higher 42% 16% 42% 12,093

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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% 34% 33% 7% 1,373
Second generation 28% 35% 33% 4% 1,510
Third generation or higher 36% 35% 22% 6% 12,093

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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% 60% 3% 2% 1,373
Second generation 50% 45% 2% 2% 1,510
Third generation or higher 57% 37% 2% 4% 12,093

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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% 54% 3% 2% 1,373
Second generation 44% 51% 3% 2% 1,510
Third generation or higher 49% 47% 3% 1% 12,093

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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% 39% 4% 1,373
Second generation 67% 30% 3% 1,510
Third generation or higher 57% 40% 3% 12,093

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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% 21% 3% 3% 1,373
Second generation 77% 17% 3% 3% 1,510
Third generation or higher 67% 27% 4% 3% 12,093

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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 64% 29% 7% 1,373
Second generation 71% 23% 6% 1,510
Third generation or higher 59% 35% 7% 12,093

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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% 2% 4% 1,373
Second generation 36% 61% 2% 2% 1,510
Third generation or higher 40% 56% 2% 2% 12,093

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never meditate by immigrant status

% of adults who seldom or never meditate 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 = 1,373. 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% 20% 4% 27% 4% 1,373
Second generation 49% 22% 3% 23% 3% 1,510
Third generation or higher 37% 25% 4% 31% 3% 12,093