Immigrant status among adults who pray weekly by religious group

% of adults who pray weekly 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 26% 14% 60% 1,415
Evangelical Protestant 10% 7% 83% 1,090
Historically Black Protestant 6% 8% 87% 219
Jewish 17% 13% 70% 134
Mainline Protestant 5% 7% 88% 1,309
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 11% 10% 79% 745

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 588. 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% 48% 21% 6% 588
Second generation 41% 26% 19% 14% 492
Third generation or higher 22% 33% 29% 17% 4,102

Generational cohort among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 588. 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% 22% 36% 22% 4% < 1% 588
Second generation 33% 13% 21% 22% 10% 1% 492
Third generation or higher 14% 14% 27% 34% 10% 1% 4,102

Gender composition among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 595. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 50% 50% 595
Second generation 49% 51% 499
Third generation or higher 50% 50% 4,147

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 589. 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% 5% 16% 60% 2% 589
Second generation 46% 6% 7% 37% 4% 492
Third generation or higher 81% 11% < 1% 5% 3% 4,099

Income distribution among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 501. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 50% 19% 16% 15% 501
Second generation 36% 16% 25% 23% 425
Third generation or higher 30% 21% 29% 20% 3,723

Educational distribution among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 593. 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% 14% 11% 593
Second generation 37% 36% 17% 10% 499
Third generation or higher 40% 33% 17% 10% 4,133

Marital status among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 593. 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 48% 11% 12% 3% 26% 593
Second generation 34% 9% 11% 5% 40% 498
Third generation or higher 48% 7% 13% 6% 26% 4,135

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 594. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 45% 55% 594
Second generation 24% 76% 498
Third generation or higher 28% 72% 4,136

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 36% 6% 1% 1% 1% 595
Second generation 59% 33% 5% 1% 1% 1% 499
Third generation or higher 63% 30% 4% 1% 1% 1% 4,147

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who say religion is…

Immigrant status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 595. 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% 38% 5% 3% < 1% 595
Second generation 38% 47% 11% 4% 1% 499
Third generation or higher 41% 46% 9% 3% 1% 4,147

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 44% 20% 1% 595
Second generation 27% 53% 20% < 1% 499
Third generation or higher 25% 48% 27% < 1% 4,147

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 14% 13% 51% < 1% 595
Second generation 13% 11% 10% 65% 1% 499
Third generation or higher 12% 9% 10% 69% < 1% 4,147

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 12% 8% 35% 2% 595
Second generation 36% 15% 5% 44% 1% 499
Third generation or higher 28% 11% 5% 55% 1% 4,147

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 16% 15% 13% 1% 595
Second generation 53% 23% 11% 12% 1% 499
Third generation or higher 48% 23% 14% 13% 1% 4,147

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 17% 17% 22% 2% 595
Second generation 45% 15% 14% 24% 1% 499
Third generation or higher 37% 19% 15% 27% 1% 4,147

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 14% 38% 19% 2% 595
Second generation 20% 19% 48% 11% 3% 499
Third generation or higher 23% 12% 56% 7% 2% 4,147

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 24% 72% 1% 3% 595
Second generation 28% 71% 1% < 1% 499
Third generation or higher 30% 68% 1% 1% 4,147

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 13% 45% 1% 595
Second generation 18% 15% 15% 52% < 1% 499
Third generation or higher 17% 15% 14% 53% < 1% 4,147

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 28% 2% 29% 8% 595
Second generation 20% 37% 1% 34% 8% 499
Third generation or higher 23% 37% 2% 31% 7% 4,147

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 595. 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 75% 18% 7% 595
Second generation 81% 13% 6% 499
Third generation or higher 82% 12% 7% 4,147

Belief in Hell among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 595. 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% 29% 8% 595
Second generation 60% 33% 8% 499
Third generation or higher 62% 30% 8% 4,147

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 595. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 24% 27% 49% 595
Second generation 32% 18% 50% 499
Third generation or higher 42% 14% 44% 4,147

Political ideology among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 595. 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% 34% 33% 6% 595
Second generation 27% 40% 31% 2% 499
Third generation or higher 35% 38% 22% 5% 4,147

Views about size of government among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 595. 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% 62% 3% 3% 595
Second generation 46% 50% 2% 2% 499
Third generation or higher 57% 38% 3% 3% 4,147

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 52% 2% 3% 595
Second generation 43% 50% 4% 2% 499
Third generation or higher 47% 48% 4% 1% 4,147

Views about abortion among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 595. 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% 49% 4% 595
Second generation 66% 30% 4% 499
Third generation or higher 58% 39% 3% 4,147

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 595. 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% 3% 5% 595
Second generation 71% 23% 4% 3% 499
Third generation or higher 70% 24% 3% 3% 4,147

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 595. 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% 37% 10% 595
Second generation 66% 25% 9% 499
Third generation or higher 61% 32% 7% 4,147

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 58% 1% 3% 595
Second generation 39% 57% 1% 2% 499
Third generation or higher 39% 58% 2% 2% 4,147

Views about human evolution among adults who pray weekly by immigrant status

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 595. 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% 27% 2% 32% 4% 595
Second generation 40% 28% 3% 26% 2% 499
Third generation or higher 31% 33% 4% 28% 4% 4,147