Immigrant status among adults who say religion is somewhat important by religious group

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 23% 16% 61% 2,201
Evangelical Protestant 7% 6% 86% 1,366
Historically Black Protestant 5% 7% 88% 226
Jewish 10% 22% 68% 311
Mainline Protestant 5% 8% 86% 1,970
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 12% 12% 76% 1,469

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 905. 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% 45% 22% 8% 905
Second generation 45% 26% 15% 14% 900
Third generation or higher 22% 35% 28% 15% 6,286

Generational cohort among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 905. 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 13% 21% 36% 24% 6% < 1% 905
Second generation 35% 16% 20% 18% 9% 2% 900
Third generation or higher 14% 15% 28% 33% 9% 1% 6,286

Gender composition among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 919. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 52% 48% 919
Second generation 47% 53% 915
Third generation or higher 52% 48% 6,370

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 912. 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% 4% 21% 51% 2% 912
Second generation 47% 4% 10% 35% 4% 905
Third generation or higher 82% 9% < 1% 5% 4% 6,296

Income distribution among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 797. 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% 22% 21% 16% 797
Second generation 33% 21% 27% 19% 805
Third generation or higher 31% 20% 28% 21% 5,705

Educational distribution among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 909. 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% 24% 15% 14% 909
Second generation 37% 33% 18% 12% 914
Third generation or higher 40% 33% 17% 10% 6,353

Marital status among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 916. 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% 11% 3% 26% 916
Second generation 33% 11% 9% 5% 42% 909
Third generation or higher 47% 10% 13% 5% 25% 6,351

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 918. 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% 918
Second generation 23% 77% 913
Third generation or higher 28% 72% 6,352

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. 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% 39% 10% 1% 3% 2% 919
Second generation 48% 35% 10% 1% 4% 1% 915
Third generation or higher 52% 37% 6% 1% 3% 2% 6,370

Attendance at religious services among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 17% 54% 29% < 1% 919
Second generation 13% 58% 29% < 1% 915
Third generation or higher 12% 54% 33% < 1% 6,370

Frequency of prayer among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who pray…

Immigrant status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 919. 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% 24% 12% 22% 1% 919
Second generation 38% 26% 13% 22% 1% 915
Third generation or higher 36% 30% 12% 21% 1% 6,370

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 10% 12% 15% 63% < 1% 919
Second generation 7% 10% 9% 74% < 1% 915
Third generation or higher 6% 7% 8% 79% < 1% 6,370

Frequency of meditation among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. 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% 12% 9% 44% 2% 919
Second generation 30% 10% 6% 54% < 1% 915
Third generation or higher 27% 10% 5% 58% 1% 6,370

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. 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% 19% 17% 16% 1% 919
Second generation 42% 22% 14% 21% 1% 915
Third generation or higher 41% 22% 15% 21% 1% 6,370

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. 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% 17% 21% 23% 2% 919
Second generation 44% 17% 14% 24% < 1% 915
Third generation or higher 38% 17% 15% 29% 1% 6,370

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. 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% 15% 48% 19% 2% 919
Second generation 11% 19% 60% 11% 1% 915
Third generation or higher 13% 13% 64% 8% 2% 6,370

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. 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% 75% 1% 2% 919
Second generation 23% 76% 1% 1% 915
Third generation or higher 28% 71% 1% 1% 6,370

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. 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% 11% 16% 56% 1% 919
Second generation 12% 15% 11% 62% < 1% 915
Third generation or higher 12% 11% 13% 64% < 1% 6,370

Interpreting scripture among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. 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% 25% 3% 44% 9% 919
Second generation 12% 32% 1% 46% 9% 915
Third generation or higher 15% 35% 1% 39% 9% 6,370

Belief in Heaven among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 919. 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 68% 24% 8% 919
Second generation 72% 19% 9% 915
Third generation or higher 77% 15% 8% 6,370

Belief in Hell among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 919. 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% 41% 10% 919
Second generation 52% 40% 8% 915
Third generation or higher 57% 34% 8% 6,370

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 919. 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% 27% 51% 919
Second generation 31% 17% 53% 915
Third generation or higher 39% 17% 43% 6,370

Political ideology among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 919. 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% 34% 35% 5% 919
Second generation 24% 40% 32% 4% 915
Third generation or higher 31% 40% 23% 5% 6,370

Views about size of government among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 919. 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% 62% 3% 2% 919
Second generation 48% 47% 3% 3% 915
Third generation or higher 56% 37% 3% 4% 6,370

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 37% 57% 3% 3% 919
Second generation 43% 52% 3% 1% 915
Third generation or higher 47% 48% 4% 1% 6,370

Views about abortion among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 919. 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 58% 38% 4% 919
Second generation 71% 25% 4% 915
Third generation or higher 66% 31% 4% 6,370

Views about homosexuality among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 919. 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% 20% 3% 4% 919
Second generation 82% 12% 4% 3% 915
Third generation or higher 75% 19% 4% 3% 6,370

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 919. 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% 30% 7% 919
Second generation 73% 19% 8% 915
Third generation or higher 66% 26% 8% 6,370

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. 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% 62% 2% 6% 919
Second generation 36% 62% 1% 1% 915
Third generation or higher 37% 58% 2% 2% 6,370

Views about human evolution among adults who say religion is somewhat important by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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 = 919. 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% 24% 5% 25% 5% 919
Second generation 46% 27% 4% 20% 3% 915
Third generation or higher 37% 31% 5% 24% 3% 6,370