Immigrant status among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by religious group

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Religious tradition Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 202. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 25% 18% 57% 202
Catholic 24% 15% 61% 2,056
Evangelical Protestant 9% 8% 83% 627
Hindu 90% 8% 2% 119
Historically Black Protestant 3% 5% 91% 173
Jewish 9% 20% 71% 512
Mainline Protestant 6% 8% 86% 1,824
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 11% 14% 75% 5,647

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,339. 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% 44% 21% 9% 1,339
Second generation 42% 28% 14% 15% 1,442
Third generation or higher 27% 34% 25% 14% 9,069

Generational cohort among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,339. 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% 20% 35% 23% 6% < 1% 1,339
Second generation 32% 17% 22% 18% 9% 2% 1,442
Third generation or higher 16% 19% 27% 30% 8% < 1% 9,069

Gender composition among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. 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% 1,357
Second generation 56% 44% 1,460
Third generation or higher 56% 44% 9,191

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,339. 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% 4% 25% 39% 2% 1,339
Second generation 49% 3% 12% 30% 5% 1,440
Third generation or higher 84% 6% 1% 5% 4% 9,062

Income distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,194. 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 31% 19% 25% 25% 1,194
Second generation 29% 21% 27% 24% 1,306
Third generation or higher 26% 19% 30% 26% 8,372

Educational distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,352. 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% 25% 19% 20% 1,352
Second generation 29% 34% 22% 14% 1,458
Third generation or higher 30% 32% 23% 15% 9,162

Marital status among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,350. 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% 10% 10% 2% 31% 1,350
Second generation 32% 10% 8% 4% 46% 1,454
Third generation or higher 45% 11% 12% 4% 28% 9,161

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,353. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 34% 66% 1,353
Second generation 18% 82% 1,459
Third generation or higher 26% 74% 9,168

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. 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% 28% 16% 1% 24% 3% 1,357
Second generation 25% 25% 15% 1% 30% 4% 1,460
Third generation or higher 28% 29% 11% 1% 26% 5% 9,191

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who say religion is…

Immigrant status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. 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% 33% 21% 24% 1% 1,357
Second generation 13% 30% 25% 30% 1% 1,460
Third generation or higher 16% 29% 24% 30% 1% 9,191

Attendance at religious services among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. 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% 39% 47% 1% 1,357
Second generation 9% 33% 58% < 1% 1,460
Third generation or higher 8% 32% 60% < 1% 9,191

Frequency of prayer among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who pray…

Immigrant status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 27% 14% 9% 48% 1% 1,357
Second generation 23% 12% 8% 57% < 1% 1,460
Third generation or higher 24% 15% 8% 53% 1% 9,191

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 8% 7% 9% 76% < 1% 1,357
Second generation 4% 4% 3% 89% < 1% 1,460
Third generation or higher 4% 3% 4% 88% < 1% 9,191

Frequency of meditation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. 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% 10% 6% 48% 2% 1,357
Second generation 28% 11% 6% 55% < 1% 1,460
Third generation or higher 29% 10% 5% 55% 1% 9,191

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 44% 16% 15% 23% 2% 1,357
Second generation 42% 16% 11% 30% 1% 1,460
Third generation or higher 41% 17% 12% 28% 1% 9,191

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. 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% 17% 19% 22% 1% 1,357
Second generation 50% 15% 13% 22% 1% 1,460
Third generation or higher 49% 17% 13% 20% < 1% 9,191

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. 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% 17% 46% 25% 1% 1,357
Second generation 6% 22% 52% 17% 2% 1,460
Third generation or higher 5% 18% 60% 15% 2% 9,191

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. 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 19% 78% 1% 2% 1,357
Second generation 17% 81% 1% 1% 1,460
Third generation or higher 21% 77% 1% 1% 9,191

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. 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% 8% 9% 70% 1% 1,357
Second generation 7% 6% 7% 79% < 1% 1,460
Third generation or higher 8% 6% 8% 78% < 1% 9,191

Belief in Heaven among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. 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% 53% 8% 1,357
Second generation 39% 53% 9% 1,460
Third generation or higher 41% 49% 9% 9,191

Belief in Hell among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. 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% 66% 6% 1,357
Second generation 25% 67% 8% 1,460
Third generation or higher 26% 66% 8% 9,191

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. 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% 24% 56% 1,357
Second generation 22% 15% 63% 1,460
Third generation or higher 27% 17% 57% 9,191

Political ideology among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. 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% 36% 41% 6% 1,357
Second generation 16% 35% 45% 4% 1,460
Third generation or higher 19% 37% 39% 5% 9,191

Views about size of government among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. 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% 57% 2% 3% 1,357
Second generation 47% 47% 3% 3% 1,460
Third generation or higher 52% 41% 4% 4% 9,191

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. 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% 59% 3% 2% 1,357
Second generation 34% 61% 4% 1% 1,460
Third generation or higher 36% 59% 3% 1% 9,191

Views about abortion among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. 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 71% 26% 3% 1,357
Second generation 82% 16% 2% 1,460
Third generation or higher 79% 18% 3% 9,191

Views about homosexuality among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 84% 12% 2% 2% 1,357
Second generation 88% 8% 2% 2% 1,460
Third generation or higher 87% 10% 2% 2% 9,191

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,357. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 77% 18% 6% 1,357
Second generation 83% 12% 4% 1,460
Third generation or higher 82% 13% 5% 9,191

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. 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% 69% 2% 3% 1,357
Second generation 25% 72% 2% 2% 1,460
Third generation or higher 27% 70% 2% 2% 9,191

Views about human evolution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by immigrant status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 1,357. 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% 15% 4% 17% 3% 1,357
Second generation 68% 14% 4% 12% 2% 1,460
Third generation or higher 66% 18% 4% 10% 1% 9,191