Immigrant status among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious group

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 32% 13% 55% 2,178
Evangelical Protestant 9% 7% 85% 5,243
Historically Black Protestant 8% 3% 89% 907
Jehovah's Witness 27% 8% 65% 193
Jewish 16% 28% 56% 124
Mainline Protestant 7% 6% 87% 1,813
Mormon 6% 5% 89% 424
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 19% 8% 73% 422

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,221. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 18% 46% 24% 12% 1,221
Second generation 29% 29% 19% 22% 856
Third generation or higher 14% 31% 32% 23% 9,284

Generational cohort among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,221. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 9% 18% 38% 28% 8% 1% 1,221
Second generation 22% 12% 25% 23% 15% 3% 856
Third generation or higher 9% 10% 26% 38% 15% 1% 9,284

Gender composition among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. 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% 57% 1,251
Second generation 40% 60% 883
Third generation or higher 41% 59% 9,469

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,239. 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% 11% 10% 63% 2% 1,239
Second generation 47% 8% 6% 35% 3% 869
Third generation or higher 75% 16% < 1% 4% 4% 9,352

Income distribution among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,029. 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% 19% 14% 9% 1,029
Second generation 34% 23% 26% 17% 749
Third generation or higher 33% 21% 30% 16% 8,212

Educational distribution among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,238. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 62% 19% 13% 7% 1,238
Second generation 36% 38% 18% 9% 881
Third generation or higher 41% 34% 16% 9% 9,435

Marital status among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,240. 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% 8% 15% 5% 18% 1,240
Second generation 46% 5% 12% 9% 29% 879
Third generation or higher 57% 3% 13% 8% 18% 9,430

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,241. 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% 57% 1,241
Second generation 28% 72% 879
Third generation or higher 29% 71% 9,431

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,251. 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 69% 26% 3% 1% < 1% 1% 1,251
Second generation 90% 8% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 883
Third generation or higher 93% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 9,469

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say religion is…

Immigrant status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. 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 86% 11% 2% 1% 1% 1,251
Second generation 86% 11% 2% 1% 1% 883
Third generation or higher 89% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 9,469

Attendance at religious services among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,251. 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 65% 25% 9% 1% 1,251
Second generation 65% 23% 11% < 1% 883
Third generation or higher 66% 24% 9% 1% 9,469

Frequency of prayer among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who pray…

Immigrant status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. 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 78% 12% 3% 6% 1% 1,251
Second generation 81% 12% 2% 4% < 1% 883
Third generation or higher 85% 11% 2% 2% 1% 9,469

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,251. 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% 15% 8% 27% 1% 1,251
Second generation 44% 13% 9% 35% < 1% 883
Third generation or higher 48% 12% 9% 29% 1% 9,469

Frequency of meditation among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,251. 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 61% 9% 4% 21% 4% 1,251
Second generation 56% 5% 2% 34% 2% 883
Third generation or higher 52% 7% 3% 36% 2% 9,469

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,251. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 76% 10% 6% 7% 1% 1,251
Second generation 76% 13% 5% 6% 1% 883
Third generation or higher 79% 10% 5% 5% 1% 9,469

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,251. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 57% 13% 11% 15% 3% 1,251
Second generation 51% 14% 11% 22% 2% 883
Third generation or higher 48% 16% 10% 24% 2% 9,469

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,251. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 35% 60% 2% 3% 1,251
Second generation 45% 52% 1% 1% 883
Third generation or higher 54% 44% 1% 1% 9,469

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,251. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 62% 12% 5% 19% 1% 1,251
Second generation 62% 11% 5% 21% 1% 883
Third generation or higher 67% 11% 6% 16% 1% 9,469

Interpreting scripture among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say the holy scripture is…

Immigrant status Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. 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% 23% 4% 10% 5% 1,251
Second generation 48% 34% 4% 10% 4% 883
Third generation or higher 55% 32% 4% 5% 4% 9,469

Belief in Heaven among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. 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 86% 9% 5% 1,251
Second generation 90% 6% 4% 883
Third generation or higher 89% 5% 6% 9,469

Belief in Hell among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. 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% 7% 1,251
Second generation 73% 20% 7% 883
Third generation or higher 80% 13% 7% 9,469

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. 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% 33% 43% 1,251
Second generation 46% 17% 37% 883
Third generation or higher 54% 14% 31% 9,469

Political ideology among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. 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% 25% 23% 10% 1,251
Second generation 48% 30% 17% 6% 883
Third generation or higher 57% 26% 11% 6% 9,469

Views about size of government among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 25% 68% 3% 3% 1,251
Second generation 53% 41% 3% 3% 883
Third generation or higher 63% 31% 3% 3% 9,469

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,251. 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% 56% 5% 3% 1,251
Second generation 49% 46% 3% 1% 883
Third generation or higher 54% 40% 4% 2% 9,469

Views about abortion among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. 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% 68% 4% 1,251
Second generation 35% 61% 3% 883
Third generation or higher 29% 67% 4% 9,469

Views about homosexuality among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 44% 46% 4% 5% 1,251
Second generation 45% 46% 5% 5% 883
Third generation or higher 35% 57% 5% 4% 9,469

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,251. 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% 60% 9% 1,251
Second generation 38% 52% 10% 883
Third generation or higher 26% 67% 7% 9,469

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 1,251. 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% 55% 2% 6% 1,251
Second generation 45% 50% 2% 3% 883
Third generation or higher 48% 46% 3% 3% 9,469

Views about human evolution among adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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
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Immigrants 16% 26% 3% 49% 6% 1,251
Second generation 14% 28% 2% 50% 6% 883
Third generation or higher 8% 26% 2% 59% 5% 9,469