Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,502. 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.
2014 45% 30% 13% 11% < 1% 4,502
2007 49% 34% 11% 6% < 1% 5,071

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Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say religion is…

Religious tradition Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know 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 51% 38% 9% 2% < 1% 1,070
Evangelical Protestant 72% 25% 3% 1% < 1% 906
Historically Black Protestant 82% 15% 2% < 1% < 1% 215
Jewish 22% 38% 28% 11% < 1% 143
Mainline Protestant 46% 40% 11% 3% 1% 864
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 8% 21% 31% 39% < 1% 976

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are ages…

Importance of religion in one's life 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,975. 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.
Very important 17% 36% 28% 19% 1,975
Somewhat important 21% 37% 26% 16% 1,298
Not too important 29% 40% 18% 12% 616
Not at all important 24% 44% 19% 13% 515

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,975. 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.
Very important 10% 15% 28% 33% 13% 1% 1,975
Somewhat important 12% 16% 30% 31% 10% 1% 1,298
Not too important 19% 20% 30% 23% 6% 1% 616
Not at all important 15% 20% 33% 24% 7% 1% 515

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 43% 57% 2,018
Somewhat important 52% 48% 1,323
Not too important 58% 42% 623
Not at all important 61% 39% 523

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who identify as…

Importance of religion in one's life White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,991. 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.
Very important 63% 15% 3% 16% 3% 1,991
Somewhat important 67% 5% 8% 17% 3% 1,314
Not too important 72% 3% 14% 8% 3% 620
Not at all important 75% 5% 8% 9% 3% 523

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,993. 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.
Very important 18% 8% 74% 1,993
Somewhat important 19% 10% 71% 1,311
Not too important 16% 12% 72% 616
Not at all important 15% 14% 71% 518

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who have a household income of…

Importance of religion in one's life Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,747. 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.
Very important 35% 18% 28% 18% 1,747
Somewhat important 27% 22% 28% 23% 1,195
Not too important 21% 21% 30% 28% 568
Not at all important 19% 17% 31% 33% 472

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who have completed…

Importance of religion in one's life High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,007. 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.
Very important 39% 33% 17% 11% 2,007
Somewhat important 39% 30% 18% 13% 1,318
Not too important 28% 30% 25% 17% 621
Not at all important 27% 24% 28% 21% 522

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,009. 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.
Very important 55% 5% 12% 8% 20% 2,009
Somewhat important 53% 9% 12% 6% 20% 1,318
Not too important 44% 9% 8% 3% 36% 622
Not at all important 43% 11% 11% 4% 31% 520

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,010. 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.
Very important 34% 66% 2,010
Somewhat important 33% 67% 1,319
Not too important 26% 74% 620
Not at all important 24% 76% 522

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say they…

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 2,018. 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.
Very important 86% 12% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 2,018
Somewhat important 45% 45% 7% < 1% 2% 2% 1,323
Not too important 15% 37% 20% < 1% 21% 7% 623
Not at all important 8% 13% 13% 1% 57% 7% 523

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who attend religious services…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 53% 35% 11% 1% 2,018
Somewhat important 13% 59% 28% < 1% 1,323
Not too important 1% 36% 62% < 1% 623
Not at all important 1% 10% 89% < 1% 523

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who pray…

Importance of religion in one's life At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 75% 17% 4% 3% 1% 2,018
Somewhat important 31% 29% 17% 22% < 1% 1,323
Not too important 10% 12% 11% 67% 1% 623
Not at all important 6% 3% 3% 88% < 1% 523

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who attend prayer group…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 32% 14% 14% 39% < 1% 2,018
Somewhat important 5% 7% 12% 75% < 1% 1,323
Not too important 2% 1% 4% 93% < 1% 623
Not at all important 1% < 1% 1% 98% < 1% 523

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who meditate…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 39% 10% 6% 42% 2% 2,018
Somewhat important 19% 10% 10% 61% 1% 1,323
Not too important 12% 11% 10% 67% < 1% 623
Not at all important 16% 8% 7% 69% < 1% 523

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 60% 19% 16% 5% 1% 2,018
Somewhat important 28% 22% 30% 19% 1% 1,323
Not too important 20% 15% 28% 36% 2% 623
Not at all important 22% 13% 19% 45% 1% 523

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Importance of religion in one's life Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 51% 5% 35% 6% 3% 2,018
Somewhat important 13% 13% 63% 11% 2% 1,323
Not too important 2% 15% 67% 15% 1% 623
Not at all important 2% 19% 58% 20% 1% 523

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say…

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 2,018. 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.
Very important 40% 58% 1% 1% 2,018
Somewhat important 25% 73% 1% < 1% 1,323
Not too important 21% 77% 1% < 1% 623
Not at all important 19% 80% 1% < 1% 523

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who read scripture…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 45% 15% 14% 26% 1% 2,018
Somewhat important 8% 10% 17% 65% < 1% 1,323
Not too important 2% 3% 6% 89% < 1% 623
Not at all important 2% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 523

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say the holy scripture is…

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 2,018. 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.
Very important 46% 35% 4% 10% 5% 2,018
Somewhat important 15% 36% 1% 40% 8% 1,323
Not too important 3% 12% 1% 74% 10% 623
Not at all important 2% 3% < 1% 89% 5% 523

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …in heaven

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 90% 6% 4% 2,018
Somewhat important 77% 15% 8% 1,323
Not too important 45% 45% 10% 623
Not at all important 15% 81% 4% 523

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …in hell

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 76% 17% 7% 2,018
Somewhat important 56% 35% 8% 1,323
Not too important 30% 61% 10% 623
Not at all important 11% 86% 3% 523

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who identify as…

Importance of religion in one's life Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 44% 16% 40% 2,018
Somewhat important 40% 17% 43% 1,323
Not too important 31% 17% 53% 623
Not at all important 18% 13% 69% 523

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 43% 35% 16% 5% 2,018
Somewhat important 29% 44% 24% 4% 1,323
Not too important 20% 38% 36% 6% 623
Not at all important 12% 37% 46% 5% 523

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who would rather have…

Importance of religion in one's life Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 53% 42% 2% 3% 2,018
Somewhat important 55% 39% 2% 4% 1,323
Not too important 53% 41% 3% 3% 623
Not at all important 47% 49% 3% 2% 523

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say government aid to the poor…

Importance of religion in one's life Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 47% 46% 4% 3% 2,018
Somewhat important 47% 49% 3% 1% 1,323
Not too important 35% 61% 2% 2% 623
Not at all important 30% 66% 3% 2% 523

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say abortion should be…

Importance of religion in one's life Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 40% 56% 4% 2,018
Somewhat important 65% 32% 3% 1,323
Not too important 82% 15% 3% 623
Not at all important 84% 13% 3% 523

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say homosexuality…

Importance of religion in one's life Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 50% 41% 5% 4% 2,018
Somewhat important 75% 19% 4% 2% 1,323
Not too important 85% 11% 3% 1% 623
Not at all important 89% 7% 2% 2% 523

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Importance of religion in one's life Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,018. 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.
Very important 39% 54% 7% 2,018
Somewhat important 68% 26% 6% 1,323
Not too important 79% 14% 6% 623
Not at all important 87% 9% 3% 523

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say…

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 2,018. 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.
Very important 42% 53% 2% 3% 2,018
Somewhat important 34% 62% 2% 2% 1,323
Not too important 29% 67% 2% 2% 623
Not at all important 19% 78% 2% < 1% 523

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say humans…

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 2,018. 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.
Very important 15% 31% 3% 46% 5% 2,018
Somewhat important 39% 33% 4% 22% 2% 1,323
Not too important 67% 14% 5% 12% 2% 623
Not at all important 82% 6% 2% 9% 1% 523