Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,920. 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 53% 25% 11% 10% 1% 5,920
2007 56% 27% 9% 7% 1% 6,387

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Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by religious group

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 56% 35% 7% 2% < 1% 1,151
Evangelical Protestant 78% 19% 2% 1% < 1% 1,606
Historically Black Protestant 87% 11% < 1% 2% < 1% 362
Mainline Protestant 55% 34% 9% 1% 1% 991
Mormon 80% 15% 4% 1% < 1% 124
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 12% 22% 27% 37% 1% 1,261

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are ages…

Importance of religion in one's life 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,232. 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 16% 34% 27% 23% 3,232
Somewhat important 27% 35% 23% 15% 1,419
Not too important 39% 36% 16% 9% 610
Not at all important 34% 39% 15% 12% 583

Generational cohort among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,232. 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 8% 14% 28% 33% 16% 1% 3,232
Somewhat important 16% 20% 27% 28% 9% 1% 1,419
Not too important 22% 27% 26% 19% 6% < 1% 610
Not at all important 20% 26% 28% 19% 8% 1% 583

Gender composition among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,261. 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% 3,261
Somewhat important 53% 47% 1,427
Not too important 58% 42% 612
Not at all important 64% 36% 585

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who identify as…

Importance of religion in one's life White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,226. 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 62% 18% 2% 14% 4% 3,226
Somewhat important 67% 8% 4% 17% 5% 1,415
Not too important 73% 5% 10% 9% 3% 607
Not at all important 71% 4% 6% 14% 5% 579

Immigrant status among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,236. 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 14% 8% 78% 3,236
Somewhat important 15% 12% 74% 1,418
Not too important 11% 13% 76% 606
Not at all important 11% 13% 76% 581

Educational distribution among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who have completed…

Importance of religion in one's life High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,257. 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% 38% 13% 6% 3,257
Somewhat important 45% 36% 15% 4% 1,426
Not too important 33% 40% 19% 8% 612
Not at all important 38% 34% 19% 9% 585

Marital status among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,250. 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 54% 6% 15% 8% 18% 3,250
Somewhat important 39% 12% 15% 5% 28% 1,422
Not too important 33% 12% 12% 3% 41% 612
Not at all important 27% 12% 13% 3% 45% 583

Parent of children under 18 among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,254. 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 30% 70% 3,254
Somewhat important 29% 71% 1,426
Not too important 20% 80% 611
Not at all important 17% 83% 585

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 3,261
Somewhat important 54% 36% 5% 1% 3% 1% 1,427
Not too important 18% 39% 17% < 1% 22% 4% 612
Not at all important 16% 13% 10% 1% 53% 7% 585

Attendance at religious services among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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% 29% 10% < 1% 3,261
Somewhat important 12% 52% 36% < 1% 1,427
Not too important 1% 34% 64% < 1% 612
Not at all important 2% 10% 88% < 1% 585

Frequency of prayer among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who pray…

Importance of religion in one's life At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,261. 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 82% 13% 2% 3% < 1% 3,261
Somewhat important 34% 30% 11% 24% 1% 1,427
Not too important 13% 8% 9% 70% < 1% 612
Not at all important 13% 2% 3% 81% < 1% 585

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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% 13% 11% 34% < 1% 3,261
Somewhat important 6% 6% 9% 78% < 1% 1,427
Not too important 1% 1% 3% 95% < 1% 612
Not at all important 2% 1% 1% 95% < 1% 585

Frequency of meditation among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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 54% 8% 3% 34% 1% 3,261
Somewhat important 27% 10% 5% 58% < 1% 1,427
Not too important 19% 8% 7% 65% 1% 612
Not at all important 25% 7% 5% 62% < 1% 585

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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 77% 12% 5% 5% 1% 3,261
Somewhat important 41% 22% 14% 22% 1% 1,427
Not too important 34% 18% 14% 33% 1% 612
Not at all important 37% 14% 10% 38% 2% 585

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

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 = 3,261. 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 49% 17% 10% 23% 1% 3,261
Somewhat important 37% 16% 17% 29% 1% 1,427
Not too important 41% 17% 17% 25% < 1% 612
Not at all important 48% 11% 12% 29% < 1% 585

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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 56% 5% 32% 5% 3% 3,261
Somewhat important 14% 12% 62% 10% 2% 1,427
Not too important 3% 18% 65% 12% 2% 612
Not at all important 3% 19% 56% 20% 2% 585

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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% 56% 1% 2% 3,261
Somewhat important 26% 73% 1% < 1% 1,427
Not too important 18% 79% 2% 1% 612
Not at all important 17% 82% 1% < 1% 585

Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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% 13% 8% 19% 1% 3,261
Somewhat important 13% 12% 13% 63% < 1% 1,427
Not too important 5% 4% 6% 85% < 1% 612
Not at all important 4% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 585

Interpreting scripture among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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% 32% 4% 9% 5% 3,261
Somewhat important 17% 35% 1% 39% 9% 1,427
Not too important 4% 13% 1% 76% 5% 612
Not at all important 4% 4% < 1% 87% 6% 585

Belief in Heaven among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who …in heaven

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,261. 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 89% 7% 5% 3,261
Somewhat important 77% 16% 7% 1,427
Not too important 43% 47% 10% 612
Not at all important 19% 71% 9% 585

Belief in Hell among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who …in hell

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,261. 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 77% 18% 5% 3,261
Somewhat important 58% 35% 8% 1,427
Not too important 30% 63% 7% 612
Not at all important 12% 79% 9% 585

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who identify as…

Importance of religion in one's life Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,261. 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% 15% 41% 3,261
Somewhat important 37% 16% 47% 1,427
Not too important 30% 15% 54% 612
Not at all important 23% 19% 58% 585

Political ideology among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,261. 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 48% 30% 17% 5% 3,261
Somewhat important 29% 41% 27% 4% 1,427
Not too important 20% 41% 35% 3% 612
Not at all important 13% 36% 43% 8% 585

Views about size of government among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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 57% 38% 3% 3% 3,261
Somewhat important 53% 41% 2% 3% 1,427
Not too important 53% 41% 2% 4% 612
Not at all important 48% 45% 3% 4% 585

Views about government aid to the poor among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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% 44% 4% 1% 3,261
Somewhat important 47% 48% 4% 1% 1,427
Not too important 39% 55% 3% 2% 612
Not at all important 34% 59% 5% 1% 585

Views about abortion among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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 38% 58% 4% 3,261
Somewhat important 65% 32% 3% 1,427
Not too important 75% 22% 3% 612
Not at all important 80% 17% 3% 585

Views about homosexuality among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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% 47% 5% 3% 3,261
Somewhat important 75% 19% 3% 3% 1,427
Not too important 83% 12% 2% 3% 612
Not at all important 87% 10% 2% 2% 585

Views about same-sex marriage among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who …same-sex marriage

Importance of religion in one's life Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,261. 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% 58% 7% 3,261
Somewhat important 66% 27% 8% 1,427
Not too important 80% 15% 5% 612
Not at all important 85% 12% 3% 585

Views about environmental regulation among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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% 52% 2% 2% 3,261
Somewhat important 38% 59% 2% 1% 1,427
Not too important 28% 68% 1% 2% 612
Not at all important 28% 68% 2% 2% 585

Views about human evolution among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 3,261. 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 12% 29% 3% 53% 4% 3,261
Somewhat important 35% 33% 4% 24% 4% 1,427
Not too important 67% 13% 6% 12% 1% 612
Not at all important 72% 11% 4% 11% 2% 585