Importance of religion in one's life among Latinos

% of Latinos who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,814. 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 59% 25% 7% 8% 1% 3,814
2007 64% 24% 6% 4% 1% 3,151

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Importance of religion in one's life among Latinos by religious group

% of Latinos 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 64% 30% 4% 2% < 1% 1,783
Evangelical Protestant 82% 15% 1% 1% 1% 718
Mainline Protestant 57% 33% 6% 3% 1% 228
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 24% 24% 21% 30% 1% 775

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who are ages…

Importance of religion in one's life 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,188. 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 21% 47% 22% 10% 2,188
Somewhat important 39% 39% 18% 5% 925
Not too important 49% 34% 12% 5% 278
Not at all important 45% 37% 13% 5% 332

Generational cohort among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,188. 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% 17% 38% 25% 7% < 1% 2,188
Somewhat important 29% 20% 30% 19% 3% < 1% 925
Not too important 38% 23% 23% 14% 2% < 1% 278
Not at all important 31% 25% 27% 14% 4% < 1% 332

Gender composition among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,235. 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% 2,235
Somewhat important 52% 48% 934
Not too important 55% 45% 283
Not at all important 68% 32% 335

Immigrant status among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,188. 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 61% 18% 21% 2,188
Somewhat important 48% 27% 25% 913
Not too important 37% 34% 29% 277
Not at all important 31% 34% 35% 330

Income distribution among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 1,852. 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 61% 19% 13% 7% 1,852
Somewhat important 52% 23% 17% 8% 827
Not too important 41% 19% 27% 13% 243
Not at all important 35% 25% 25% 15% 298

Educational distribution among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who have completed…

Importance of religion in one's life High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,217. 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 65% 24% 8% 3% 2,217
Somewhat important 60% 27% 10% 4% 923
Not too important 45% 36% 12% 6% 279
Not at all important 45% 32% 15% 8% 335

Marital status among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,225. 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% 10% 16% 4% 23% 2,225
Somewhat important 33% 14% 12% 3% 38% 931
Not too important 25% 11% 11% 3% 50% 282
Not at all important 27% 10% 11% 2% 50% 335

Parent of children under 18 among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,221. 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.
Very important 44% 56% 2,221
Somewhat important 39% 61% 931
Not too important 28% 72% 283
Not at all important 25% 75% 334

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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 72% 24% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 2,235
Somewhat important 49% 37% 9% 1% 3% 1% 934
Not too important 27% 25% 26% 1% 16% 5% 283
Not at all important 25% 13% 11% < 1% 49% 3% 335

Attendance at religious services among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 30% 13% < 1% 2,235
Somewhat important 17% 52% 30% 1% 934
Not too important 4% 38% 58% < 1% 283
Not at all important 3% 14% 82% 1% 335

Frequency of prayer among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who pray…

Importance of religion in one's life At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,235. 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% 15% 4% 5% 1% 2,235
Somewhat important 39% 26% 13% 21% 1% 934
Not too important 21% 9% 8% 61% < 1% 283
Not at all important 15% 7% 5% 73% < 1% 335

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 15% 9% 36% 1% 2,235
Somewhat important 11% 13% 11% 65% < 1% 934
Not too important 3% 3% 5% 90% < 1% 283
Not at all important 5% 1% 1% 92% < 1% 335

Frequency of meditation among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 9% 3% 25% 3% 2,235
Somewhat important 33% 12% 7% 47% 1% 934
Not too important 29% 10% 7% 53% 1% 283
Not at all important 30% 8% 3% 58% 1% 335

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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 73% 12% 6% 7% 2% 2,235
Somewhat important 48% 17% 14% 21% < 1% 934
Not too important 42% 15% 17% 24% 2% 283
Not at all important 48% 11% 9% 30% 2% 335

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 13% 11% 19% 2% 2,235
Somewhat important 41% 16% 17% 25% 1% 934
Not too important 51% 14% 13% 22% < 1% 283
Not at all important 48% 15% 11% 24% 1% 335

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 7% 31% 10% 2% 2,235
Somewhat important 18% 13% 50% 17% 2% 934
Not too important 7% 23% 55% 13% 2% 283
Not at all important 5% 20% 47% 25% 3% 335

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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 31% 64% 2% 3% 2,235
Somewhat important 22% 76% 1% 1% 934
Not too important 18% 79% 2% 1% 283
Not at all important 19% 79% 1% 2% 335

Frequency of reading scripture among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 13% 8% 24% 1% 2,235
Somewhat important 19% 14% 12% 54% 1% 934
Not too important 9% 6% 6% 79% 1% 283
Not at all important 8% 4% 5% 81% 2% 335

Interpreting scripture among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 25% 4% 12% 6% 2,235
Somewhat important 22% 28% 2% 41% 7% 934
Not too important 10% 12% < 1% 70% 8% 283
Not at all important 9% 7% < 1% 78% 5% 335

Belief in Heaven among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who …in heaven

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,235. 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 85% 9% 6% 2,235
Somewhat important 74% 19% 7% 934
Not too important 44% 47% 9% 283
Not at all important 26% 67% 7% 335

Belief in Hell among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who …in hell

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,235. 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 71% 22% 7% 2,235
Somewhat important 58% 36% 6% 934
Not too important 29% 60% 11% 283
Not at all important 21% 73% 6% 335

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who identify as…

Importance of religion in one's life Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,235. 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 23% 30% 46% 2,235
Somewhat important 22% 27% 51% 934
Not too important 18% 24% 58% 283
Not at all important 20% 27% 53% 335

Political ideology among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,235. 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 37% 30% 25% 9% 2,235
Somewhat important 26% 36% 32% 6% 934
Not too important 21% 36% 38% 4% 283
Not at all important 14% 32% 46% 7% 335

Views about size of government among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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 25% 68% 4% 3% 2,235
Somewhat important 31% 65% 2% 2% 934
Not too important 40% 54% 2% 4% 283
Not at all important 42% 52% 2% 4% 335

Views about government aid to the poor among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 4% 2% 2,235
Somewhat important 40% 55% 3% 3% 934
Not too important 42% 50% 7% < 1% 283
Not at all important 38% 53% 6% 2% 335

Views about abortion among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 61% 5% 2,235
Somewhat important 55% 41% 4% 934
Not too important 70% 27% 2% 283
Not at all important 71% 25% 3% 335

Views about homosexuality among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 33% 5% 4% 2,235
Somewhat important 77% 16% 4% 3% 934
Not too important 84% 13% 1% 2% 283
Not at all important 80% 15% 4% 2% 335

Views about same-sex marriage among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos who …same-sex marriage

Importance of religion in one's life Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,235. 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% 46% 11% 2,235
Somewhat important 67% 25% 8% 934
Not too important 82% 15% 3% 283
Not at all important 77% 18% 5% 335

Views about environmental regulation among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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% 54% 2% 5% 2,235
Somewhat important 33% 60% 2% 5% 934
Not too important 33% 63% 1% 2% 283
Not at all important 24% 70% 3% 2% 335

Views about human evolution among Latinos by importance of religion

% of Latinos 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 = 2,235. 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 21% 27% 3% 43% 6% 2,235
Somewhat important 38% 27% 3% 28% 4% 934
Not too important 59% 15% 3% 19% 4% 283
Not at all important 61% 18% 3% 16% 2% 335