Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who have a household income of…

Religious tradition Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 37% 17% 34% 12% 145
Catholic 38% 19% 25% 18% 3,523
Evangelical Protestant 34% 22% 29% 15% 5,627
Historically Black Protestant 51% 23% 18% 8% 1,271
Jehovah's Witness 45% 27% 24% 5% 172
Jewish 20% 15% 20% 45% 261
Mainline Protestant 29% 20% 28% 23% 2,984
Mormon 27% 19% 32% 22% 486
Muslim 37% 18% 26% 19% 135
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 34% 21% 24% 21% 2,739

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are ages…

Income distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,349. 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.
Less than $30,000 23% 30% 25% 21% 5,349
$30,000-$49,999 20% 34% 26% 20% 3,595
$50,000-$99,999 17% 37% 30% 15% 5,112
$100,000 or more 14% 41% 34% 12% 3,837

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Income distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,349. 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.
Less than $30,000 13% 16% 24% 30% 15% 2% 5,349
$30,000-$49,999 11% 16% 27% 31% 14% 1% 3,595
$50,000-$99,999 10% 13% 31% 36% 9% 1% 5,112
$100,000 or more 11% 8% 36% 38% 7% < 1% 3,837

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Income distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 39% 61% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 45% 55% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 48% 52% 5,165
$100,000 or more 52% 48% 3,881

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Income distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,357. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 49% 19% 2% 24% 5% 5,357
$30,000-$49,999 63% 15% 3% 15% 5% 3,588
$50,000-$99,999 75% 10% 3% 9% 3% 5,100
$100,000 or more 77% 8% 5% 7% 3% 3,841

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Income distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,320. 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.
Less than $30,000 21% 9% 70% 5,320
$30,000-$49,999 14% 10% 77% 3,606
$50,000-$99,999 8% 8% 83% 5,139
$100,000 or more 11% 10% 80% 3,860

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who have completed…

Income distribution High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 5,382. 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.
Less than $30,000 59% 31% 7% 3% 5,382
$30,000-$49,999 40% 40% 14% 6% 3,625
$50,000-$99,999 27% 37% 23% 13% 5,155
$100,000 or more 17% 25% 31% 28% 3,873

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Income distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 5,386. 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.
Less than $30,000 30% 9% 21% 12% 28% 5,386
$30,000-$49,999 48% 7% 16% 7% 22% 3,617
$50,000-$99,999 65% 5% 9% 3% 17% 5,160
$100,000 or more 74% 4% 5% 2% 15% 3,877

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Income distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,389. 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.
Less than $30,000 29% 71% 5,389
$30,000-$49,999 29% 71% 3,622
$50,000-$99,999 32% 68% 5,158
$100,000 or more 36% 64% 3,871

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say they…

Income distribution 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 = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 77% 15% 3% 1% 3% 1% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 79% 13% 2% 1% 4% 1% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 77% 13% 3% < 1% 6% 1% 5,165
$100,000 or more 68% 16% 5% < 1% 9% 2% 3,881

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say religion is…

Income distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 73% 17% 4% 5% 1% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 70% 17% 6% 6% 1% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 67% 18% 7% 7% 1% 5,165
$100,000 or more 58% 20% 9% 12% < 1% 3,881

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who attend religious services…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 47% 31% 21% 1% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 48% 29% 22% < 1% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 51% 29% 20% < 1% 5,165
$100,000 or more 42% 33% 24% < 1% 3,881

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who pray…

Income distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 74% 13% 3% 9% 1% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 72% 13% 3% 12% < 1% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 71% 13% 3% 13% < 1% 5,165
$100,000 or more 62% 15% 4% 18% < 1% 3,881

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who attend prayer group…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 38% 12% 8% 41% 1% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 35% 11% 9% 45% < 1% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 35% 11% 10% 44% < 1% 5,165
$100,000 or more 27% 10% 9% 54% < 1% 3,881

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who meditate…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 59% 8% 2% 29% 2% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 54% 7% 3% 35% 1% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 50% 8% 4% 37% 1% 5,165
$100,000 or more 47% 9% 4% 39% 1% 3,881

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 58% 13% 8% 20% 2% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 55% 15% 8% 20% 1% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 54% 17% 10% 19% 1% 5,165
$100,000 or more 55% 16% 11% 16% 1% 3,881

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Income distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 45% 9% 37% 7% 2% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 46% 8% 37% 6% 3% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 46% 9% 37% 6% 3% 5,165
$100,000 or more 38% 13% 38% 9% 3% 3,881

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say…

Income distribution 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 = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 33% 64% 2% 1% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 39% 59% 1% 1% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 43% 55% 1% < 1% 5,165
$100,000 or more 42% 56% 2% < 1% 3,881

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who read scripture…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 55% 11% 6% 28% 1% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 52% 11% 7% 30% < 1% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 49% 10% 9% 31% 1% 5,165
$100,000 or more 39% 10% 9% 41% < 1% 3,881

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say the holy scripture is…

Income distribution 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 = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 49% 23% 3% 19% 6% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 41% 28% 3% 22% 6% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 34% 31% 3% 27% 5% 5,165
$100,000 or more 24% 31% 3% 36% 6% 3,881

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …in heaven

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 83% 11% 6% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 80% 14% 6% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 76% 18% 6% 5,165
$100,000 or more 69% 24% 7% 3,881

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …in hell

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 69% 24% 8% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 67% 27% 6% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 63% 30% 7% 5,165
$100,000 or more 54% 38% 8% 3,881

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Income distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 28% 22% 50% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 41% 16% 43% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 48% 13% 39% 5,165
$100,000 or more 51% 10% 40% 3,881

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Income distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 37% 31% 25% 8% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 43% 31% 21% 4% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 46% 33% 19% 3% 5,165
$100,000 or more 41% 34% 24% 2% 3,881

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who would rather have…

Income distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 37% 56% 3% 4% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 56% 37% 3% 3% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 62% 31% 3% 3% 5,165
$100,000 or more 64% 30% 3% 3% 3,881

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say government aid to the poor…

Income distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 35% 58% 5% 2% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 48% 46% 4% 1% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 53% 42% 4% 1% 5,165
$100,000 or more 52% 43% 3% 1% 3,881

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Income distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 43% 52% 5% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 46% 50% 4% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 49% 48% 3% 5,165
$100,000 or more 56% 41% 3% 3,881

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Income distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 54% 39% 4% 3% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 53% 39% 5% 3% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 55% 38% 4% 3% 5,165
$100,000 or more 65% 29% 4% 3% 3,881

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Income distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 43% 48% 8% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 45% 48% 7% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 47% 47% 6% 5,165
$100,000 or more 57% 38% 6% 3,881

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say…

Income distribution 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 = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 39% 54% 3% 4% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 40% 55% 3% 2% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 38% 57% 3% 2% 5,165
$100,000 or more 39% 57% 2% 1% 3,881

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by household income

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say humans…

Income distribution 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 = 5,401. 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.
Less than $30,000 22% 26% 3% 43% 5% 5,401
$30,000-$49,999 21% 28% 3% 44% 3% 3,629
$50,000-$99,999 25% 28% 3% 41% 3% 5,165
$100,000 or more 34% 27% 4% 32% 3% 3,881