Income distribution among adults who say religion is very important by religious group

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 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 40% 19% 24% 17% 3,497
Evangelical Protestant 35% 22% 29% 14% 5,938
Historically Black Protestant 53% 22% 17% 7% 1,460
Jehovah's Witness 46% 26% 24% 4% 189
Jewish 24% 14% 22% 40% 230
Mainline Protestant 32% 21% 27% 20% 2,782
Mormon 28% 19% 34% 20% 496
Muslim 36% 23% 28% 13% 131
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 54% 20% 15% 10% 704

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who are ages…

Income distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,213. 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 20% 31% 27% 23% 5,213
$30,000-$49,999 16% 34% 27% 23% 3,232
$50,000-$99,999 15% 37% 31% 17% 4,346
$100,000 or more 11% 41% 35% 13% 2,970

Generational cohort among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Income distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,213. 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 11% 15% 25% 32% 16% 2% 5,213
$30,000-$49,999 8% 14% 28% 33% 16% 1% 3,232
$50,000-$99,999 9% 12% 31% 37% 10% 1% 4,346
$100,000 or more 8% 7% 37% 40% 8% < 1% 2,970

Gender composition among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Income distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 5,273. 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% 62% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 43% 57% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 47% 53% 4,398
$100,000 or more 53% 47% 3,008

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who identify as…

Income distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,226. 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.
Less than $30,000 46% 22% 2% 25% 4% 5,226
$30,000-$49,999 62% 18% 2% 14% 4% 3,226
$50,000-$99,999 74% 12% 3% 8% 3% 4,355
$100,000 or more 76% 10% 3% 7% 3% 2,978

Immigrant status among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Income distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,186. 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% 8% 70% 5,186
$30,000-$49,999 14% 8% 78% 3,236
$50,000-$99,999 8% 7% 84% 4,376
$100,000 or more 10% 8% 81% 2,993

Educational distribution among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who have completed…

Income distribution High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 5,258. 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 63% 28% 6% 2% 5,258
$30,000-$49,999 44% 38% 13% 6% 3,257
$50,000-$99,999 28% 37% 21% 13% 4,391
$100,000 or more 17% 26% 30% 27% 3,001

Marital status among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Income distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 5,259. 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 32% 8% 21% 13% 26% 5,259
$30,000-$49,999 54% 6% 15% 8% 18% 3,250
$50,000-$99,999 70% 3% 8% 4% 15% 4,397
$100,000 or more 79% 3% 5% 2% 11% 3,004

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Income distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,265. 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% 70% 5,265
$30,000-$49,999 30% 70% 3,254
$50,000-$99,999 35% 65% 4,392
$100,000 or more 39% 61% 3,000

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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 84% 13% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 90% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 92% 7% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 4,398
$100,000 or more 88% 9% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 3,008

Attendance at religious services among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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% 30% 15% 1% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 60% 29% 10% < 1% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 66% 27% 7% < 1% 4,398
$100,000 or more 61% 30% 8% < 1% 3,008

Frequency of prayer among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who pray…

Income distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,273. 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 81% 12% 2% 4% 1% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 82% 13% 2% 3% < 1% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 83% 13% 2% 2% < 1% 4,398
$100,000 or more 81% 14% 3% 2% < 1% 3,008

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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 42% 14% 9% 35% 1% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 42% 13% 11% 34% < 1% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 44% 13% 11% 31% < 1% 4,398
$100,000 or more 37% 14% 12% 36% < 1% 3,008

Frequency of meditation among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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 57% 8% 3% 30% 2% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 54% 8% 3% 34% 1% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 50% 8% 3% 37% 2% 4,398
$100,000 or more 47% 8% 4% 40% 1% 3,008

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

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 = 5,273. 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% 11% 6% 7% 1% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 77% 12% 5% 5% 1% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 78% 12% 6% 4% 1% 4,398
$100,000 or more 76% 13% 6% 4% 1% 3,008

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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 52% 13% 10% 24% 2% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 49% 17% 10% 23% 1% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 47% 18% 12% 22% 1% 4,398
$100,000 or more 48% 18% 13% 19% 1% 3,008

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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 52% 7% 34% 5% 2% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 56% 5% 32% 5% 3% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 60% 6% 29% 3% 2% 4,398
$100,000 or more 54% 8% 30% 5% 3% 3,008

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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 34% 63% 2% 2% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 42% 56% 1% 2% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 50% 48% 2% < 1% 4,398
$100,000 or more 51% 47% 1% < 1% 3,008

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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 60% 12% 7% 21% 1% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 60% 13% 8% 19% 1% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 59% 13% 9% 19% 1% 4,398
$100,000 or more 52% 15% 9% 24% < 1% 3,008

Interpreting scripture among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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% 23% 3% 10% 6% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 50% 32% 4% 9% 5% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 43% 38% 4% 10% 5% 4,398
$100,000 or more 33% 43% 4% 14% 6% 3,008

Belief in Heaven among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who …in heaven

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,273. 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 89% 6% 5% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 89% 7% 5% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 88% 7% 5% 4,398
$100,000 or more 85% 9% 7% 3,008

Belief in Hell among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who …in hell

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,273. 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 75% 17% 7% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 77% 18% 5% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 75% 17% 7% 4,398
$100,000 or more 70% 22% 8% 3,008

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who identify as…

Income distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 5,273. 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% 21% 49% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 44% 15% 41% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 55% 11% 34% 4,398
$100,000 or more 60% 9% 31% 3,008

Political ideology among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Income distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,273. 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 40% 30% 22% 8% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 48% 30% 17% 5% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 54% 30% 12% 3% 4,398
$100,000 or more 52% 31% 15% 2% 3,008

Views about size of government among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who would rather have…

Income distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,273. 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% 3% 4% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 57% 38% 3% 3% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 66% 28% 3% 3% 4,398
$100,000 or more 69% 26% 3% 2% 3,008

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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% 57% 4% 3% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 50% 44% 4% 1% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 57% 38% 4% 2% 4,398
$100,000 or more 60% 37% 3% 1% 3,008

Views about abortion among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who say abortion should be…

Income distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,273. 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 36% 58% 5% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 38% 58% 4% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 37% 60% 3% 4,398
$100,000 or more 42% 55% 3% 3,008

Views about homosexuality among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who say homosexuality…

Income distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,273. 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 48% 44% 4% 4% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 45% 47% 5% 3% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 44% 48% 5% 3% 4,398
$100,000 or more 52% 40% 5% 3% 3,008

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important who …same-sex marriage

Income distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,273. 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% 54% 9% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 35% 58% 7% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 36% 58% 6% 4,398
$100,000 or more 41% 53% 6% 3,008

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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 42% 51% 2% 5% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 43% 52% 2% 2% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 43% 53% 3% 2% 4,398
$100,000 or more 47% 50% 2% 1% 3,008

Views about human evolution among adults who say religion is very important by household income

% of adults who say religion is very important 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 = 5,273. 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 17% 27% 3% 48% 6% 5,273
$30,000-$49,999 12% 29% 3% 53% 4% 3,261
$50,000-$99,999 12% 32% 3% 50% 4% 4,398
$100,000 or more 15% 34% 5% 43% 3% 3,008