Income distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by religious group

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 182. 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 28% 22% 36% 14% 182
Catholic 29% 18% 29% 25% 1,842
Evangelical Protestant 35% 21% 27% 16% 577
Hindu 11% 12% 38% 39% 110
Historically Black Protestant 46% 20% 21% 12% 163
Jewish 11% 12% 25% 52% 437
Mainline Protestant 21% 16% 31% 31% 1,641
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 27% 20% 28% 24% 5,239

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are ages…

Income distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,362. 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% 29% 18% 13% 2,362
$30,000-$49,999 33% 35% 18% 13% 1,894
$50,000-$99,999 25% 38% 25% 12% 3,309
$100,000 or more 17% 43% 29% 11% 3,319

Generational cohort among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Income distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,362. 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% 25% 21% 22% 8% 1% 2,362
$30,000-$49,999 19% 24% 26% 22% 8% 1% 1,894
$50,000-$99,999 15% 18% 29% 29% 7% < 1% 3,309
$100,000 or more 13% 11% 36% 34% 5% < 1% 3,319

Gender composition among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Income distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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 51% 49% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 58% 42% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 58% 42% 3,330
$100,000 or more 59% 41% 3,348

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who identify as…

Income distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,352. 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 62% 9% 4% 20% 6% 2,352
$30,000-$49,999 68% 7% 7% 14% 5% 1,880
$50,000-$99,999 78% 5% 5% 10% 3% 3,291
$100,000 or more 81% 3% 7% 6% 3% 3,319

Immigrant status among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Income distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,338. 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 15% 14% 71% 2,338
$30,000-$49,999 14% 14% 73% 1,888
$50,000-$99,999 11% 12% 77% 3,310
$100,000 or more 13% 12% 75% 3,336

Educational distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who have completed…

Income distribution High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,369. 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% 36% 10% 5% 2,369
$30,000-$49,999 34% 38% 19% 9% 1,902
$50,000-$99,999 24% 33% 27% 17% 3,327
$100,000 or more 13% 23% 32% 32% 3,341

Marital status among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Income distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,368. 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% 14% 18% 6% 41% 2,368
$30,000-$49,999 33% 13% 14% 4% 36% 1,898
$50,000-$99,999 51% 10% 10% 2% 26% 3,326
$100,000 or more 67% 8% 6% 2% 19% 3,344

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Income distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,370. 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 25% 75% 2,370
$30,000-$49,999 22% 78% 1,902
$50,000-$99,999 26% 74% 3,325
$100,000 or more 33% 67% 3,342

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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% 26% 13% 1% 23% 4% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 30% 29% 11% 1% 26% 4% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 26% 29% 12% < 1% 28% 5% 3,330
$100,000 or more 21% 29% 14% < 1% 30% 6% 3,348

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who say religion is…

Income distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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% 32% 19% 26% 1% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 15% 30% 26% 28% 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 14% 30% 26% 30% 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 13% 29% 26% 32% < 1% 3,348

Attendance at religious services among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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% 30% 59% < 1% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 7% 32% 61% < 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 9% 34% 57% < 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 8% 37% 54% < 1% 3,348

Frequency of prayer among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who pray…

Income distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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 31% 14% 8% 46% 1% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 24% 13% 8% 54% < 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 22% 15% 8% 56% < 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 19% 15% 9% 57% < 1% 3,348

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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 6% 5% 5% 84% < 1% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 4% 3% 5% 88% < 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 4% 4% 5% 87% < 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 4% 2% 5% 89% < 1% 3,348

Frequency of meditation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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% 10% 4% 51% 1% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 29% 9% 6% 55% 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 27% 11% 6% 56% 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 27% 10% 6% 55% < 1% 3,348

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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% 17% 10% 31% 1% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 42% 17% 12% 28% 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 42% 17% 13% 27% 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 43% 18% 13% 24% 1% 3,348

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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% 15% 9% 24% 1% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 47% 16% 15% 22% < 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 47% 18% 15% 19% < 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 46% 19% 17% 17% 1% 3,348

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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 9% 17% 58% 15% 1% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 5% 18% 60% 15% 2% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 5% 19% 58% 16% 2% 3,330
$100,000 or more 4% 21% 54% 20% 1% 3,348

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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 18% 79% 1% 1% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 18% 80% 1% 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 23% 76% 1% < 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 21% 78% 1% < 1% 3,348

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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% 8% 7% 71% < 1% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 9% 7% 8% 76% < 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 7% 5% 8% 79% < 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 5% 5% 8% 82% < 1% 3,348

Belief in Heaven among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …in heaven

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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% 43% 9% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 42% 49% 9% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 39% 53% 8% 3,330
$100,000 or more 33% 58% 9% 3,348

Belief in Hell among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …in hell

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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% 58% 9% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 28% 65% 7% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 24% 69% 6% 3,330
$100,000 or more 19% 74% 7% 3,348

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who identify as…

Income distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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 19% 25% 56% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 27% 15% 58% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 27% 14% 59% 3,330
$100,000 or more 29% 10% 61% 3,348

Political ideology among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Income distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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 19% 33% 40% 8% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 19% 37% 40% 4% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 19% 38% 40% 3% 3,330
$100,000 or more 15% 39% 43% 2% 3,348

Views about size of government among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who would rather have…

Income distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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% 50% 4% 4% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 51% 43% 2% 3% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 52% 43% 3% 3% 3,330
$100,000 or more 51% 42% 4% 3% 3,348

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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% 65% 3% 2% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 39% 57% 4% 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 39% 57% 3% 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 36% 60% 3% 1% 3,348

Views about abortion among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who say abortion should be…

Income distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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 71% 26% 4% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 77% 21% 3% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 83% 15% 2% 3,330
$100,000 or more 85% 13% 2% 3,348

Views about homosexuality among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who say homosexuality…

Income distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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% 13% 3% 2% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 85% 11% 2% 2% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 88% 9% 2% 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 90% 7% 2% 1% 3,348

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …same-sex marriage

Income distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,376. 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% 18% 7% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 80% 15% 5% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 84% 13% 4% 3,330
$100,000 or more 87% 10% 3% 3,348

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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% 65% 2% 3% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 29% 68% 2% 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 23% 74% 2% 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 22% 75% 2% 1% 3,348

Views about human evolution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 2,376. 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% 19% 4% 19% 3% 2,376
$30,000-$49,999 63% 19% 4% 12% 1% 1,903
$50,000-$99,999 70% 16% 4% 9% 1% 3,330
$100,000 or more 75% 14% 4% 6% 1% 3,348