Marital status among adults who attend services weekly or more by religious group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Religious tradition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married 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 59% 5% 10% 10% 16% 3,082
Evangelical Protestant 62% 3% 11% 8% 17% 5,159
Historically Black Protestant 37% 4% 17% 10% 32% 1,067
Jehovah's Witness 56% 5% 10% 8% 20% 206
Jewish 70% 3% 8% 4% 15% 147
Mainline Protestant 61% 2% 11% 12% 14% 2,175
Mormon 71% 1% 4% 4% 19% 511
Muslim 42% 2% 11% < 1% 46% 103
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 37% 7% 12% 6% 38% 280

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 7,529. 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.
Married 7% 36% 33% 24% 7,529
Living with a partner 29% 44% 18% 8% 322
Divorced/separated 5% 36% 38% 21% 1,500
Widowed < 1% 4% 16% 79% 1,529
Never married 59% 25% 12% 4% 1,928

Generational cohort among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 7,529. 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.
Married 2% 10% 31% 40% 16% 1% 7,529
Living with a partner 13% 25% 35% 21% 6% < 1% 322
Divorced/separated 2% 6% 33% 44% 14% < 1% 1,500
Widowed < 1% < 1% 4% 24% 58% 13% 1,529
Never married 46% 18% 19% 14% 2% < 1% 1,928

Gender composition among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 46% 54% 7,708
Living with a partner 38% 62% 326
Divorced/separated 35% 65% 1,535
Widowed 20% 80% 1,568
Never married 49% 51% 1,957

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 7,596. 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.
Married 71% 10% 3% 14% 3% 7,596
Living with a partner 36% 17% 1% 41% 4% 324
Divorced/separated 50% 22% 1% 21% 5% 1,510
Widowed 71% 16% 1% 10% 2% 1,551
Never married 45% 27% 4% 18% 5% 1,932

Immigrant status among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 7,637. 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.
Married 16% 7% 77% 7,637
Living with a partner 29% 11% 60% 321
Divorced/separated 17% 8% 75% 1,505
Widowed 9% 10% 81% 1,545
Never married 17% 13% 69% 1,922

Income distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who have a household income of…

Marital status Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 6,579. 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.
Married 22% 20% 35% 22% 6,579
Living with a partner 59% 21% 14% 6% 295
Divorced/separated 55% 23% 17% 5% 1,348
Widowed 63% 20% 13% 4% 1,249
Never married 47% 21% 22% 10% 1,665

Educational distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 7,664. 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.
Married 37% 28% 21% 14% 7,664
Living with a partner 53% 32% 9% 6% 323
Divorced/separated 44% 35% 14% 8% 1,526
Widowed 58% 25% 10% 7% 1,559
Never married 46% 35% 12% 7% 1,948

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 7,666. 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.
Married 39% 61% 7,666
Living with a partner 45% 55% 326
Divorced/separated 29% 71% 1,533
Widowed 7% 93% 1,566
Never married 15% 85% 1,956

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say they…

Marital status 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 = 7,708. 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.
Married 88% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 7,708
Living with a partner 73% 23% 1% 2% 1% < 1% 326
Divorced/separated 88% 9% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,535
Widowed 86% 11% < 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 1,568
Never married 83% 14% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 1,957

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 91% 8% < 1% < 1% 1% 7,708
Living with a partner 83% 14% 2% 1% < 1% 326
Divorced/separated 90% 8% 1% 1% 1% 1,535
Widowed 92% 7% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,568
Never married 83% 14% 2% 1% < 1% 1,957

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 86% 11% 1% 2% 1% 7,708
Living with a partner 81% 14% 2% 3% < 1% 326
Divorced/separated 86% 10% 1% 3% 1% 1,535
Widowed 89% 8% 1% 2% 1% 1,568
Never married 76% 16% 2% 5% 1% 1,957

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who attend prayer group…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 59% 13% 9% 19% < 1% 7,708
Living with a partner 51% 15% 8% 25% < 1% 326
Divorced/separated 61% 13% 6% 19% 1% 1,535
Widowed 56% 9% 8% 24% 2% 1,568
Never married 54% 16% 8% 21% 1% 1,957

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who meditate…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 57% 7% 3% 31% 2% 7,708
Living with a partner 57% 9% 2% 30% 2% 326
Divorced/separated 64% 7% 2% 25% 2% 1,535
Widowed 71% 5% 1% 18% 4% 1,568
Never married 49% 10% 3% 36% 2% 1,957

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 81% 10% 4% 3% 1% 7,708
Living with a partner 73% 12% 6% 8% 2% 326
Divorced/separated 81% 11% 3% 4% 1% 1,535
Widowed 83% 6% 3% 5% 2% 1,568
Never married 75% 13% 5% 6% 1% 1,957

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 50% 16% 11% 21% 2% 7,708
Living with a partner 53% 17% 10% 18% 1% 326
Divorced/separated 53% 13% 9% 23% 2% 1,535
Widowed 51% 12% 9% 25% 4% 1,568
Never married 48% 21% 10% 20% 1% 1,957

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Marital status Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 64% 5% 24% 3% 3% 7,708
Living with a partner 45% 7% 40% 7% 1% 326
Divorced/separated 58% 5% 28% 5% 3% 1,535
Widowed 61% 3% 29% 3% 3% 1,568
Never married 55% 8% 30% 5% 2% 1,957

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say…

Marital status 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 = 7,708. 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.
Married 53% 45% 2% 1% 7,708
Living with a partner 25% 71% 2% 1% 326
Divorced/separated 41% 56% 2% 2% 1,535
Widowed 37% 58% 2% 3% 1,568
Never married 35% 63% 1% 1% 1,957

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who read scripture…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 70% 10% 6% 14% 1% 7,708
Living with a partner 64% 13% 4% 18% 1% 326
Divorced/separated 74% 9% 3% 13% 1% 1,535
Widowed 70% 8% 4% 16% 2% 1,568
Never married 65% 13% 5% 17% < 1% 1,957

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say the holy scripture is…

Marital status 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 = 7,708. 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.
Married 52% 31% 4% 8% 5% 7,708
Living with a partner 52% 26% 2% 13% 7% 326
Divorced/separated 56% 26% 4% 9% 5% 1,535
Widowed 57% 25% 5% 7% 7% 1,568
Never married 46% 37% 3% 10% 4% 1,957

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 86% 7% 7% 7,708
Living with a partner 86% 9% 5% 326
Divorced/separated 86% 7% 7% 1,535
Widowed 90% 5% 5% 1,568
Never married 89% 7% 4% 1,957

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 75% 17% 8% 7,708
Living with a partner 70% 21% 9% 326
Divorced/separated 74% 18% 8% 1,535
Widowed 74% 16% 11% 1,568
Never married 78% 17% 5% 1,957

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 53% 16% 30% 7,708
Living with a partner 23% 24% 53% 326
Divorced/separated 34% 19% 47% 1,535
Widowed 40% 16% 44% 1,568
Never married 39% 17% 44% 1,957

Political ideology among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 56% 26% 12% 5% 7,708
Living with a partner 35% 36% 23% 7% 326
Divorced/separated 46% 28% 20% 7% 1,535
Widowed 49% 31% 12% 8% 1,568
Never married 40% 35% 18% 7% 1,957

Views about size of government among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 64% 30% 3% 3% 7,708
Living with a partner 32% 63% 2% 2% 326
Divorced/separated 42% 51% 3% 3% 1,535
Widowed 52% 37% 4% 6% 1,568
Never married 44% 52% 2% 3% 1,957

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say government aid to the poor…

Marital status Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 55% 39% 4% 2% 7,708
Living with a partner 34% 59% 6% 2% 326
Divorced/separated 39% 54% 4% 3% 1,535
Widowed 42% 48% 5% 5% 1,568
Never married 43% 51% 4% 2% 1,957

Views about abortion among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 30% 66% 4% 7,708
Living with a partner 46% 52% 2% 326
Divorced/separated 39% 57% 4% 1,535
Widowed 32% 60% 8% 1,568
Never married 34% 62% 4% 1,957

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 36% 55% 5% 4% 7,708
Living with a partner 63% 28% 6% 3% 326
Divorced/separated 43% 48% 5% 4% 1,535
Widowed 35% 55% 5% 5% 1,568
Never married 51% 42% 4% 4% 1,957

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,708. 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.
Married 27% 66% 7% 7,708
Living with a partner 54% 39% 8% 326
Divorced/separated 31% 61% 9% 1,535
Widowed 24% 65% 11% 1,568
Never married 42% 52% 7% 1,957

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say…

Marital status 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 = 7,708. 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.
Married 47% 47% 3% 3% 7,708
Living with a partner 38% 56% 2% 4% 326
Divorced/separated 38% 53% 3% 6% 1,535
Widowed 38% 48% 4% 9% 1,568
Never married 39% 55% 3% 3% 1,957

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services weekly or more by marital status

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say humans…

Marital status 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 = 7,708. 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.
Married 11% 26% 3% 55% 5% 7,708
Living with a partner 24% 33% 1% 38% 5% 326
Divorced/separated 13% 25% 1% 55% 5% 1,535
Widowed 11% 19% 4% 53% 13% 1,568
Never married 17% 31% 3% 46% 3% 1,957