Marital status among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by religious group

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Religious tradition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 105. 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 41% 13% 5% 1% 39% 105
Catholic 50% 10% 12% 5% 24% 2,737
Evangelical Protestant 48% 7% 18% 7% 19% 2,360
Hindu 61% 3% 2% < 1% 33% 111
Historically Black Protestant 24% 8% 19% 6% 42% 649
Jewish 57% 5% 6% 7% 26% 425
Mainline Protestant 53% 7% 13% 7% 20% 2,511
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 35% 11% 9% 2% 42% 1,657

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,372. 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% 43% 34% 16% 5,372
Living with a partner 40% 41% 15% 5% 794
Divorced/separated 5% 39% 43% 14% 1,569
Widowed < 1% 10% 27% 63% 828
Never married 64% 25% 9% 2% 2,415

Generational cohort among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,372. 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% 12% 37% 40% 9% 1% 5,372
Living with a partner 20% 30% 31% 17% 2% < 1% 794
Divorced/separated 1% 9% 34% 48% 8% < 1% 1,569
Widowed < 1% 1% 9% 36% 44% 10% 828
Never married 48% 24% 17% 10% 1% < 1% 2,415

Gender composition among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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% 50% 5,483
Living with a partner 47% 53% 803
Divorced/separated 46% 54% 1,598
Widowed 27% 73% 844
Never married 53% 47% 2,441

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,414. 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 73% 7% 5% 12% 3% 5,414
Living with a partner 54% 13% 3% 24% 5% 799
Divorced/separated 64% 15% 2% 15% 4% 1,583
Widowed 74% 13% 1% 7% 4% 834
Never married 49% 20% 7% 20% 5% 2,409

Immigrant status among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,427. 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 17% 7% 76% 5,427
Living with a partner 18% 12% 70% 793
Divorced/separated 13% 8% 79% 1,576
Widowed 8% 12% 80% 827
Never married 14% 17% 69% 2,400

Income distribution among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 4,864. 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 18% 18% 32% 31% 4,864
Living with a partner 44% 24% 20% 13% 742
Divorced/separated 48% 23% 20% 9% 1,457
Widowed 58% 19% 13% 10% 699
Never married 43% 21% 23% 13% 2,172

Educational distribution among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 5,458. 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 34% 31% 20% 16% 5,458
Living with a partner 43% 35% 15% 7% 798
Divorced/separated 46% 34% 12% 7% 1,591
Widowed 56% 27% 8% 8% 842
Never married 43% 37% 15% 6% 2,435

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,454. 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 43% 57% 5,454
Living with a partner 39% 61% 802
Divorced/separated 28% 72% 1,596
Widowed 9% 91% 844
Never married 14% 86% 2,436

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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 63% 26% 5% 1% 4% 2% 5,483
Living with a partner 58% 28% 7% < 1% 5% 1% 803
Divorced/separated 70% 22% 4% 1% 2% 1% 1,598
Widowed 74% 18% 4% 2% 1% 1% 844
Never married 56% 26% 8% < 1% 8% 2% 2,441

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

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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% 41% 10% 2% < 1% 5,483
Living with a partner 42% 42% 11% 4% < 1% 803
Divorced/separated 53% 36% 7% 3% 1% 1,598
Widowed 60% 32% 6% 1% 1% 844
Never married 39% 41% 15% 5% < 1% 2,441

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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 51% 22% 10% 17% 1% 5,483
Living with a partner 49% 20% 12% 18% < 1% 803
Divorced/separated 60% 20% 8% 11% 1% 1,598
Widowed 64% 20% 6% 9% 1% 844
Never married 42% 24% 10% 23% 1% 2,441

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

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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% 11% 13% 68% < 1% 5,483
Living with a partner 8% 12% 14% 66% < 1% 803
Divorced/separated 12% 13% 14% 60% 1% 1,598
Widowed 11% 11% 16% 61% 1% 844
Never married 7% 12% 14% 66% < 1% 2,441

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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 32% 10% 5% 51% 1% 5,483
Living with a partner 35% 11% 7% 47% 1% 803
Divorced/separated 42% 10% 5% 42% 1% 1,598
Widowed 50% 9% 5% 34% 3% 844
Never married 27% 11% 6% 54% 1% 2,441

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

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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% 19% 14% 14% 1% 5,483
Living with a partner 55% 19% 12% 14% 1% 803
Divorced/separated 57% 17% 11% 14% 1% 1,598
Widowed 62% 14% 10% 13% 2% 844
Never married 46% 23% 14% 15% 1% 2,441

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

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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% 17% 17% 27% 1% 5,483
Living with a partner 46% 15% 15% 24% 1% 803
Divorced/separated 44% 16% 13% 25% 2% 1,598
Widowed 42% 13% 15% 28% 2% 844
Never married 45% 17% 14% 23% 1% 2,441

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

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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 26% 11% 52% 9% 2% 5,483
Living with a partner 20% 14% 55% 10% 2% 803
Divorced/separated 30% 11% 50% 7% 2% 1,598
Widowed 25% 8% 58% 5% 5% 844
Never married 20% 15% 51% 11% 3% 2,441

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

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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 34% 64% 1% 1% 5,483
Living with a partner 25% 74% 1% 1% 803
Divorced/separated 31% 67% 1% 1% 1,598
Widowed 27% 69% 1% 3% 844
Never married 22% 76% 1% 1% 2,441

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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 20% 14% 14% 51% 1% 5,483
Living with a partner 20% 18% 12% 50% < 1% 803
Divorced/separated 30% 17% 14% 39% 1% 1,598
Widowed 35% 14% 12% 38% 1% 844
Never married 20% 16% 14% 50% < 1% 2,441

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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 24% 33% 2% 33% 8% 5,483
Living with a partner 23% 27% 1% 39% 9% 803
Divorced/separated 33% 31% 2% 26% 8% 1,598
Widowed 35% 28% 5% 21% 11% 844
Never married 21% 33% 2% 36% 8% 2,441

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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 76% 17% 7% 5,483
Living with a partner 78% 18% 4% 803
Divorced/separated 80% 14% 7% 1,598
Widowed 82% 11% 7% 844
Never married 77% 18% 6% 2,441

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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% 34% 8% 5,483
Living with a partner 59% 34% 7% 803
Divorced/separated 65% 27% 8% 1,598
Widowed 56% 33% 11% 844
Never married 60% 34% 7% 2,441

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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 43% 16% 41% 5,483
Living with a partner 29% 20% 51% 803
Divorced/separated 33% 19% 48% 1,598
Widowed 34% 17% 49% 844
Never married 28% 17% 55% 2,441

Political ideology among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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% 38% 21% 4% 5,483
Living with a partner 27% 36% 32% 5% 803
Divorced/separated 34% 35% 25% 7% 1,598
Widowed 37% 40% 18% 4% 844
Never married 25% 39% 30% 7% 2,441

Views about size of government among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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 58% 36% 3% 3% 5,483
Living with a partner 41% 54% 3% 2% 803
Divorced/separated 47% 47% 3% 3% 1,598
Widowed 49% 42% 4% 5% 844
Never married 39% 56% 2% 3% 2,441

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

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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 51% 45% 3% 1% 5,483
Living with a partner 39% 56% 3% 2% 803
Divorced/separated 40% 53% 5% 2% 1,598
Widowed 41% 51% 5% 3% 844
Never married 38% 57% 3% 2% 2,441

Views about abortion among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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 58% 38% 4% 5,483
Living with a partner 61% 36% 3% 803
Divorced/separated 59% 37% 5% 1,598
Widowed 54% 38% 8% 844
Never married 62% 35% 3% 2,441

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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 67% 26% 4% 3% 5,483
Living with a partner 79% 16% 3% 2% 803
Divorced/separated 64% 28% 4% 3% 1,598
Widowed 54% 36% 5% 6% 844
Never married 78% 16% 3% 2% 2,441

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,483. 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% 35% 8% 5,483
Living with a partner 72% 22% 6% 803
Divorced/separated 52% 38% 9% 1,598
Widowed 41% 46% 13% 844
Never married 71% 22% 7% 2,441

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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 40% 55% 2% 2% 5,483
Living with a partner 33% 64% 2% 1% 803
Divorced/separated 36% 59% 2% 2% 1,598
Widowed 42% 48% 3% 6% 844
Never married 31% 65% 1% 3% 2,441

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services monthly or yearly by marital status

% of adults who attend services monthly or yearly 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 = 5,483. 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 33% 30% 5% 29% 3% 5,483
Living with a partner 36% 34% 2% 26% 2% 803
Divorced/separated 27% 31% 4% 34% 4% 1,598
Widowed 23% 24% 6% 39% 8% 844
Never married 39% 27% 4% 26% 3% 2,441