Marital status among adults who attend services seldom or never by religious group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Religious tradition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 106. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 37% 6% 18% 4% 36% 106
Catholic 42% 11% 16% 6% 25% 1,321
Evangelical Protestant 43% 10% 19% 12% 16% 990
Historically Black Protestant 25% 6% 26% 7% 36% 179
Jewish 46% 9% 13% 7% 25% 270
Mainline Protestant 51% 8% 13% 10% 18% 1,331
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 38% 12% 12% 3% 35% 5,564

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 4,486. 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 8% 43% 30% 19% 4,486
Living with a partner 35% 42% 18% 5% 983
Divorced/separated 7% 34% 40% 19% 1,567
Widowed 1% 8% 26% 65% 743
Never married 59% 28% 10% 2% 2,507

Generational cohort among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 4,486. 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% 13% 35% 37% 11% 1% 4,486
Living with a partner 18% 30% 29% 20% 3% < 1% 983
Divorced/separated 2% 9% 30% 48% 11% < 1% 1,567
Widowed < 1% 1% 8% 35% 46% 11% 743
Never married 42% 26% 20% 11% 1% < 1% 2,507

Gender composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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 54% 46% 4,557
Living with a partner 54% 46% 993
Divorced/separated 52% 48% 1,591
Widowed 32% 68% 764
Never married 62% 38% 2,529

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 4,493. 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 79% 3% 4% 10% 3% 4,493
Living with a partner 73% 7% 2% 14% 5% 983
Divorced/separated 74% 7% 1% 13% 4% 1,561
Widowed 84% 6% 2% 5% 3% 755
Never married 61% 11% 6% 16% 5% 2,505

Immigrant status among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 4,516. 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 13% 9% 78% 4,516
Living with a partner 12% 11% 77% 981
Divorced/separated 13% 8% 80% 1,566
Widowed 7% 12% 80% 754
Never married 12% 16% 72% 2,484

Income distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,003. 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% 33% 31% 4,003
Living with a partner 39% 22% 24% 15% 921
Divorced/separated 52% 21% 18% 9% 1,451
Widowed 56% 23% 14% 7% 632
Never married 44% 22% 21% 13% 2,240

Educational distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 4,536. 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 35% 29% 20% 15% 4,536
Living with a partner 37% 34% 18% 10% 989
Divorced/separated 46% 34% 12% 8% 1,580
Widowed 56% 28% 10% 7% 760
Never married 45% 34% 15% 6% 2,522

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 4,545. 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% 63% 4,545
Living with a partner 27% 73% 989
Divorced/separated 22% 78% 1,590
Widowed 6% 94% 762
Never married 11% 89% 2,528

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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% 26% 10% 1% 23% 5% 4,557
Living with a partner 29% 28% 10% 1% 27% 4% 993
Divorced/separated 49% 23% 6% 1% 16% 4% 1,591
Widowed 55% 20% 8% 2% 11% 4% 764
Never married 29% 21% 13% 1% 32% 5% 2,529

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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 19% 26% 24% 30% 1% 4,557
Living with a partner 14% 32% 20% 33% 1% 993
Divorced/separated 29% 27% 17% 26% 1% 1,591
Widowed 38% 28% 13% 19% 2% 764
Never married 14% 22% 26% 37% 1% 2,529

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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% 13% 8% 52% 1% 4,557
Living with a partner 23% 14% 7% 56% < 1% 993
Divorced/separated 37% 16% 5% 41% 1% 1,591
Widowed 46% 13% 4% 35% 1% 764
Never married 19% 11% 6% 63% 1% 2,529

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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 3% 1% 2% 94% < 1% 4,557
Living with a partner 3% 2% 2% 93% < 1% 993
Divorced/separated 5% 3% 2% 90% < 1% 1,591
Widowed 6% 2% 2% 90% < 1% 764
Never married 3% 2% 2% 92% < 1% 2,529

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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% 8% 4% 61% 1% 4,557
Living with a partner 27% 9% 6% 57% 1% 993
Divorced/separated 37% 8% 4% 50% 1% 1,591
Widowed 36% 8% 3% 50% 3% 764
Never married 24% 8% 5% 61% 1% 2,529

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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 42% 14% 12% 29% 1% 4,557
Living with a partner 41% 18% 11% 30% 1% 993
Divorced/separated 46% 13% 10% 29% 2% 1,591
Widowed 45% 11% 9% 32% 3% 764
Never married 36% 17% 11% 35% 2% 2,529

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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 41% 16% 15% 28% 1% 4,557
Living with a partner 48% 16% 14% 21% 1% 993
Divorced/separated 46% 14% 11% 27% 1% 1,591
Widowed 38% 9% 13% 38% 3% 764
Never married 48% 16% 12% 23% 1% 2,529

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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 10% 13% 60% 15% 2% 4,557
Living with a partner 7% 16% 61% 14% 1% 993
Divorced/separated 15% 14% 58% 11% 2% 1,591
Widowed 20% 11% 58% 7% 4% 764
Never married 8% 18% 55% 17% 2% 2,529

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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% 72% 1% 1% 4,557
Living with a partner 21% 77% 1% 1% 993
Divorced/separated 21% 76% 2% 1% 1,591
Widowed 24% 71% 2% 3% 764
Never married 19% 78% 2% 1% 2,529

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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 8% 5% 6% 81% < 1% 4,557
Living with a partner 8% 5% 6% 82% < 1% 993
Divorced/separated 14% 7% 7% 72% 1% 1,591
Widowed 17% 7% 8% 67% 1% 764
Never married 9% 5% 5% 80% 1% 2,529

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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% 17% 2% 64% 7% 4,557
Living with a partner 9% 14% 1% 69% 8% 993
Divorced/separated 19% 18% 2% 53% 9% 1,591
Widowed 27% 19% 4% 41% 10% 764
Never married 11% 14% 1% 69% 6% 2,529

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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% 44% 9% 4,557
Living with a partner 45% 46% 9% 993
Divorced/separated 54% 37% 9% 1,591
Widowed 66% 25% 9% 764
Never married 43% 47% 10% 2,529

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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 35% 56% 8% 4,557
Living with a partner 34% 59% 8% 993
Divorced/separated 41% 51% 9% 1,591
Widowed 44% 46% 10% 764
Never married 34% 56% 9% 2,529

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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% 18% 49% 4,557
Living with a partner 24% 24% 52% 993
Divorced/separated 27% 24% 49% 1,591
Widowed 30% 17% 52% 764
Never married 24% 23% 54% 2,529

Political ideology among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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% 34% 33% 6% 4,557
Living with a partner 20% 33% 40% 7% 993
Divorced/separated 24% 32% 35% 9% 1,591
Widowed 27% 34% 29% 10% 764
Never married 18% 34% 39% 9% 2,529

Views about size of government among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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 54% 38% 4% 4% 4,557
Living with a partner 45% 46% 3% 5% 993
Divorced/separated 47% 44% 3% 5% 1,591
Widowed 49% 38% 6% 7% 764
Never married 45% 48% 3% 4% 2,529

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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% 51% 4% 2% 4,557
Living with a partner 36% 59% 4% 2% 993
Divorced/separated 35% 58% 5% 2% 1,591
Widowed 42% 49% 4% 4% 764
Never married 36% 58% 4% 2% 2,529

Views about abortion among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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% 23% 4% 4,557
Living with a partner 73% 22% 5% 993
Divorced/separated 67% 28% 4% 1,591
Widowed 61% 31% 8% 764
Never married 72% 24% 4% 2,529

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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 78% 16% 3% 3% 4,557
Living with a partner 85% 10% 3% 2% 993
Divorced/separated 73% 19% 4% 3% 1,591
Widowed 60% 29% 5% 6% 764
Never married 83% 13% 2% 2% 2,529

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,557. 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% 22% 7% 4,557
Living with a partner 79% 15% 6% 993
Divorced/separated 65% 26% 9% 1,591
Widowed 50% 37% 13% 764
Never married 79% 16% 5% 2,529

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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% 63% 3% 2% 4,557
Living with a partner 28% 68% 2% 2% 993
Divorced/separated 35% 59% 3% 3% 1,591
Widowed 36% 53% 4% 7% 764
Never married 29% 66% 2% 3% 2,529

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services seldom or never by marital status

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 4,557. 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% 19% 5% 17% 4% 4,557
Living with a partner 61% 17% 5% 14% 2% 993
Divorced/separated 45% 22% 5% 24% 4% 1,591
Widowed 35% 21% 5% 31% 8% 764
Never married 62% 16% 4% 15% 3% 2,529