Marital status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by religious group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 53% 6% 12% 8% 20% 4,758
Evangelical Protestant 57% 4% 14% 8% 17% 7,567
Historically Black Protestant 31% 6% 19% 9% 35% 1,689
Jehovah's Witness 55% 4% 13% 8% 20% 220
Jewish 64% 5% 8% 6% 17% 276
Mainline Protestant 56% 4% 13% 10% 17% 3,969
Mormon 68% 3% 7% 5% 17% 573
Muslim 42% 5% 9% 1% 43% 190
Orthodox Christian 49% 6% 9% 10% 26% 110
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 11% 16% 4% 34% 1,794

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 11,351. 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% 38% 34% 21% 11,351
Living with a partner 32% 43% 19% 7% 984
Divorced/separated 5% 36% 42% 18% 3,091
Widowed < 1% 6% 22% 72% 2,286
Never married 55% 29% 13% 3% 3,653

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 11,351. 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% 33% 41% 13% 1% 11,351
Living with a partner 16% 26% 32% 21% 4% < 1% 984
Divorced/separated 2% 7% 32% 49% 11% < 1% 3,091
Widowed < 1% 1% 6% 31% 52% 11% 2,286
Never married 41% 22% 21% 14% 2% < 1% 3,653

Gender composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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 45% 55% 11,605
Living with a partner 44% 56% 994
Divorced/separated 39% 61% 3,157
Widowed 22% 78% 2,337
Never married 50% 50% 3,711

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 11,436. 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% 9% 3% 11% 3% 11,436
Living with a partner 52% 18% 2% 23% 5% 987
Divorced/separated 59% 19% 1% 16% 5% 3,101
Widowed 74% 15% 1% 7% 3% 2,307
Never married 46% 27% 4% 19% 5% 3,657

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 11,494. 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% 7% 80% 11,494
Living with a partner 15% 11% 74% 979
Divorced/separated 13% 7% 80% 3,105
Widowed 7% 10% 83% 2,301
Never married 14% 13% 73% 3,643

Income distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 9,981. 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 21% 21% 35% 23% 9,981
Living with a partner 50% 22% 18% 9% 912
Divorced/separated 55% 23% 16% 6% 2,827
Widowed 62% 20% 12% 5% 1,884
Never married 49% 21% 20% 9% 3,229

Educational distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 11,539. 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 38% 31% 19% 12% 11,539
Living with a partner 45% 38% 11% 5% 987
Divorced/separated 47% 35% 12% 6% 3,138
Widowed 59% 27% 8% 6% 2,325
Never married 47% 36% 12% 6% 3,696

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,546. 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% 11,546
Living with a partner 39% 61% 992
Divorced/separated 26% 74% 3,152
Widowed 7% 93% 2,334
Never married 17% 83% 3,709

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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% 18% 3% 1% 1% 11,605
Living with a partner 59% 33% 4% 4% < 1% 994
Divorced/separated 73% 19% 3% 3% 1% 3,157
Widowed 82% 13% 1% 2% 1% 2,337
Never married 67% 24% 5% 4% 1% 3,711

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who attend religious services…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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% 30% 14% < 1% 11,605
Living with a partner 25% 46% 27% 1% 994
Divorced/separated 41% 35% 24% < 1% 3,157
Widowed 54% 26% 19% 1% 2,337
Never married 42% 38% 19% < 1% 3,711

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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 77% 14% 3% 5% 1% 11,605
Living with a partner 66% 18% 7% 9% < 1% 994
Divorced/separated 76% 15% 3% 6% 1% 3,157
Widowed 81% 11% 2% 4% 1% 2,337
Never married 65% 20% 4% 9% 1% 3,711

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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% 11% 10% 40% < 1% 11,605
Living with a partner 21% 11% 10% 57% 1% 994
Divorced/separated 33% 11% 8% 47% 1% 3,157
Widowed 37% 9% 10% 43% 2% 2,337
Never married 29% 13% 11% 47% 1% 3,711

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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 49% 7% 4% 39% 2% 11,605
Living with a partner 44% 8% 4% 44% 1% 994
Divorced/separated 53% 7% 3% 35% 2% 3,157
Widowed 63% 6% 2% 24% 4% 2,337
Never married 41% 9% 4% 45% 2% 3,711

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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 74% 13% 7% 6% 1% 11,605
Living with a partner 65% 17% 7% 11% 1% 994
Divorced/separated 72% 12% 6% 9% 1% 3,157
Widowed 76% 8% 5% 9% 2% 2,337
Never married 64% 16% 9% 9% 1% 3,711

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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% 16% 12% 25% 2% 11,605
Living with a partner 48% 15% 12% 24% 1% 994
Divorced/separated 49% 14% 10% 25% 2% 3,157
Widowed 48% 11% 11% 28% 3% 2,337
Never married 47% 17% 11% 24% 1% 3,711

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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% 6% 35% 4% 3% 11,605
Living with a partner 29% 11% 52% 6% 2% 994
Divorced/separated 44% 8% 40% 5% 3% 3,157
Widowed 49% 4% 39% 3% 4% 2,337
Never married 41% 9% 41% 6% 3% 3,711

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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 48% 50% 1% 1% 11,605
Living with a partner 27% 71% 1% 1% 994
Divorced/separated 35% 63% 2% 1% 3,157
Widowed 34% 61% 2% 3% 2,337
Never married 31% 66% 2% 1% 3,711

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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% 11% 9% 27% 1% 11,605
Living with a partner 36% 14% 9% 40% 1% 994
Divorced/separated 50% 12% 8% 29% 1% 3,157
Widowed 56% 9% 7% 27% 2% 2,337
Never married 44% 14% 9% 32% 1% 3,711

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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 44% 34% 4% 13% 6% 11,605
Living with a partner 34% 30% 2% 24% 11% 994
Divorced/separated 46% 28% 3% 16% 8% 3,157
Widowed 52% 25% 5% 10% 8% 2,337
Never married 38% 36% 3% 18% 6% 3,711

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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% 6% 11,605
Living with a partner 84% 11% 5% 994
Divorced/separated 85% 8% 6% 3,157
Widowed 90% 5% 5% 2,337
Never married 87% 8% 5% 3,711

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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% 20% 7% 11,605
Living with a partner 67% 25% 8% 994
Divorced/separated 72% 21% 8% 3,157
Widowed 71% 20% 9% 2,337
Never married 74% 20% 6% 3,711

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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% 17% 32% 11,605
Living with a partner 30% 23% 47% 994
Divorced/separated 33% 20% 47% 3,157
Widowed 38% 17% 45% 2,337
Never married 35% 18% 47% 3,711

Political ideology among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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% 29% 14% 5% 11,605
Living with a partner 32% 34% 27% 7% 994
Divorced/separated 39% 31% 22% 8% 3,157
Widowed 44% 33% 15% 8% 2,337
Never married 35% 35% 21% 9% 3,711

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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% 4% 11,605
Living with a partner 45% 49% 3% 3% 994
Divorced/separated 46% 47% 3% 4% 3,157
Widowed 52% 38% 4% 6% 2,337
Never married 42% 53% 2% 3% 3,711

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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% 11,605
Living with a partner 40% 54% 4% 2% 994
Divorced/separated 39% 54% 5% 2% 3,157
Widowed 43% 48% 5% 4% 2,337
Never married 42% 52% 4% 2% 3,711

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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% 57% 4% 11,605
Living with a partner 54% 41% 4% 994
Divorced/separated 48% 47% 5% 3,157
Widowed 41% 52% 8% 2,337
Never married 44% 51% 4% 3,711

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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 45% 46% 5% 4% 11,605
Living with a partner 69% 22% 6% 3% 994
Divorced/separated 53% 39% 4% 4% 3,157
Widowed 40% 49% 5% 5% 2,337
Never married 60% 32% 4% 4% 3,711

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,605. 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% 57% 8% 11,605
Living with a partner 61% 31% 8% 994
Divorced/separated 41% 49% 9% 3,157
Widowed 29% 60% 11% 2,337
Never married 52% 40% 7% 3,711

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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% 48% 3% 3% 11,605
Living with a partner 38% 59% 2% 2% 994
Divorced/separated 39% 55% 2% 4% 3,157
Widowed 41% 47% 4% 9% 2,337
Never married 38% 57% 2% 3% 3,711

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by marital status

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 11,605. 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 14% 29% 3% 49% 5% 11,605
Living with a partner 25% 37% 4% 31% 4% 994
Divorced/separated 17% 30% 3% 46% 5% 3,157
Widowed 13% 23% 4% 49% 10% 2,337
Never married 21% 32% 4% 40% 4% 3,711