Marital status among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by religious group

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 50% 11% 11% 5% 22% 1,849
Evangelical Protestant 44% 9% 15% 7% 25% 823
Historically Black Protestant 26% 3% 15% 5% 51% 173
Jewish 57% 4% 10% 6% 23% 231
Mainline Protestant 55% 8% 12% 7% 19% 1,542
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 40% 13% 11% 3% 32% 1,611

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,339. 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% 44% 31% 18% 3,339
Living with a partner 38% 42% 16% 4% 533
Divorced/separated 8% 36% 39% 17% 865
Widowed < 1% 6% 24% 69% 490
Never married 62% 25% 10% 2% 1,429

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,339. 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% 36% 37% 11% 1% 3,339
Living with a partner 19% 29% 32% 18% 2% < 1% 533
Divorced/separated 1% 10% 32% 46% 11% < 1% 865
Widowed < 1% 1% 5% 32% 49% 12% 490
Never married 45% 24% 18% 11% 1% < 1% 1,429

Gender composition among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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% 47% 3,395
Living with a partner 46% 54% 541
Divorced/separated 50% 50% 881
Widowed 32% 68% 506
Never married 57% 43% 1,443

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,357. 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% 3% 4% 17% 2% 3,357
Living with a partner 59% 5% 3% 29% 3% 538
Divorced/separated 67% 7% 2% 20% 4% 876
Widowed 76% 5% 1% 15% 3% 505
Never married 54% 13% 6% 22% 5% 1,432

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,364. 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% 8% 71% 3,364
Living with a partner 24% 11% 65% 535
Divorced/separated 19% 8% 73% 866
Widowed 16% 11% 73% 496
Never married 17% 15% 67% 1,420

Income distribution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 2,995. 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% 17% 31% 32% 2,995
Living with a partner 44% 24% 20% 12% 497
Divorced/separated 48% 22% 22% 8% 802
Widowed 54% 25% 14% 7% 419
Never married 44% 21% 22% 12% 1,257

Educational distribution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,382. 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% 27% 22% 16% 3,382
Living with a partner 49% 30% 11% 9% 537
Divorced/separated 46% 32% 12% 10% 876
Widowed 57% 24% 9% 10% 503
Never married 46% 34% 13% 6% 1,439

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,382. 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% 58% 3,382
Living with a partner 38% 62% 540
Divorced/separated 27% 73% 881
Widowed 7% 93% 506
Never married 12% 88% 1,440

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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 28% 45% 20% 6% 1% 3,395
Living with a partner 25% 48% 20% 7% < 1% 541
Divorced/separated 29% 46% 17% 8% 1% 881
Widowed 37% 45% 14% 3% 1% 506
Never married 24% 47% 21% 8% < 1% 1,443

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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% 44% 35% < 1% 3,395
Living with a partner 14% 39% 47% < 1% 541
Divorced/separated 16% 41% 42% < 1% 881
Widowed 33% 32% 34% 1% 506
Never married 18% 45% 36% 1% 1,443

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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% 26% 12% 27% 1% 3,395
Living with a partner 34% 22% 14% 29% < 1% 541
Divorced/separated 38% 24% 10% 27% 1% 881
Widowed 49% 20% 9% 21% 1% 506
Never married 30% 24% 13% 33% < 1% 1,443

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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% 7% 8% 75% < 1% 3,395
Living with a partner 8% 8% 8% 75% < 1% 541
Divorced/separated 12% 7% 9% 71% 1% 881
Widowed 16% 5% 7% 72% 1% 506
Never married 11% 10% 8% 71% < 1% 1,443

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 30% 11% 5% 52% 2% 3,395
Living with a partner 31% 13% 8% 48% 1% 541
Divorced/separated 39% 13% 5% 42% 1% 881
Widowed 40% 9% 5% 45% 2% 506
Never married 27% 12% 5% 56% < 1% 1,443

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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% 19% 17% 21% 1% 3,395
Living with a partner 42% 20% 14% 24% 1% 541
Divorced/separated 46% 16% 12% 23% 1% 881
Widowed 49% 14% 13% 22% 2% 506
Never married 42% 23% 14% 20% 1% 1,443

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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% 18% 24% 1% 3,395
Living with a partner 45% 16% 17% 21% 1% 541
Divorced/separated 42% 17% 16% 23% 1% 881
Widowed 37% 15% 14% 31% 3% 506
Never married 45% 17% 14% 22% 1% 1,443

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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 15% 13% 58% 12% 2% 3,395
Living with a partner 14% 14% 60% 12% 1% 541
Divorced/separated 15% 12% 59% 12% 2% 881
Widowed 21% 12% 57% 6% 4% 506
Never married 13% 18% 54% 13% 2% 1,443

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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 28% 70% 1% 1% 3,395
Living with a partner 21% 76% 2% 1% 541
Divorced/separated 25% 71% 2% 1% 881
Widowed 22% 74% 2% 2% 506
Never married 20% 78% 1% 1% 1,443

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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% 11% 67% 1% 3,395
Living with a partner 14% 12% 8% 66% < 1% 541
Divorced/separated 19% 10% 12% 58% < 1% 881
Widowed 23% 11% 11% 54% 1% 506
Never married 15% 12% 9% 64% < 1% 1,443

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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% 27% 2% 50% 8% 3,395
Living with a partner 18% 20% 1% 53% 7% 541
Divorced/separated 19% 27% 1% 44% 9% 881
Widowed 22% 28% 4% 35% 11% 506
Never married 13% 32% 1% 46% 8% 1,443

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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 69% 22% 9% 3,395
Living with a partner 71% 21% 8% 541
Divorced/separated 67% 24% 9% 881
Widowed 74% 16% 10% 506
Never married 74% 19% 8% 1,443

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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% 44% 10% 3,395
Living with a partner 52% 39% 9% 541
Divorced/separated 47% 43% 10% 881
Widowed 42% 44% 14% 506
Never married 56% 37% 7% 1,443

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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% 17% 46% 3,395
Living with a partner 25% 24% 50% 541
Divorced/separated 32% 21% 47% 881
Widowed 34% 17% 49% 506
Never married 28% 20% 52% 1,443

Political ideology among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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 29% 40% 27% 4% 3,395
Living with a partner 24% 38% 32% 6% 541
Divorced/separated 29% 33% 31% 6% 881
Widowed 28% 42% 22% 9% 506
Never married 21% 39% 34% 6% 1,443

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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% 40% 3% 3% 3,395
Living with a partner 36% 59% 2% 3% 541
Divorced/separated 45% 49% 3% 4% 881
Widowed 51% 41% 5% 4% 506
Never married 42% 53% 2% 3% 1,443

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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% 49% 3% 2% 3,395
Living with a partner 36% 59% 4% 1% 541
Divorced/separated 40% 54% 5% 2% 881
Widowed 43% 52% 3% 2% 506
Never married 38% 58% 3% 2% 1,443

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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% 32% 4% 3,395
Living with a partner 64% 33% 3% 541
Divorced/separated 66% 31% 4% 881
Widowed 57% 38% 5% 506
Never married 65% 31% 3% 1,443

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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% 19% 3% 2% 3,395
Living with a partner 83% 12% 2% 2% 541
Divorced/separated 73% 18% 5% 3% 881
Widowed 64% 27% 4% 6% 506
Never married 82% 13% 2% 2% 1,443

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,395. 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 66% 26% 8% 3,395
Living with a partner 76% 19% 5% 541
Divorced/separated 62% 30% 8% 881
Widowed 52% 33% 15% 506
Never married 77% 17% 6% 1,443

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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% 61% 2% 2% 3,395
Living with a partner 32% 63% 2% 3% 541
Divorced/separated 35% 59% 3% 4% 881
Widowed 40% 52% 4% 5% 506
Never married 31% 65% 2% 3% 1,443

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by marital status

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain 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 = 3,395. 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% 26% 6% 18% 3% 3,395
Living with a partner 47% 25% 4% 22% 2% 541
Divorced/separated 41% 26% 6% 23% 3% 881
Widowed 29% 22% 9% 31% 10% 506
Never married 49% 25% 4% 19% 3% 1,443