Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 52% 8% 10% 4% 27% 791
Evangelical Protestant 49% 7% 13% 6% 24% 499
Historically Black Protestant 24% 5% 19% 7% 45% 127
Jewish 59% 7% 12% 7% 15% 126
Mainline Protestant 60% 7% 8% 7% 18% 632
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 40% 11% 12% 3% 35% 814

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,640. 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% 45% 33% 15% 1,640
Living with a partner 39% 39% 17% 5% 227
Divorced/separated 4% 43% 38% 15% 375
Widowed < 1% 8% 23% 69% 204
Never married 62% 28% 8% 2% 723

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,640. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 2% 12% 38% 39% 9% < 1% 1,640
Living with a partner 19% 32% 28% 18% 3% < 1% 227
Divorced/separated 2% 4% 41% 45% 8% < 1% 375
Widowed < 1% < 1% 8% 34% 47% 11% 204
Never married 45% 25% 20% 9% 1% < 1% 723

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 51% 49% 1,663
Living with a partner 53% 47% 229
Divorced/separated 48% 52% 379
Widowed 32% 68% 211
Never married 55% 45% 733

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,647. 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% 5% 6% 11% 2% 1,647
Living with a partner 65% 5% 6% 22% 2% 229
Divorced/separated 70% 11% 1% 17% 2% 371
Widowed 81% 10% 4% 2% 2% 210
Never married 53% 14% 9% 19% 4% 724

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,647. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 17% 8% 74% 1,647
Living with a partner 21% 11% 68% 226
Divorced/separated 13% 9% 78% 376
Widowed 9% 14% 77% 207
Never married 18% 15% 67% 717

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,495. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 16% 18% 35% 32% 1,495
Living with a partner 36% 20% 23% 21% 212
Divorced/separated 51% 17% 20% 12% 352
Widowed 50% 19% 17% 14% 180
Never married 44% 19% 24% 12% 642

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,655. 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 31% 29% 23% 17% 1,655
Living with a partner 36% 37% 15% 12% 228
Divorced/separated 45% 32% 12% 11% 379
Widowed 54% 24% 13% 9% 210
Never married 48% 28% 16% 8% 728

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,658. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 43% 57% 1,658
Living with a partner 32% 68% 229
Divorced/separated 26% 74% 379
Widowed 6% 94% 211
Never married 12% 88% 733

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. 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% 34% 7% 1% 7% 2% 1,663
Living with a partner 33% 37% 14% < 1% 14% 2% 229
Divorced/separated 53% 29% 6% 2% 9% 2% 379
Widowed 61% 30% 4% 1% 3% 2% 211
Never married 48% 27% 10% 1% 12% 2% 733

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. 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% 40% 17% 9% 1% 1,663
Living with a partner 21% 44% 16% 16% 2% 229
Divorced/separated 34% 38% 15% 12% 1% 379
Widowed 45% 42% 8% 4% < 1% 211
Never married 28% 39% 22% 10% < 1% 733

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 20% 46% 33% < 1% 1,663
Living with a partner 9% 43% 46% 2% 229
Divorced/separated 11% 48% 41% 1% 379
Widowed 24% 41% 34% 1% 211
Never married 13% 50% 37% 1% 733

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. 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% 24% 11% 29% < 1% 1,663
Living with a partner 34% 16% 11% 38% 1% 229
Divorced/separated 38% 26% 9% 26% 2% 379
Widowed 49% 20% 10% 19% 2% 211
Never married 28% 23% 12% 36% < 1% 733

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. 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 9% 6% 11% 73% < 1% 1,663
Living with a partner 5% 8% 10% 77% < 1% 229
Divorced/separated 6% 7% 10% 77% 1% 379
Widowed 11% 7% 14% 67% < 1% 211
Never married 9% 7% 13% 71% < 1% 733

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. 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% 9% 10% 62% 1% 1,663
Living with a partner 21% 13% 13% 52% 1% 229
Divorced/separated 25% 9% 9% 57% 1% 379
Widowed 26% 13% 8% 50% 1% 211
Never married 19% 8% 13% 59% 1% 733

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 24% 16% 30% 29% 1% 1,663
Living with a partner 27% 20% 32% 20% 1% 229
Divorced/separated 27% 18% 30% 25% 1% 379
Widowed 22% 16% 30% 31% 1% 211
Never married 30% 20% 30% 19% < 1% 733

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. 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% 11% 57% 12% 1% 1,663
Living with a partner 9% 17% 61% 11% 2% 229
Divorced/separated 21% 8% 58% 11% 2% 379
Widowed 24% 7% 60% 6% 3% 211
Never married 15% 14% 55% 14% 2% 733

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. 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% 68% 1% 1% 1,663
Living with a partner 21% 78% 1% < 1% 229
Divorced/separated 29% 70% < 1% 1% 379
Widowed 29% 68% 1% 3% 211
Never married 20% 79% 1% 1% 733

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. 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% 14% 64% < 1% 1,663
Living with a partner 10% 10% 13% 65% 1% 229
Divorced/separated 12% 11% 14% 62% < 1% 379
Widowed 17% 8% 23% 52% < 1% 211
Never married 10% 14% 15% 60% < 1% 733

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 17% 32% 2% 42% 7% 1,663
Living with a partner 13% 21% 2% 54% 10% 229
Divorced/separated 23% 27% 2% 40% 8% 379
Widowed 27% 33% 6% 27% 7% 211
Never married 21% 28% 2% 44% 6% 733

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 70% 22% 8% 1,663
Living with a partner 63% 29% 8% 229
Divorced/separated 68% 24% 8% 379
Widowed 78% 17% 6% 211
Never married 69% 24% 7% 733

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. 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% 39% 8% 1,663
Living with a partner 43% 48% 10% 229
Divorced/separated 53% 38% 9% 379
Widowed 52% 40% 8% 211
Never married 54% 38% 7% 733

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. 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% 13% 46% 1,663
Living with a partner 26% 20% 54% 229
Divorced/separated 35% 19% 46% 379
Widowed 29% 20% 51% 211
Never married 28% 19% 53% 733

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. 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% 38% 25% 4% 1,663
Living with a partner 19% 39% 39% 3% 229
Divorced/separated 33% 33% 30% 5% 379
Widowed 30% 37% 25% 9% 211
Never married 22% 45% 28% 5% 733

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 59% 35% 3% 3% 1,663
Living with a partner 39% 52% 4% 5% 229
Divorced/separated 43% 51% 3% 3% 379
Widowed 54% 40% 2% 5% 211
Never married 38% 56% 2% 3% 733

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. 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% 46% 3% 1% 1,663
Living with a partner 38% 57% 4% 1% 229
Divorced/separated 35% 60% 4% 1% 379
Widowed 41% 52% 4% 3% 211
Never married 36% 59% 3% 2% 733

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 63% 34% 3% 1,663
Living with a partner 67% 26% 7% 229
Divorced/separated 62% 34% 3% 379
Widowed 58% 36% 6% 211
Never married 66% 31% 3% 733

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. 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 72% 22% 4% 3% 1,663
Living with a partner 84% 10% 2% 4% 229
Divorced/separated 73% 21% 3% 3% 379
Widowed 60% 32% 1% 6% 211
Never married 76% 18% 2% 3% 733

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,663. 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 61% 32% 7% 1,663
Living with a partner 78% 16% 6% 229
Divorced/separated 65% 29% 7% 379
Widowed 43% 41% 16% 211
Never married 71% 23% 6% 733

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. 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% 58% 2% 2% 1,663
Living with a partner 32% 63% 2% 4% 229
Divorced/separated 37% 60% 2% 1% 379
Widowed 39% 51% 3% 7% 211
Never married 31% 64% 1% 3% 733

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by marital status

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,663. 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% 29% 4% 23% 3% 1,663
Living with a partner 50% 25% 5% 18% 3% 229
Divorced/separated 37% 28% 5% 26% 5% 379
Widowed 34% 21% 3% 34% 8% 211
Never married 46% 24% 4% 24% 2% 733