Marital status among adults who meditate once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 51% 10% 12% 6% 21% 612
Evangelical Protestant 48% 7% 14% 5% 26% 545
Historically Black Protestant 35% 2% 12% 5% 46% 162
Mainline Protestant 49% 7% 13% 10% 21% 571
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 35% 12% 13% 2% 38% 702

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,392. 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% 42% 32% 19% 1,392
Living with a partner 31% 51% 13% 5% 195
Divorced/separated 8% 38% 37% 17% 382
Widowed 1% 6% 22% 71% 203
Never married 64% 26% 8% 2% 663

Generational cohort among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,392. 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% 34% 37% 12% 1% 1,392
Living with a partner 16% 28% 38% 16% 2% < 1% 195
Divorced/separated 2% 13% 31% 43% 10% < 1% 382
Widowed < 1% 1% 6% 28% 51% 14% 203
Never married 48% 25% 17% 9% 1% < 1% 663

Gender composition among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. 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% 53% 1,413
Living with a partner 38% 62% 196
Divorced/separated 45% 55% 392
Widowed 29% 71% 209
Never married 55% 45% 668

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,399. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 71% 8% 4% 14% 3% 1,399
Living with a partner 56% 3% 4% 30% 7% 194
Divorced/separated 68% 10% 4% 15% 3% 388
Widowed 73% 11% 2% 12% 3% 207
Never married 49% 19% 6% 19% 5% 659

Immigrant status among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,399. 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% 8% 75% 1,399
Living with a partner 25% 14% 61% 193
Divorced/separated 17% 7% 76% 387
Widowed 11% 10% 79% 203
Never married 13% 17% 70% 656

Income distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,272. 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% 17% 32% 30% 1,272
Living with a partner 47% 19% 20% 14% 177
Divorced/separated 51% 20% 21% 8% 361
Widowed 68% 15% 12% 5% 174
Never married 39% 22% 25% 13% 601

Educational distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,410. 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% 30% 24% 17% 1,410
Living with a partner 40% 35% 15% 10% 194
Divorced/separated 43% 36% 12% 9% 392
Widowed 60% 23% 10% 8% 209
Never married 42% 38% 13% 7% 665

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,409. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 40% 60% 1,409
Living with a partner 38% 62% 196
Divorced/separated 25% 75% 392
Widowed 8% 92% 209
Never married 10% 90% 666

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 58% 26% 5% < 1% 9% 2% 1,413
Living with a partner 38% 37% 11% < 1% 11% 2% 196
Divorced/separated 53% 29% 7% 2% 8% 2% 392
Widowed 71% 19% 4% 2% 3% 1% 209
Never married 51% 24% 11% < 1% 11% 3% 668

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. 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% 26% 12% 9% 1% 1,413
Living with a partner 35% 37% 16% 12% < 1% 196
Divorced/separated 43% 30% 15% 12% < 1% 392
Widowed 59% 30% 4% 6% < 1% 209
Never married 40% 31% 16% 12% 1% 668

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. 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% 39% 24% < 1% 1,413
Living with a partner 16% 44% 40% < 1% 196
Divorced/separated 25% 42% 33% < 1% 392
Widowed 36% 34% 30% < 1% 209
Never married 27% 42% 31% 1% 668

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 52% 19% 9% 19% < 1% 1,413
Living with a partner 39% 17% 12% 32% < 1% 196
Divorced/separated 43% 26% 11% 20% 1% 392
Widowed 52% 26% 9% 11% 2% 209
Never married 36% 21% 13% 30% 1% 668

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. 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% 14% 11% 55% < 1% 1,413
Living with a partner 13% 12% 8% 68% < 1% 196
Divorced/separated 14% 17% 10% 58% < 1% 392
Widowed 21% 12% 10% 57% < 1% 209
Never married 16% 16% 9% 58% < 1% 668

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 57% 23% 11% 8% 1% 1,413
Living with a partner 48% 23% 14% 15% < 1% 196
Divorced/separated 56% 25% 8% 10% 1% 392
Widowed 44% 23% 13% 18% 2% 209
Never married 51% 28% 8% 12% 1% 668

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. 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% 22% 15% 18% 1% 1,413
Living with a partner 46% 20% 20% 15% < 1% 196
Divorced/separated 47% 21% 14% 18% 1% 392
Widowed 35% 20% 23% 22% < 1% 209
Never married 51% 21% 11% 16% 1% 668

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. 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% 13% 44% 10% 2% 1,413
Living with a partner 15% 16% 57% 11% < 1% 196
Divorced/separated 28% 11% 49% 10% 1% 392
Widowed 30% 6% 54% 7% 3% 209
Never married 25% 20% 41% 12% 2% 668

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. 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% 63% 1% < 1% 1,413
Living with a partner 20% 78% 2% < 1% 196
Divorced/separated 28% 70% 1% 1% 392
Widowed 28% 69% 1% 2% 209
Never married 22% 77% 1% < 1% 668

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. 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% 16% 13% 43% < 1% 1,413
Living with a partner 18% 14% 12% 55% < 1% 196
Divorced/separated 23% 23% 11% 43% < 1% 392
Widowed 22% 22% 12% 43% 2% 209
Never married 25% 18% 12% 46% < 1% 668

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. 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 25% 30% 2% 36% 7% 1,413
Living with a partner 20% 20% < 1% 51% 9% 196
Divorced/separated 25% 20% 2% 43% 10% 392
Widowed 40% 23% 3% 24% 9% 209
Never married 23% 25% 1% 44% 7% 668

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. 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% 24% 6% 1,413
Living with a partner 64% 28% 9% 196
Divorced/separated 68% 25% 7% 392
Widowed 83% 12% 6% 209
Never married 66% 27% 7% 668

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. 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% 1,413
Living with a partner 46% 49% 5% 196
Divorced/separated 53% 41% 7% 392
Widowed 56% 33% 12% 209
Never married 54% 39% 7% 668

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 40% 15% 45% 1,413
Living with a partner 27% 22% 52% 196
Divorced/separated 26% 21% 53% 392
Widowed 36% 16% 49% 209
Never married 29% 15% 56% 668

Political ideology among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. 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% 37% 25% 4% 1,413
Living with a partner 23% 35% 36% 5% 196
Divorced/separated 32% 36% 28% 5% 392
Widowed 38% 35% 22% 5% 209
Never married 27% 33% 32% 7% 668

Views about size of government among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. 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% 1,413
Living with a partner 37% 57% 3% 3% 196
Divorced/separated 47% 49% 3% 2% 392
Widowed 49% 40% 6% 5% 209
Never married 41% 53% 3% 3% 668

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. 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% 52% 3% 1% 1,413
Living with a partner 30% 68% 2% < 1% 196
Divorced/separated 39% 56% 3% 1% 392
Widowed 41% 52% 3% 4% 209
Never married 35% 59% 3% 2% 668

Views about abortion among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 58% 39% 3% 1,413
Living with a partner 70% 27% 3% 196
Divorced/separated 62% 35% 3% 392
Widowed 56% 35% 8% 209
Never married 62% 32% 6% 668

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 67% 27% 4% 3% 1,413
Living with a partner 82% 12% 4% 1% 196
Divorced/separated 73% 22% 3% 2% 392
Widowed 46% 42% 4% 7% 209
Never married 74% 20% 3% 4% 668

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 58% 36% 7% 1,413
Living with a partner 73% 20% 7% 196
Divorced/separated 64% 30% 6% 392
Widowed 38% 51% 11% 209
Never married 69% 25% 6% 668

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 36% 59% 2% 2% 1,413
Living with a partner 30% 68% < 1% 2% 196
Divorced/separated 30% 66% 2% 1% 392
Widowed 42% 51% 2% 5% 209
Never married 31% 66% 3% 1% 668

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by marital status

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 36% 29% 5% 28% 3% 1,413
Living with a partner 42% 27% 4% 24% 3% 196
Divorced/separated 41% 22% 5% 30% 3% 392
Widowed 24% 24% 7% 41% 4% 209
Never married 42% 25% 4% 26% 3% 668