Marital status among adults who meditate several times a year by religious group

% of adults who meditate 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 49% 12% 12% 2% 25% 348
Evangelical Protestant 57% 5% 13% 9% 17% 243
Mainline Protestant 56% 11% 10% 6% 17% 303
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 35% 12% 12% 2% 38% 416

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 764. 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 5% 42% 30% 22% 764
Living with a partner 35% 40% 18% 7% 125
Divorced/separated 4% 30% 47% 18% 177
Widowed < 1% 4% 29% 67% 105
Never married 65% 27% 6% 2% 335

Generational cohort among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 764. 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 1% 9% 37% 37% 14% 1% 764
Living with a partner 14% 37% 25% 21% 3% < 1% 125
Divorced/separated 2% 6% 26% 54% 11% 1% 177
Widowed < 1% < 1% 4% 39% 44% 12% 105
Never married 48% 25% 19% 7% 2% < 1% 335

Gender composition among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 778. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 55% 45% 778
Living with a partner 48% 52% 126
Divorced/separated 46% 54% 178
Widowed 28% 72% 108
Never married 58% 42% 338

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 768. 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% 8% 6% 12% 2% 768
Living with a partner 65% 9% 6% 16% 3% 126
Divorced/separated 66% 11% < 1% 18% 5% 176
Widowed 83% 9% < 1% 3% 4% 108
Never married 53% 13% 9% 21% 4% 336

Immigrant status among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 769. 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% 7% 75% 769
Living with a partner 17% 9% 73% 126
Divorced/separated 16% 9% 75% 176
Widowed 7% 12% 81% 105
Never married 19% 19% 62% 335

Income distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 682. 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% 16% 35% 32% 682
Living with a partner 37% 18% 28% 17% 122
Divorced/separated 48% 24% 16% 12% 168
Never married 42% 23% 20% 15% 289

Educational distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 775. 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% 27% 25% 19% 775
Living with a partner 27% 38% 19% 16% 125
Divorced/separated 47% 31% 14% 8% 178
Widowed 49% 28% 14% 8% 106
Never married 43% 28% 23% 6% 337

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 776. 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% 776
Living with a partner 30% 70% 126
Divorced/separated 22% 78% 178
Widowed 4% 96% 108
Never married 6% 94% 338

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 24% 6% 1% 9% 3% 778
Living with a partner 36% 38% 10% < 1% 14% 2% 126
Divorced/separated 56% 26% 6% < 1% 8% 3% 178
Widowed 62% 25% 6% < 1% 4% 2% 108
Never married 42% 23% 13% < 1% 19% 3% 338

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 32% 11% 10% < 1% 778
Living with a partner 25% 38% 20% 16% 1% 126
Divorced/separated 39% 35% 13% 13% < 1% 178
Widowed 60% 27% 8% 4% 1% 108
Never married 29% 36% 20% 15% < 1% 338

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 42% 26% 1% 778
Living with a partner 6% 46% 49% < 1% 126
Divorced/separated 18% 49% 33% < 1% 178
Widowed 25% 48% 26% < 1% 108
Never married 19% 45% 35% < 1% 338

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 23% 10% 22% 1% 778
Living with a partner 27% 26% 15% 32% < 1% 126
Divorced/separated 43% 20% 11% 23% 2% 178
Widowed 56% 23% 2% 19% 1% 108
Never married 31% 15% 10% 43% < 1% 338

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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 12% 10% 15% 62% < 1% 778
Living with a partner 1% 4% 16% 78% < 1% 126
Divorced/separated 10% 10% 14% 66% < 1% 178
Widowed 17% 5% 20% 55% 3% 108
Never married 9% 6% 18% 68% < 1% 338

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 778. 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% 20% 24% 10% 1% 778
Living with a partner 36% 20% 25% 17% 2% 126
Divorced/separated 42% 20% 20% 17% 2% 178
Widowed 44% 17% 21% 18% < 1% 108
Never married 34% 21% 30% 15% < 1% 338

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 20% 26% 18% 1% 778
Living with a partner 39% 20% 24% 17% < 1% 126
Divorced/separated 41% 15% 22% 20% 1% 178
Widowed 32% 11% 20% 36% < 1% 108
Never married 46% 16% 22% 15% 1% 338

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 12% 47% 10% 2% 778
Living with a partner 14% 17% 57% 10% 2% 126
Divorced/separated 26% 10% 55% 8% 1% 178
Widowed 34% 13% 46% 4% 4% 108
Never married 14% 15% 52% 17% 1% 338

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 778
Living with a partner 16% 82% 1% < 1% 126
Divorced/separated 29% 68% 2% 2% 178
Widowed 27% 70% 1% 1% 108
Never married 16% 83% 1% 1% 338

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 9% 23% 48% 1% 778
Living with a partner 7% 8% 19% 67% < 1% 126
Divorced/separated 16% 11% 28% 46% < 1% 178
Widowed 28% 10% 26% 35% < 1% 108
Never married 11% 10% 23% 55% < 1% 338

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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 22% 30% 3% 39% 7% 778
Living with a partner 15% 22% 1% 53% 8% 126
Divorced/separated 29% 27% 2% 34% 8% 178
Widowed 37% 27% 2% 29% 6% 108
Never married 19% 24% 1% 50% 7% 338

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 26% 7% 778
Living with a partner 60% 31% 9% 126
Divorced/separated 74% 20% 6% 178
Widowed 70% 17% 13% 108
Never married 59% 36% 6% 338

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 40% 11% 778
Living with a partner 38% 49% 13% 126
Divorced/separated 56% 33% 11% 178
Widowed 51% 38% 12% 108
Never married 47% 47% 6% 338

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 16% 45% 778
Living with a partner 23% 16% 61% 126
Divorced/separated 22% 18% 60% 178
Widowed 37% 6% 56% 108
Never married 20% 16% 64% 338

Political ideology among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 39% 25% 4% 778
Living with a partner 17% 34% 43% 6% 126
Divorced/separated 24% 39% 31% 6% 178
Widowed 28% 40% 27% 5% 108
Never married 17% 44% 36% 3% 338

Views about size of government among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 35% 4% 3% 778
Living with a partner 38% 50% 4% 8% 126
Divorced/separated 47% 47% 3% 3% 178
Widowed 52% 35% 6% 7% 108
Never married 37% 60% 1% 2% 338

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 48% 46% 5% 2% 778
Living with a partner 29% 62% 3% 5% 126
Divorced/separated 41% 51% 6% 2% 178
Widowed 35% 57% 6% 3% 108
Never married 33% 62% 4% 1% 338

Views about abortion among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 778
Living with a partner 73% 23% 4% 126
Divorced/separated 66% 30% 3% 178
Widowed 63% 36% 1% 108
Never married 68% 31% 1% 338

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 29% 4% 3% 778
Living with a partner 84% 11% 2% 4% 126
Divorced/separated 71% 24% 1% 4% 178
Widowed 56% 37% 5% 2% 108
Never married 78% 16% 3% 2% 338

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 41% 5% 778
Living with a partner 76% 18% 6% 126
Divorced/separated 55% 41% 5% 178
Widowed 39% 48% 13% 108
Never married 72% 24% 5% 338

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 38% 57% 3% 2% 778
Living with a partner 27% 67% 4% 2% 126
Divorced/separated 38% 57% 2% 3% 178
Widowed 29% 62% 3% 6% 108
Never married 22% 75% 1% 2% 338

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate several times a year by marital status

% of adults who meditate 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 = 778. 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% 24% 4% 29% 4% 778
Living with a partner 46% 32% 4% 11% 7% 126
Divorced/separated 35% 22% 6% 33% 4% 178
Widowed 38% 13% 9% 30% 10% 108
Never married 54% 23% 3% 20% 1% 338