Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 54% 8% 11% 10% 17% 1,151
Evangelical Protestant 63% 3% 13% 8% 14% 3,902
Historically Black Protestant 37% 3% 20% 11% 29% 872
Jehovah's Witness 53% 3% 12% 8% 23% 203
Jewish 70% 3% 6% 2% 19% 120
Mainline Protestant 58% 3% 12% 12% 15% 1,212
Mormon 68% 2% 5% 5% 20% 470
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 35% 8% 15% 4% 39% 304

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 4,751. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 7% 38% 34% 21% 4,751
Living with a partner 24% 50% 20% 6% 231
Divorced/separated 4% 35% 42% 19% 1,149
Widowed < 1% 6% 18% 76% 954
Never married 56% 26% 14% 4% 1,259

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 4,751. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 2% 10% 33% 40% 15% 1% 4,751
Living with a partner 14% 23% 38% 22% 4% < 1% 231
Divorced/separated 2% 6% 31% 47% 13% < 1% 1,149
Widowed < 1% 1% 6% 26% 56% 11% 954
Never married 44% 17% 21% 16% 2% < 1% 1,259

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 45% 55% 4,867
Living with a partner 39% 61% 233
Divorced/separated 35% 65% 1,179
Widowed 20% 80% 981
Never married 49% 51% 1,283

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 4,798. 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% 12% 3% 14% 3% 4,798
Living with a partner 38% 19% 3% 35% 5% 232
Divorced/separated 47% 27% 1% 19% 6% 1,156
Widowed 63% 22% 1% 11% 2% 970
Never married 42% 29% 4% 19% 6% 1,261

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 4,821. 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% 6% 77% 4,821
Living with a partner 29% 12% 59% 228
Divorced/separated 16% 7% 77% 1,159
Widowed 11% 9% 81% 968
Never married 18% 11% 71% 1,258

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,173. 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% 21% 34% 20% 4,173
Living with a partner 61% 23% 11% 5% 214
Divorced/separated 58% 22% 16% 5% 1,044
Widowed 65% 20% 11% 3% 779
Never married 51% 18% 21% 10% 1,099

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 4,835. 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% 30% 19% 11% 4,835
Living with a partner 55% 32% 8% 5% 231
Divorced/separated 47% 35% 12% 6% 1,171
Widowed 59% 27% 9% 6% 978
Never married 49% 34% 10% 6% 1,276

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 4,837. 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% 4,837
Living with a partner 47% 53% 233
Divorced/separated 28% 72% 1,177
Widowed 10% 90% 979
Never married 16% 84% 1,282

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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 92% 7% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 4,867
Living with a partner 79% 18% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 233
Divorced/separated 89% 9% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,179
Widowed 90% 8% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 981
Never married 84% 12% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 1,283

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. 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 93% 5% < 1% 1% 1% 4,867
Living with a partner 84% 15% 1% 1% < 1% 233
Divorced/separated 91% 6% 1% 2% 1% 1,179
Widowed 94% 5% < 1% 1% < 1% 981
Never married 85% 10% 2% 2% < 1% 1,283

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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 89% 8% 3% < 1% 4,867
Living with a partner 66% 23% 10% 1% 233
Divorced/separated 77% 16% 6% < 1% 1,179
Widowed 85% 9% 5% 1% 981
Never married 80% 13% 6% < 1% 1,283

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. 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 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 4,867
Living with a partner 83% 12% 2% 3% < 1% 233
Divorced/separated 90% 7% 1% 1% 1% 1,179
Widowed 91% 7% 1% 1% 1% 981
Never married 81% 14% 2% 3% < 1% 1,283

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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% 6% 2% 26% 3% 4,867
Living with a partner 64% 9% 1% 25% 1% 233
Divorced/separated 71% 5% 1% 22% 2% 1,179
Widowed 77% 5% 2% 13% 4% 981
Never married 58% 8% 2% 29% 2% 1,283

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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 87% 7% 3% 2% 1% 4,867
Living with a partner 77% 9% 4% 8% 1% 233
Divorced/separated 85% 8% 2% 4% 1% 1,179
Widowed 87% 4% 2% 4% 3% 981
Never married 79% 9% 5% 5% 1% 1,283

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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% 14% 9% 20% 2% 4,867
Living with a partner 57% 19% 7% 16% 2% 233
Divorced/separated 60% 12% 7% 19% 2% 1,179
Widowed 57% 11% 8% 20% 5% 981
Never married 52% 19% 9% 19% 2% 1,283

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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% 4% 21% 3% 3% 4,867
Living with a partner 47% 9% 34% 8% 1% 233
Divorced/separated 61% 5% 27% 4% 3% 1,179
Widowed 65% 4% 25% 3% 3% 981
Never married 59% 7% 26% 5% 2% 1,283

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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% 42% 1% 1% 4,867
Living with a partner 26% 70% 2% 2% 233
Divorced/separated 38% 59% 2% 1% 1,179
Widowed 39% 56% 2% 3% 981
Never married 39% 58% 1% 1% 1,283

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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 84% 7% 2% 6% 1% 4,867
Living with a partner 72% 13% 3% 12% < 1% 233
Divorced/separated 83% 8% 2% 7% 1% 1,179
Widowed 82% 5% 3% 8% 1% 981
Never married 79% 8% 3% 9% 1% 1,283

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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% 26% 5% 5% 4% 4,867
Living with a partner 53% 24% 3% 14% 6% 233
Divorced/separated 62% 23% 4% 7% 5% 1,179
Widowed 66% 20% 3% 5% 5% 981
Never married 50% 34% 3% 8% 4% 1,283

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. 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 85% 7% 8% 4,867
Living with a partner 84% 10% 6% 233
Divorced/separated 86% 8% 6% 1,179
Widowed 91% 5% 5% 981
Never married 88% 8% 5% 1,283

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. 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% 16% 8% 4,867
Living with a partner 70% 22% 8% 233
Divorced/separated 76% 17% 6% 1,179
Widowed 77% 15% 8% 981
Never married 78% 17% 5% 1,283

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. 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% 18% 29% 4,867
Living with a partner 24% 21% 55% 233
Divorced/separated 35% 20% 46% 1,179
Widowed 39% 17% 44% 981
Never married 36% 20% 45% 1,283

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. 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% 23% 12% 6% 4,867
Living with a partner 35% 34% 26% 4% 233
Divorced/separated 45% 28% 20% 7% 1,179
Widowed 50% 28% 14% 9% 981
Never married 43% 30% 19% 8% 1,283

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 64% 30% 3% 3% 4,867
Living with a partner 30% 66% 3% 1% 233
Divorced/separated 42% 52% 3% 3% 1,179
Widowed 50% 40% 4% 6% 981
Never married 42% 53% 2% 3% 1,283

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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% 38% 5% 2% 4,867
Living with a partner 30% 63% 3% 3% 233
Divorced/separated 37% 56% 5% 3% 1,179
Widowed 44% 46% 6% 5% 981
Never married 42% 51% 4% 2% 1,283

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. 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 26% 70% 4% 4,867
Living with a partner 47% 49% 4% 233
Divorced/separated 37% 58% 5% 1,179
Widowed 29% 63% 8% 981
Never married 32% 63% 5% 1,283

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. 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% 63% 5% 4% 4,867
Living with a partner 59% 31% 8% 3% 233
Divorced/separated 37% 53% 6% 4% 1,179
Widowed 29% 62% 5% 5% 981
Never married 45% 47% 4% 4% 1,283

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,867. 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% 72% 7% 4,867
Living with a partner 56% 38% 7% 233
Divorced/separated 27% 64% 9% 1,179
Widowed 19% 69% 11% 981
Never married 36% 56% 8% 1,283

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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 50% 44% 3% 3% 4,867
Living with a partner 36% 60% 1% 3% 233
Divorced/separated 40% 52% 3% 5% 1,179
Widowed 40% 46% 4% 11% 981
Never married 39% 55% 3% 3% 1,283

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by marital status

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 4,867. 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 8% 23% 3% 61% 5% 4,867
Living with a partner 24% 34% 2% 36% 5% 233
Divorced/separated 11% 24% 1% 58% 5% 1,179
Widowed 10% 18% 4% 57% 12% 981
Never married 16% 26% 3% 51% 5% 1,283