Marital status among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Religious tradition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 159. 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.
Buddhist 39% 10% 11% 2% 38% 159
Catholic 51% 8% 12% 7% 22% 4,656
Evangelical Protestant 48% 8% 17% 9% 18% 2,783
Hindu 58% 3% 4% < 1% 35% 118
Historically Black Protestant 24% 8% 18% 7% 43% 568
Jewish 50% 7% 10% 7% 26% 546
Mainline Protestant 54% 6% 13% 9% 18% 3,624
Mormon 60% 7% 12% 5% 16% 116
Orthodox Christian 46% 8% 7% 9% 31% 107
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 38% 12% 11% 3% 36% 6,782

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 9,627. 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% 40% 33% 20% 9,627
Living with a partner 37% 40% 17% 6% 1,565
Divorced/separated 6% 36% 41% 18% 2,719
Widowed < 1% 7% 22% 70% 1,633
Never married 62% 26% 10% 2% 4,448

Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 9,627. 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% 11% 34% 40% 12% 1% 9,627
Living with a partner 18% 31% 29% 19% 3% < 1% 1,565
Divorced/separated 1% 8% 32% 48% 10% < 1% 2,719
Widowed < 1% 1% 7% 31% 49% 12% 1,633
Never married 45% 26% 18% 11% 1% < 1% 4,448

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. 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% 48% 9,795
Living with a partner 52% 48% 1,583
Divorced/separated 49% 51% 2,765
Widowed 30% 70% 1,669
Never married 58% 42% 4,490

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 9,662. 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 79% 4% 4% 11% 3% 9,662
Living with a partner 67% 9% 2% 18% 5% 1,569
Divorced/separated 72% 9% 1% 15% 4% 2,724
Widowed 84% 6% 1% 5% 3% 1,654
Never married 59% 13% 7% 17% 5% 4,450

Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 9,704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 13% 9% 78% 9,704
Living with a partner 13% 12% 75% 1,565
Divorced/separated 12% 8% 79% 2,725
Widowed 6% 13% 80% 1,642
Never married 13% 17% 71% 4,417

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 8,577. 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% 18% 34% 32% 8,577
Living with a partner 38% 23% 24% 15% 1,455
Divorced/separated 49% 22% 19% 9% 2,497
Widowed 57% 22% 14% 7% 1,370
Never married 41% 23% 22% 14% 3,959

Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,755. 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% 29% 21% 16% 9,755
Living with a partner 39% 33% 18% 10% 1,576
Divorced/separated 44% 35% 13% 8% 2,749
Widowed 57% 26% 10% 7% 1,659
Never married 42% 36% 16% 7% 4,478

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 9,758. 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% 62% 9,758
Living with a partner 30% 70% 1,578
Divorced/separated 24% 76% 2,763
Widowed 5% 95% 1,667
Never married 11% 89% 4,484

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. 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% 26% 7% 1% 13% 3% 9,795
Living with a partner 38% 29% 10% 1% 19% 3% 1,583
Divorced/separated 57% 23% 6% 1% 11% 3% 2,765
Widowed 63% 21% 6% 2% 6% 3% 1,669
Never married 40% 23% 11% < 1% 22% 4% 4,490

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. 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% 33% 17% 15% 1% 9,795
Living with a partner 23% 36% 18% 22% < 1% 1,583
Divorced/separated 37% 33% 14% 16% 1% 2,765
Widowed 50% 29% 10% 10% 1% 1,669
Never married 24% 30% 22% 23% 1% 4,490

Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 15% 40% 44% < 1% 9,795
Living with a partner 6% 36% 58% < 1% 1,583
Divorced/separated 11% 37% 52% < 1% 2,765
Widowed 22% 32% 45% 1% 1,669
Never married 9% 38% 53% < 1% 4,490

Frequency of prayer among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. 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% 19% 8% 34% 1% 9,795
Living with a partner 31% 16% 10% 43% < 1% 1,583
Divorced/separated 45% 18% 6% 30% 1% 2,765
Widowed 56% 16% 5% 22% 1% 1,669
Never married 27% 17% 8% 48% < 1% 4,490

Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. 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% 8% 5% 58% 1% 9,795
Living with a partner 28% 9% 6% 56% 1% 1,583
Divorced/separated 36% 9% 4% 50% 1% 2,765
Widowed 42% 8% 3% 45% 3% 1,669
Never married 24% 9% 5% 61% 1% 4,490

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. 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% 17% 13% 22% 1% 9,795
Living with a partner 44% 19% 11% 25% 1% 1,583
Divorced/separated 49% 15% 11% 24% 2% 2,765
Widowed 54% 11% 9% 24% 3% 1,669
Never married 40% 19% 12% 28% 1% 4,490

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. 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% 16% 15% 29% 1% 9,795
Living with a partner 46% 15% 15% 23% 1% 1,583
Divorced/separated 43% 14% 13% 29% 1% 2,765
Widowed 38% 9% 13% 37% 2% 1,669
Never married 47% 16% 12% 24% 1% 4,490

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. 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% 12% 56% 12% 2% 9,795
Living with a partner 11% 15% 60% 13% 1% 1,583
Divorced/separated 19% 12% 56% 10% 2% 2,765
Widowed 25% 8% 57% 6% 4% 1,669
Never married 13% 17% 54% 14% 2% 4,490

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 30% 68% 1% 1% 9,795
Living with a partner 21% 77% 1% 1% 1,583
Divorced/separated 26% 71% 2% 1% 2,765
Widowed 26% 69% 1% 3% 1,669
Never married 19% 78% 2% 1% 4,490

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. 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% 8% 9% 71% < 1% 9,795
Living with a partner 11% 7% 7% 75% < 1% 1,583
Divorced/separated 18% 8% 9% 64% 1% 2,765
Widowed 23% 9% 9% 58% 1% 1,669
Never married 10% 9% 8% 73% < 1% 4,490

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 16% 27% 2% 48% 8% 9,795
Living with a partner 12% 19% 1% 60% 9% 1,583
Divorced/separated 22% 24% 2% 43% 9% 2,765
Widowed 26% 26% 5% 32% 11% 1,669
Never married 14% 22% 1% 57% 7% 4,490

Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 63% 29% 8% 9,795
Living with a partner 57% 36% 7% 1,583
Divorced/separated 64% 28% 8% 2,765
Widowed 75% 17% 8% 1,669
Never married 57% 35% 8% 4,490

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. 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% 45% 8% 9,795
Living with a partner 42% 50% 8% 1,583
Divorced/separated 50% 41% 9% 2,765
Widowed 50% 38% 12% 1,669
Never married 44% 48% 8% 4,490

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. 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% 9,795
Living with a partner 26% 22% 53% 1,583
Divorced/separated 29% 22% 49% 2,765
Widowed 35% 16% 49% 1,669
Never married 26% 20% 54% 4,490

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. 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% 37% 26% 5% 9,795
Living with a partner 21% 35% 37% 7% 1,583
Divorced/separated 28% 34% 30% 7% 2,765
Widowed 34% 37% 22% 8% 1,669
Never married 20% 37% 35% 8% 4,490

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. 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% 36% 3% 4% 9,795
Living with a partner 44% 48% 3% 4% 1,583
Divorced/separated 47% 45% 3% 4% 2,765
Widowed 51% 38% 5% 6% 1,669
Never married 44% 50% 3% 3% 4,490

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. 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% 47% 3% 2% 9,795
Living with a partner 37% 58% 4% 1% 1,583
Divorced/separated 38% 55% 4% 2% 2,765
Widowed 42% 51% 4% 3% 1,669
Never married 37% 57% 4% 2% 4,490

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. 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 65% 32% 4% 9,795
Living with a partner 69% 27% 4% 1,583
Divorced/separated 65% 30% 5% 2,765
Widowed 56% 36% 8% 1,669
Never married 67% 29% 4% 4,490

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. 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 74% 20% 3% 3% 9,795
Living with a partner 83% 12% 3% 2% 1,583
Divorced/separated 72% 21% 4% 3% 2,765
Widowed 57% 33% 5% 5% 1,669
Never married 82% 13% 3% 2% 4,490

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,795. 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% 7% 9,795
Living with a partner 77% 17% 6% 1,583
Divorced/separated 61% 30% 9% 2,765
Widowed 46% 42% 12% 1,669
Never married 77% 17% 5% 4,490

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. 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% 60% 2% 2% 9,795
Living with a partner 30% 66% 2% 2% 1,583
Divorced/separated 35% 59% 2% 3% 2,765
Widowed 38% 52% 4% 7% 1,669
Never married 30% 66% 2% 3% 4,490

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by marital status

% of adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups 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 = 9,795. 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% 25% 5% 23% 4% 9,795
Living with a partner 54% 24% 4% 17% 2% 1,583
Divorced/separated 39% 26% 5% 27% 4% 2,765
Widowed 29% 22% 5% 35% 9% 1,669
Never married 53% 21% 4% 18% 3% 4,490