Marital status among adults who pray daily by religious group

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Religious tradition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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 36% 10% 12% 4% 37% 109
Catholic 54% 7% 12% 9% 17% 4,320
Evangelical Protestant 58% 4% 14% 8% 16% 6,827
Hindu 65% 4% 7% 1% 23% 102
Historically Black Protestant 32% 6% 20% 9% 33% 1,531
Jehovah's Witness 57% 4% 12% 8% 19% 220
Jewish 64% 4% 10% 5% 17% 212
Mainline Protestant 57% 5% 13% 11% 14% 3,321
Mormon 67% 3% 7% 5% 18% 568
Muslim 39% 4% 9% 2% 46% 161
Orthodox Christian 51% 5% 13% 7% 24% 100
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 11% 16% 5% 32% 1,324

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 10,082. 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% 10,082
Living with a partner 31% 46% 18% 5% 846
Divorced/separated 4% 35% 43% 18% 2,765
Widowed < 1% 6% 20% 74% 2,185
Never married 53% 29% 14% 4% 2,958

Generational cohort among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 10,082. 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% 14% 1% 10,082
Living with a partner 15% 26% 35% 20% 4% < 1% 846
Divorced/separated 1% 7% 31% 49% 11% < 1% 2,765
Widowed < 1% 1% 6% 28% 54% 11% 2,185
Never married 39% 22% 22% 16% 2% < 1% 2,958

Gender composition among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 10,314. 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% 10,314
Living with a partner 38% 62% 853
Divorced/separated 37% 63% 2,830
Widowed 20% 80% 2,236
Never married 48% 52% 3,010

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 10,168. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 71% 10% 3% 14% 3% 10,168
Living with a partner 47% 17% 3% 27% 6% 845
Divorced/separated 56% 20% 1% 18% 5% 2,783
Widowed 72% 15% 1% 8% 3% 2,210
Never married 45% 27% 4% 18% 6% 2,966

Immigrant status among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 10,218. 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% 7% 78% 10,218
Living with a partner 20% 11% 69% 840
Divorced/separated 15% 7% 78% 2,778
Widowed 8% 10% 81% 2,202
Never married 15% 14% 72% 2,948

Income distribution among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 8,848. 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 23% 20% 34% 23% 8,848
Living with a partner 54% 21% 17% 8% 785
Divorced/separated 55% 22% 16% 6% 2,538
Widowed 63% 20% 12% 5% 1,801
Never married 50% 21% 20% 9% 2,605

Educational distribution among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 10,255. 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% 31% 19% 12% 10,255
Living with a partner 46% 37% 11% 6% 846
Divorced/separated 46% 36% 12% 6% 2,815
Widowed 60% 26% 8% 6% 2,226
Never married 45% 36% 13% 6% 2,997

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 10,264. 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% 61% 10,264
Living with a partner 42% 58% 853
Divorced/separated 26% 74% 2,826
Widowed 7% 93% 2,233
Never married 18% 82% 3,007

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 10,314
Living with a partner 73% 21% 3% 1% 1% < 1% 853
Divorced/separated 86% 11% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2,830
Widowed 86% 10% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 2,236
Never married 82% 14% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 3,010

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,314. 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 82% 14% 2% 1% 1% 10,314
Living with a partner 63% 30% 4% 3% < 1% 853
Divorced/separated 77% 16% 3% 2% 1% 2,830
Widowed 84% 12% 2% 1% 1% 2,236
Never married 73% 20% 4% 3% < 1% 3,010

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 61% 27% 11% < 1% 10,314
Living with a partner 31% 44% 24% 1% 853
Divorced/separated 45% 34% 20% < 1% 2,830
Widowed 58% 24% 16% 1% 2,236
Never married 48% 35% 16% < 1% 3,010

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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% 12% 10% 34% < 1% 10,314
Living with a partner 25% 12% 12% 50% < 1% 853
Divorced/separated 37% 12% 8% 42% 1% 2,830
Widowed 39% 9% 10% 40% 2% 2,236
Never married 35% 15% 11% 39% 1% 3,010

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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% 7% 3% 33% 2% 10,314
Living with a partner 52% 9% 4% 35% 1% 853
Divorced/separated 60% 6% 3% 30% 2% 2,830
Widowed 67% 5% 2% 22% 4% 2,236
Never married 48% 8% 3% 39% 2% 3,010

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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 78% 11% 5% 4% 1% 10,314
Living with a partner 67% 15% 8% 9% 1% 853
Divorced/separated 76% 11% 5% 7% 1% 2,830
Widowed 79% 8% 5% 7% 2% 2,236
Never married 71% 14% 7% 7% 1% 3,010

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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% 15% 11% 22% 2% 10,314
Living with a partner 52% 14% 12% 20% 1% 853
Divorced/separated 54% 13% 9% 23% 2% 2,830
Widowed 50% 12% 10% 25% 3% 2,236
Never married 50% 17% 10% 21% 1% 3,010

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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% 6% 32% 4% 3% 10,314
Living with a partner 30% 12% 50% 7% 2% 853
Divorced/separated 46% 8% 38% 5% 3% 2,830
Widowed 51% 5% 38% 3% 4% 2,236
Never married 45% 9% 37% 6% 3% 3,010

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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% 49% 1% 1% 10,314
Living with a partner 26% 72% 2% 1% 853
Divorced/separated 34% 63% 2% 1% 2,830
Widowed 35% 61% 2% 3% 2,236
Never married 33% 64% 2% 1% 3,010

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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% 11% 8% 21% 1% 10,314
Living with a partner 41% 16% 9% 34% < 1% 853
Divorced/separated 57% 12% 7% 23% 1% 2,830
Widowed 60% 9% 6% 23% 2% 2,236
Never married 53% 14% 7% 24% 1% 3,010

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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% 31% 4% 13% 6% 10,314
Living with a partner 35% 27% 2% 26% 9% 853
Divorced/separated 47% 27% 3% 16% 8% 2,830
Widowed 52% 24% 5% 11% 8% 2,236
Never married 39% 36% 3% 16% 6% 3,010

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,314. 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 86% 8% 7% 10,314
Living with a partner 83% 12% 5% 853
Divorced/separated 84% 9% 7% 2,830
Widowed 90% 5% 5% 2,236
Never married 87% 8% 5% 3,010

Belief in Hell among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,314. 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% 20% 8% 10,314
Living with a partner 66% 27% 7% 853
Divorced/separated 70% 22% 8% 2,830
Widowed 69% 20% 10% 2,236
Never married 74% 20% 6% 3,010

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 10,314. 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% 17% 33% 10,314
Living with a partner 27% 22% 51% 853
Divorced/separated 33% 19% 48% 2,830
Widowed 38% 18% 45% 2,236
Never married 34% 18% 48% 3,010

Political ideology among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,314. 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% 28% 15% 5% 10,314
Living with a partner 33% 33% 28% 6% 853
Divorced/separated 40% 30% 22% 8% 2,830
Widowed 45% 32% 15% 8% 2,236
Never married 36% 34% 21% 8% 3,010

Views about size of government among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,314. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 61% 32% 3% 4% 10,314
Living with a partner 37% 57% 3% 2% 853
Divorced/separated 44% 49% 3% 4% 2,830
Widowed 50% 39% 5% 6% 2,236
Never married 42% 52% 2% 3% 3,010

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 54% 40% 4% 2% 10,314
Living with a partner 34% 60% 4% 2% 853
Divorced/separated 38% 55% 5% 2% 2,830
Widowed 43% 48% 5% 4% 2,236
Never married 41% 52% 4% 2% 3,010

Views about abortion among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,314. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 37% 59% 4% 10,314
Living with a partner 55% 42% 3% 853
Divorced/separated 48% 48% 5% 2,830
Widowed 39% 53% 8% 2,236
Never married 44% 51% 5% 3,010

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,314. 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% 48% 5% 4% 10,314
Living with a partner 71% 21% 5% 3% 853
Divorced/separated 52% 39% 5% 4% 2,830
Widowed 42% 48% 5% 6% 2,236
Never married 57% 34% 5% 4% 3,010

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,314. 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% 58% 8% 10,314
Living with a partner 65% 28% 7% 853
Divorced/separated 40% 50% 9% 2,830
Widowed 30% 58% 12% 2,236
Never married 49% 43% 8% 3,010

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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% 48% 3% 3% 10,314
Living with a partner 36% 60% 2% 2% 853
Divorced/separated 38% 55% 3% 5% 2,830
Widowed 40% 48% 4% 9% 2,236
Never married 36% 58% 3% 3% 3,010

Views about human evolution among adults who pray daily by marital status

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 10,314. 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 14% 28% 4% 50% 5% 10,314
Living with a partner 26% 35% 3% 33% 4% 853
Divorced/separated 17% 29% 3% 46% 5% 2,830
Widowed 14% 21% 4% 49% 11% 2,236
Never married 20% 31% 3% 42% 4% 3,010