Marital status among adults who pray monthly by religious group

% of adults who pray monthly 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 50% 11% 9% 2% 27% 484
Evangelical Protestant 44% 13% 14% 5% 23% 242
Mainline Protestant 52% 10% 11% 5% 22% 416
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 38% 14% 9% 3% 36% 479

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 929. 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 6% 43% 34% 16% 929
Living with a partner 39% 44% 11% 6% 173
Divorced/separated 8% 44% 32% 15% 223
Widowed < 1% 3% 31% 66% 107
Never married 64% 27% 8% 1% 469

Generational cohort among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 929. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 2% 13% 35% 41% 9% < 1% 929
Living with a partner 19% 29% 35% 14% 3% < 1% 173
Divorced/separated 2% 12% 38% 38% 10% < 1% 223
Widowed < 1% 3% < 1% 43% 43% 11% 107
Never married 49% 28% 15% 8% 1% < 1% 469

Gender composition among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 947. 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 60% 40% 947
Living with a partner 57% 43% 173
Divorced/separated 54% 46% 226
Widowed 36% 64% 108
Never married 62% 38% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 935. 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 75% 5% 6% 12% 2% 935
Living with a partner 64% 7% 2% 23% 4% 173
Divorced/separated 71% 7% 2% 16% 3% 224
Widowed 75% 7% 4% 11% 4% 108
Never married 48% 17% 7% 24% 5% 468

Immigrant status among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 933. 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% 8% 75% 933
Living with a partner 15% 13% 72% 171
Divorced/separated 15% 9% 75% 223
Widowed 13% 12% 75% 105
Never married 17% 17% 66% 461

Income distribution among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 839. 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% 18% 32% 34% 839
Living with a partner 41% 19% 23% 16% 166
Divorced/separated 47% 18% 24% 10% 202
Never married 43% 19% 20% 18% 412

Educational distribution among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 941. 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% 30% 20% 16% 941
Living with a partner 47% 32% 14% 7% 173
Divorced/separated 41% 35% 15% 9% 225
Widowed 54% 33% 6% 7% 108
Never married 50% 30% 12% 7% 468

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

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 943. 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 41% 59% 943
Living with a partner 37% 63% 172
Divorced/separated 32% 68% 226
Widowed 10% 90% 108
Never married 9% 91% 468

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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 42% 43% 9% 1% 4% 2% 947
Living with a partner 39% 46% 10% < 1% 3% 2% 173
Divorced/separated 43% 38% 13% 2% 2% 2% 226
Widowed 53% 42% 2% < 1% 3% 1% 108
Never married 35% 39% 14% 1% 8% 3% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 947. 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% 54% 19% 5% 1% 947
Living with a partner 19% 58% 17% 6% < 1% 173
Divorced/separated 21% 55% 20% 4% < 1% 226
Widowed 28% 52% 15% 5% < 1% 108
Never married 20% 49% 21% 10% 1% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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% 56% 36% < 1% 947
Living with a partner 5% 57% 38% < 1% 173
Divorced/separated 6% 61% 33% < 1% 226
Widowed 16% 49% 35% < 1% 108
Never married 10% 55% 34% 1% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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 3% 5% 8% 83% < 1% 947
Living with a partner 3% 10% 5% 82% < 1% 173
Divorced/separated 4% 4% 13% 77% 1% 226
Widowed 8% 2% 7% 83% < 1% 108
Never married 5% 7% 10% 78% < 1% 469

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 18% 13% 8% 60% 1% 947
Living with a partner 19% 14% 10% 56% 2% 173
Divorced/separated 20% 20% 9% 50% 1% 226
Widowed 21% 19% 2% 57% 1% 108
Never married 18% 18% 7% 55% 1% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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 33% 21% 20% 25% 2% 947
Living with a partner 40% 25% 13% 21% 1% 173
Divorced/separated 32% 25% 16% 26% 1% 226
Widowed 33% 15% 21% 31% 1% 108
Never married 33% 25% 19% 21% 1% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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% 20% 21% 29% 1% 947
Living with a partner 37% 18% 25% 18% 2% 173
Divorced/separated 33% 20% 19% 27% < 1% 226
Widowed 27% 18% 17% 36% 2% 108
Never married 43% 15% 16% 25% 1% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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 11% 13% 63% 10% 3% 947
Living with a partner 11% 10% 68% 11% 1% 173
Divorced/separated 12% 14% 61% 10% 2% 226
Widowed 16% 12% 65% 7% < 1% 108
Never married 11% 19% 56% 14% 1% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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% 68% 2% < 1% 947
Living with a partner 26% 73% < 1% 1% 173
Divorced/separated 27% 71% 1% 1% 226
Widowed 20% 78% < 1% 2% 108
Never married 18% 81% 1% < 1% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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 4% 9% 13% 74% < 1% 947
Living with a partner 8% 10% 13% 69% < 1% 173
Divorced/separated 5% 7% 18% 69% < 1% 226
Widowed 11% 9% 20% 60% < 1% 108
Never married 5% 12% 13% 70% < 1% 469

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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% 31% 2% 44% 9% 947
Living with a partner 15% 25% < 1% 51% 10% 173
Divorced/separated 12% 32% 3% 43% 10% 226
Widowed 23% 37% < 1% 31% 9% 108
Never married 14% 25% 1% 52% 8% 469

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 947. 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 69% 22% 9% 947
Living with a partner 73% 23% 4% 173
Divorced/separated 67% 21% 12% 226
Widowed 71% 16% 13% 108
Never married 74% 19% 6% 469

Belief in Hell among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 947. 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% 42% 9% 947
Living with a partner 57% 39% 4% 173
Divorced/separated 55% 33% 12% 226
Widowed 51% 38% 11% 108
Never married 52% 42% 6% 469

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 947. 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% 17% 45% 947
Living with a partner 37% 22% 41% 173
Divorced/separated 31% 27% 42% 226
Widowed 32% 9% 59% 108
Never married 28% 22% 50% 469

Political ideology among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 947. 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% 41% 24% 5% 947
Living with a partner 26% 34% 34% 6% 173
Divorced/separated 20% 45% 25% 10% 226
Widowed 38% 31% 29% 2% 108
Never married 18% 40% 36% 6% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 947. 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% 37% 2% 3% 947
Living with a partner 51% 43% 3% 3% 173
Divorced/separated 50% 39% 5% 6% 226
Widowed 46% 43% 1% 10% 108
Never married 42% 54% 2% 2% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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% 45% 3% 1% 947
Living with a partner 51% 46% 3% < 1% 173
Divorced/separated 42% 49% 3% 6% 226
Widowed 41% 49% 2% 8% 108
Never married 35% 60% 3% 2% 469

Views about abortion among adults who pray monthly by marital status

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

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 947. 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 66% 31% 3% 947
Living with a partner 54% 43% 3% 173
Divorced/separated 61% 29% 9% 226
Widowed 57% 39% 4% 108
Never married 68% 29% 2% 469

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray monthly by marital status

% of adults who pray monthly who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 947. 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 73% 21% 3% 3% 947
Living with a partner 82% 14% 2% 2% 173
Divorced/separated 74% 19% 5% 2% 226
Widowed 53% 40% 1% 6% 108
Never married 80% 16% 2% 2% 469

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

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

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 947. 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% 31% 7% 947
Living with a partner 73% 23% 3% 173
Divorced/separated 60% 27% 12% 226
Widowed 37% 46% 17% 108
Never married 76% 18% 5% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Married 36% 59% 3% 3% 947
Living with a partner 35% 62% 2% 2% 173
Divorced/separated 37% 57% 3% 3% 226
Widowed 40% 54% 2% 4% 108
Never married 32% 66% 1% 1% 469

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

% of adults who pray monthly 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 = 947. 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 42% 28% 6% 21% 3% 947
Living with a partner 48% 24% 4% 24% < 1% 173
Divorced/separated 40% 22% 5% 28% 5% 226
Widowed 34% 22% 4% 34% 6% 108
Never married 47% 26% 3% 21% 3% 469