Attendance at religious services among adults in the Boston metro area

% of adults in the Boston metro area who attend religious services…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 498. 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.
2014 25% 31% 43% < 1% 498

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Attendance at religious services among adults in the Boston metro area by religious group

% of adults in the Boston metro area who attend religious services…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know 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 35% 41% 24% < 1% 154
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 4% 20% 76% < 1% 153

Learn More: At least once a week, Once or twice a month/a few times a year, Seldom/never

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 117. 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.
At least once a week 19% 30% 29% 22% 117
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 18% 37% 30% 15% 151
Seldom/never 30% 36% 22% 12% 214

Generational cohort among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 117. 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.
At least once a week 14% 11% 24% 33% 14% 5% 117
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 10% 13% 32% 34% 10% 1% 151
Seldom/never 18% 20% 29% 26% 6% 2% 214

Gender composition among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 49% 51% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 61% 158
Seldom/never 56% 44% 214

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 120. 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.
At least once a week 58% 17% 3% 18% 4% 120
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 75% 6% 5% 8% 6% 152
Seldom/never 86% 2% 2% 3% 6% 208

Immigrant status among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 124. 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.
At least once a week 28% 15% 57% 124
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 16% 18% 65% 157
Seldom/never 8% 16% 76% 211

Income distribution among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who have a household income of…

Attendance at religious services Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more 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.
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 27% 15% 29% 29% 131
Seldom/never 28% 15% 23% 33% 192

Educational distribution among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 124. 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.
At least once a week 45% 22% 18% 16% 124
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 24% 26% 27% 23% 158
Seldom/never 32% 29% 24% 16% 213

Marital status among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 37% 14% 11% 10% 27% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 44% 4% 15% 10% 26% 155
Seldom/never 36% 17% 8% 5% 34% 214

Parent of children under 18 among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 123. 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.
At least once a week 22% 78% 123
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 25% 75% 158
Seldom/never 25% 75% 214

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who say they…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 125. 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.
At least once a week 75% 20% 1% 3% < 1% < 1% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 55% 21% 7% 1% 13% 3% 158
Seldom/never 17% 29% 18% 1% 30% 5% 214

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who say religion is…

Attendance at religious services Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 83% 17% < 1% < 1% < 1% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 35% 43% 15% 7% < 1% 158
Seldom/never 9% 24% 22% 44% 2% 214

Frequency of prayer among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 66% 19% 8% 7% 1% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 43% 19% 10% 26% 1% 158
Seldom/never 17% 7% 7% 69% < 1% 214

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who attend prayer group…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 41% 16% 8% 34% 2% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 9% 7% 7% 76% 1% 158
Seldom/never 1% < 1% 2% 95% 1% 214

Frequency of meditation among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who meditate…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 44% 16% 7% 32% 2% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 11% 8% 44% < 1% 158
Seldom/never 18% 9% 5% 68% < 1% 214

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 72% 19% 2% 8% < 1% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 48% 22% 11% 18% 1% 158
Seldom/never 38% 15% 13% 31% 3% 214

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 53% 11% 8% 24% 4% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 49% 14% 10% 24% 3% 158
Seldom/never 42% 14% 14% 28% 1% 214

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Attendance at religious services Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 35% 2% 53% 9% 1% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 17% 12% 51% 17% 3% 158
Seldom/never 3% 12% 59% 21% 4% 214

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who say…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 125. 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.
At least once a week 26% 68% 6% < 1% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 27% 70% 2% 2% 158
Seldom/never 23% 76% < 1% 1% 214

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who read scripture…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 51% 8% 13% 27% < 1% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 11% 13% 12% 63% < 1% 158
Seldom/never 2% 3% 5% 90% < 1% 214

Interpreting scripture among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who say the holy scripture is…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 125. 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.
At least once a week 40% 29% 7% 18% 6% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 14% 29% 2% 41% 13% 158
Seldom/never 3% 11% 2% 80% 4% 214

Belief in Heaven among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 81% 12% 8% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 56% 32% 13% 158
Seldom/never 27% 54% 19% 214

Belief in Hell among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 61% 21% 18% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 35% 52% 12% 158
Seldom/never 21% 68% 11% 214

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 23% 18% 59% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 33% 13% 54% 158
Seldom/never 25% 15% 61% 214

Political ideology among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 31% 25% 35% 9% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 19% 40% 33% 9% 158
Seldom/never 18% 28% 50% 3% 214

Views about size of government among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 43% 44% 4% 9% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 45% 45% 7% 3% 158
Seldom/never 49% 45% 2% 4% 214

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who say government aid to the poor…

Attendance at religious services Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 32% 57% 5% 5% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 43% 53% 3% 2% 158
Seldom/never 33% 64% 2% 1% 214

Views about abortion among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who say abortion should be…

Attendance at religious services Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 55% 37% 8% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 76% 20% 4% 158
Seldom/never 87% 11% 2% 214

Views about homosexuality among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 59% 23% 5% 13% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 77% 18% 1% 4% 158
Seldom/never 89% 5% 2% 3% 214

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who …same-sex marriage

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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.
At least once a week 52% 32% 16% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 70% 24% 7% 158
Seldom/never 85% 12% 3% 214

Views about environmental regulation among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who say…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 125. 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.
At least once a week 33% 54% 5% 8% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 30% 68% 1% 2% 158
Seldom/never 27% 69% 2% 2% 214

Views about human evolution among adults in the Boston metro area by religious attendance

% of adults in the Boston metro area who say humans…

Attendance at religious services 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
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At least once a week 18% 41% 5% 29% 7% 125
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 45% 20% 5% 24% 6% 158
Seldom/never 68% 12% 6% 10% 5% 214