Frequency of prayer among adults in the Chicago metro area

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 48% 19% 8% 24% 1% 867

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Frequency of prayer among adults in the Chicago metro area by religious group

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who pray…

Religious tradition At least daily Weekly Monthly 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 52% 26% 7% 14% 1% 276
Evangelical Protestant 76% 18% 3% 3% 1% 133
Mainline Protestant 38% 17% 15% 24% 6% 124
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 18% 11% 10% 62% < 1% 170

Learn More: At least daily, Weekly, Seldom/never

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 409. 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 daily 14% 41% 24% 22% 409
Weekly 27% 35% 31% 6% 153
Seldom/never 34% 36% 19% 11% 215

Generational cohort among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 409. 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 daily 7% 12% 35% 27% 16% 2% 409
Weekly 22% 11% 29% 33% 4% < 1% 153
Seldom/never 23% 20% 27% 24% 6% 1% 215

Gender composition among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 38% 62% 418
Weekly 49% 51% 157
Seldom/never 68% 32% 218

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 409. 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 daily 54% 21% 3% 18% 4% 409
Weekly 56% 16% 2% 23% 3% 154
Seldom/never 70% 6% 6% 14% 3% 216

Immigrant status among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 415. 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 daily 20% 13% 67% 415
Weekly 14% 20% 66% 156
Seldom/never 9% 19% 72% 218

Income distribution among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 355. 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 daily 34% 23% 26% 17% 355
Weekly 30% 21% 33% 17% 139
Seldom/never 24% 20% 27% 29% 199

Educational distribution among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 414. 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 daily 41% 28% 19% 12% 414
Weekly 40% 31% 19% 10% 155
Seldom/never 28% 30% 27% 14% 218

Marital status among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 417. 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 daily 54% 6% 13% 7% 21% 417
Weekly 37% 15% 9% 3% 36% 156
Seldom/never 43% 6% 12% 2% 38% 215

Parent of children under 18 among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 416. 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 daily 31% 69% 416
Weekly 22% 78% 157
Seldom/never 25% 75% 218

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer 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 = 418. 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 daily 79% 19% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 418
Weekly 62% 30% 6% < 1% < 1% 1% 157
Seldom/never 11% 29% 13% 1% 38% 8% 218

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 76% 19% 3% 2% < 1% 418
Weekly 39% 50% 8% 2% < 1% 157
Seldom/never 6% 19% 39% 35% < 1% 218

Attendance at religious services among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 49% 33% 17% 1% 418
Weekly 22% 56% 22% < 1% 157
Seldom/never 4% 26% 69% < 1% 218

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

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

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 30% 15% 10% 45% < 1% 418
Weekly 12% 8% 8% 71% < 1% 157
Seldom/never 2% < 1% 2% 96% < 1% 218

Frequency of meditation among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who meditate…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 58% 6% 5% 29% 1% 418
Weekly 31% 9% 5% 55% < 1% 157
Seldom/never 21% 6% 5% 68% < 1% 218

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 71% 11% 7% 8% 2% 418
Weekly 39% 35% 11% 14% 1% 157
Seldom/never 33% 21% 13% 33% < 1% 218

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 49% 14% 14% 20% 3% 418
Weekly 43% 15% 13% 29% < 1% 157
Seldom/never 41% 18% 15% 24% 1% 218

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 44% 8% 38% 8% 1% 418
Weekly 19% 14% 54% 10% 3% 157
Seldom/never 4% 19% 57% 20% 1% 218

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 418. 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 daily 35% 61% 2% 2% 418
Weekly 29% 69% 1% 1% 157
Seldom/never 14% 86% < 1% < 1% 218

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 47% 14% 10% 27% 3% 418
Weekly 11% 19% 11% 59% 1% 157
Seldom/never 4% 3% 8% 85% < 1% 218

Interpreting scripture among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer 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 = 418. 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 daily 34% 38% 4% 17% 7% 418
Weekly 22% 38% < 1% 34% 6% 157
Seldom/never 8% 11% < 1% 75% 7% 218

Belief in Heaven among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 85% 8% 7% 418
Weekly 84% 11% 5% 157
Seldom/never 29% 63% 8% 218

Belief in Hell among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 69% 20% 11% 418
Weekly 61% 30% 9% 157
Seldom/never 20% 75% 4% 218

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 36% 18% 46% 418
Weekly 34% 9% 56% 157
Seldom/never 22% 19% 60% 218

Political ideology among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 37% 34% 22% 8% 418
Weekly 31% 40% 26% 2% 157
Seldom/never 19% 33% 44% 4% 218

Views about size of government among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 45% 49% 2% 3% 418
Weekly 53% 41% 2% 5% 157
Seldom/never 50% 42% 5% 3% 218

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 42% 52% 4% 2% 418
Weekly 49% 49% 1% 2% 157
Seldom/never 31% 67% 2% < 1% 218

Views about abortion among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 47% 50% 3% 418
Weekly 65% 32% 3% 157
Seldom/never 82% 16% 2% 218

Views about homosexuality among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 57% 34% 4% 5% 418
Weekly 72% 23% 3% 2% 157
Seldom/never 89% 10% 1% < 1% 218

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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 daily 49% 40% 11% 418
Weekly 72% 24% 4% 157
Seldom/never 85% 14% 2% 218

Views about environmental regulation among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say…

Frequency of prayer 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 = 418. 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 daily 37% 59% 3% 2% 418
Weekly 47% 51% 1% 2% 157
Seldom/never 27% 69% 2% 1% 218

Views about human evolution among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer 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 = 418. 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 daily 21% 33% 2% 40% 3% 418
Weekly 41% 36% 2% 21% 1% 157
Seldom/never 74% 12% 4% 10% < 1% 218