Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in the New York City metro area

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

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,786. 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 55% 16% 10% 18% 2% 1,786

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

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in the New York City metro area by religious group

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

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several 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 57% 17% 10% 15% 1% 602
Evangelical Protestant 74% 13% 5% 7% 1% 139
Historically Black Protestant 80% 10% 6% 4% < 1% 116
Jewish 45% 12% 12% 29% 1% 218
Mainline Protestant 60% 16% 9% 13% 2% 162
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 40% 15% 14% 29% 3% 388

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 931. 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% 34% 28% 19% 931
Once or twice a month 24% 41% 21% 14% 271
Several times a year 25% 40% 23% 11% 182
Seldom/never 27% 35% 22% 16% 316

Generational cohort among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 931. 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 11% 16% 26% 33% 11% 3% 931
Once or twice a month 14% 16% 35% 25% 9% 1% 271
Several times a year 13% 22% 30% 26% 7% 1% 182
Seldom/never 17% 15% 29% 25% 10% 2% 316

Gender composition among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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% 56% 960
Once or twice a month 51% 49% 278
Several times a year 39% 61% 186
Seldom/never 58% 42% 326

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 938. 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 47% 19% 9% 23% 2% 938
Once or twice a month 51% 17% 13% 18% 1% 274
Several times a year 51% 13% 14% 21% 1% 185
Seldom/never 61% 10% 7% 20% 2% 317

Immigrant status among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 939. 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% 18% 47% 939
Once or twice a month 36% 19% 45% 275
Several times a year 27% 17% 56% 183
Seldom/never 27% 20% 53% 320

Income distribution among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 806. 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% 16% 24% 23% 806
Once or twice a month 20% 18% 33% 29% 240
Several times a year 32% 13% 24% 32% 159
Seldom/never 30% 18% 28% 24% 269

Educational distribution among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 954. 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% 26% 17% 14% 954
Once or twice a month 38% 23% 22% 16% 277
Several times a year 33% 21% 22% 24% 186
Seldom/never 39% 27% 19% 15% 325

Marital status among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 955. 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% 6% 14% 7% 29% 955
Once or twice a month 46% 9% 10% 4% 31% 277
Several times a year 38% 9% 8% 4% 41% 185
Seldom/never 40% 13% 6% 7% 34% 324

Parent of children under 18 among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 952. 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% 74% 952
Once or twice a month 31% 69% 278
Several times a year 27% 73% 185
Seldom/never 27% 73% 326

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say they…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 960. 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 69% 19% 4% 1% 5% 2% 960
Once or twice a month 56% 21% 10% < 1% 11% 2% 278
Several times a year 44% 33% 6% 2% 14% 1% 186
Seldom/never 33% 25% 13% 1% 24% 5% 326

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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 62% 21% 7% 9% 2% 960
Once or twice a month 45% 31% 11% 12% 1% 278
Several times a year 27% 44% 16% 13% < 1% 186
Seldom/never 18% 35% 20% 26% < 1% 326

Attendance at religious services among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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% 30% 26% < 1% 960
Once or twice a month 26% 46% 28% < 1% 278
Several times a year 10% 48% 41% < 1% 186
Seldom/never 14% 33% 52% < 1% 326

Frequency of prayer among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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 71% 13% 2% 15% < 1% 960
Once or twice a month 44% 16% 10% 29% < 1% 278
Several times a year 29% 19% 17% 35% < 1% 186
Seldom/never 21% 10% 10% 58% 1% 326

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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 29% 8% 8% 53% 1% 960
Once or twice a month 14% 13% 8% 64% 1% 278
Several times a year 5% 8% 13% 74% < 1% 186
Seldom/never 6% 3% 6% 85% < 1% 326

Frequency of meditation among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who meditate…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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% 7% 3% 33% 2% 960
Once or twice a month 36% 15% 8% 41% < 1% 278
Several times a year 21% 7% 15% 52% 4% 186
Seldom/never 12% 10% 2% 73% 3% 326

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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% 13% 9% 19% 1% 960
Once or twice a month 42% 23% 18% 16% < 1% 278
Several times a year 23% 16% 32% 29% 1% 186
Seldom/never 35% 15% 10% 40% < 1% 326

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

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

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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% 13% 42% 7% 3% 960
Once or twice a month 22% 19% 47% 10% 2% 278
Several times a year 11% 11% 62% 14% 2% 186
Seldom/never 10% 18% 55% 14% 2% 326

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 960. 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 27% 70% 2% 2% 960
Once or twice a month 21% 78% 1% 1% 278
Several times a year 16% 82% 1% 1% 186
Seldom/never 19% 79% 1% 1% 326

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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% 8% 8% 39% 1% 960
Once or twice a month 20% 20% 11% 49% 1% 278
Several times a year 8% 9% 13% 70% < 1% 186
Seldom/never 5% 5% 7% 82% 1% 326

Interpreting scripture among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 960. 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 34% 25% 4% 30% 7% 960
Once or twice a month 23% 24% 3% 45% 6% 278
Several times a year 12% 26% 1% 54% 7% 186
Seldom/never 12% 14% 1% 66% 8% 326

Belief in Heaven among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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 77% 16% 7% 960
Once or twice a month 66% 28% 6% 278
Several times a year 56% 38% 6% 186
Seldom/never 48% 45% 7% 326

Belief in Hell among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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% 33% 9% 960
Once or twice a month 47% 46% 7% 278
Several times a year 39% 53% 8% 186
Seldom/never 34% 58% 9% 326

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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 27% 18% 55% 960
Once or twice a month 28% 13% 59% 278
Several times a year 17% 15% 68% 186
Seldom/never 27% 22% 50% 326

Political ideology among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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% 33% 30% 5% 960
Once or twice a month 26% 37% 35% 2% 278
Several times a year 18% 45% 32% 5% 186
Seldom/never 19% 35% 37% 9% 326

Views about size of government among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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% 57% 4% 4% 960
Once or twice a month 37% 60% 1% 3% 278
Several times a year 36% 59% 2% 4% 186
Seldom/never 41% 51% 3% 5% 326

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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 34% 59% 5% 2% 960
Once or twice a month 37% 55% 5% 4% 278
Several times a year 44% 53% 1% 2% 186
Seldom/never 37% 57% 4% 2% 326

Views about abortion among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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% 38% 4% 960
Once or twice a month 68% 29% 3% 278
Several times a year 72% 24% 4% 186
Seldom/never 68% 29% 3% 326

Views about homosexuality among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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 64% 28% 4% 4% 960
Once or twice a month 77% 20% 2% 1% 278
Several times a year 79% 13% 3% 5% 186
Seldom/never 82% 13% 2% 3% 326

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 960. 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 54% 37% 9% 960
Once or twice a month 68% 29% 4% 278
Several times a year 68% 23% 9% 186
Seldom/never 71% 23% 7% 326

Views about environmental regulation among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 960. 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 29% 64% 3% 4% 960
Once or twice a month 28% 70% 2% < 1% 278
Several times a year 20% 74% 1% 5% 186
Seldom/never 34% 62% 2% 3% 326

Views about human evolution among adults in the New York City metro area by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say humans…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 960. 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 29% 26% 5% 33% 6% 960
Once or twice a month 40% 25% 4% 26% 5% 278
Several times a year 51% 21% 7% 17% 4% 186
Seldom/never 58% 18% 6% 15% 3% 326