Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 20,955. 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.
2014 40% 18% 42% 20,955
2007 38% 17% 45% 19,253

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Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Religious tradition Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 166. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 11% 14% 75% 166
Catholic 37% 20% 43% 4,173
Evangelical Protestant 58% 16% 26% 6,541
Historically Black Protestant 10% 10% 80% 1,423
Jehovah's Witness 7% 79% 14% 203
Jewish 33% 13% 55% 320
Mainline Protestant 44% 15% 41% 3,532
Mormon 74% 11% 15% 545
Muslim 15% 25% 60% 152
Orthodox Christian 34% 23% 43% 103
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 20% 24% 56% 3,048

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are ages…

Party affiliation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 8,634. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 17% 32% 29% 22% 8,634
No lean 23% 39% 24% 14% 3,205
Democrat/lean Dem. 20% 32% 29% 20% 8,651

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 8,634. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 11% 11% 27% 35% 15% 2% 8,634
No lean 13% 17% 31% 28% 9% 1% 3,205
Democrat/lean Dem. 12% 14% 26% 34% 13% 2% 8,651

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 48% 52% 8,803
No lean 45% 55% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 39% 61% 8,786

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Party affiliation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 8,689. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 83% 3% 2% 9% 3% 8,689
No lean 54% 10% 4% 26% 6% 3,246
Democrat/lean Dem. 50% 25% 3% 18% 4% 8,688

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 8,732. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 8% 8% 84% 8,732
No lean 27% 9% 65% 3,275
Democrat/lean Dem. 16% 11% 73% 8,692

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who have a household income of…

Party affiliation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 7,627. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 25% 21% 31% 22% 7,627
No lean 48% 20% 21% 11% 2,558
Democrat/lean Dem. 40% 20% 24% 16% 7,891

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who have completed…

Party affiliation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 8,771. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 37% 34% 19% 10% 8,771
No lean 50% 32% 12% 7% 3,305
Democrat/lean Dem. 40% 31% 16% 12% 8,751

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 8,775. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 61% 4% 11% 7% 17% 8,775
No lean 47% 8% 15% 7% 23% 3,313
Democrat/lean Dem. 43% 8% 16% 8% 25% 8,755

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 8,774. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 29% 71% 8,774
No lean 33% 67% 3,332
Democrat/lean Dem. 28% 72% 8,763

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say they…

Party affiliation 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 = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 85% 10% 1% < 1% 2% 1% 8,803
No lean 74% 16% 3% 1% 5% 2% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 68% 17% 4% 1% 8% 2% 8,786

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say religion is…

Party affiliation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 78% 14% 4% 3% < 1% 8,803
No lean 66% 18% 6% 8% 2% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 62% 20% 8% 9% 1% 8,786

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who attend religious services…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 59% 26% 15% < 1% 8,803
No lean 46% 28% 25% 1% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 40% 33% 26% 1% 8,786

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who pray…

Party affiliation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 78% 12% 2% 6% < 1% 8,803
No lean 69% 12% 4% 13% 1% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 66% 14% 4% 16% 1% 8,786

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who attend prayer group…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 42% 12% 9% 37% 1% 8,803
No lean 36% 9% 7% 46% 1% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 29% 11% 8% 51% 1% 8,786

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who meditate…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 52% 7% 3% 37% 2% 8,803
No lean 57% 7% 2% 31% 3% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 54% 9% 3% 32% 1% 8,786

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 53% 16% 10% 20% 1% 8,803
No lean 59% 11% 8% 20% 2% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 57% 15% 9% 18% 1% 8,786

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Party affiliation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 57% 6% 31% 4% 2% 8,803
No lean 41% 9% 38% 7% 5% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 34% 12% 42% 9% 2% 8,786

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say…

Party affiliation 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 = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 55% 43% 2% 1% 8,803
No lean 34% 61% 2% 2% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 25% 73% 1% 1% 8,786

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who read scripture…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 59% 11% 6% 24% 1% 8,803
No lean 50% 9% 7% 32% 1% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 42% 11% 8% 37% 1% 8,786

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say the holy scripture is…

Party affiliation 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 = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 45% 32% 4% 14% 5% 8,803
No lean 39% 23% 5% 24% 10% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 34% 24% 2% 33% 7% 8,786

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …in heaven

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 84% 9% 7% 8,803
No lean 73% 17% 10% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 74% 20% 6% 8,786

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …in hell

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 74% 19% 7% 8,803
No lean 57% 32% 11% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 58% 34% 7% 8,786

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 67% 24% 6% 2% 8,803
No lean 29% 31% 19% 21% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 22% 38% 36% 3% 8,786

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who would rather have…

Party affiliation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 79% 18% 2% 2% 8,803
No lean 46% 42% 5% 7% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 30% 61% 4% 4% 8,786

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say government aid to the poor…

Party affiliation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 69% 25% 4% 2% 8,803
No lean 42% 47% 7% 4% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 25% 70% 4% 2% 8,786

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Party affiliation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 30% 67% 3% 8,803
No lean 42% 50% 8% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 62% 34% 4% 8,786

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Party affiliation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 40% 52% 5% 3% 8,803
No lean 51% 35% 7% 7% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 69% 25% 3% 3% 8,786

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Party affiliation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 30% 64% 6% 8,803
No lean 44% 42% 14% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 61% 33% 6% 8,786

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say…

Party affiliation 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 = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 57% 38% 3% 3% 8,803
No lean 35% 54% 4% 6% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 25% 70% 2% 3% 8,786

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by political party

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say humans…

Party affiliation 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 = 8,803. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 14% 27% 3% 53% 4% 8,803
No lean 23% 25% 5% 40% 7% 3,366
Democrat/lean Dem. 34% 27% 4% 31% 4% 8,786