Party affiliation among adults who meditate at least once a week

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 14,858. 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 37% 19% 44% 14,858
2007 35% 18% 47% 15,033

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Party affiliation among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Religious tradition Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 186. 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 12% 13% 75% 186
Catholic 35% 19% 45% 3,024
Evangelical Protestant 56% 17% 28% 4,408
Historically Black Protestant 10% 11% 79% 1,132
Jehovah's Witness 4% 80% 16% 195
Jewish 27% 13% 60% 227
Mainline Protestant 42% 16% 43% 2,411
Mormon 74% 11% 16% 410
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 19% 25% 57% 2,029

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are ages…

Party affiliation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,754. 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% 29% 30% 28% 5,754
No lean 21% 38% 25% 16% 2,350
Democrat/lean Dem. 15% 32% 30% 23% 6,421

Generational cohort among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,754. 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% 10% 24% 37% 19% 2% 5,754
No lean 11% 17% 32% 29% 11% 1% 2,350
Democrat/lean Dem. 9% 12% 27% 35% 15% 2% 6,421

Gender composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 5,860. 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. 49% 51% 5,860
No lean 45% 55% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 41% 59% 6,534

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Party affiliation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,777. 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. 80% 4% 2% 11% 3% 5,777
No lean 51% 12% 3% 28% 7% 2,373
Democrat/lean Dem. 47% 26% 3% 20% 4% 6,445

Immigrant status among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,805. 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. 10% 8% 82% 5,805
No lean 28% 9% 63% 2,400
Democrat/lean Dem. 19% 11% 70% 6,458

Income distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,088. 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% 21% 30% 20% 5,088
No lean 52% 20% 19% 10% 1,881
Democrat/lean Dem. 43% 20% 22% 14% 5,860

Educational distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who have completed…

Party affiliation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 5,834. 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% 11% 5,834
No lean 49% 32% 12% 7% 2,426
Democrat/lean Dem. 40% 30% 16% 13% 6,507

Marital status among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 5,833. 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. 60% 4% 12% 9% 15% 5,833
No lean 45% 8% 15% 8% 23% 2,428
Democrat/lean Dem. 42% 8% 17% 10% 23% 6,506

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,841. 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. 26% 74% 5,841
No lean 32% 68% 2,443
Democrat/lean Dem. 27% 73% 6,514

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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% 11% 2% 1% 1% 1% 5,860
No lean 75% 15% 3% 1% 4% 2% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 69% 18% 4% 1% 7% 2% 6,534

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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% 14% 3% 3% < 1% 5,860
No lean 68% 17% 6% 8% 2% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 64% 19% 8% 9% 1% 6,534

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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% 24% 14% < 1% 5,860
No lean 49% 26% 24% 1% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 44% 31% 25% < 1% 6,534

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who pray…

Party affiliation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,860. 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. 82% 10% 2% 5% < 1% 5,860
No lean 73% 11% 3% 11% 1% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 71% 13% 3% 12% 1% 6,534

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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. 46% 11% 9% 33% 1% 5,860
No lean 40% 9% 7% 43% 1% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 34% 11% 8% 47% 1% 6,534

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

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

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 = 5,860. 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. 81% 10% 4% 4% 1% 5,860
No lean 79% 10% 4% 5% 2% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 76% 11% 5% 7% 1% 6,534

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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% 15% 9% 16% 1% 5,860
No lean 63% 11% 6% 17% 3% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 59% 14% 9% 16% 1% 6,534

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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% 7% 29% 4% 2% 5,860
No lean 43% 9% 36% 6% 5% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 34% 14% 41% 9% 3% 6,534

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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. 54% 43% 1% 1% 5,860
No lean 33% 62% 3% 3% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 25% 72% 1% 1% 6,534

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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. 65% 9% 6% 20% 1% 5,860
No lean 56% 8% 5% 29% 1% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 48% 11% 7% 33% 1% 6,534

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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. 46% 31% 3% 15% 5% 5,860
No lean 39% 21% 6% 24% 11% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 36% 23% 2% 32% 6% 6,534

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in heaven

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,860. 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% 10% 7% 5,860
No lean 71% 18% 10% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 73% 21% 6% 6,534

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in hell

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,860. 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. 73% 20% 8% 5,860
No lean 55% 34% 11% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 57% 35% 8% 6,534

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,860. 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% 23% 7% 2% 5,860
No lean 28% 29% 20% 22% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 23% 37% 37% 4% 6,534

Views about size of government among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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% 18% 2% 2% 5,860
No lean 45% 41% 6% 8% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 30% 61% 5% 4% 6,534

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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% 28% 4% 2% 5,860
No lean 38% 50% 8% 5% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 24% 70% 4% 2% 6,534

Views about abortion among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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% 66% 4% 5,860
No lean 40% 51% 9% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 62% 34% 5% 6,534

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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. 38% 54% 4% 3% 5,860
No lean 50% 36% 7% 7% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 67% 27% 3% 3% 6,534

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Party affiliation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,860. 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% 65% 7% 5,860
No lean 41% 44% 16% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 58% 35% 7% 6,534

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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 = 5,860. 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. 56% 38% 3% 3% 5,860
No lean 34% 54% 5% 7% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 24% 70% 2% 3% 6,534

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate at least once a week by political party

% of adults who meditate 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
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Republican/lean Rep. 14% 26% 3% 53% 5% 5,860
No lean 22% 24% 5% 40% 9% 2,464
Democrat/lean Dem. 33% 27% 4% 32% 4% 6,534