Party affiliation among adults who meditate once or twice a month

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,884. 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 34% 16% 50% 2,884
2007 30% 16% 53% 2,613

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Party affiliation among adults who meditate once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who identify as…

Religious tradition Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. 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 31% 22% 47% 613
Evangelical Protestant 53% 15% 32% 546
Historically Black Protestant 8% 10% 83% 162
Mainline Protestant 41% 11% 49% 574
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 24% 19% 57% 703

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are ages…

Party affiliation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,003. 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. 22% 33% 26% 19% 1,003
No lean 30% 39% 20% 11% 390
Democrat/lean Dem. 27% 36% 23% 14% 1,448

Generational cohort among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Party affiliation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,003. 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% 15% 26% 31% 13% 1% 1,003
No lean 19% 20% 30% 23% 7% 1% 390
Democrat/lean Dem. 18% 17% 28% 27% 9% 1% 1,448

Gender composition among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Party affiliation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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% 45% 1,016
No lean 45% 55% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 44% 56% 1,467

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who identify as…

Party affiliation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,004. 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% 4% 5% 10% 2% 1,004
No lean 53% 7% 6% 30% 5% 389
Democrat/lean Dem. 55% 18% 4% 17% 5% 1,458

Immigrant status among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Party affiliation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,010. 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% 9% 79% 1,010
No lean 29% 9% 63% 386
Democrat/lean Dem. 17% 12% 71% 1,448

Income distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 928. 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% 22% 29% 23% 928
No lean 52% 13% 20% 14% 322
Democrat/lean Dem. 35% 19% 26% 20% 1,339

Educational distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who have completed…

Party affiliation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,014. 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% 34% 18% 10% 1,014
No lean 46% 34% 12% 8% 397
Democrat/lean Dem. 35% 32% 19% 15% 1,465

Marital status among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Party affiliation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,015. 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% 7% 10% 5% 25% 1,015
No lean 40% 11% 17% 5% 27% 400
Democrat/lean Dem. 40% 9% 14% 5% 33% 1,463

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Party affiliation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,013. 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. 27% 73% 1,013
No lean 31% 69% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 27% 73% 1,464

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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. 66% 24% 4% 1% 4% 1% 1,016
No lean 49% 29% 9% 2% 7% 4% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 48% 27% 9% < 1% 13% 3% 1,467

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say religion is…

Party affiliation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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% 28% 12% 5% 1% 1,016
No lean 45% 30% 13% 10% 2% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 42% 29% 15% 14% < 1% 1,467

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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% 40% 23% < 1% 1,016
No lean 25% 40% 34% 1% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 27% 41% 32% < 1% 1,467

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who pray…

Party affiliation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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% 23% 9% 15% 1% 1,016
No lean 45% 18% 12% 24% 1% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 40% 20% 11% 28% < 1% 1,467

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

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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. 23% 14% 11% 52% < 1% 1,016
No lean 14% 16% 11% 59% 1% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 16% 14% 9% 61% < 1% 1,467

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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% 25% 9% 10% 1% 1,016
No lean 57% 20% 9% 12% 1% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 52% 26% 11% 10% 1% 1,467

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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. 41% 24% 14% 20% 1% 1,016
No lean 48% 17% 16% 17% 1% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 49% 21% 15% 15% 1% 1,467

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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% 11% 42% 7% 2% 1,016
No lean 25% 12% 49% 11% 3% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 21% 18% 46% 13% 2% 1,467

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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% 53% 1% 1% 1,016
No lean 24% 74% 1% 1% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 19% 80% 1% 1% 1,467

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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. 31% 19% 12% 37% < 1% 1,016
No lean 23% 17% 15% 44% < 1% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 22% 17% 11% 50% < 1% 1,467

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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% 33% 2% 28% 6% 1,016
No lean 26% 25% 2% 36% 11% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 21% 22% 1% 49% 7% 1,467

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who …in heaven

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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% 16% 5% 1,016
No lean 66% 24% 11% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 63% 30% 7% 1,467

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who …in hell

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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. 66% 27% 7% 1,016
No lean 49% 40% 10% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 46% 48% 7% 1,467

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Party affiliation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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% 33% 9% 2% 1,016
No lean 22% 38% 24% 16% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 18% 37% 43% 3% 1,467

Views about size of government among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who would rather have…

Party affiliation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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% 24% 2% 1% 1,016
No lean 47% 45% 4% 5% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 31% 62% 3% 4% 1,467

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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% 29% 3% 1% 1,016
No lean 44% 49% 4% 3% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 21% 76% 2% 1% 1,467

Views about abortion among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say abortion should be…

Party affiliation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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. 44% 53% 3% 1,016
No lean 57% 35% 7% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 73% 24% 3% 1,467

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Party affiliation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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% 36% 3% 3% 1,016
No lean 67% 19% 8% 5% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 79% 16% 2% 2% 1,467

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who …same-sex marriage

Party affiliation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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% 47% 7% 1,016
No lean 60% 26% 14% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 74% 22% 4% 1,467

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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% 45% 2% 1% 1,016
No lean 35% 56% 4% 5% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 21% 76% 1% 2% 1,467

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by political party

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 1,016. 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. 27% 30% 4% 35% 3% 1,016
No lean 38% 21% 5% 31% 4% 401
Democrat/lean Dem. 46% 26% 5% 21% 2% 1,467