Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never pray

% of adults who seldom or never pray who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 8,123. 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 26% 20% 55% 8,123
2007 25% 20% 55% 6,160

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Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never pray by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 35% 18% 47% 893
Evangelical Protestant 47% 20% 33% 326
Jewish 18% 7% 76% 408
Mainline Protestant 38% 19% 44% 903
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 22% 21% 57% 4,941

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are ages…

Party affiliation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,053. 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. 28% 35% 22% 15% 2,053
No lean 37% 36% 18% 9% 1,297
Democrat/lean Dem. 34% 34% 19% 13% 4,648

Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Party affiliation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,053. 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. 19% 17% 27% 26% 10% 1% 2,053
No lean 22% 24% 27% 22% 5% 1% 1,297
Democrat/lean Dem. 22% 19% 26% 23% 8% 1% 4,648

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Party affiliation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,079. 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. 75% 25% 2,079
No lean 68% 32% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 58% 42% 4,699

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who identify as…

Party affiliation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,052. 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% 1% 5% 9% 3% 2,052
No lean 68% 4% 6% 17% 4% 1,312
Democrat/lean Dem. 73% 6% 6% 11% 3% 4,657

Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Party affiliation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,063. 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% 78% 2,063
No lean 17% 11% 72% 1,304
Democrat/lean Dem. 14% 15% 72% 4,657

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 1,870. 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. 21% 22% 30% 28% 1,870
No lean 41% 21% 24% 14% 1,105
Democrat/lean Dem. 26% 19% 29% 26% 4,295

Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who have completed…

Party affiliation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,074. 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% 30% 18% 11% 2,074
No lean 51% 30% 14% 6% 1,330
Democrat/lean Dem. 27% 30% 25% 18% 4,688

Marital status among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Party affiliation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,070. 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% 8% 10% 4% 30% 2,070
No lean 35% 12% 12% 3% 37% 1,328
Democrat/lean Dem. 39% 11% 10% 4% 37% 4,688

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Party affiliation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,072. 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. 24% 76% 2,072
No lean 29% 71% 1,338
Democrat/lean Dem. 22% 78% 4,685

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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. 21% 32% 14% 1% 27% 7% 2,079
No lean 22% 24% 11% 2% 33% 8% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 12% 21% 15% 1% 45% 6% 4,699

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who say religion is…

Party affiliation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,079. 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. 7% 27% 34% 31% 1% 2,079
No lean 9% 27% 26% 37% 1% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 6% 20% 30% 45% < 1% 4,699

Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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. 5% 28% 68% < 1% 2,079
No lean 4% 22% 74% 1% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 4% 25% 71% < 1% 4,699

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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. 1% 1% 2% 95% < 1% 2,079
No lean 2% 2% 3% 93% < 1% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 1% 1% 2% 95% < 1% 4,699

Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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. 13% 7% 3% 76% 1% 2,079
No lean 19% 7% 4% 68% 2% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 17% 10% 7% 66% 1% 4,699

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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% 14% 13% 46% 1% 2,079
No lean 32% 12% 11% 43% 3% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 32% 18% 13% 36% 1% 4,699

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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. 33% 16% 15% 34% 1% 2,079
No lean 38% 12% 14% 35% 1% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 44% 17% 15% 23% 1% 4,699

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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. 6% 13% 66% 14% 1% 2,079
No lean 5% 14% 60% 17% 3% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 4% 20% 53% 22% 2% 4,699

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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. 28% 71% 1% < 1% 2,079
No lean 20% 77% 2% 2% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 15% 84% 1% 1% 4,699

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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. 3% 2% 5% 91% < 1% 2,079
No lean 3% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 2% 3% 6% 89% < 1% 4,699

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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% 16% < 1% 69% 7% 2,079
No lean 7% 12% 1% 67% 12% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 5% 7% < 1% 83% 4% 4,699

Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who …in heaven

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,079. 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% 48% 10% 2,079
No lean 36% 51% 13% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 27% 66% 7% 4,699

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who …in hell

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,079. 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. 32% 59% 9% 2,079
No lean 26% 61% 12% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 19% 75% 6% 4,699

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who are…

Party affiliation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,079. 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% 42% 12% 3% 2,079
No lean 16% 38% 25% 22% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 8% 33% 57% 3% 4,699

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who would rather have…

Party affiliation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,079. 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% 20% 1% 1% 2,079
No lean 54% 36% 4% 6% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 32% 60% 4% 4% 4,699

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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. 70% 26% 3% 1% 2,079
No lean 42% 49% 6% 3% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 20% 76% 3% 1% 4,699

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who say abortion should be…

Party affiliation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,079. 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. 68% 29% 3% 2,079
No lean 66% 27% 7% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 86% 12% 2% 4,699

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who say homosexuality…

Party affiliation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,079. 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% 20% 4% 2% 2,079
No lean 78% 13% 5% 4% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 92% 6% 1% 1% 4,699

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray who …same-sex marriage

Party affiliation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,079. 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. 64% 29% 7% 2,079
No lean 73% 16% 11% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 89% 9% 2% 4,699

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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% 43% 2% 2% 2,079
No lean 31% 58% 4% 6% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 15% 83% 1% 1% 4,699

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never pray by political party

% of adults who seldom or never pray 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 = 2,079. 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. 63% 15% 4% 16% 2% 2,079
No lean 59% 14% 8% 14% 5% 1,345
Democrat/lean Dem. 78% 9% 3% 8% 1% 4,699