Party affiliation among adults who pray weekly

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 5,299. 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 38% 17% 45% 5,299
2007 36% 17% 47% 5,789

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Party affiliation among adults who pray weekly by religious group

% of adults who pray weekly 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 37% 18% 45% 1,431
Evangelical Protestant 50% 17% 34% 1,105
Historically Black Protestant 16% 7% 77% 219
Jewish 26% 10% 64% 135
Mainline Protestant 47% 12% 42% 1,323
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 28% 24% 48% 754

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who are ages…

Party affiliation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,081. 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% 18% 2,081
No lean 29% 40% 23% 8% 745
Democrat/lean Dem. 25% 33% 28% 14% 2,399

Generational cohort among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Party affiliation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,081. 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% 13% 28% 32% 12% 1% 2,081
No lean 16% 22% 30% 27% 4% < 1% 745
Democrat/lean Dem. 17% 14% 27% 32% 9% 1% 2,399

Gender composition among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Party affiliation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,105. 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% 43% 2,105
No lean 49% 51% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 43% 57% 2,425

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Party affiliation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,084. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 83% 3% 3% 9% 2% 2,084
No lean 58% 6% 4% 27% 4% 745
Democrat/lean Dem. 58% 16% 4% 18% 4% 2,402

Immigrant status among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Party affiliation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,093. 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. 9% 8% 83% 2,093
No lean 23% 11% 66% 746
Democrat/lean Dem. 16% 11% 73% 2,402

Income distribution among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 1,881. 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% 20% 31% 25% 1,881
No lean 48% 20% 21% 11% 609
Democrat/lean Dem. 37% 20% 25% 18% 2,196

Educational distribution among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who have completed…

Party affiliation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 40% 32% 19% 9% 2,098
No lean 54% 31% 10% 5% 758
Democrat/lean Dem. 40% 30% 16% 14% 2,420

Marital status among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Party affiliation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,102. 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% 6% 10% 5% 23% 2,102
No lean 42% 10% 16% 4% 28% 761
Democrat/lean Dem. 41% 8% 14% 6% 31% 2,418

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Party affiliation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,096. 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% 70% 2,096
No lean 37% 63% 765
Democrat/lean Dem. 28% 72% 2,422

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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% 28% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 2,105
No lean 61% 32% 4% 1% < 1% 1% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 57% 34% 6% < 1% 1% 1% 2,425

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who say religion is…

Party affiliation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,105. 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% 47% 6% 2% < 1% 2,105
No lean 44% 42% 9% 4% < 1% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 41% 44% 10% 4% 1% 2,425

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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% 49% 22% < 1% 2,105
No lean 23% 44% 32% 1% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 26% 48% 26% < 1% 2,425

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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% 11% 11% 66% < 1% 2,105
No lean 15% 9% 10% 66% 1% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 14% 10% 10% 66% < 1% 2,425

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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% 11% 5% 57% 1% 2,105
No lean 34% 9% 6% 49% 1% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 34% 12% 6% 47% 1% 2,425

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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% 24% 14% 12% 1% 2,105
No lean 50% 21% 13% 15% 1% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 50% 22% 14% 13% 1% 2,425

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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. 34% 19% 16% 29% 1% 2,105
No lean 43% 14% 15% 26% 2% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 41% 19% 15% 24% 1% 2,425

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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% 11% 54% 7% 2% 2,105
No lean 22% 12% 53% 9% 4% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 21% 15% 52% 11% 1% 2,425

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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. 39% 59% 1% 1% 2,105
No lean 26% 71% 2% 1% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 21% 76% 1% 1% 2,425

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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% 15% 15% 51% < 1% 2,105
No lean 19% 15% 11% 54% 1% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 18% 15% 14% 52% 1% 2,425

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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% 44% 2% 23% 6% 2,105
No lean 28% 29% 2% 30% 10% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 22% 31% 1% 38% 7% 2,425

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who …in heaven

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,105. 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. 87% 8% 5% 2,105
No lean 80% 12% 9% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 77% 17% 7% 2,425

Belief in Hell among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who …in hell

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,105. 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% 25% 8% 2,105
No lean 62% 27% 10% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 57% 35% 8% 2,425

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Party affiliation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,105. 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% 36% 8% 2% 2,105
No lean 24% 35% 23% 18% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 19% 39% 39% 3% 2,425

Views about size of government among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who would rather have…

Party affiliation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,105. 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. 76% 22% 1% 1% 2,105
No lean 45% 46% 4% 5% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 34% 59% 3% 4% 2,425

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 69% 27% 3% 2% 2,105
No lean 43% 47% 6% 4% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 27% 69% 3% 1% 2,425

Views about abortion among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who say abortion should be…

Party affiliation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,105. 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% 52% 3% 2,105
No lean 55% 40% 5% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 68% 28% 4% 2,425

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who say homosexuality…

Party affiliation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,105. 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% 33% 4% 4% 2,105
No lean 72% 19% 5% 5% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 77% 18% 2% 2% 2,425

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly who …same-sex marriage

Party affiliation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,105. 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% 46% 8% 2,105
No lean 60% 27% 14% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 72% 23% 5% 2,425

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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% 42% 2% 2% 2,105
No lean 38% 55% 3% 4% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 25% 72% 1% 1% 2,425

Views about human evolution among adults who pray weekly by political party

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,105. 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% 37% 4% 31% 3% 2,105
No lean 32% 27% 5% 29% 7% 769
Democrat/lean Dem. 39% 29% 3% 25% 3% 2,425