Party affiliation among adults who read scripture at least once a week

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

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 12,336. 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 45% 18% 37% 12,336
2007 42% 17% 41% 12,777

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week 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% 20% 42% 1,810
Evangelical Protestant 60% 16% 24% 5,525
Historically Black Protestant 9% 10% 80% 1,189
Jehovah's Witness 7% 77% 15% 216
Jewish 49% 17% 35% 121
Mainline Protestant 45% 18% 37% 1,894
Mormon 76% 11% 14% 513
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 24% 30% 47% 606

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DemographicInformation

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

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

Party affiliation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,838. 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. 16% 32% 30% 22% 5,838
No lean 19% 38% 26% 17% 1,918
Democrat/lean Dem. 17% 32% 29% 21% 4,280

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,838. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 10% 11% 28% 35% 15% 1% 5,838
No lean 10% 15% 32% 30% 12% 1% 1,918
Democrat/lean Dem. 10% 12% 27% 35% 14% 2% 4,280

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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% 54% 5,954
No lean 40% 60% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 37% 63% 4,366

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

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

Party affiliation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,879. 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% 4% 2% 9% 3% 5,879
No lean 51% 14% 3% 26% 6% 1,943
Democrat/lean Dem. 36% 37% 2% 19% 5% 4,305

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,908. 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% 7% 85% 5,908
No lean 27% 8% 65% 1,958
Democrat/lean Dem. 19% 9% 73% 4,300

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who have a household income of…

Party affiliation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 5,198. 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% 21% 32% 19% 5,198
No lean 52% 21% 20% 7% 1,504
Democrat/lean Dem. 50% 21% 19% 10% 3,871

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

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

Party affiliation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 5,930. 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% 35% 19% 10% 5,930
No lean 51% 31% 11% 6% 1,985
Democrat/lean Dem. 47% 32% 12% 9% 4,347

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 5,931. 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% 2% 11% 7% 16% 5,931
No lean 50% 6% 15% 9% 20% 1,984
Democrat/lean Dem. 40% 7% 18% 10% 25% 4,348

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,933. 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% 69% 5,933
No lean 35% 65% 1,996
Democrat/lean Dem. 29% 71% 4,350

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say they…

Party affiliation Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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. 93% 5% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 5,954
No lean 86% 10% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 86% 11% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say religion is…

Party affiliation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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. 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 5,954
No lean 85% 10% 2% 2% 1% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 86% 11% 2% 1% < 1% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who attend religious services…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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. 77% 17% 6% < 1% 5,954
No lean 67% 22% 10% 1% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 64% 26% 9% < 1% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who pray…

Party affiliation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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. 91% 7% < 1% 1% < 1% 5,954
No lean 88% 8% 1% 2% 1% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 87% 10% 1% 2% 1% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who attend prayer group…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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% 13% 8% 18% < 1% 5,954
No lean 57% 12% 7% 21% 2% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 53% 15% 7% 24% 1% 4,366

Frequency of meditation among adults who read scripture at least once a week by political party

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who meditate…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 61% 6% 2% 30% 2% 5,954
No lean 67% 5% 2% 23% 3% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 66% 7% 2% 23% 2% 4,366

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

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

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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. 86% 9% 3% 2% 1% 5,954
No lean 84% 8% 3% 3% 2% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 81% 9% 4% 5% 1% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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% 16% 9% 18% 2% 5,954
No lean 59% 11% 7% 19% 4% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 53% 15% 9% 21% 2% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Party affiliation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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. 71% 4% 21% 2% 2% 5,954
No lean 59% 6% 27% 4% 5% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 52% 8% 32% 5% 2% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say…

Party affiliation There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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. 62% 36% 2% 1% 5,954
No lean 40% 55% 3% 2% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 31% 66% 1% 2% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say the holy scripture is…

Party affiliation Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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% 30% 5% 5% 3% 5,954
No lean 52% 25% 6% 9% 7% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 53% 26% 3% 11% 6% 4,366

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

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

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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% 6% 7% 5,954
No lean 81% 10% 8% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 88% 7% 5% 4,366

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

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

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 81% 12% 7% 5,954
No lean 66% 25% 9% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 74% 19% 7% 4,366

SocialandPoliticalViews

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Party affiliation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 74% 19% 5% 2% 5,954
No lean 34% 26% 15% 25% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 30% 38% 28% 4% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who would rather have…

Party affiliation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 79% 18% 2% 2% 5,954
No lean 43% 44% 5% 8% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 30% 62% 4% 4% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say government aid to the poor…

Party affiliation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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% 26% 4% 2% 5,954
No lean 40% 49% 7% 4% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 28% 66% 4% 2% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Party affiliation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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. 20% 77% 3% 5,954
No lean 29% 64% 8% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 49% 46% 5% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Party affiliation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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% 65% 4% 3% 5,954
No lean 36% 49% 8% 7% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 54% 38% 4% 4% 4,366

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

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

Party affiliation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. 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% 76% 6% 5,954
No lean 29% 57% 15% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 43% 50% 7% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say…

Party affiliation Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,954. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 59% 36% 2% 3% 5,954
No lean 36% 52% 5% 7% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 30% 63% 2% 4% 4,366

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

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say humans…

Party affiliation Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
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Republican/lean Rep. 6% 22% 2% 64% 5% 5,954
No lean 13% 24% 3% 52% 8% 2,016
Democrat/lean Dem. 18% 30% 4% 43% 5% 4,366