Party affiliation among adults who read scripture several times a year

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,894. 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 36% 17% 48% 2,894
2007 36% 14% 50% 2,904

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Party affiliation among adults who read scripture several times a year by religious group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 40% 17% 43% 755
Evangelical Protestant 48% 15% 37% 561
Historically Black Protestant 8% 12% 80% 148
Mainline Protestant 41% 15% 44% 703
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 23% 22% 55% 442

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are ages…

Party affiliation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,090. 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. 18% 37% 28% 17% 1,090
No lean 25% 46% 20% 9% 411
Democrat/lean Dem. 24% 33% 27% 16% 1,342

Generational cohort among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Party affiliation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,090. 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. 12% 12% 32% 32% 12% 1% 1,090
No lean 15% 21% 35% 24% 4% 1% 411
Democrat/lean Dem. 15% 14% 27% 31% 11% 1% 1,342

Gender composition among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Party affiliation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 55% 45% 1,107
No lean 51% 49% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 47% 53% 1,357

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who identify as…

Party affiliation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,092. 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% 2% 3% 9% 3% 1,092
No lean 54% 8% 6% 28% 5% 416
Democrat/lean Dem. 56% 17% 6% 17% 4% 1,343

Immigrant status among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Party affiliation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,097. 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% 7% 83% 1,097
No lean 29% 8% 63% 414
Democrat/lean Dem. 17% 13% 70% 1,338

Income distribution among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 997. 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% 21% 34% 24% 997
No lean 44% 16% 24% 16% 332
Democrat/lean Dem. 35% 21% 25% 19% 1,248

Educational distribution among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who have completed…

Party affiliation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,101. 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. 35% 35% 19% 11% 1,101
No lean 46% 33% 12% 10% 418
Democrat/lean Dem. 39% 29% 18% 14% 1,356

Marital status among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Party affiliation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,106. 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% 5% 11% 6% 21% 1,106
No lean 44% 9% 16% 5% 26% 425
Democrat/lean Dem. 45% 8% 12% 6% 29% 1,351

Parent of children under 18 among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Party affiliation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,106. 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% 1,106
No lean 36% 64% 424
Democrat/lean Dem. 27% 73% 1,356

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say they…

Party affiliation Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 3% 1% 2% 1% 1,107
No lean 63% 24% 4% 1% 5% 2% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 57% 27% 5% 1% 8% 2% 1,357

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say religion is…

Party affiliation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 40% 5% 2% < 1% 1,107
No lean 50% 37% 7% 4% 3% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 46% 37% 10% 6% < 1% 1,357

Attendance at religious services among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who attend religious services…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 54% 19% < 1% 1,107
No lean 18% 54% 26% 1% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 21% 57% 22% < 1% 1,357

Frequency of prayer among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who pray…

Party affiliation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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. 51% 30% 9% 9% 1% 1,107
No lean 48% 22% 12% 15% 3% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 48% 25% 9% 17% < 1% 1,357

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who attend prayer group…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 9% 25% 57% 1% 1,107
No lean 10% 7% 27% 55% 1% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 7% 9% 23% 61% < 1% 1,357

Frequency of meditation among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 1,107. 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% 12% 10% 49% 1% 1,107
No lean 30% 15% 12% 39% 4% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 32% 12% 13% 41% 1% 1,357

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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. 50% 23% 19% 9% 1% 1,107
No lean 53% 18% 17% 10% 3% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 53% 18% 15% 13% 1% 1,357

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 38% 17% 23% 21% 1% 1,107
No lean 44% 14% 18% 23% 2% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 46% 18% 17% 18% 1% 1,357

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Party affiliation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 11% 49% 6% 2% 1,107
No lean 23% 13% 51% 9% 4% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 18% 14% 53% 13% 2% 1,357

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say…

Party affiliation There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 60% < 1% 1% 1,107
No lean 24% 73% 2% < 1% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 23% 75% 1% 1% 1,357

Interpreting scripture among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say the holy scripture is…

Party affiliation Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 43% 3% 23% 6% 1,107
No lean 26% 29% 3% 30% 12% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 21% 31% 2% 39% 7% 1,357

Belief in Heaven among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who …in heaven

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 4% 1,107
No lean 72% 18% 9% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 70% 23% 7% 1,357

Belief in Hell among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who …in hell

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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. 72% 22% 6% 1,107
No lean 56% 32% 12% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 55% 37% 8% 1,357

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Party affiliation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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. 58% 33% 7% 2% 1,107
No lean 21% 43% 20% 15% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 19% 38% 39% 4% 1,357

Views about size of government among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who would rather have…

Party affiliation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 80% 17% 1% 2% 1,107
No lean 49% 42% 4% 4% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 32% 61% 4% 3% 1,357

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say government aid to the poor…

Party affiliation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 23% 3% 1% 1,107
No lean 40% 51% 6% 3% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 23% 73% 3% 1% 1,357

Views about abortion among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say abortion should be…

Party affiliation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 1,107
No lean 56% 36% 8% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 70% 25% 4% 1,357

Views about homosexuality among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say homosexuality…

Party affiliation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 33% 5% 3% 1,107
No lean 65% 23% 6% 6% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 75% 19% 3% 3% 1,357

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Party affiliation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 47% 8% 1,107
No lean 56% 30% 14% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 71% 24% 6% 1,357

Views about environmental regulation among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say…

Party affiliation Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. 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% 40% 1% 2% 1,107
No lean 35% 57% 4% 4% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 22% 74% 2% 2% 1,357

Views about human evolution among adults who read scripture several times a year by political party

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say humans…

Party affiliation Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,107. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Republican/lean Rep. 23% 35% 5% 34% 3% 1,107
No lean 29% 25% 7% 32% 8% 430
Democrat/lean Dem. 40% 32% 3% 22% 2% 1,357