Political ideology among adults who attend services seldom or never

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,485. 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 23% 34% 36% 8% 10,485
2007 24% 37% 30% 8% 8,946

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Political ideology among adults who attend services seldom or never by religious group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Religious tradition Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 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.
Buddhist 17% 33% 47% 3% 107
Catholic 32% 34% 28% 6% 1,326
Evangelical Protestant 40% 32% 20% 8% 995
Historically Black Protestant 32% 28% 30% 10% 181
Jewish 18% 26% 52% 3% 270
Mainline Protestant 32% 36% 24% 8% 1,340
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 16% 34% 42% 8% 5,580

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are ages…

Political ideology 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,343. 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.
Conservative 19% 32% 29% 20% 2,343
Moderate 25% 37% 24% 14% 3,477
Liberal 30% 35% 22% 13% 3,857
Don't know 28% 39% 20% 13% 645

Generational cohort among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Political ideology Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,343. 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.
Conservative 12% 11% 27% 34% 13% 2% 2,343
Moderate 15% 18% 29% 28% 8% 1% 3,477
Liberal 18% 21% 27% 27% 8% 1% 3,857
Don't know 15% 22% 30% 24% 8% 1% 645

Gender composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Political ideology Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 63% 37% 2,379
Moderate 57% 43% 3,524
Liberal 49% 51% 3,902
Don't know 51% 49% 680

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Political ideology White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,342. 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.
Conservative 75% 7% 2% 12% 4% 2,342
Moderate 74% 6% 4% 12% 4% 3,477
Liberal 71% 6% 5% 13% 4% 3,863
Don't know 69% 9% 2% 14% 5% 653

Immigrant status among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Political ideology Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,353. 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.
Conservative 10% 9% 81% 2,353
Moderate 11% 10% 79% 3,490
Liberal 15% 14% 72% 3,858
Don't know 13% 9% 78% 643

Income distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who have a household income of…

Political ideology Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more 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.
Conservative 36% 21% 26% 17% 2,081
Moderate 32% 22% 27% 20% 3,131
Liberal 34% 19% 25% 22% 3,561
Don't know 56% 18% 16% 10% 498

Educational distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who have completed…

Political ideology High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,372. 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.
Conservative 52% 31% 12% 5% 2,372
Moderate 39% 33% 17% 10% 3,515
Liberal 32% 31% 21% 15% 3,884
Don't know 59% 30% 7% 4% 660

Marital status among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Political ideology Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,363. 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.
Conservative 47% 9% 15% 6% 23% 2,363
Moderate 41% 11% 13% 5% 30% 3,514
Liberal 38% 12% 14% 4% 32% 3,885
Don't know 31% 10% 16% 7% 36% 672

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Political ideology Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,374. 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.
Conservative 24% 76% 2,374
Moderate 25% 75% 3,514
Liberal 24% 76% 3,896
Don't know 28% 72% 676

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say they…

Political ideology 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 = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 51% 24% 8% 1% 14% 3% 2,379
Moderate 35% 27% 11% 1% 22% 5% 3,524
Liberal 26% 23% 11% 1% 35% 5% 3,902
Don't know 44% 20% 8% 2% 19% 7% 680

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say religion is…

Political ideology Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 30% 31% 20% 19% 1% 2,379
Moderate 18% 27% 26% 29% 1% 3,524
Liberal 13% 21% 22% 42% 1% 3,902
Don't know 28% 25% 17% 29% 2% 680

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who pray…

Political ideology At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 38% 15% 7% 40% 1% 2,379
Moderate 24% 14% 7% 54% 1% 3,524
Liberal 21% 11% 6% 62% < 1% 3,902
Don't know 34% 13% 5% 46% 2% 680

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who attend prayer group…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 6% 2% 2% 89% < 1% 2,379
Moderate 2% 2% 2% 94% < 1% 3,524
Liberal 3% 1% 2% 94% < 1% 3,902
Don't know 5% 3% 3% 89% 1% 680

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who meditate…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 28% 6% 3% 62% 1% 2,379
Moderate 26% 9% 5% 60% 1% 3,524
Liberal 30% 9% 5% 55% 1% 3,902
Don't know 29% 5% 3% 60% 2% 680

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 44% 14% 10% 31% 1% 2,379
Moderate 40% 15% 12% 31% 1% 3,524
Liberal 42% 16% 11% 30% 1% 3,902
Don't know 37% 12% 9% 36% 6% 680

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 42% 14% 11% 32% 1% 2,379
Moderate 42% 16% 15% 26% 1% 3,524
Liberal 49% 16% 13% 21% 1% 3,902
Don't know 39% 11% 10% 36% 4% 680

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Political ideology Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 19% 9% 60% 10% 2% 2,379
Moderate 8% 15% 61% 14% 2% 3,524
Liberal 6% 20% 52% 19% 2% 3,902
Don't know 15% 9% 63% 8% 5% 680

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say…

Political ideology 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 = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 35% 62% 2% 1% 2,379
Moderate 22% 76% 1% 1% 3,524
Liberal 16% 83% 1% 1% 3,902
Don't know 22% 69% 5% 3% 680

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who read scripture…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 15% 6% 7% 71% 1% 2,379
Moderate 8% 5% 6% 81% < 1% 3,524
Liberal 7% 5% 5% 83% < 1% 3,902
Don't know 13% 5% 5% 76% 1% 680

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say the holy scripture is…

Political ideology 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 = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 23% 22% 2% 45% 9% 2,379
Moderate 9% 19% 1% 63% 7% 3,524
Liberal 8% 10% 1% 77% 5% 3,902
Don't know 18% 15% 3% 47% 17% 680

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in heaven

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 63% 27% 11% 2,379
Moderate 49% 41% 10% 3,524
Liberal 36% 58% 7% 3,902
Don't know 55% 30% 15% 680

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in hell

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 50% 40% 10% 2,379
Moderate 37% 55% 9% 3,524
Liberal 25% 68% 6% 3,902
Don't know 44% 40% 16% 680

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Political ideology Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 60% 16% 24% 2,379
Moderate 31% 21% 48% 3,524
Liberal 9% 16% 75% 3,902
Don't know 12% 62% 26% 680

Views about size of government among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who would rather have…

Political ideology Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 69% 26% 2% 3% 2,379
Moderate 56% 35% 3% 5% 3,524
Liberal 31% 62% 3% 4% 3,902
Don't know 43% 36% 8% 12% 680

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say government aid to the poor…

Political ideology Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 61% 33% 5% 2% 2,379
Moderate 41% 53% 4% 2% 3,524
Liberal 23% 73% 3% 1% 3,902
Don't know 40% 46% 8% 6% 680

Views about abortion among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

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

Political ideology Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 54% 40% 5% 2,379
Moderate 75% 22% 3% 3,524
Liberal 82% 15% 3% 3,902
Don't know 55% 30% 15% 680

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say homosexuality…

Political ideology Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 60% 31% 5% 5% 2,379
Moderate 83% 12% 3% 3% 3,524
Liberal 88% 8% 2% 2% 3,902
Don't know 68% 19% 7% 7% 680

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

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

Political ideology Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 49% 40% 10% 2,379
Moderate 77% 18% 6% 3,524
Liberal 86% 10% 3% 3,902
Don't know 58% 24% 18% 680

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say…

Political ideology 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 = 2,379. 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.
Conservative 53% 41% 3% 3% 2,379
Moderate 30% 64% 3% 3% 3,524
Liberal 17% 79% 2% 2% 3,902
Don't know 34% 51% 4% 11% 680

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services seldom or never by political ideology

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say humans…

Political ideology 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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Conservative 38% 23% 4% 30% 5% 2,379
Moderate 57% 20% 4% 16% 2% 3,524
Liberal 68% 14% 4% 11% 3% 3,902
Don't know 36% 17% 10% 23% 14% 680