Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,223. 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 28% 39% 28% 5% 3,223
2007 31% 42% 23% 4% 4,299

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Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Religious tradition Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know 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 31% 41% 25% 4% 793
Evangelical Protestant 41% 36% 17% 6% 499
Historically Black Protestant 31% 40% 24% 6% 127
Jewish 16% 34% 46% 4% 127
Mainline Protestant 32% 42% 23% 3% 635
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 18% 40% 36% 5% 816

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Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are ages…

Political ideology 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 906. 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% 33% 31% 17% 906
Moderate 27% 39% 23% 12% 1,268
Liberal 27% 40% 22% 11% 878
Don't know 23% 46% 17% 13% 123

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Political ideology Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 906. 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 13% 11% 28% 37% 10% 1% 906
Moderate 17% 17% 32% 27% 7% 1% 1,268
Liberal 16% 20% 30% 26% 7% < 1% 878
Don't know 12% 16% 41% 21% 9% 1% 123

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Political ideology Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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% 40% 917
Moderate 52% 48% 1,286
Liberal 44% 56% 890
Don't know 41% 59% 130

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

Political ideology White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 907. 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 73% 9% 4% 11% 2% 907
Moderate 68% 7% 7% 16% 2% 1,276
Liberal 64% 9% 9% 15% 3% 880
Don't know 62% 11% 3% 20% 4% 126

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Political ideology Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 907. 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 14% 7% 79% 907
Moderate 15% 13% 72% 1,274
Liberal 23% 12% 66% 881
Don't know 20% 5% 75% 119

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 811. 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 29% 18% 30% 23% 811
Moderate 30% 19% 29% 23% 1,153
Liberal 31% 18% 28% 22% 825

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who have completed…

Political ideology High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 914. 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% 28% 18% 8% 914
Moderate 35% 31% 20% 13% 1,280
Liberal 32% 28% 20% 20% 887
Don't know 57% 28% 10% 5% 127

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Political ideology Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 916. 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 55% 6% 13% 5% 22% 916
Moderate 46% 8% 9% 4% 32% 1,283
Liberal 44% 12% 12% 4% 29% 887
Don't know 44% 6% 11% 9% 31% 129

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Political ideology Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 916. 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 29% 71% 916
Moderate 30% 70% 1,284
Liberal 28% 72% 889
Don't know 33% 67% 129

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 917. 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 65% 26% 4% 1% 4% 1% 917
Moderate 45% 35% 9% 1% 9% 2% 1,286
Liberal 34% 34% 11% 1% 16% 3% 890
Don't know 60% 22% 10% 1% 3% 4% 130

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say religion is…

Political ideology Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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 45% 38% 12% 4% 1% 917
Moderate 25% 46% 19% 10% < 1% 1,286
Liberal 25% 34% 22% 18% < 1% 890
Don't know 46% 31% 14% 8% 1% 130

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who attend religious services…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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% 49% 27% 1% 917
Moderate 15% 51% 34% < 1% 1,286
Liberal 13% 41% 46% < 1% 890
Don't know 15% 40% 44% 1% 130

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who pray…

Political ideology At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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 43% 25% 10% 21% 1% 917
Moderate 29% 24% 13% 33% 1% 1,286
Liberal 29% 21% 11% 39% < 1% 890
Don't know 42% 24% 7% 25% 2% 130

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 917. 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% 8% 14% 66% < 1% 917
Moderate 6% 7% 12% 75% < 1% 1,286
Liberal 7% 6% 8% 79% < 1% 890
Don't know 12% 6% 17% 64% 1% 130

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 917. 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 22% 7% 10% 60% 1% 917
Moderate 17% 9% 12% 62% 1% 1,286
Liberal 21% 12% 12% 54% 1% 890
Don't know 18% 11% 6% 60% 5% 130

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 917. 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 25% 17% 30% 28% 1% 917
Moderate 24% 18% 31% 26% < 1% 1,286
Liberal 31% 19% 31% 19% 1% 890
Don't know 25% 12% 19% 41% 3% 130

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 917. 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% 8% 51% 10% 1% 917
Moderate 13% 12% 62% 12% 1% 1,286
Liberal 11% 16% 54% 16% 2% 890
Don't know 20% 10% 58% 7% 4% 130

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 917. 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 37% 61% 1% 1% 917
Moderate 25% 74% 1% < 1% 1,286
Liberal 16% 82% < 1% 1% 890
Don't know 29% 65% 2% 4% 130

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 917. 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 16% 12% 16% 55% 1% 917
Moderate 10% 11% 16% 64% < 1% 1,286
Liberal 10% 8% 13% 69% < 1% 890
Don't know 14% 13% 15% 57% < 1% 130

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 917. 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 31% 33% 3% 27% 6% 917
Moderate 13% 33% 1% 45% 8% 1,286
Liberal 14% 22% 1% 57% 6% 890
Don't know 27% 20% 11% 28% 14% 130

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in heaven

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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 80% 14% 7% 917
Moderate 71% 21% 8% 1,286
Liberal 55% 38% 7% 890
Don't know 77% 11% 12% 130

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in hell

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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 66% 26% 8% 917
Moderate 52% 39% 8% 1,286
Liberal 38% 54% 8% 890
Don't know 55% 33% 12% 130

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

Political ideology Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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 62% 10% 28% 917
Moderate 35% 16% 49% 1,286
Liberal 12% 13% 75% 890
Don't know 10% 66% 23% 130

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who would rather have…

Political ideology Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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 67% 29% 1% 3% 917
Moderate 54% 40% 2% 4% 1,286
Liberal 27% 66% 4% 3% 890
Don't know 38% 44% 6% 12% 130

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 917. 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 64% 32% 3% 1% 917
Moderate 42% 53% 3% 1% 1,286
Liberal 22% 74% 3% 1% 890
Don't know 39% 45% 8% 8% 130

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say abortion should be…

Political ideology Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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 46% 49% 5% 917
Moderate 68% 30% 2% 1,286
Liberal 77% 19% 4% 890
Don't know 54% 37% 10% 130

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say homosexuality…

Political ideology Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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% 39% 3% 4% 917
Moderate 81% 14% 2% 3% 1,286
Liberal 85% 11% 2% 2% 890
Don't know 65% 23% 5% 7% 130

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Political ideology Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 917. 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 39% 52% 8% 917
Moderate 73% 21% 6% 1,286
Liberal 81% 14% 6% 890
Don't know 57% 23% 20% 130

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 917. 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 57% 41% 1% 1% 917
Moderate 31% 64% 3% 2% 1,286
Liberal 18% 77% 1% 3% 890
Don't know 46% 38% 6% 11% 130

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by political ideology

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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
Sample size = 917. 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 26% 31% 4% 35% 4% 917
Moderate 45% 29% 4% 20% 3% 1,286
Liberal 59% 19% 4% 15% 3% 890
Don't know 27% 21% 9% 36% 6% 130