Political ideology among adults who pray daily

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 19,336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 45% 30% 18% 7% 19,336
2007 44% 33% 15% 7% 21,138

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Political ideology among adults who pray daily by religious group

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Religious tradition Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 110. 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 16% 36% 44% 3% 110
Catholic 42% 34% 19% 5% 4,335
Evangelical Protestant 59% 25% 11% 6% 6,852
Hindu 16% 33% 44% 6% 102
Historically Black Protestant 37% 32% 24% 7% 1,538
Jehovah's Witness 20% 17% 10% 53% 221
Jewish 39% 30% 26% 5% 213
Mainline Protestant 41% 36% 18% 5% 3,342
Mormon 63% 28% 6% 3% 571
Muslim 26% 41% 25% 8% 164
Orthodox Christian 38% 49% 11% 2% 100
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 26% 33% 31% 10% 1,333

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who are ages…

Political ideology 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 8,826. 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% 33% 31% 24% 8,826
Moderate 19% 34% 28% 19% 5,792
Liberal 18% 36% 29% 17% 3,224
Don't know 20% 34% 26% 20% 1,052

Generational cohort among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Political ideology Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 8,826. 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 8% 10% 28% 36% 16% 2% 8,826
Moderate 12% 12% 29% 33% 13% 1% 5,792
Liberal 10% 15% 30% 34% 10% 1% 3,224
Don't know 11% 16% 27% 31% 14% 1% 1,052

Gender composition among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Political ideology Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. 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% 55% 9,027
Moderate 37% 63% 5,911
Liberal 37% 63% 3,270
Don't know 36% 64% 1,128

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who identify as…

Political ideology White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 8,886. 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 71% 11% 2% 12% 3% 8,886
Moderate 60% 17% 3% 15% 5% 5,844
Liberal 48% 21% 5% 22% 5% 3,224
Don't know 51% 20% 2% 19% 8% 1,085

Immigrant status among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Political ideology Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 8,947. 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% 7% 81% 8,947
Moderate 14% 10% 76% 5,856
Liberal 21% 12% 67% 3,216
Don't know 22% 7% 71% 1,054

Income distribution among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 7,722. 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 33% 21% 29% 17% 7,722
Moderate 38% 20% 26% 16% 5,184
Liberal 45% 21% 20% 14% 2,966
Don't know 61% 18% 15% 5% 738

Educational distribution among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who have completed…

Political ideology High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 8,994. 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% 33% 16% 8% 8,994
Moderate 39% 34% 16% 11% 5,893
Liberal 44% 29% 15% 12% 3,254
Don't know 58% 30% 8% 4% 1,080

Marital status among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Political ideology Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 8,991. 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 59% 4% 13% 8% 16% 8,991
Moderate 49% 6% 14% 9% 22% 5,890
Liberal 43% 9% 18% 7% 23% 3,257
Don't know 42% 5% 17% 11% 25% 1,105

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Political ideology Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 8,994. 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% 69% 8,994
Moderate 31% 69% 5,893
Liberal 31% 69% 3,262
Don't know 29% 71% 1,114

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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 90% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 9,027
Moderate 83% 14% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 5,911
Liberal 75% 20% 3% 1% 1% 1% 3,270
Don't know 85% 11% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 1,128

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who say religion is…

Political ideology Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. 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 86% 11% 1% 1% < 1% 9,027
Moderate 74% 20% 3% 2% 1% 5,911
Liberal 68% 23% 5% 4% 1% 3,270
Don't know 79% 15% 3% 2% 2% 1,128

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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% 25% 11% < 1% 9,027
Moderate 49% 36% 15% < 1% 5,911
Liberal 40% 37% 23% < 1% 3,270
Don't know 51% 25% 21% 2% 1,128

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

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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% 12% 10% 30% 1% 9,027
Moderate 32% 13% 11% 43% < 1% 5,911
Liberal 30% 13% 9% 48% < 1% 3,270
Don't know 41% 11% 8% 39% 2% 1,128

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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 56% 6% 2% 34% 2% 9,027
Moderate 53% 8% 4% 34% 1% 5,911
Liberal 57% 8% 4% 29% 2% 3,270
Don't know 56% 5% 2% 31% 6% 1,128

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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% 10% 5% 4% 1% 9,027
Moderate 73% 13% 6% 6% 1% 5,911
Liberal 71% 12% 8% 8% 1% 3,270
Don't know 71% 10% 5% 8% 5% 1,128

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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% 15% 10% 22% 2% 9,027
Moderate 48% 17% 12% 22% 1% 5,911
Liberal 54% 14% 11% 20% 1% 3,270
Don't know 49% 10% 6% 28% 6% 1,128

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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% 4% 27% 3% 2% 9,027
Moderate 42% 9% 42% 5% 3% 5,911
Liberal 33% 12% 44% 8% 3% 3,270
Don't know 51% 4% 36% 3% 5% 1,128

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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% 43% 1% 1% 9,027
Moderate 32% 66% 2% 1% 5,911
Liberal 23% 74% 1% 2% 3,270
Don't know 37% 55% 4% 4% 1,128

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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% 11% 6% 16% 1% 9,027
Moderate 50% 13% 8% 27% 1% 5,911
Liberal 45% 13% 9% 32% 1% 3,270
Don't know 59% 9% 5% 25% 2% 1,128

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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% 30% 4% 7% 5% 9,027
Moderate 36% 36% 3% 17% 8% 5,911
Liberal 34% 27% 2% 29% 8% 3,270
Don't know 48% 21% 8% 12% 10% 1,128

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who …in heaven

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. 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 88% 6% 7% 9,027
Moderate 87% 8% 5% 5,911
Liberal 81% 13% 5% 3,270
Don't know 80% 9% 11% 1,128

Belief in Hell among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who …in hell

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. 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 79% 14% 7% 9,027
Moderate 69% 23% 8% 5,911
Liberal 60% 33% 7% 3,270
Don't know 63% 25% 12% 1,128

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who identify as…

Political ideology Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. 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% 12% 23% 9,027
Moderate 32% 17% 51% 5,911
Liberal 14% 17% 69% 3,270
Don't know 12% 61% 26% 1,128

Views about size of government among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who would rather have…

Political ideology Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. 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% 27% 2% 2% 9,027
Moderate 48% 44% 4% 4% 5,911
Liberal 28% 65% 4% 4% 3,270
Don't know 34% 47% 8% 12% 1,128

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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% 32% 4% 2% 9,027
Moderate 38% 55% 5% 2% 5,911
Liberal 27% 68% 3% 2% 3,270
Don't know 36% 48% 8% 8% 1,128

Views about abortion among adults who pray daily by political ideology

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

Political ideology Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. 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% 70% 4% 9,027
Moderate 52% 44% 4% 5,911
Liberal 62% 34% 4% 3,270
Don't know 34% 53% 12% 1,128

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily who say homosexuality…

Political ideology Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. 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 34% 58% 5% 4% 9,027
Moderate 62% 30% 5% 4% 5,911
Liberal 69% 24% 4% 3% 3,270
Don't know 41% 41% 8% 10% 1,128

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray daily by political ideology

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

Political ideology Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,027. 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% 69% 7% 9,027
Moderate 51% 41% 8% 5,911
Liberal 63% 29% 8% 3,270
Don't know 31% 49% 19% 1,128

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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 56% 38% 3% 3% 9,027
Moderate 32% 62% 3% 3% 5,911
Liberal 25% 69% 2% 4% 3,270
Don't know 36% 47% 6% 11% 1,128

Views about human evolution among adults who pray daily by political ideology

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,027. 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% 25% 2% 58% 5% 9,027
Moderate 19% 34% 4% 38% 4% 5,911
Liberal 28% 32% 4% 32% 4% 3,270
Don't know 13% 21% 6% 46% 14% 1,128