Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by religious group

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

Religious tradition White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed 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 47% 3% 19% 21% 9% 107
Catholic 63% 2% 3% 30% 2% 1,312
Evangelical Protestant 80% 2% 1% 9% 8% 985
Historically Black Protestant 2% 93% < 1% 4% 1% 181
Jewish 90% 2% 2% 4% 2% 267
Mainline Protestant 90% 2% 1% 4% 3% 1,325
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 73% 6% 5% 12% 4% 5,499

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,887. 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.
White 22% 34% 26% 18% 7,887
Black 34% 37% 22% 7% 540
Asian 45% 34% 16% 5% 290
Latino 36% 43% 15% 7% 1,001
Other/Mixed 30% 37% 23% 9% 470

Generational cohort among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,887. 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.
White 13% 16% 27% 32% 11% 1% 7,887
Black 21% 22% 28% 24% 4% 1% 540
Asian 26% 28% 25% 17% 2% 1% 290
Latino 24% 22% 33% 17% 4% < 1% 1,001
Other/Mixed 18% 22% 28% 27% 6% < 1% 470

Gender composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Men Women Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 54% 46% 7,994
Black 57% 43% 550
Asian 58% 42% 295
Latino 58% 42% 1,014
Other/Mixed 58% 42% 482

Immigrant status among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,921. 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.
White 5% 8% 87% 7,921
Black 8% 7% 84% 530
Asian 59% 30% 11% 288
Latino 45% 25% 29% 998
Other/Mixed 5% 13% 82% 470

Income distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,122. 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.
White 31% 20% 28% 22% 7,122
Black 53% 21% 17% 9% 486
Asian 22% 27% 21% 30% 258
Latino 51% 21% 18% 10% 875
Other/Mixed 48% 21% 17% 13% 433

Educational distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,968. 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.
White 38% 32% 18% 12% 7,968
Black 51% 33% 11% 5% 547
Asian 25% 25% 29% 22% 292
Latino 57% 29% 10% 5% 1,004
Other/Mixed 39% 39% 13% 9% 479

Marital status among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,967. 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.
White 44% 11% 14% 6% 25% 7,967
Black 19% 11% 16% 5% 49% 547
Asian 41% 5% 5% 3% 45% 293
Latino 33% 12% 15% 2% 39% 1,010
Other/Mixed 33% 12% 14% 4% 37% 480

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,979. 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.
White 22% 78% 7,979
Black 30% 70% 550
Asian 22% 78% 293
Latino 35% 65% 1,012
Other/Mixed 24% 76% 482

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 32% 25% 10% 1% 27% 5% 7,994
Black 62% 19% 7% < 1% 9% 3% 550
Asian 19% 18% 17% 1% 42% 3% 295
Latino 44% 25% 11% 1% 18% 2% 1,014
Other/Mixed 47% 21% 7% 1% 18% 4% 482

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 16% 25% 24% 34% 1% 7,994
Black 39% 28% 15% 17% < 1% 550
Asian 8% 18% 35% 37% 1% 295
Latino 29% 30% 16% 25% 1% 1,014
Other/Mixed 24% 29% 20% 25% 2% 482

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 24% 13% 7% 56% 1% 7,994
Black 48% 12% 9% 30% 1% 550
Asian 14% 8% 6% 72% < 1% 295
Latino 33% 13% 6% 46% 1% 1,014
Other/Mixed 39% 12% 5% 44% 1% 482

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

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 2% 1% 1% 95% < 1% 7,994
Black 11% 6% 4% 79% 1% 550
Asian 4% 2% 2% 93% < 1% 295
Latino 5% 3% 3% 88% < 1% 1,014
Other/Mixed 4% 1% 4% 92% < 1% 482

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 25% 8% 5% 62% 1% 7,994
Black 38% 5% 5% 50% 2% 550
Asian 19% 13% 4% 62% 2% 295
Latino 37% 8% 4% 49% 1% 1,014
Other/Mixed 38% 9% 4% 48% 1% 482

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 38% 15% 11% 33% 2% 7,994
Black 49% 16% 11% 22% 2% 550
Asian 34% 14% 16% 35% 1% 295
Latino 51% 12% 10% 26% 1% 1,014
Other/Mixed 52% 16% 7% 23% 1% 482

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 44% 16% 13% 26% 1% 7,994
Black 46% 11% 11% 31% 2% 550
Asian 29% 15% 24% 32% < 1% 295
Latino 47% 15% 12% 25% 1% 1,014
Other/Mixed 55% 14% 10% 19% 2% 482

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 9% 15% 61% 14% 2% 7,994
Black 18% 10% 59% 12% 2% 550
Asian 5% 23% 46% 24% 2% 295
Latino 14% 16% 48% 19% 3% 1,014
Other/Mixed 16% 14% 56% 12% 2% 482

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 24% 74% 1% 1% 7,994
Black 21% 77% 1% 1% 550
Asian 14% 84% 1% 1% 295
Latino 22% 73% 2% 2% 1,014
Other/Mixed 20% 77% 2% 1% 482

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 7% 5% 5% 82% < 1% 7,994
Black 21% 10% 7% 61% 1% 550
Asian 4% 5% 4% 87% < 1% 295
Latino 15% 6% 7% 72% 1% 1,014
Other/Mixed 14% 5% 9% 71% 1% 482

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 10% 16% 1% 65% 7% 7,994
Black 29% 17% 1% 46% 6% 550
Asian 6% 7% 2% 79% 6% 295
Latino 21% 16% 3% 52% 8% 1,014
Other/Mixed 12% 18% 1% 58% 10% 482

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 46% 45% 9% 7,994
Black 67% 26% 8% 550
Asian 33% 62% 6% 295
Latino 54% 36% 9% 1,014
Other/Mixed 52% 37% 11% 482

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 34% 58% 8% 7,994
Black 54% 38% 8% 550
Asian 26% 67% 7% 295
Latino 44% 48% 8% 1,014
Other/Mixed 38% 51% 11% 482

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 32% 19% 49% 7,994
Black 12% 16% 72% 550
Asian 24% 23% 53% 295
Latino 20% 31% 49% 1,014
Other/Mixed 20% 27% 53% 482

Political ideology among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 24% 34% 35% 7% 7,994
Black 24% 31% 35% 10% 550
Asian 14% 36% 46% 5% 295
Latino 22% 32% 37% 8% 1,014
Other/Mixed 21% 35% 34% 10% 482

Views about size of government among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 54% 38% 4% 5% 7,994
Black 29% 62% 4% 5% 550
Asian 42% 53% 4% 1% 295
Latino 32% 61% 2% 5% 1,014
Other/Mixed 50% 40% 5% 6% 482

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 41% 54% 4% 2% 7,994
Black 31% 62% 5% 2% 550
Asian 33% 60% 4% 3% 295
Latino 37% 55% 5% 2% 1,014
Other/Mixed 31% 62% 4% 3% 482

Views about abortion among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 74% 22% 4% 7,994
Black 59% 35% 6% 550
Asian 78% 17% 5% 295
Latino 59% 37% 4% 1,014
Other/Mixed 71% 23% 6% 482

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 80% 15% 3% 3% 7,994
Black 67% 26% 4% 4% 550
Asian 85% 12% < 1% 3% 295
Latino 75% 18% 4% 3% 1,014
Other/Mixed 75% 16% 3% 5% 482

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 74% 20% 7% 7,994
Black 58% 34% 8% 550
Asian 85% 11% 3% 295
Latino 69% 24% 7% 1,014
Other/Mixed 72% 21% 7% 482

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 31% 64% 2% 3% 7,994
Black 34% 61% 2% 2% 550
Asian 30% 65% 2% 3% 295
Latino 31% 60% 3% 6% 1,014
Other/Mixed 27% 65% 5% 3% 482

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services seldom or never by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 7,994. 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.
White 59% 17% 5% 16% 3% 7,994
Black 35% 29% 4% 27% 5% 550
Asian 64% 13% 3% 16% 3% 295
Latino 45% 20% 4% 25% 6% 1,014
Other/Mixed 50% 20% 5% 22% 2% 482