Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Religious tradition White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 165. 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 50% 3% 21% 14% 11% 165
Catholic 56% 3% 3% 36% 2% 4,115
Evangelical Protestant 75% 6% 2% 12% 5% 6,453
Historically Black Protestant 2% 94% < 1% 3% 1% 1,421
Jehovah's Witness 39% 23% < 1% 32% 6% 200
Jewish 84% 4% 3% 7% 2% 314
Mainline Protestant 85% 4% 1% 6% 4% 3,481
Mormon 85% 1% 2% 8% 5% 537
Muslim 29% 33% 32% 4% 2% 149
Orthodox Christian 75% 9% 5% 9% 2% 101
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 63% 12% 4% 16% 6% 2,980

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,148. 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% 29% 30% 25% 14,148
Black 23% 37% 27% 14% 2,343
Asian 35% 41% 17% 8% 412
Latino 25% 44% 21% 9% 2,353
Other/Mixed 27% 38% 26% 10% 966

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,148. 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% 11% 24% 37% 16% 2% 14,148
Black 14% 16% 30% 31% 9% 1% 2,343
Asian 23% 20% 32% 20% 4% < 1% 412
Latino 16% 18% 36% 24% 6% < 1% 2,353
Other/Mixed 18% 17% 30% 28% 7% < 1% 966

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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% 56% 14,410
Black 41% 59% 2,404
Asian 50% 50% 424
Latino 45% 55% 2,398
Other/Mixed 41% 59% 987

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,310. 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 4% 7% 90% 14,310
Black 11% 5% 84% 2,358
Asian 70% 23% 7% 412
Latino 56% 21% 23% 2,354
Other/Mixed 8% 11% 81% 960

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 12,485. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
White 27% 21% 31% 21% 12,485
Black 49% 22% 19% 10% 2,141
Asian 28% 19% 25% 28% 357
Latino 56% 20% 16% 8% 2,025
Other/Mixed 42% 24% 20% 14% 878

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,357. 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 36% 33% 19% 12% 14,357
Black 46% 34% 12% 7% 2,389
Asian 23% 25% 31% 22% 421
Latino 60% 27% 9% 4% 2,375
Other/Mixed 34% 42% 15% 9% 980

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,350. 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 57% 6% 12% 9% 16% 14,350
Black 33% 6% 17% 8% 36% 2,396
Asian 55% 4% 7% 2% 32% 423
Latino 43% 11% 15% 4% 26% 2,391
Other/Mixed 41% 9% 15% 5% 31% 986

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,373. 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 26% 74% 14,373
Black 31% 69% 2,393
Asian 37% 63% 421
Latino 41% 59% 2,388
Other/Mixed 32% 68% 983

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 77% 13% 3% 1% 5% 2% 14,410
Black 88% 8% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 2,404
Asian 61% 19% 6% 1% 12% < 1% 424
Latino 66% 25% 4% 1% 4% 1% 2,398
Other/Mixed 76% 14% 2% 1% 5% 2% 987

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 67% 18% 7% 7% 1% 14,410
Black 84% 11% 3% 3% < 1% 2,404
Asian 52% 26% 10% 11% 1% 424
Latino 69% 19% 5% 6% 1% 2,398
Other/Mixed 65% 19% 7% 8% 1% 987

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who attend religious services…

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few 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 = 14,410. 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 48% 29% 23% 1% 14,410
Black 55% 32% 12% < 1% 2,404
Asian 38% 37% 24% < 1% 424
Latino 49% 30% 21% < 1% 2,398
Other/Mixed 43% 30% 27% 1% 987

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 70% 13% 3% 13% 1% 14,410
Black 81% 11% 3% 5% 1% 2,404
Asian 60% 13% 6% 20% 1% 424
Latino 69% 15% 4% 11% 1% 2,398
Other/Mixed 74% 12% 3% 11% < 1% 987

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 33% 10% 9% 48% < 1% 14,410
Black 48% 14% 8% 29% 1% 2,404
Asian 28% 11% 11% 51% < 1% 424
Latino 36% 13% 7% 44% 1% 2,398
Other/Mixed 34% 8% 10% 47% 1% 987

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 50% 8% 3% 37% 2% 14,410
Black 62% 7% 2% 27% 2% 2,404
Asian 49% 12% 6% 31% 2% 424
Latino 61% 8% 3% 27% 2% 2,398
Other/Mixed 56% 9% 2% 32% 1% 987

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 55% 15% 9% 19% 2% 14,410
Black 52% 14% 8% 25% 2% 2,404
Asian 54% 17% 12% 16% 2% 424
Latino 61% 13% 8% 16% 2% 2,398
Other/Mixed 60% 13% 7% 19% 1% 987

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 45% 9% 37% 6% 3% 14,410
Black 50% 6% 37% 4% 2% 2,404
Asian 30% 17% 38% 13% 3% 424
Latino 42% 10% 34% 12% 2% 2,398
Other/Mixed 39% 11% 40% 7% 3% 987

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 43% 55% 2% 1% 14,410
Black 31% 67% 1% 1% 2,404
Asian 27% 72% < 1% < 1% 424
Latino 30% 65% 2% 2% 2,398
Other/Mixed 34% 64% 2% 1% 987

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 48% 10% 8% 34% 1% 14,410
Black 66% 11% 6% 17% 1% 2,404
Asian 34% 12% 8% 46% < 1% 424
Latino 49% 12% 7% 31% 1% 2,398
Other/Mixed 53% 9% 7% 30% 1% 987

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 36% 30% 3% 25% 6% 14,410
Black 56% 22% 3% 12% 7% 2,404
Asian 30% 23% 2% 36% 9% 424
Latino 44% 23% 3% 23% 6% 2,398
Other/Mixed 33% 27% 4% 29% 7% 987

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 77% 16% 7% 14,410
Black 89% 7% 4% 2,404
Asian 69% 24% 6% 424
Latino 78% 16% 7% 2,398
Other/Mixed 75% 15% 10% 987

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 63% 29% 8% 14,410
Black 77% 18% 6% 2,404
Asian 54% 37% 9% 424
Latino 63% 29% 8% 2,398
Other/Mixed 62% 29% 9% 987

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 52% 15% 33% 14,410
Black 9% 14% 77% 2,404
Asian 28% 23% 50% 424
Latino 23% 30% 47% 2,398
Other/Mixed 29% 26% 45% 987

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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% 31% 18% 5% 14,410
Black 33% 33% 26% 8% 2,404
Asian 28% 37% 31% 4% 424
Latino 34% 31% 28% 7% 2,398
Other/Mixed 34% 33% 23% 10% 987

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 66% 27% 3% 4% 14,410
Black 24% 69% 3% 4% 2,404
Asian 35% 59% 4% 2% 424
Latino 28% 65% 3% 3% 2,398
Other/Mixed 45% 43% 5% 7% 987

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 52% 42% 4% 2% 14,410
Black 27% 67% 4% 2% 2,404
Asian 38% 55% 4% 2% 424
Latino 40% 53% 5% 3% 2,398
Other/Mixed 35% 57% 6% 3% 987

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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% 51% 4% 14,410
Black 50% 44% 6% 2,404
Asian 53% 42% 5% 424
Latino 40% 55% 5% 2,398
Other/Mixed 56% 38% 5% 987

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 53% 39% 4% 3% 14,410
Black 50% 42% 5% 3% 2,404
Asian 64% 31% 3% 2% 424
Latino 62% 29% 5% 4% 2,398
Other/Mixed 59% 31% 6% 4% 987

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 45% 48% 7% 14,410
Black 40% 52% 8% 2,404
Asian 60% 35% 5% 424
Latino 49% 41% 10% 2,398
Other/Mixed 50% 41% 9% 987

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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 43% 52% 3% 3% 14,410
Black 33% 61% 2% 4% 2,404
Asian 31% 64% 2% 3% 424
Latino 35% 57% 2% 5% 2,398
Other/Mixed 33% 60% 4% 3% 987

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 14,410. 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% 26% 4% 42% 4% 14,410
Black 17% 30% 3% 46% 4% 2,404
Asian 38% 21% 4% 33% 4% 424
Latino 26% 27% 3% 37% 6% 2,398
Other/Mixed 26% 26% 4% 39% 5% 987