Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who identify as…

Religious tradition White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 62% 3% 4% 30% 1% 1,164
Evangelical Protestant 77% 5% 2% 10% 5% 943
Historically Black Protestant 2% 93% < 1% 4% < 1% 209
Jewish 95% < 1% < 1% 1% 4% 149
Mainline Protestant 87% 3% 1% 6% 2% 1,023
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 69% 10% 5% 11% 5% 1,179

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,699. 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% 35% 25% 16% 3,699
Black 42% 30% 21% 7% 393
Asian 47% 34% 11% 8% 156
Latino 36% 45% 16% 3% 502
Other/Mixed 30% 36% 24% 10% 198

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,699. 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% 15% 28% 30% 10% 1% 3,699
Black 25% 20% 26% 23% 5% < 1% 393
Asian 28% 26% 27% 14% 4% 1% 156
Latino 27% 22% 32% 17% 2% < 1% 502
Other/Mixed 23% 17% 26% 30% 4% < 1% 198

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 50% 3,752
Black 47% 53% 403
Asian 56% 44% 164
Latino 50% 50% 507
Other/Mixed 52% 48% 202

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,723. 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% 7% 88% 3,723
Black 10% 6% 84% 391
Asian 67% 27% 7% 159
Latino 50% 27% 23% 496
Other/Mixed 5% 13% 82% 198

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,385. 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% 20% 30% 25% 3,385
Black 53% 20% 18% 9% 365
Asian 22% 28% 24% 26% 143
Latino 51% 19% 21% 9% 444
Other/Mixed 43% 19% 24% 14% 184

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,739. 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% 33% 21% 14% 3,739
Black 50% 36% 8% 6% 402
Asian 18% 26% 32% 25% 162
Latino 58% 27% 12% 3% 506
Other/Mixed 42% 37% 14% 7% 202

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,748. 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% 8% 11% 5% 24% 3,748
Black 21% 11% 16% 3% 48% 402
Asian 43% 7% 2% 2% 46% 164
Latino 37% 10% 13% 1% 39% 506
Other/Mixed 31% 14% 11% 5% 38% 201

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,742. 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 29% 71% 3,742
Black 37% 63% 402
Asian 30% 70% 163
Latino 39% 61% 504
Other/Mixed 22% 78% 202

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 27% 6% < 1% 11% 2% 3,752
Black 74% 18% 4% 1% 3% 1% 403
Asian 43% 26% 14% < 1% 16% 2% 164
Latino 60% 29% 6% < 1% 4% 1% 507
Other/Mixed 56% 24% 9% < 1% 10% 2% 202

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 38% 14% 11% < 1% 3,752
Black 62% 24% 8% 6% < 1% 403
Asian 37% 33% 15% 15% < 1% 164
Latino 54% 31% 8% 6% < 1% 507
Other/Mixed 35% 43% 11% 9% 1% 202

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 23% 43% 34% < 1% 3,752
Black 34% 44% 21% 1% 403
Asian 25% 46% 28% 1% 164
Latino 28% 49% 23% < 1% 507
Other/Mixed 17% 44% 39% < 1% 202

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 39% 25% 9% 27% 1% 3,752
Black 63% 19% 7% 11% < 1% 403
Asian 38% 19% 7% 36% < 1% 164
Latino 50% 22% 10% 18% < 1% 507
Other/Mixed 45% 22% 10% 21% 2% 202

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 9% 8% 72% < 1% 3,752
Black 21% 19% 9% 50% 1% 403
Asian 15% 13% 11% 60% 1% 164
Latino 15% 17% 13% 54% < 1% 507
Other/Mixed 10% 9% 11% 68% 2% 202

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 13% 6% 55% 1% 3,752
Black 37% 15% 4% 44% < 1% 403
Asian 32% 13% 6% 49% 1% 164
Latino 34% 20% 5% 40% 1% 507
Other/Mixed 39% 12% 9% 38% 1% 202

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 25% 16% 20% < 1% 3,752
Black 38% 24% 14% 23% 1% 403
Asian 31% 33% 20% 15% < 1% 164
Latino 41% 23% 16% 19% < 1% 507
Other/Mixed 42% 24% 10% 22% 2% 202

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 14% 52% 10% 2% 3,752
Black 29% 10% 53% 6% 2% 403
Asian 15% 22% 51% 13% < 1% 164
Latino 26% 12% 51% 10% 1% 507
Other/Mixed 27% 10% 49% 11% 4% 202

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 30% 68% 1% 1% 3,752
Black 23% 75% 2% < 1% 403
Asian 14% 86% < 1% < 1% 164
Latino 22% 75% 1% 2% 507
Other/Mixed 22% 77% 1% < 1% 202

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 18% 13% 11% 58% < 1% 3,752
Black 38% 24% 9% 28% < 1% 403
Asian 15% 16% 11% 58% < 1% 164
Latino 28% 18% 12% 42% < 1% 507
Other/Mixed 19% 11% 17% 52% < 1% 202

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 18% 34% 2% 41% 6% 3,752
Black 41% 29% 2% 22% 6% 403
Asian 16% 25% 2% 48% 9% 164
Latino 33% 27% 2% 30% 7% 507
Other/Mixed 16% 30% 3% 38% 12% 202

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 24% 7% 3,752
Black 83% 12% 5% 403
Asian 57% 39% 4% 164
Latino 81% 15% 4% 507
Other/Mixed 64% 29% 7% 202

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 39% 7% 3,752
Black 67% 25% 7% 403
Asian 44% 48% 9% 164
Latino 67% 29% 4% 507
Other/Mixed 51% 39% 10% 202

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 14% 40% 3,752
Black 14% 9% 77% 403
Asian 21% 23% 57% 164
Latino 21% 24% 55% 507
Other/Mixed 24% 22% 54% 202

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 37% 25% 4% 3,752
Black 34% 34% 26% 6% 403
Asian 17% 40% 36% 8% 164
Latino 30% 32% 32% 6% 507
Other/Mixed 21% 40% 31% 7% 202

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 60% 34% 3% 3% 3,752
Black 24% 72% 2% 2% 403
Asian 35% 61% 1% 3% 164
Latino 31% 64% 2% 3% 507
Other/Mixed 49% 43% 5% 3% 202

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 47% 48% 3% 2% 3,752
Black 30% 62% 5% 2% 403
Asian 32% 60% 4% 4% 164
Latino 39% 56% 3% 2% 507
Other/Mixed 40% 55% 3% 2% 202

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 61% 36% 3% 3,752
Black 60% 35% 5% 403
Asian 61% 37% 1% 164
Latino 54% 43% 3% 507
Other/Mixed 60% 36% 4% 202

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 72% 22% 4% 2% 3,752
Black 65% 29% 3% 4% 403
Asian 74% 22% 1% 3% 164
Latino 70% 22% 4% 3% 507
Other/Mixed 71% 22% < 1% 7% 202

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 65% 29% 6% 3,752
Black 52% 39% 9% 403
Asian 66% 29% 5% 164
Latino 63% 32% 6% 507
Other/Mixed 65% 26% 10% 202

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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 35% 62% 2% 2% 3,752
Black 33% 64% 2% 2% 403
Asian 34% 62% 2% 3% 164
Latino 33% 59% 3% 5% 507
Other/Mixed 33% 63% 3% < 1% 202

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,752. 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% 27% 4% 25% 3% 3,752
Black 25% 30% 3% 36% 6% 403
Asian 51% 15% 3% 28% 3% 164
Latino 37% 22% 3% 35% 3% 507
Other/Mixed 38% 29% 4% 27% 2% 202