Racial and ethnic composition among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by religious group

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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% 2% 3% 31% 2% 956
Evangelical Protestant 79% 5% 1% 9% 5% 506
Historically Black Protestant < 1% 99% < 1% 1% < 1% 136
Jewish 92% 1% 1% 5% 2% 235
Mainline Protestant 88% 2% 1% 5% 4% 768
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 76% 6% 5% 10% 4% 2,315

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 3,942. 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% 33% 25% 20% 3,942
Black 29% 35% 25% 10% 315
Asian 52% 27% 16% 5% 177
Latino 35% 41% 17% 7% 496
Other/Mixed 33% 33% 26% 8% 191

Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 3,942. 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% 15% 27% 31% 13% 1% 3,942
Black 20% 18% 27% 27% 7% 1% 315
Asian 32% 25% 21% 18% 3% 1% 177
Latino 27% 19% 30% 19% 4% < 1% 496
Other/Mixed 19% 20% 26% 28% 6% < 1% 191

Gender composition among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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 62% 38% 4,005
Black 63% 37% 320
Asian 62% 38% 178
Latino 62% 38% 503
Other/Mixed 62% 38% 193

Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 3,950. 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% 10% 86% 3,950
Black 8% 6% 85% 313
Asian 61% 29% 11% 176
Latino 45% 25% 30% 494
Other/Mixed 7% 12% 81% 186

Income distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 3,553. 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% 28% 21% 3,553
Black 53% 21% 19% 7% 274
Asian 19% 21% 35% 25% 152
Latino 53% 24% 15% 8% 423
Other/Mixed 53% 21% 12% 14% 173

Educational distribution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 3,990. 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% 30% 16% 11% 3,990
Black 60% 28% 8% 4% 319
Asian 23% 34% 24% 19% 177
Latino 64% 24% 7% 4% 496
Other/Mixed 46% 36% 10% 7% 192

Marital status among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 3,984. 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% 9% 14% 6% 27% 3,984
Black 21% 12% 14% 7% 46% 318
Asian 38% 3% 5% 2% 52% 177
Latino 31% 14% 12% 3% 39% 501
Other/Mixed 33% 8% 18% 6% 35% 191

Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 3,989. 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% 76% 3,989
Black 26% 74% 320
Asian 19% 81% 178
Latino 37% 63% 501
Other/Mixed 30% 70% 193

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 28% 12% 1% 29% 5% 4,005
Black 65% 16% 7% 1% 7% 3% 320
Asian 15% 21% 23% < 1% 36% 6% 178
Latino 38% 27% 16% < 1% 17% 2% 503
Other/Mixed 34% 26% 12% 1% 20% 6% 193

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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 14% 30% 25% 30% 1% 4,005
Black 46% 33% 10% 10% 1% 320
Asian 13% 22% 40% 25% < 1% 178
Latino 30% 39% 13% 17% < 1% 503
Other/Mixed 26% 27% 21% 26% < 1% 193

Attendance at religious services among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 28% 64% < 1% 4,005
Black 23% 38% 38% < 1% 320
Asian 9% 34% 56% 1% 178
Latino 17% 32% 50% < 1% 503
Other/Mixed 15% 29% 56% < 1% 193

Frequency of prayer among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 13% 9% 62% 1% 4,005
Black 50% 15% 9% 26% 1% 320
Asian 13% 9% 6% 72% < 1% 178
Latino 26% 15% 10% 48% < 1% 503
Other/Mixed 28% 8% 6% 58% < 1% 193

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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 3% 2% 3% 92% < 1% 4,005
Black 15% 5% 9% 70% < 1% 320
Asian 4% 6% 8% 82% < 1% 178
Latino 10% 6% 5% 79% < 1% 503
Other/Mixed 9% 3% 3% 85% < 1% 193

Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 5% 3% 78% 1% 4,005
Black 29% 5% 5% 60% 1% 320
Asian 4% 10% 3% 80% 2% 178
Latino 21% 8% 3% 66% 2% 503
Other/Mixed 22% 5% 3% 70% 1% 193

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 14% 15% 44% 1% 4,005
Black 26% 8% 7% 56% 3% 320
Asian 16% 11% 20% 51% 1% 178
Latino 28% 8% 15% 48% 1% 503
Other/Mixed 37% 12% 14% 36% 1% 193

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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 8% 12% 64% 14% 2% 4,005
Black 25% 8% 57% 10% < 1% 320
Asian 8% 19% 51% 22% < 1% 178
Latino 18% 14% 45% 19% 4% 503
Other/Mixed 13% 14% 58% 13% 2% 193

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 4,005
Black 23% 75% 1% 1% 320
Asian 14% 85% 1% < 1% 178
Latino 21% 76% 2% 1% 503
Other/Mixed 19% 77% 3% 1% 193

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 4% 5% 85% < 1% 4,005
Black 23% 10% 7% 59% 1% 320
Asian 6% 2% 7% 85% < 1% 178
Latino 11% 7% 6% 75% 1% 503
Other/Mixed 14% 6% 4% 76% < 1% 193

Interpreting scripture among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 19% 1% 62% 8% 4,005
Black 39% 21% 2% 32% 6% 320
Asian 5% 13% < 1% 75% 7% 178
Latino 23% 21% 1% 47% 8% 503
Other/Mixed 18% 18% 1% 51% 12% 193

Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 43% 9% 4,005
Black 77% 18% 4% 320
Asian 40% 52% 7% 178
Latino 59% 35% 6% 503
Other/Mixed 54% 33% 13% 193

Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 56% 9% 4,005
Black 65% 28% 8% 320
Asian 32% 62% 7% 178
Latino 47% 45% 8% 503
Other/Mixed 47% 37% 16% 193

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 19% 46% 4,005
Black 8% 17% 75% 320
Asian 30% 24% 46% 178
Latino 24% 30% 45% 503
Other/Mixed 21% 28% 50% 193

Political ideology among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 35% 31% 8% 4,005
Black 21% 35% 32% 13% 320
Asian 14% 36% 39% 12% 178
Latino 26% 32% 34% 8% 503
Other/Mixed 18% 36% 33% 13% 193

Views about size of government among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 37% 3% 4% 4,005
Black 29% 67% 2% 3% 320
Asian 48% 51% 1% < 1% 178
Latino 31% 65% 2% 3% 503
Other/Mixed 48% 44% 5% 4% 193

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 51% 3% 2% 4,005
Black 32% 62% 3% 4% 320
Asian 41% 53% 4% 3% 178
Latino 40% 53% 4% 3% 503
Other/Mixed 37% 57% 2% 4% 193

Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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 71% 25% 4% 4,005
Black 56% 41% 3% 320
Asian 76% 20% 3% 178
Latino 53% 42% 5% 503
Other/Mixed 61% 35% 4% 193

Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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 75% 19% 3% 3% 4,005
Black 59% 34% 3% 4% 320
Asian 78% 15% 2% 5% 178
Latino 75% 19% 4% 2% 503
Other/Mixed 65% 27% 3% 5% 193

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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 68% 24% 7% 4,005
Black 48% 44% 8% 320
Asian 72% 22% 7% 178
Latino 66% 27% 7% 503
Other/Mixed 59% 36% 5% 193

Views about environmental regulation among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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% 61% 2% 3% 4,005
Black 41% 54% 4% 1% 320
Asian 30% 67% 1% 1% 178
Latino 37% 56% 2% 4% 503
Other/Mixed 38% 56% 3% 4% 193

Views about human evolution among adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing by race/ethnicity

% of adults who seldom or never feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 4,005. 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 58% 16% 4% 17% 4% 4,005
Black 30% 25% 2% 37% 6% 320
Asian 61% 17% 5% 16% 1% 178
Latino 45% 18% 3% 30% 4% 503
Other/Mixed 50% 19% 4% 24% 3% 193