Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 63% 3% 3% 30% 2% 783
Evangelical Protestant 77% 5% 3% 12% 3% 498
Historically Black Protestant 1% 91% < 1% 6% 2% 127
Jewish 99% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 126
Mainline Protestant 90% 1% 2% 4% 2% 629
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 68% 7% 8% 14% 3% 807

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,334. 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 19% 37% 28% 16% 2,334
Black 30% 38% 23% 8% 220
Asian 34% 45% 15% 6% 152
Latino 41% 39% 16% 5% 342

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,334. 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 11% 13% 31% 33% 10% 1% 2,334
Black 20% 19% 30% 25% 6% < 1% 220
Asian 18% 28% 34% 16% 4% < 1% 152
Latino 28% 21% 30% 18% 2% < 1% 342

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 48% 2,363
Black 48% 52% 225
Asian 53% 47% 155
Latino 51% 49% 347

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,349. 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% 2,349
Black 9% 6% 86% 217
Asian 80% 16% 4% 151
Latino 53% 26% 21% 337

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,122. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
White 24% 18% 33% 25% 2,122
Black 51% 15% 20% 15% 209
Asian 21% 17% 30% 32% 142
Latino 54% 24% 14% 8% 306

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,355. 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% 31% 21% 14% 2,355
Black 51% 31% 9% 8% 223
Asian 20% 16% 28% 35% 155
Latino 60% 25% 10% 5% 345

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,358. 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% 8% 11% 5% 22% 2,358
Black 28% 5% 14% 6% 47% 225
Asian 47% 7% 2% 3% 41% 154
Latino 37% 13% 12% 1% 38% 345

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,361. 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 28% 72% 2,361
Black 33% 67% 225
Asian 23% 77% 155
Latino 41% 59% 345

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 32% 8% 1% 10% 3% 2,363
Black 73% 21% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 225
Asian 30% 31% 15% 1% 20% 3% 155
Latino 49% 34% 9% 1% 6% 1% 347

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 41% 19% 12% 1% 2,363
Black 60% 26% 9% 5% < 1% 225
Asian 18% 46% 26% 10% < 1% 155
Latino 40% 38% 13% 8% < 1% 347

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 44% 39% < 1% 2,363
Black 22% 51% 27% < 1% 225
Asian 10% 60% 30% < 1% 155
Latino 20% 51% 28% 1% 347

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
White 31% 24% 10% 34% 1% 2,363
Black 51% 26% 6% 14% 2% 225
Asian 31% 15% 18% 36% < 1% 155
Latino 36% 23% 15% 25% < 1% 347

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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 6% 5% 9% 79% < 1% 2,363
Black 19% 11% 16% 55% < 1% 225
Asian 6% 10% 24% 60% < 1% 155
Latino 10% 9% 18% 62% < 1% 347

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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 17% 8% 10% 64% 1% 2,363
Black 24% 11% 13% 52% 1% 225
Asian 16% 8% 15% 56% 5% 155
Latino 28% 11% 16% 43% 2% 347

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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 28% 19% 28% 26% < 1% 2,363
Black 21% 14% 27% 37% 1% 225
Asian 11% 13% 56% 19% 1% 155
Latino 30% 16% 32% 21% 1% 347

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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 17% 13% 59% 10% 1% 2,363
Black 25% 9% 55% 8% 2% 225
Asian 8% 8% 53% 29% 3% 155
Latino 21% 13% 48% 17% 1% 347

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 70% 1% < 1% 2,363
Black 26% 72% 1% 1% 225
Asian 17% 80% 2% 1% 155
Latino 17% 81% < 1% 2% 347

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 13% 68% < 1% 2,363
Black 23% 21% 17% 39% 1% 225
Asian 9% 6% 23% 62% < 1% 155
Latino 15% 14% 20% 51% < 1% 347

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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 15% 31% 2% 45% 8% 2,363
Black 40% 27% 3% 26% 4% 225
Asian 7% 21% 4% 59% 9% 155
Latino 32% 26% 4% 34% 5% 347

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 8% 2,363
Black 84% 11% 5% 225
Asian 59% 36% 6% 155
Latino 71% 22% 7% 347

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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 51% 41% 8% 2,363
Black 69% 24% 7% 225
Asian 41% 49% 10% 155
Latino 58% 35% 7% 347

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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 42% 15% 43% 2,363
Black 12% 9% 79% 225
Asian 23% 20% 56% 155
Latino 22% 21% 57% 347

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 39% 26% 4% 2,363
Black 29% 35% 29% 7% 225
Asian 19% 40% 39% 2% 155
Latino 22% 42% 29% 7% 347

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 36% 3% 4% 2,363
Black 21% 74% 1% 3% 225
Asian 46% 50% 2% 2% 155
Latino 26% 67% 4% 3% 347

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 50% 3% 1% 2,363
Black 26% 66% 6% 2% 225
Asian 44% 51% 1% 4% 155
Latino 38% 57% 4% 2% 347

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 30% 3% 2,363
Black 63% 30% 8% 225
Asian 74% 24% 2% 155
Latino 49% 47% 4% 347

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 20% 2% 2% 2,363
Black 58% 32% 6% 5% 225
Asian 73% 17% 3% 6% 155
Latino 76% 17% 3% 4% 347

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 6% 2,363
Black 49% 42% 9% 225
Asian 66% 25% 9% 155
Latino 66% 27% 7% 347

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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 37% 59% 3% 2% 2,363
Black 32% 63% 2% 3% 225
Asian 26% 66% 1% 8% 155
Latino 36% 61% 1% 2% 347

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,363. 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% 27% 5% 22% 3% 2,363
Black 29% 31% 3% 34% 4% 225
Asian 57% 16% 3% 19% 5% 155
Latino 40% 25% 2% 28% 4% 347