Attendance at religious services among adults in the Midwest

% of adults in the Midwest who attend religious services…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,491. 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.
2014 35% 34% 31% 1% 7,491
2007 39% 35% 25% 1% 9,078

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Attendance at religious services among adults in the Midwest by religious group

% of adults in the Midwest who attend religious services…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know 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 41% 40% 18% 1% 1,634
Evangelical Protestant 58% 30% 13% < 1% 1,937
Historically Black Protestant 48% 39% 12% 1% 335
Mainline Protestant 33% 42% 25% < 1% 1,637
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 3% 24% 73% < 1% 1,455

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,856. 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.
At least once a week 15% 30% 29% 27% 2,856
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 26% 35% 27% 12% 2,410
Seldom/never 24% 35% 26% 14% 2,054

Generational cohort among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,856. 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.
At least once a week 10% 11% 25% 35% 18% 2% 2,856
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 17% 15% 29% 31% 8% 1% 2,410
Seldom/never 15% 17% 28% 31% 9% 1% 2,054

Gender composition among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 44% 56% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 49% 51% 2,453
Seldom/never 54% 46% 2,084

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,864. 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.
At least once a week 79% 12% 1% 5% 3% 2,864
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 77% 11% 2% 7% 3% 2,430
Seldom/never 84% 5% 2% 6% 3% 2,057

Immigrant status among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,897. 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.
At least once a week 6% 6% 88% 2,897
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 8% 8% 83% 2,426
Seldom/never 7% 7% 86% 2,058

Income distribution among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who have a household income of…

Attendance at religious services Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 2,492. 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.
At least once a week 31% 22% 32% 14% 2,492
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 33% 20% 29% 18% 2,199
Seldom/never 39% 22% 24% 16% 1,863

Educational distribution among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,900. 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.
At least once a week 39% 31% 19% 11% 2,900
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 40% 34% 17% 10% 2,447
Seldom/never 43% 35% 14% 8% 2,075

Marital status among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,901. 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.
At least once a week 60% 2% 10% 10% 18% 2,901
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 47% 8% 12% 5% 29% 2,443
Seldom/never 41% 11% 14% 5% 29% 2,079

Parent of children under 18 among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,902. 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.
At least once a week 30% 70% 2,902
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 69% 2,448
Seldom/never 25% 75% 2,080

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who say they…

Attendance at religious services 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
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 88% 10% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 61% 27% 5% 1% 4% 2% 2,453
Seldom/never 38% 26% 9% 1% 22% 4% 2,084

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who say religion is…

Attendance at religious services Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 88% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 42% 43% 11% 3% 1% 2,453
Seldom/never 19% 28% 23% 29% 1% 2,084

Frequency of prayer among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 82% 14% 1% 3% < 1% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 47% 25% 11% 17% 1% 2,453
Seldom/never 25% 16% 7% 51% 1% 2,084

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who attend prayer group…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 52% 14% 10% 23% 1% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 7% 11% 12% 70% 1% 2,453
Seldom/never 3% 1% 2% 93% < 1% 2,084

Frequency of meditation among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who meditate…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 53% 7% 3% 35% 2% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 10% 5% 54% 1% 2,453
Seldom/never 25% 7% 4% 63% 1% 2,084

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 77% 11% 6% 5% 1% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 51% 21% 13% 14% 1% 2,453
Seldom/never 38% 15% 11% 33% 1% 2,084

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 47% 17% 11% 23% 2% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 40% 18% 15% 25% 1% 2,453
Seldom/never 41% 15% 13% 30% 1% 2,084

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Attendance at religious services Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 60% 6% 28% 4% 3% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 22% 12% 55% 8% 3% 2,453
Seldom/never 11% 13% 60% 14% 2% 2,084

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who say…

Attendance at religious services 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
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 46% 52% 1% 1% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 69% 1% < 1% 2,453
Seldom/never 22% 76% 1% 1% 2,084

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who read scripture…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 65% 12% 6% 16% 1% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 19% 14% 15% 52% 1% 2,453
Seldom/never 8% 5% 6% 81% 1% 2,084

Interpreting scripture among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who say the holy scripture is…

Attendance at religious services 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
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 49% 34% 4% 8% 5% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 22% 37% 2% 31% 8% 2,453
Seldom/never 14% 19% 2% 57% 8% 2,084

Belief in Heaven among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 88% 6% 6% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 80% 14% 7% 2,453
Seldom/never 54% 38% 9% 2,084

Belief in Hell among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 77% 15% 8% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 61% 31% 8% 2,453
Seldom/never 40% 52% 8% 2,084

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 51% 15% 34% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 17% 46% 2,453
Seldom/never 29% 23% 49% 2,084

Political ideology among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 53% 28% 13% 5% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 33% 36% 25% 6% 2,453
Seldom/never 25% 35% 32% 8% 2,084

Views about size of government among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 66% 28% 3% 4% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 53% 42% 3% 3% 2,453
Seldom/never 53% 39% 3% 5% 2,084

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who say government aid to the poor…

Attendance at religious services Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 53% 42% 4% 2% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 47% 49% 3% 1% 2,453
Seldom/never 40% 54% 4% 2% 2,084

Views about abortion among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who say abortion should be…

Attendance at religious services Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 30% 66% 4% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 57% 39% 3% 2,453
Seldom/never 67% 29% 4% 2,084

Views about homosexuality among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 39% 52% 5% 4% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 70% 23% 3% 3% 2,453
Seldom/never 76% 19% 3% 2% 2,084

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who …same-sex marriage

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 31% 63% 7% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 62% 30% 7% 2,453
Seldom/never 69% 24% 7% 2,084

Views about environmental regulation among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who say…

Attendance at religious services 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
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 45% 48% 3% 4% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 57% 2% 2% 2,453
Seldom/never 33% 61% 3% 2% 2,084

Views about human evolution among adults in the Midwest by religious attendance

% of adults in the Midwest who say humans…

Attendance at religious services 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
Sample size = 2,915. 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.
At least once a week 12% 26% 3% 53% 5% 2,915
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 34% 30% 4% 29% 4% 2,453
Seldom/never 52% 21% 4% 19% 4% 2,084