Attendance at religious services among adults in the South

% of adults in the South 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 = 12,566. 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 41% 33% 25% 1% 12,566
2007 46% 31% 22% 1% 12,643

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

% of adults in the South 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 42% 39% 18% < 1% 1,885
Evangelical Protestant 58% 29% 12% 1% 4,078
Historically Black Protestant 56% 35% 9% 1% 1,191
Jewish 19% 47% 34% < 1% 229
Mainline Protestant 38% 42% 20% < 1% 2,174
Mormon 71% 14% 15% < 1% 112
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 7% 25% 67% < 1% 2,214

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,295. 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 17% 32% 28% 23% 5,295
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 25% 36% 26% 14% 3,917
Seldom/never 28% 36% 22% 14% 3,021

Generational cohort among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 5,295. 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 11% 11% 27% 33% 16% 1% 5,295
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 14% 17% 29% 31% 8% 1% 3,917
Seldom/never 17% 18% 29% 27% 8% 1% 3,021

Gender composition among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 5,433. 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 43% 57% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 50% 50% 3,974
Seldom/never 55% 45% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 5,362. 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 59% 22% 1% 14% 3% 5,362
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 62% 19% 2% 14% 4% 3,926
Seldom/never 69% 10% 1% 15% 4% 3,037

Immigrant status among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 5,359. 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 14% 6% 80% 5,359
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 12% 8% 80% 3,918
Seldom/never 12% 9% 78% 3,028

Income distribution among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South 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 = 4,615. 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 36% 21% 27% 16% 4,615
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 35% 20% 25% 19% 3,548
Seldom/never 37% 20% 26% 17% 2,718

Educational distribution among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 5,392. 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 43% 31% 16% 10% 5,392
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 42% 32% 15% 10% 3,957
Seldom/never 45% 31% 15% 10% 3,056

Marital status among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 5,410. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 58% 3% 12% 8% 18% 5,410
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 45% 8% 16% 6% 26% 3,960
Seldom/never 40% 10% 15% 6% 29% 3,053

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

% of adults in the South who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,414. 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% 69% 5,414
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 32% 68% 3,956
Seldom/never 26% 74% 3,062

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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 89% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 70% 21% 4% 1% 3% 1% 3,974
Seldom/never 42% 22% 9% 1% 22% 4% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 53% 35% 9% 2% < 1% 3,974
Seldom/never 26% 27% 19% 27% 1% 3,070

Frequency of prayer among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,433. 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 86% 10% 1% 2% 1% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 56% 22% 7% 14% 1% 3,974
Seldom/never 33% 14% 6% 46% 1% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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 63% 12% 8% 16% 1% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 10% 14% 15% 61% < 1% 3,974
Seldom/never 5% 3% 3% 89% < 1% 3,070

Frequency of meditation among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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 59% 7% 3% 29% 2% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 9% 5% 48% 2% 3,974
Seldom/never 30% 8% 4% 57% 2% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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% 9% 4% 4% 1% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 56% 18% 12% 12% 1% 3,974
Seldom/never 44% 15% 10% 29% 2% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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% 16% 10% 23% 2% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 43% 15% 14% 27% 1% 3,974
Seldom/never 45% 14% 13% 27% 1% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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 64% 5% 26% 3% 3% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 11% 50% 7% 2% 3,974
Seldom/never 14% 14% 57% 14% 2% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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% 50% 2% 1% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 30% 68% 1% 1% 3,974
Seldom/never 25% 73% 2% 1% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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 74% 10% 4% 11% 1% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 29% 17% 13% 40% < 1% 3,974
Seldom/never 13% 7% 7% 72% < 1% 3,070

Interpreting scripture among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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 59% 26% 4% 6% 5% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 32% 3% 27% 8% 3,974
Seldom/never 16% 17% 2% 58% 7% 3,070

Belief in Heaven among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,433. 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% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 81% 13% 6% 3,974
Seldom/never 53% 38% 9% 3,070

Belief in Hell among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,433. 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 80% 13% 7% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 65% 28% 7% 3,974
Seldom/never 43% 49% 8% 3,070

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 5,433. 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% 16% 37% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 39% 17% 44% 3,974
Seldom/never 32% 21% 47% 3,070

Political ideology among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,433. 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% 28% 13% 6% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 37% 21% 6% 3,974
Seldom/never 26% 33% 33% 9% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,433. 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% 41% 3% 3% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 51% 43% 3% 3% 3,974
Seldom/never 48% 43% 3% 5% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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 50% 44% 4% 2% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 46% 49% 4% 2% 3,974
Seldom/never 42% 51% 5% 2% 3,070

Views about abortion among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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% 64% 5% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 54% 42% 4% 3,974
Seldom/never 67% 29% 5% 3,070

Views about homosexuality among adults in the South by religious attendance

% of adults in the South who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,433. 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 36% 55% 5% 4% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 64% 28% 4% 3% 3,974
Seldom/never 74% 20% 3% 3% 3,070

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

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

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,433. 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 27% 66% 7% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 53% 38% 9% 3,974
Seldom/never 67% 25% 8% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 58% 2% 2% 3,974
Seldom/never 34% 60% 3% 3% 3,070

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

% of adults in the South 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 = 5,433. 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 11% 26% 2% 55% 5% 5,433
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 28% 32% 4% 32% 4% 3,974
Seldom/never 50% 20% 4% 20% 5% 3,070