Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 641. 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 43% 21% 11% 24% 1% 641
2007 34% 16% 18% 27% 4% 869

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 291. 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% 23% 31% 35% 291
Once or twice a month 20% 33% 27% 20% 117
Seldom/never 9% 29% 29% 33% 133

Generational cohort among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 291. 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% 2% 21% 38% 25% 3% 291
Once or twice a month 14% 11% 28% 35% 10% 2% 117
Seldom/never 5% 6% 26% 34% 22% 6% 133

Gender composition among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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% 55% 300
Once or twice a month 46% 54% 119
Seldom/never 35% 65% 137

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 298. 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 96% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 298
Once or twice a month 94% 1% < 1% 1% 4% 117
Seldom/never 95% 1% 2% 2% < 1% 135

Immigrant status among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 299. 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 2% 8% 90% 299
Once or twice a month 2% 9% 88% 118
Seldom/never 7% 6% 87% 135

Income distribution among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 254. 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 20% 26% 30% 25% 254
Once or twice a month 12% 19% 42% 27% 108
Seldom/never 31% 17% 25% 27% 110

Educational distribution among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 299. 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% 32% 21% 16% 299
Once or twice a month 18% 37% 29% 17% 118
Seldom/never 46% 32% 11% 11% 134

Marital status among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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% 5% 11% 11% 13% 300
Once or twice a month 63% 2% 6% 4% 24% 119
Seldom/never 61% 3% 6% 13% 17% 136

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 21% 79% 300
Once or twice a month 26% 74% 119
Seldom/never 29% 71% 137

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who say they…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 300. 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 71% 22% 4% < 1% < 1% 2% 300
Once or twice a month 59% 35% 2% 1% 2% 1% 119
Seldom/never 69% 29% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 137

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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% 29% 6% 2% < 1% 300
Once or twice a month 56% 37% 7% < 1% < 1% 119
Seldom/never 55% 34% 10% 1% < 1% 137

Attendance at religious services among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 41% 42% 17% < 1% 300
Once or twice a month 31% 60% 9% < 1% 119
Seldom/never 32% 51% 16% < 1% 137

Frequency of prayer among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 62% 25% 4% 8% 1% 300
Once or twice a month 49% 32% 7% 12% < 1% 119
Seldom/never 56% 25% 10% 10% < 1% 137

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 20% 11% 14% 54% < 1% 300
Once or twice a month 13% 7% 9% 71% < 1% 119
Seldom/never 13% 8% 8% 71% < 1% 137

Frequency of meditation among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who meditate…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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% 14% 3% 38% 1% 300
Once or twice a month 23% 14% 5% 58% 1% 119
Seldom/never 19% 5% 2% 73% 1% 137

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 72% 15% 7% 6% < 1% 300
Once or twice a month 46% 36% 11% 7% < 1% 119
Seldom/never 44% 16% 13% 23% 4% 137

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 33% 7% 53% 4% 2% 300
Once or twice a month 32% 13% 44% 7% 4% 119
Seldom/never 31% 4% 55% 10% < 1% 137

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 300. 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% 66% 3% < 1% 300
Once or twice a month 29% 71% < 1% 1% 119
Seldom/never 24% 75% < 1% < 1% 137

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 34% 21% 11% 35% < 1% 300
Once or twice a month 25% 12% 20% 43% < 1% 119
Seldom/never 20% 8% 12% 60% < 1% 137

Interpreting scripture among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 300. 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 19% 45% 2% 27% 8% 300
Once or twice a month 14% 46% < 1% 34% 6% 119
Seldom/never 27% 37% 2% 21% 12% 137

Belief in Heaven among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 83% 10% 7% 300
Once or twice a month 87% 4% 9% 119
Seldom/never 87% 9% 4% 137

Belief in Hell among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 54% 35% 11% 300
Once or twice a month 63% 27% 11% 119
Seldom/never 60% 27% 13% 137

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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% 6% 48% 300
Once or twice a month 41% 10% 49% 119
Seldom/never 42% 18% 40% 137

Political ideology among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 35% 39% 24% 2% 300
Once or twice a month 29% 43% 27% 1% 119
Seldom/never 33% 38% 23% 5% 137

Views about size of government among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 62% 31% 4% 3% 300
Once or twice a month 57% 37% 5% 1% 119
Seldom/never 71% 24% 4% 1% 137

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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% 49% 3% < 1% 300
Once or twice a month 42% 49% 8% 2% 119
Seldom/never 52% 40% 7% 2% 137

Views about abortion among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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% 35% 2% 300
Once or twice a month 66% 28% 6% 119
Seldom/never 66% 32% 1% 137

Views about homosexuality among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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 70% 23% 4% 2% 300
Once or twice a month 81% 16% 2% 1% 119
Seldom/never 68% 26% 3% 2% 137

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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% 28% 8% 300
Once or twice a month 70% 23% 6% 119
Seldom/never 57% 36% 7% 137

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 300. 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 32% 65% 2% 1% 300
Once or twice a month 30% 69% 1% < 1% 119
Seldom/never 40% 57% 2% 1% 137

Views about human evolution among members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) who say humans…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 300. 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 24% 42% 5% 25% 3% 300
Once or twice a month 23% 48% 5% 21% 3% 119
Seldom/never 20% 27% 1% 46% 6% 137