DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 119. 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.
High school or less 7% 22% 26% 45% 119
Some college 13% 38% 27% 23% 129
College 11% 34% 33% 22% 118

Generational cohort among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 119. 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.
High school or less 7% 2% 20% 34% 32% 4% 119
Some college 13% 5% 33% 32% 16% 2% 129
College 3% 11% 31% 38% 16% 1% 118

Gender composition among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 44% 56% 121
Some college 43% 57% 133
College 47% 53% 120

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 119. 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.
High school or less 99% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 119
Some college 92% 3% < 1% 2% 2% 133
College 93% 1% < 1% 2% 4% 120

Immigrant status among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 120. 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.
High school or less 2% 6% 92% 120
Some college 1% 6% 93% 133
College 6% 5% 89% 120

Income distribution among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who have a household income of…

Educational distribution Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more 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.
Some college 22% 25% 36% 17% 116
College 14% 16% 37% 33% 103

Marital status among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 58% 5% 6% 18% 13% 121
Some college 49% 4% 13% 13% 21% 132
College 66% 6% 10% 6% 12% 120

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 12% 88% 121
Some college 21% 79% 133
College 30% 70% 120

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say they…

Educational distribution 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 = 121. 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.
High school or less 79% 21% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 121
Some college 84% 16% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 133
College 81% 15% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 120

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 62% 35% < 1% 2% < 1% 121
Some college 66% 31% 2% 1% < 1% 133
College 69% 21% 9% < 1% < 1% 120

Attendance at religious services among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who attend religious services…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 43% 38% 19% < 1% 121
Some college 46% 39% 15% < 1% 133
College 51% 37% 13% < 1% 120

Frequency of prayer among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 62% 22% 11% 5% < 1% 121
Some college 62% 27% 4% 7% < 1% 133
College 74% 13% 4% 7% 2% 120

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who attend prayer group…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 20% 10% 10% 57% 3% 121
Some college 23% 15% 11% 50% < 1% 133
College 29% 14% 6% 51% 1% 120

Frequency of meditation among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who meditate…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 38% 5% 4% 51% 2% 121
Some college 36% 7% 3% 52% 2% 133
College 50% 5% 4% 39% 1% 120

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 63% 16% 7% 12% 2% 121
Some college 69% 16% 5% 9% < 1% 133
College 57% 17% 14% 12% < 1% 120

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 36% 16% 5% 40% 3% 121
Some college 41% 14% 16% 25% 3% 133
College 47% 22% 13% 17% 1% 120

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Educational distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 33% 9% 54% 2% 2% 121
Some college 37% 5% 51% 6% 1% 133
College 56% 11% 28% 3% 2% 120

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say…

Educational distribution 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 = 121. 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.
High school or less 41% 58% 1% < 1% 121
Some college 39% 59% 2% 1% 133
College 53% 46% 2% < 1% 120

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who read scripture…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 27% 18% 11% 44% < 1% 121
Some college 37% 13% 9% 40% 1% 133
College 48% 12% 9% 31% < 1% 120

Interpreting scripture among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say the holy scripture is…

Educational distribution 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 = 121. 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.
High school or less 48% 41% 4% 5% 2% 121
Some college 36% 46% 3% 8% 7% 133
College 46% 28% 4% 20% 1% 120

Belief in Heaven among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 93% 3% 4% 121
Some college 85% 8% 7% 133
College 86% 5% 9% 120

Belief in Hell among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 78% 17% 5% 121
Some college 69% 22% 9% 133
College 78% 14% 8% 120

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 52% 17% 31% 121
Some college 64% 13% 23% 133
College 65% 9% 26% 120

Political ideology among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 53% 31% 11% 5% 121
Some college 51% 35% 10% 4% 133
College 56% 32% 8% 4% 120

Views about size of government among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 67% 28% 2% 4% 121
Some college 74% 21% 3% 2% 133
College 78% 20% 1% 2% 120

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say government aid to the poor…

Educational distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 58% 39% 2% 2% 121
Some college 63% 33% 2% 2% 133
College 67% 30% 1% 1% 120

Views about abortion among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 47% 48% 5% 121
Some college 47% 51% 2% 133
College 38% 60% 2% 120

Views about homosexuality among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 56% 43% 1% 1% 121
Some college 58% 33% 3% 5% 133
College 49% 39% 9% 4% 120

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 121. 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.
High school or less 37% 53% 10% 121
Some college 48% 48% 4% 133
College 44% 46% 10% 120

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say…

Educational distribution 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 = 121. 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.
High school or less 45% 50% 1% 4% 121
Some college 42% 54% 2% 1% 133
College 52% 46% 1% < 1% 120

Views about human evolution among members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod by educational group

% of members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod who say humans…

Educational distribution 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 = 121. 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.
High school or less 13% 30% 3% 51% 4% 121
Some college 21% 40% 2% 34% 3% 133
College 16% 25% 2% 58% 1% 120