Belief in God among Nothing in particulars (religion important)

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say they…

Survey year Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 2,015. 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 59% 28% 7% 1% 3% 2% 2,015
2007 65% 25% 3% 1% 3% 4% 1,701

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are ages…

Belief in God 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,125. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 29% 39% 24% 8% 1,125
Believe in God; fairly certain 31% 39% 23% 8% 578
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 41% 35% 18% 6% 134

Generational cohort among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Belief in God Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,125. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 16% 22% 31% 27% 5% < 1% 1,125
Believe in God; fairly certain 19% 20% 32% 25% 5% < 1% 578
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 21% 31% 25% 20% 4% < 1% 134

Gender composition among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Belief in God Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 49% 51% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 54% 46% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 57% 43% 135

Racial and ethnic composition among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who identify as…

Belief in God White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,117. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 50% 23% 2% 17% 7% 1,117
Believe in God; fairly certain 58% 12% 4% 21% 5% 579
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 52% 15% 5% 24% 4% 133

Immigrant status among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Belief in God Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,119. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 14% 8% 78% 1,119
Believe in God; fairly certain 19% 9% 72% 578
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 23% 12% 65% 132

Income distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who have a household income of…

Belief in God Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 999. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 50% 21% 19% 10% 999
Believe in God; fairly certain 45% 19% 23% 13% 527
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 48% 17% 21% 13% 121

Educational distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who have completed…

Belief in God High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,142. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 58% 29% 10% 4% 1,142
Believe in God; fairly certain 51% 31% 12% 6% 586
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 53% 29% 11% 6% 135

Marital status among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Belief in God Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,139. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 37% 12% 15% 4% 32% 1,139
Believe in God; fairly certain 37% 14% 13% 5% 30% 588
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 37% 16% 4% 3% 39% 134

Parent of children under 18 among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Belief in God Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,142. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 33% 67% 1,142
Believe in God; fairly certain 32% 68% 588
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 31% 69% 135

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say religion is…

Belief in God Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 53% 47% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 20% 80% < 1% < 1% < 1% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 22% 78% < 1% < 1% < 1% 135

Attendance at religious services among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who attend religious services…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 15% 39% 45% 1% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 5% 42% 53% < 1% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 4% 38% 58% < 1% 135

Frequency of prayer among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who pray…

Belief in God At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 57% 20% 7% 15% 1% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 30% 26% 13% 31% 1% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 28% 18% 18% 36% < 1% 135

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who attend prayer group…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 17% 9% 8% 66% < 1% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 5% 6% 6% 83% < 1% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 9% 7% 4% 80% < 1% 135

Frequency of meditation among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who meditate…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 40% 7% 4% 48% 2% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 25% 14% 5% 54% 2% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 34% 11% 6% 49% < 1% 135

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 58% 14% 9% 17% 2% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 39% 18% 15% 26% 1% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 35% 18% 10% 37% < 1% 135

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 46% 15% 8% 30% 1% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 39% 16% 17% 27% 1% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 63% 12% 7% 18% 1% 135

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Belief in God Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 25% 11% 55% 6% 4% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 9% 15% 61% 12% 2% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 8% 18% 53% 18% 3% 135

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say…

Belief in God 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 = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 28% 68% 2% 2% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 24% 73% 2% 1% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 23% 76% < 1% 1% 135

Frequency of reading scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who read scripture…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 31% 12% 8% 48% 1% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 8% 11% 8% 72% < 1% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 9% 10% 7% 74% < 1% 135

Interpreting scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say the holy scripture is…

Belief in God 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 = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 33% 26% 2% 29% 10% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 16% 25% 1% 50% 9% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 13% 16% < 1% 63% 7% 135

Belief in Heaven among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who …in heaven

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 79% 14% 8% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 71% 19% 10% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 57% 32% 11% 135

Belief in Hell among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who …in hell

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 61% 32% 7% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 51% 39% 10% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 47% 46% 7% 135

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who identify as…

Belief in God Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 27% 28% 45% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 28% 26% 47% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 27% 24% 49% 135

Political ideology among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Belief in God Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 30% 32% 27% 11% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 20% 46% 26% 8% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 29% 35% 30% 6% 135

Views about size of government among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who would rather have…

Belief in God Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 45% 49% 3% 3% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 44% 51% 1% 4% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 46% 43% 6% 5% 135

Views about government aid to the poor among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say government aid to the poor…

Belief in God Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 42% 51% 4% 2% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 42% 53% 3% 2% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 45% 51% 2% 2% 135

Views about abortion among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say abortion should be…

Belief in God Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 49% 45% 6% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 63% 33% 4% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 66% 29% 4% 135

Views about homosexuality among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say homosexuality…

Belief in God Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 66% 26% 4% 4% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 78% 15% 3% 4% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 73% 19% 2% 5% 135

Views about same-sex marriage among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who …same-sex marriage

Belief in God Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 55% 36% 9% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 68% 22% 10% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 68% 24% 8% 135

Views about environmental regulation among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say…

Belief in God 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 = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 38% 56% 2% 4% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 32% 60% 3% 5% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 40% 53% 4% 3% 135

Views about human evolution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in God

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say humans…

Belief in God 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 = 1,145. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 24% 30% 5% 38% 4% 1,145
Believe in God; fairly certain 43% 26% 8% 20% 4% 590
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 52% 12% 4% 26% 6% 135