DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 100% < 1% < 1% < 1% 270
Older Millennial 62% 38% < 1% < 1% 376
Generation X < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 506
Baby Boomer < 1% < 1% 90% 10% 650
Silent < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% 166

Gender composition among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 50% 50% 270
Older Millennial 51% 49% 376
Generation X 55% 45% 506
Baby Boomer 51% 49% 650
Silent 41% 59% 166

Racial and ethnic composition among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 265. 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.
Younger Millennial 39% 19% 4% 28% 10% 265
Older Millennial 45% 24% 4% 22% 5% 368
Generation X 52% 18% 3% 21% 6% 495
Baby Boomer 67% 15% 3% 8% 6% 633
Silent 76% 10% < 1% 12% 3% 161

Immigrant status among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 267. 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.
Younger Millennial 9% 22% 69% 267
Older Millennial 19% 10% 71% 365
Generation X 23% 4% 73% 496
Baby Boomer 11% 6% 83% 643
Silent 11% 10% 80% 160

Income distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 221. 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.
Younger Millennial 51% 20% 22% 7% 221
Older Millennial 52% 20% 22% 6% 346
Generation X 44% 19% 23% 13% 459
Baby Boomer 44% 23% 17% 16% 583
Silent 54% 24% 12% 11% 131

Educational distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 59% 35% 5% 1% 270
Older Millennial 49% 33% 13% 5% 376
Generation X 52% 28% 14% 6% 504
Baby Boomer 57% 26% 11% 6% 649
Silent 64% 19% 9% 8% 165

Marital status among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 5% 14% 3% < 1% 78% 270
Older Millennial 30% 21% 7% < 1% 42% 375
Generation X 47% 12% 16% 2% 22% 506
Baby Boomer 51% 8% 22% 7% 13% 644
Silent 40% 5% 19% 31% 5% 165

Parent of children under 18 among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 269. 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.
Younger Millennial 19% 81% 269
Older Millennial 49% 51% 375
Generation X 48% 52% 503
Baby Boomer 14% 86% 650
Silent 1% 99% 166

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort 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 = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 53% 30% 9% < 1% 5% 3% 270
Older Millennial 59% 26% 10% 1% 3% 2% 376
Generation X 60% 29% 6% 1% 3% 1% 506
Baby Boomer 62% 28% 6% < 1% 1% 3% 650
Silent 57% 26% 6% 2% 8% 2% 166

Importance of religion in one's life among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 30% 70% < 1% < 1% < 1% 270
Older Millennial 36% 64% < 1% < 1% < 1% 376
Generation X 41% 59% < 1% < 1% < 1% 506
Baby Boomer 43% 57% < 1% < 1% < 1% 650
Silent 49% 51% < 1% < 1% < 1% 166

Attendance at religious services among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 12% 49% 38% < 1% 270
Older Millennial 11% 44% 45% 1% 376
Generation X 9% 38% 53% < 1% 506
Baby Boomer 13% 34% 53% < 1% 650
Silent 9% 30% 59% 2% 166

Frequency of prayer among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 37% 22% 11% 28% 1% 270
Older Millennial 42% 20% 12% 26% 1% 376
Generation X 48% 22% 9% 20% 1% 506
Baby Boomer 48% 21% 8% 22% < 1% 650
Silent 51% 15% 5% 25% 4% 166

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

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

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 13% 8% 11% 67% < 1% 270
Older Millennial 11% 10% 5% 73% < 1% 376
Generation X 13% 8% 7% 72% < 1% 506
Baby Boomer 11% 5% 6% 78% < 1% 650
Silent 15% 2% 8% 75% 1% 166

Frequency of meditation among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 25% 11% 5% 57% 2% 270
Older Millennial 30% 13% 2% 54% 1% 376
Generation X 36% 8% 5% 50% 1% 506
Baby Boomer 39% 7% 4% 48% 2% 650
Silent 46% 8% 3% 39% 4% 166

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

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

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 43% 25% 11% 20% < 1% 270
Older Millennial 52% 16% 9% 22% 2% 376
Generation X 51% 14% 11% 23% 2% 506
Baby Boomer 52% 12% 12% 22% 2% 650
Silent 50% 12% 10% 27% 2% 166

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

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

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 50% 16% 9% 24% < 1% 270
Older Millennial 45% 17% 10% 26% 2% 376
Generation X 43% 16% 11% 31% < 1% 506
Baby Boomer 47% 12% 11% 27% 2% 650
Silent 36% 12% 12% 37% 3% 166

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

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

Generational cohort Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 12% 17% 56% 12% 3% 270
Older Millennial 21% 15% 49% 11% 4% 376
Generation X 16% 11% 61% 9% 3% 506
Baby Boomer 20% 12% 56% 8% 3% 650
Silent 21% 10% 57% 7% 5% 166

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

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

Generational cohort 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 = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 21% 76% 1% 1% 270
Older Millennial 26% 72% 1% 1% 376
Generation X 28% 69% 2% 1% 506
Baby Boomer 27% 69% 1% 3% 650
Silent 30% 64% 3% 3% 166

Frequency of reading scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 17% 18% 8% 56% < 1% 270
Older Millennial 23% 9% 6% 60% 2% 376
Generation X 24% 12% 8% 57% < 1% 506
Baby Boomer 22% 8% 10% 59% 1% 650
Silent 21% 6% 11% 60% 2% 166

Interpreting scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort 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 = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 17% 29% 3% 44% 7% 270
Older Millennial 24% 21% 1% 46% 8% 376
Generation X 30% 21% 1% 36% 11% 506
Baby Boomer 24% 26% 2% 37% 11% 650
Silent 29% 17% 3% 39% 12% 166

Belief in Heaven among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 76% 17% 7% 270
Older Millennial 71% 21% 8% 376
Generation X 75% 17% 8% 506
Baby Boomer 72% 18% 10% 650
Silent 55% 28% 17% 166

Belief in Hell among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 60% 34% 6% 270
Older Millennial 57% 36% 7% 376
Generation X 59% 33% 8% 506
Baby Boomer 50% 38% 12% 650
Silent 37% 51% 12% 166

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 29% 26% 46% 270
Older Millennial 23% 30% 47% 376
Generation X 28% 30% 42% 506
Baby Boomer 27% 24% 49% 650
Silent 35% 20% 45% 166

Political ideology among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 24% 38% 27% 10% 270
Older Millennial 22% 33% 31% 13% 376
Generation X 26% 39% 26% 9% 506
Baby Boomer 30% 36% 26% 8% 650
Silent 31% 31% 27% 11% 166

Views about size of government among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 41% 56% 1% 2% 270
Older Millennial 37% 57% 3% 3% 376
Generation X 46% 47% 3% 4% 506
Baby Boomer 51% 41% 4% 3% 650
Silent 54% 37% 1% 8% 166

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

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

Generational cohort Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 46% 48% 3% 4% 270
Older Millennial 38% 56% 5% 1% 376
Generation X 44% 48% 6% 2% 506
Baby Boomer 40% 56% 3% 1% 650
Silent 44% 50% 1% 5% 166

Views about abortion among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 47% 49% 4% 270
Older Millennial 51% 43% 6% 376
Generation X 57% 37% 6% 506
Baby Boomer 63% 32% 5% 650
Silent 52% 39% 9% 166

Views about homosexuality among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 85% 11% 3% 1% 270
Older Millennial 76% 18% 3% 3% 376
Generation X 67% 24% 3% 5% 506
Baby Boomer 65% 25% 4% 6% 650
Silent 52% 35% 9% 4% 166

Views about same-sex marriage among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 73% 22% 5% 270
Older Millennial 68% 25% 7% 376
Generation X 58% 31% 11% 506
Baby Boomer 56% 35% 9% 650
Silent 35% 50% 15% 166

Views about environmental regulation among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort 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 = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 37% 55% 3% 5% 270
Older Millennial 31% 62% 4% 3% 376
Generation X 34% 60% 3% 3% 506
Baby Boomer 38% 55% 2% 5% 650
Silent 46% 41% 3% 10% 166

Views about human evolution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by generational group

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

Generational cohort 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 = 270. 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.
Younger Millennial 42% 26% 3% 26% 3% 270
Older Millennial 37% 29% 5% 26% 3% 376
Generation X 31% 25% 6% 35% 2% 506
Baby Boomer 29% 26% 6% 33% 6% 650
Silent 25% 33% 5% 28% 8% 166