Frequency of meditation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important)

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who meditate…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,969. 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 22% 10% 5% 62% 1% 2,969
2007 22% 6% 5% 66% 1% 2,006

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are ages…

Frequency of meditation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 692. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 27% 40% 22% 11% 692
Once or twice a month 36% 42% 16% 6% 263
Several times a year 25% 43% 21% 11% 153
Seldom/never 37% 34% 19% 10% 1,782

Generational cohort among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Frequency of meditation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 692. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 16% 18% 33% 26% 6% 1% 692
Once or twice a month 23% 25% 30% 18% 3% < 1% 263
Several times a year 16% 18% 33% 24% 8% < 1% 153
Seldom/never 24% 21% 26% 23% 6% < 1% 1,782

Gender composition among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Frequency of meditation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 50% 50% 704
Once or twice a month 49% 51% 267
Several times a year 56% 44% 156
Seldom/never 58% 42% 1,805

Racial and ethnic composition among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who identify as…

Frequency of meditation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 686. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 64% 10% 5% 16% 4% 686
Once or twice a month 75% 7% 6% 10% 3% 263
Several times a year 71% 8% 2% 17% 2% 155
Seldom/never 74% 6% 6% 10% 4% 1,783

Immigrant status among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Frequency of meditation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 685. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 16% 14% 70% 685
Once or twice a month 13% 12% 76% 259
Several times a year 15% 12% 73% 154
Seldom/never 11% 12% 77% 1,781

Income distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who have a household income of…

Frequency of meditation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 624. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 29% 24% 25% 22% 624
Once or twice a month 25% 17% 30% 28% 245
Several times a year 26% 24% 30% 20% 139
Seldom/never 31% 22% 27% 20% 1,613

Educational distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who have completed…

Frequency of meditation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 698. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 31% 35% 20% 15% 698
Once or twice a month 28% 41% 18% 14% 267
Several times a year 31% 35% 16% 18% 156
Seldom/never 41% 32% 17% 10% 1,798

Marital status among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Frequency of meditation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 699. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 37% 10% 14% 3% 36% 699
Once or twice a month 40% 9% 14% 1% 36% 266
Several times a year 40% 16% 10% 2% 32% 155
Seldom/never 40% 10% 9% 3% 38% 1,801

Parent of children under 18 among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Frequency of meditation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 702. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 26% 74% 702
Once or twice a month 28% 72% 266
Several times a year 18% 82% 156
Seldom/never 25% 75% 1,796

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say they…

Frequency of meditation 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 = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 35% 23% 13% 1% 22% 5% 704
Once or twice a month 16% 34% 13% < 1% 29% 8% 267
Several times a year 18% 29% 14% < 1% 33% 6% 156
Seldom/never 13% 24% 16% 1% 38% 8% 1,805

Importance of religion in one's life among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say religion is…

Frequency of meditation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week < 1% < 1% 43% 53% 4% 704
Once or twice a month < 1% < 1% 53% 46% 1% 267
Several times a year < 1% < 1% 52% 47% < 1% 156
Seldom/never < 1% < 1% 49% 50% 1% 1,805

Attendance at religious services among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who attend religious services…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 2% 21% 77% < 1% 704
Once or twice a month 2% 25% 72% < 1% 267
Several times a year < 1% 20% 80% < 1% 156
Seldom/never 1% 16% 83% < 1% 1,805

Frequency of prayer among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who pray…

Frequency of meditation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 29% 14% 6% 50% 1% 704
Once or twice a month 9% 13% 11% 67% < 1% 267
Several times a year 7% 10% 11% 72% < 1% 156
Seldom/never 5% 6% 6% 82% < 1% 1,805

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who attend prayer group…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 5% 2% 3% 89% 1% 704
Once or twice a month 1% 3% 2% 93% < 1% 267
Several times a year < 1% < 1% 7% 93% < 1% 156
Seldom/never 1% 1% 1% 97% < 1% 1,805

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 64% 15% 7% 13% 1% 704
Once or twice a month 39% 26% 11% 21% 3% 267
Several times a year 34% 21% 24% 21% < 1% 156
Seldom/never 25% 13% 11% 48% 2% 1,805

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 68% 13% 7% 11% 1% 704
Once or twice a month 54% 18% 12% 16% < 1% 267
Several times a year 36% 18% 29% 17% < 1% 156
Seldom/never 31% 16% 15% 37% 1% 1,805

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of meditation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 3% 21% 58% 15% 3% 704
Once or twice a month 4% 20% 62% 13% 1% 267
Several times a year 2% 21% 59% 17% < 1% 156
Seldom/never 2% 14% 66% 17% 1% 1,805

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say…

Frequency of meditation 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 = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 17% 80% 1% 2% 704
Once or twice a month 19% 79% 1% 1% 267
Several times a year 13% 85% 1% 1% 156
Seldom/never 21% 78% 1% 1% 1,805

Frequency of reading scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who read scripture…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 12% 5% 7% 75% 1% 704
Once or twice a month 3% 4% 8% 85% < 1% 267
Several times a year 2% 3% 9% 86% < 1% 156
Seldom/never 2% 2% 2% 94% < 1% 1,805

Interpreting scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of meditation 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 = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 6% 6% < 1% 80% 8% 704
Once or twice a month 4% 5% 1% 85% 5% 267
Several times a year 4% 8% 1% 86% 1% 156
Seldom/never 4% 10% < 1% 78% 8% 1,805

Belief in Heaven among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who …in heaven

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 30% 58% 12% 704
Once or twice a month 27% 63% 9% 267
Several times a year 27% 63% 11% 156
Seldom/never 33% 55% 12% 1,805

Belief in Hell among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who …in hell

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 20% 71% 10% 704
Once or twice a month 18% 73% 9% 267
Several times a year 14% 75% 11% 156
Seldom/never 23% 67% 10% 1,805

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who identify as…

Frequency of meditation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 16% 28% 56% 704
Once or twice a month 29% 19% 52% 267
Several times a year 22% 15% 63% 156
Seldom/never 27% 24% 49% 1,805

Political ideology among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Frequency of meditation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 16% 33% 43% 8% 704
Once or twice a month 13% 38% 41% 8% 267
Several times a year 12% 43% 42% 3% 156
Seldom/never 19% 36% 35% 10% 1,805

Views about size of government among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who would rather have…

Frequency of meditation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 49% 41% 4% 6% 704
Once or twice a month 50% 45% 2% 3% 267
Several times a year 57% 37% 3% 4% 156
Seldom/never 48% 45% 3% 4% 1,805

Views about government aid to the poor among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of meditation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 34% 58% 5% 4% 704
Once or twice a month 36% 60% 2% 2% 267
Several times a year 35% 62% 2% 1% 156
Seldom/never 42% 52% 4% 2% 1,805

Views about abortion among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say abortion should be…

Frequency of meditation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 76% 19% 4% 704
Once or twice a month 79% 18% 4% 267
Several times a year 86% 12% 1% 156
Seldom/never 75% 21% 4% 1,805

Views about homosexuality among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say homosexuality…

Frequency of meditation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 81% 13% 3% 3% 704
Once or twice a month 89% 6% 2% 3% 267
Several times a year 85% 9% 4% 2% 156
Seldom/never 83% 11% 3% 2% 1,805

Views about same-sex marriage among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of meditation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 79% 15% 6% 704
Once or twice a month 84% 11% 5% 267
Several times a year 79% 17% 4% 156
Seldom/never 80% 14% 6% 1,805

Views about environmental regulation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say…

Frequency of meditation 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 = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 23% 71% 3% 2% 704
Once or twice a month 23% 73% 3% < 1% 267
Several times a year 25% 73% 2% < 1% 156
Seldom/never 29% 67% 2% 3% 1,805

Views about human evolution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by frequency of meditation

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say humans…

Frequency of meditation 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 = 704. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 59% 15% 8% 13% 4% 704
Once or twice a month 69% 15% 3% 12% 1% 267
Several times a year 70% 12% 3% 14% < 1% 156
Seldom/never 71% 11% 4% 11% 3% 1,805