DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,258. 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.
Married 11% 47% 28% 14% 1,258
Living with a partner 41% 41% 15% 3% 283
Divorced/separated 6% 47% 33% 14% 356
Widowed 5% 7% 28% 60% 128
Never married 66% 25% 7% 1% 894

Generational cohort among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,258. 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.
Married 3% 16% 38% 34% 8% < 1% 1,258
Living with a partner 21% 31% 30% 16% 2% < 1% 283
Divorced/separated 1% 12% 40% 40% 7% 1% 356
Widowed < 1% 5% 7% 40% 39% 9% 128
Never married 49% 26% 16% 8% 1% < 1% 894

Gender composition among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 54% 46% 1,284
Living with a partner 56% 44% 287
Divorced/separated 58% 42% 361
Widowed 38% 62% 129
Never married 57% 43% 896

Racial and ethnic composition among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,256. 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.
Married 79% 2% 7% 9% 3% 1,256
Living with a partner 79% 5% 1% 12% 3% 284
Divorced/separated 77% 7% 1% 12% 3% 355
Widowed 70% 7% 1% 9% 12% 128
Never married 61% 12% 8% 15% 5% 890

Immigrant status among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,268. 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.
Married 14% 9% 77% 1,268
Living with a partner 10% 8% 82% 282
Divorced/separated 12% 7% 82% 353
Widowed 7% 16% 76% 126
Never married 12% 18% 69% 876

Income distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,157. 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.
Married 13% 19% 35% 33% 1,157
Living with a partner 37% 25% 23% 15% 268
Divorced/separated 45% 22% 20% 13% 333
Widowed 50% 20% 21% 10% 105
Never married 42% 24% 22% 12% 782

Educational distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,279. 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.
Married 28% 31% 23% 18% 1,279
Living with a partner 35% 36% 19% 10% 286
Divorced/separated 41% 40% 11% 9% 358
Widowed 44% 32% 13% 11% 128
Never married 45% 35% 14% 6% 894

Parent of children under 18 among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,277. 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.
Married 40% 60% 1,277
Living with a partner 23% 77% 285
Divorced/separated 24% 76% 360
Widowed 6% 94% 127
Never married 11% 89% 896

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status 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 = 1,284. 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.
Married 17% 29% 15% 1% 31% 8% 1,284
Living with a partner 14% 28% 14% 1% 39% 4% 287
Divorced/separated 29% 24% 13% 1% 25% 8% 361
Widowed 27% 24% 15% 2% 26% 6% 129
Never married 19% 21% 18% 1% 36% 6% 896

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

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

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married < 1% < 1% 49% 49% 2% 1,284
Living with a partner < 1% < 1% 49% 49% 1% 287
Divorced/separated < 1% < 1% 45% 52% 2% 361
Widowed < 1% < 1% 40% 56% 4% 129
Never married < 1% < 1% 49% 50% 1% 896

Attendance at religious services among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 1% 18% 81% < 1% 1,284
Living with a partner 1% 15% 85% < 1% 287
Divorced/separated 1% 15% 84% < 1% 361
Widowed 1% 12% 84% 3% 129
Never married 2% 21% 77% < 1% 896

Frequency of prayer among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 10% 8% 6% 75% 1% 1,284
Living with a partner 10% 10% 8% 72% < 1% 287
Divorced/separated 18% 9% 7% 66% 1% 361
Widowed 15% 12% 8% 63% 1% 129
Never married 10% 9% 7% 73% < 1% 896

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

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 1% 2% 2% 96% < 1% 1,284
Living with a partner 1% 1% 1% 97% < 1% 287
Divorced/separated 3% 2% 1% 94% < 1% 361
Widowed 1% 1% < 1% 98% 1% 129
Never married 3% 1% 4% 92% < 1% 896

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

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 21% 10% 5% 63% 1% 1,284
Living with a partner 22% 8% 7% 62% 1% 287
Divorced/separated 29% 13% 5% 53% 1% 361
Widowed 25% 4% 4% 66% 1% 129
Never married 22% 9% 4% 64% 1% 896

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

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 39% 13% 12% 34% 3% 1,284
Living with a partner 39% 15% 12% 32% 2% 287
Divorced/separated 34% 12% 11% 40% 3% 361
Widowed 34% 11% 7% 44% 4% 129
Never married 32% 19% 11% 37% 1% 896

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

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 39% 15% 14% 31% 1% 1,284
Living with a partner 44% 17% 15% 23% 1% 287
Divorced/separated 43% 13% 11% 30% 2% 361
Widowed 30% 8% 11% 50% 1% 129
Never married 44% 17% 13% 26% < 1% 896

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

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

Marital status Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 2% 16% 62% 18% 2% 1,284
Living with a partner 1% 14% 71% 13% 1% 287
Divorced/separated 4% 18% 63% 13% 3% 361
Widowed < 1% 12% 77% 8% 2% 129
Never married 4% 18% 61% 16% 1% 896

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status 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 = 1,284. 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.
Married 21% 77% 1% 1% 1,284
Living with a partner 23% 74% 2% 1% 287
Divorced/separated 19% 79% 1% 1% 361
Widowed 16% 78% 2% 4% 129
Never married 17% 81% 1% 1% 896

Frequency of reading scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 3% 3% 4% 90% < 1% 1,284
Living with a partner 2% 3% 3% 91% < 1% 287
Divorced/separated 7% 3% 6% 84% < 1% 361
Widowed 6% < 1% 4% 90% < 1% 129
Never married 5% 4% 4% 87% < 1% 896

Interpreting scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status 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 = 1,284. 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.
Married 2% 7% 1% 83% 7% 1,284
Living with a partner 6% 7% < 1% 82% 5% 287
Divorced/separated 4% 10% 1% 77% 8% 361
Widowed 6% 14% < 1% 68% 11% 129
Never married 7% 9% < 1% 76% 7% 896

Belief in Heaven among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 29% 59% 12% 1,284
Living with a partner 34% 58% 8% 287
Divorced/separated 28% 62% 10% 361
Widowed 31% 53% 15% 129
Never married 35% 52% 12% 896

Belief in Hell among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 17% 73% 10% 1,284
Living with a partner 24% 69% 7% 287
Divorced/separated 21% 70% 10% 361
Widowed 11% 78% 11% 129
Never married 27% 63% 10% 896

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 29% 18% 53% 1,284
Living with a partner 22% 28% 50% 287
Divorced/separated 24% 28% 47% 361
Widowed 19% 25% 56% 129
Never married 20% 27% 52% 896

Political ideology among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 20% 39% 36% 6% 1,284
Living with a partner 15% 34% 41% 9% 287
Divorced/separated 18% 31% 39% 12% 361
Widowed 15% 42% 31% 12% 129
Never married 16% 34% 39% 12% 896

Views about size of government among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 52% 40% 3% 5% 1,284
Living with a partner 48% 45% 2% 4% 287
Divorced/separated 47% 46% 2% 5% 361
Widowed 52% 36% 7% 6% 129
Never married 45% 47% 3% 4% 896

Views about government aid to the poor among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 41% 53% 4% 2% 1,284
Living with a partner 43% 54% 3% 1% 287
Divorced/separated 38% 58% 4% 1% 361
Widowed 36% 53% 2% 9% 129
Never married 38% 56% 4% 2% 896

Views about abortion among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 79% 17% 4% 1,284
Living with a partner 81% 15% 4% 287
Divorced/separated 72% 24% 3% 361
Widowed 74% 20% 6% 129
Never married 72% 24% 4% 896

Views about homosexuality among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 83% 12% 3% 2% 1,284
Living with a partner 91% 7% 1% 1% 287
Divorced/separated 74% 17% 5% 4% 361
Widowed 72% 17% 7% 4% 129
Never married 84% 10% 3% 3% 896

Views about same-sex marriage among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,284. 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.
Married 81% 14% 5% 1,284
Living with a partner 85% 10% 5% 287
Divorced/separated 71% 21% 8% 361
Widowed 72% 16% 12% 129
Never married 81% 13% 6% 896

Views about environmental regulation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status 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 = 1,284. 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.
Married 25% 71% 2% 2% 1,284
Living with a partner 27% 70% 1% 2% 287
Divorced/separated 33% 64% 3% < 1% 361
Widowed 33% 60% 3% 4% 129
Never married 27% 68% 2% 3% 896

Views about human evolution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by marital status

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

Marital status 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 = 1,284. 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.
Married 71% 11% 5% 10% 3% 1,284
Living with a partner 75% 13% 2% 8% 2% 287
Divorced/separated 59% 16% 7% 15% 3% 361
Widowed 65% 6% 6% 23% < 1% 129
Never married 66% 12% 5% 13% 4% 896