DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,218. 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.
White 30% 37% 22% 12% 2,218
Black 49% 37% 9% 5% 154
Asian 48% 33% 17% 2% 112
Latino 43% 43% 10% 4% 272
Other/Mixed 47% 29% 18% 6% 127

Generational cohort among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,218. 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.
White 18% 19% 29% 27% 7% < 1% 2,218
Black 35% 26% 25% 10% 3% 1% 154
Asian 31% 23% 26% 19% 1% < 1% 112
Latino 32% 26% 28% 11% 2% < 1% 272
Other/Mixed 31% 22% 23% 19% 5% < 1% 127

Gender composition among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Men Women Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 55% 45% 2,247
Black 58% 42% 157
Asian 50% 50% 115
Latino 57% 43% 274
Other/Mixed 61% 39% 129

Immigrant status among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,216. 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.
White 5% 8% 87% 2,216
Black 13% 11% 76% 148
Asian 56% 28% 15% 112
Latino 40% 31% 29% 269
Other/Mixed 7% 18% 75% 126

Income distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,036. 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.
White 28% 20% 30% 22% 2,036
Black 51% 19% 16% 14% 131
Asian 22% 31% 16% 30% 101
Latino 37% 25% 24% 14% 237
Other/Mixed 38% 27% 21% 14% 114

Educational distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,239. 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.
White 36% 33% 19% 12% 2,239
Black 50% 34% 10% 6% 157
Asian 18% 34% 26% 22% 113
Latino 47% 32% 13% 8% 273
Other/Mixed 34% 40% 15% 11% 129

Marital status among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,240. 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.
White 43% 11% 11% 3% 32% 2,240
Black 14% 7% 10% 3% 65% 157
Asian 46% 2% 2% 1% 50% 115
Latino 29% 11% 11% 2% 47% 273
Other/Mixed 28% 7% 9% 8% 48% 128

Parent of children under 18 among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,241. 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.
White 24% 76% 2,241
Black 31% 69% 156
Asian 22% 78% 114
Latino 33% 67% 273
Other/Mixed 21% 79% 129

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 15% 27% 15% 1% 34% 8% 2,247
Black 38% 26% 16% 2% 13% 5% 157
Asian 12% 13% 20% < 1% 51% 4% 115
Latino 29% 19% 17% < 1% 32% 2% 274
Other/Mixed 22% 32% 6% 2% 30% 8% 129

Importance of religion in one's life among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White < 1% < 1% 48% 50% 2% 2,247
Black < 1% < 1% 49% 50% 2% 157
Asian < 1% < 1% 57% 41% 2% 115
Latino < 1% < 1% 47% 50% 3% 274
Other/Mixed < 1% < 1% 49% 48% 3% 129

Attendance at religious services among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 1% 16% 83% < 1% 2,247
Black 6% 26% 68% < 1% 157
Asian < 1% 26% 74% < 1% 115
Latino 2% 22% 76% < 1% 274
Other/Mixed 1% 24% 73% 2% 129

Frequency of prayer among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 9% 8% 6% 76% < 1% 2,247
Black 20% 20% 14% 46% 1% 157
Asian 5% 6% 9% 79% 1% 115
Latino 19% 9% 7% 64% < 1% 274
Other/Mixed 18% 6% 2% 73% 1% 129

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

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 2,247
Black 5% 4% 5% 85% 1% 157
Asian 3% 4% 2% 91% < 1% 115
Latino 2% 3% 4% 91% < 1% 274
Other/Mixed 1% 3% 3% 93% 1% 129

Frequency of meditation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 20% 10% 5% 65% 1% 2,247
Black 32% 10% 6% 52% 1% 157
Asian 18% 9% 2% 66% 4% 115
Latino 31% 8% 7% 53% 1% 274
Other/Mixed 26% 7% 3% 63% 1% 129

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 32% 16% 11% 40% 2% 2,247
Black 43% 22% 12% 19% 4% 157
Asian 35% 10% 18% 36% 1% 115
Latino 51% 11% 12% 24% 1% 274
Other/Mixed 41% 13% 5% 38% 3% 129

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 41% 16% 12% 30% 1% 2,247
Black 44% 16% 13% 25% 2% 157
Asian 26% 16% 25% 33% < 1% 115
Latino 47% 14% 14% 25% 1% 274
Other/Mixed 45% 15% 16% 24% < 1% 129

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 2% 16% 66% 14% 2% 2,247
Black 8% 13% 67% 12% 1% 157
Asian 2% 25% 42% 29% 1% 115
Latino 5% 18% 55% 20% 1% 274
Other/Mixed 1% 17% 61% 20% 1% 129

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 21% 78% 1% 1% 2,247
Black 16% 82% < 1% 1% 157
Asian 12% 86% 2% < 1% 115
Latino 19% 78% 1% 2% 274
Other/Mixed 11% 83% 3% 3% 129

Frequency of reading scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 2% 2% 3% 92% < 1% 2,247
Black 11% 10% 8% 71% < 1% 157
Asian 1% 4% 7% 88% 1% 115
Latino 12% 3% 4% 79% 1% 274
Other/Mixed 7% 6% 6% 81% 1% 129

Interpreting scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 3% 8% < 1% 82% 7% 2,247
Black 17% 13% < 1% 65% 5% 157
Asian 3% 3% < 1% 86% 8% 115
Latino 8% 9% < 1% 73% 9% 274
Other/Mixed 7% 11% < 1% 68% 13% 129

Belief in Heaven among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 30% 58% 12% 2,247
Black 51% 41% 7% 157
Asian 21% 72% 7% 115
Latino 33% 55% 11% 274
Other/Mixed 37% 49% 14% 129

Belief in Hell among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 20% 71% 10% 2,247
Black 38% 56% 6% 157
Asian 18% 74% 7% 115
Latino 23% 65% 12% 274
Other/Mixed 29% 57% 14% 129

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 27% 22% 51% 2,247
Black 13% 24% 63% 157
Asian 24% 26% 50% 115
Latino 19% 32% 49% 274
Other/Mixed 19% 22% 59% 129

Political ideology among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 18% 37% 37% 8% 2,247
Black 15% 33% 40% 12% 157
Asian 16% 35% 37% 12% 115
Latino 18% 32% 40% 9% 274
Other/Mixed 11% 35% 45% 9% 129

Views about size of government among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 53% 40% 4% 4% 2,247
Black 31% 62% 3% 4% 157
Asian 35% 58% 5% 2% 115
Latino 41% 52% 1% 6% 274
Other/Mixed 48% 45% 2% 4% 129

Views about government aid to the poor among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 40% 55% 4% 2% 2,247
Black 31% 63% 3% 3% 157
Asian 36% 59% 4% 1% 115
Latino 47% 46% 5% 2% 274
Other/Mixed 34% 58% 3% 5% 129

Views about abortion among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 79% 17% 4% 2,247
Black 56% 39% 5% 157
Asian 78% 14% 8% 115
Latino 68% 30% 3% 274
Other/Mixed 80% 17% 3% 129

Views about homosexuality among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 85% 10% 3% 2% 2,247
Black 73% 22% 2% 2% 157
Asian 84% 13% < 1% 3% 115
Latino 78% 16% 4% 3% 274
Other/Mixed 81% 10% 2% 8% 129

Views about same-sex marriage among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 82% 13% 6% 2,247
Black 66% 29% 5% 157
Asian 84% 11% 4% 115
Latino 76% 17% 7% 274
Other/Mixed 84% 9% 7% 129

Views about environmental regulation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 27% 69% 2% 2% 2,247
Black 23% 72% 3% 1% 157
Asian 29% 68% 1% 2% 115
Latino 31% 64% 3% 3% 274
Other/Mixed 20% 74% 2% 5% 129

Views about human evolution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 2,247. 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.
White 73% 11% 5% 9% 3% 2,247
Black 47% 21% 3% 23% 6% 157
Asian 63% 11% 6% 15% 4% 115
Latino 59% 16% 2% 18% 4% 274
Other/Mixed 66% 15% 4% 13% 3% 129