Political ideology among members of the Presbyterian Church USA

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 428. 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 40% 36% 22% 2% 428
2007 35% 47% 16% 2% 544

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who are ages…

Political ideology 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 149. 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.
Conservative 9% 23% 28% 40% 149
Moderate 7% 23% 28% 42% 155
Liberal 9% 27% 34% 30% 102

Generational cohort among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who are…

Political ideology Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 149. 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.
Conservative 9% 3% 20% 36% 26% 6% 149
Moderate 3% 8% 20% 37% 27% 5% 155
Liberal 9% 4% 23% 42% 21% < 1% 102

Gender composition among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who are…

Political ideology Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 50% 50% 153
Moderate 42% 58% 163
Liberal 41% 59% 103

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who identify as…

Political ideology White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 88% 4% 5% 2% 1% 153
Moderate 91% 3% 3% 3% 1% 162
Liberal 82% 11% 1% 6% < 1% 102

Immigrant status among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who are…

Political ideology Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 10% 2% 87% 153
Moderate 8% 6% 87% 163
Liberal 8% 7% 85% 103

Income distribution among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who have a household income of…

Political ideology Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 131. 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.
Conservative 25% 18% 32% 24% 131
Moderate 24% 16% 22% 37% 140

Educational distribution among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who have completed…

Political ideology High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 36% 29% 26% 9% 153
Moderate 21% 24% 27% 28% 162
Liberal 21% 22% 17% 40% 102

Marital status among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who are…

Political ideology Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 62% 1% 14% 11% 11% 153
Moderate 68% 1% 8% 14% 9% 163
Liberal 64% 2% 10% 8% 17% 103

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who are…

Political ideology Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 152. 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.
Conservative 17% 83% 152
Moderate 22% 78% 163
Liberal 27% 73% 103

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who say they…

Political ideology 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 = 153. 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.
Conservative 73% 20% 2% 3% < 1% 1% 153
Moderate 65% 31% 2% 1% 1% 1% 163
Liberal 58% 33% 5% < 1% 2% 1% 103

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who say religion is…

Political ideology Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 67% 25% 5% < 1% 2% 153
Moderate 59% 35% 5% 1% < 1% 163
Liberal 61% 27% 12% < 1% < 1% 103

Attendance at religious services among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who attend religious services…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 51% 36% 13% < 1% 153
Moderate 42% 45% 13% 1% 163
Liberal 50% 36% 14% < 1% 103

Frequency of prayer among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who pray…

Political ideology At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 74% 14% 5% 6% 1% 153
Moderate 58% 25% 6% 11% < 1% 163
Liberal 54% 31% 4% 11% < 1% 103

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who attend prayer group…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 28% 16% 11% 45% < 1% 153
Moderate 20% 11% 12% 57% < 1% 163
Liberal 31% 16% 11% 43% < 1% 103

Frequency of meditation among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who meditate…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 42% 6% 1% 50% 2% 153
Moderate 40% 10% 6% 44% 1% 163
Liberal 40% 15% 5% 41% < 1% 103

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 65% 16% 10% 7% 1% 153
Moderate 65% 12% 12% 10% 1% 163
Liberal 61% 14% 14% 10% < 1% 103

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 48% 17% 11% 22% 1% 153
Moderate 49% 13% 16% 22% < 1% 163
Liberal 49% 17% 18% 15% 1% 103

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Political ideology Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 46% 8% 40% 2% 4% 153
Moderate 31% 14% 43% 7% 4% 163
Liberal 30% 15% 40% 12% 3% 103

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who say…

Political ideology 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 = 153. 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.
Conservative 48% 46% 4% 2% 153
Moderate 25% 72% 2% 1% 163
Liberal 21% 76% 1% 2% 103

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who read scripture…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 43% 20% 6% 31% 1% 153
Moderate 35% 15% 9% 40% < 1% 163
Liberal 34% 13% 18% 35% < 1% 103

Interpreting scripture among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who say the holy scripture is…

Political ideology 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 = 153. 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.
Conservative 36% 36% 5% 18% 6% 153
Moderate 18% 43% 1% 27% 11% 163
Liberal 11% 42% < 1% 32% 15% 103

Belief in Heaven among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who …in heaven

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 84% 8% 9% 153
Moderate 83% 8% 9% 163
Liberal 79% 16% 5% 103

Belief in Hell among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who …in hell

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 70% 22% 7% 153
Moderate 43% 41% 16% 163
Liberal 44% 46% 10% 103

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who identify as…

Political ideology Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 73% 8% 19% 153
Moderate 35% 13% 52% 163
Liberal 7% 3% 90% 103

Views about size of government among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who would rather have…

Political ideology Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 80% 16% 2% 3% 153
Moderate 56% 35% 3% 5% 163
Liberal 17% 76% 2% 5% 103

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who say government aid to the poor…

Political ideology Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 59% 34% 1% 6% 153
Moderate 29% 63% 6% 1% 163
Liberal 12% 86% < 1% 2% 103

Views about abortion among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who say abortion should be…

Political ideology Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 46% 46% 8% 153
Moderate 76% 22% 2% 163
Liberal 85% 14% 1% 103

Views about homosexuality among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who say homosexuality…

Political ideology Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 46% 43% 5% 5% 153
Moderate 73% 18% 4% 5% 163
Liberal 88% 9% < 1% 3% 103

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who …same-sex marriage

Political ideology Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 153. 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.
Conservative 35% 58% 7% 153
Moderate 66% 26% 8% 163
Liberal 85% 10% 6% 103

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who say…

Political ideology 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 = 153. 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.
Conservative 67% 29% < 1% 4% 153
Moderate 26% 68% 5% 2% 163
Liberal 10% 88% 1% 1% 103

Views about human evolution among members of the Presbyterian Church USA by political ideology

% of members of the Presbyterian Church USA who say humans…

Political ideology 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 = 153. 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.
Conservative 20% 31% 1% 45% 4% 153
Moderate 32% 34% 6% 23% 5% 163
Liberal 52% 34% 1% 10% 3% 103