DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are ages…

Income distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 472. 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.
Less than $30,000 14% 19% 33% 34% 472
$30,000-$49,999 16% 27% 31% 27% 340
$50,000-$99,999 12% 34% 33% 20% 492
$100,000 or more 9% 40% 36% 15% 298

Generational cohort among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Income distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 472. 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.
Less than $30,000 6% 11% 16% 39% 25% 3% 472
$30,000-$49,999 7% 12% 23% 38% 19% 1% 340
$50,000-$99,999 8% 8% 30% 41% 12% 1% 492
$100,000 or more 5% 8% 36% 40% 11% < 1% 298

Gender composition among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Income distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 41% 59% 474
$30,000-$49,999 52% 48% 343
$50,000-$99,999 55% 45% 497
$100,000 or more 60% 40% 299

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who identify as…

Income distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 473. 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.
Less than $30,000 78% 11% 1% 5% 7% 473
$30,000-$49,999 86% 5% < 1% 2% 7% 343
$50,000-$99,999 90% 3% < 1% 3% 3% 494
$100,000 or more 87% 6% 1% 4% 3% 299

Immigrant status among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Income distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 468. 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.
Less than $30,000 1% 3% 95% 468
$30,000-$49,999 2% 2% 96% 341
$50,000-$99,999 3% 1% 95% 497
$100,000 or more 2% 2% 96% 298

Educational distribution among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who have completed…

Income distribution High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 473. 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.
Less than $30,000 65% 29% 5% 2% 473
$30,000-$49,999 47% 40% 10% 3% 342
$50,000-$99,999 34% 42% 17% 7% 496
$100,000 or more 22% 32% 30% 16% 298

Marital status among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Income distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 34% 4% 23% 20% 19% 474
$30,000-$49,999 59% 4% 15% 8% 14% 343
$50,000-$99,999 75% 2% 9% 4% 11% 497
$100,000 or more 88% 3% 4% 1% 5% 299

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Income distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 473. 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.
Less than $30,000 20% 80% 473
$30,000-$49,999 26% 74% 342
$50,000-$99,999 31% 69% 497
$100,000 or more 38% 62% 299

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say they…

Income distribution 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 = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 85% 11% 2% 2% < 1% 1% 474
$30,000-$49,999 89% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 343
$50,000-$99,999 90% 8% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 497
$100,000 or more 95% 4% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 299

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say religion is…

Income distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 76% 21% 2% < 1% 1% 474
$30,000-$49,999 79% 19% 2% < 1% < 1% 343
$50,000-$99,999 83% 15% 1% 1% < 1% 497
$100,000 or more 82% 17% 1% 1% < 1% 299

Attendance at religious services among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who attend religious services…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 47% 34% 18% 1% 474
$30,000-$49,999 54% 35% 11% < 1% 343
$50,000-$99,999 61% 28% 11% < 1% 497
$100,000 or more 62% 29% 9% < 1% 299

Frequency of prayer among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who pray…

Income distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 79% 13% 3% 3% 1% 474
$30,000-$49,999 77% 14% 3% 5% < 1% 343
$50,000-$99,999 80% 12% 3% 5% < 1% 497
$100,000 or more 86% 9% 1% 4% < 1% 299

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who attend prayer group…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 37% 14% 9% 40% 1% 474
$30,000-$49,999 41% 12% 12% 35% < 1% 343
$50,000-$99,999 50% 11% 11% 28% < 1% 497
$100,000 or more 47% 14% 12% 27% < 1% 299

Frequency of meditation among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who meditate…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 52% 6% 2% 37% 3% 474
$30,000-$49,999 46% 6% 2% 46% 1% 343
$50,000-$99,999 46% 6% 2% 43% 2% 497
$100,000 or more 39% 5% 3% 52% < 1% 299

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 75% 11% 6% 8% < 1% 474
$30,000-$49,999 74% 12% 4% 8% 2% 343
$50,000-$99,999 79% 9% 5% 7% 1% 497
$100,000 or more 75% 14% 5% 5% 1% 299

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 44% 15% 11% 27% 2% 474
$30,000-$49,999 43% 14% 11% 31% 1% 343
$50,000-$99,999 43% 16% 14% 26% < 1% 497
$100,000 or more 39% 17% 15% 28% 2% 299

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Income distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 50% 5% 41% 1% 2% 474
$30,000-$49,999 59% 6% 30% 3% 2% 343
$50,000-$99,999 66% 3% 27% 3% 1% 497
$100,000 or more 63% 3% 30% 3% 1% 299

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say…

Income distribution 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 = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 41% 56% 2% 2% 474
$30,000-$49,999 48% 51% 1% < 1% 343
$50,000-$99,999 57% 39% 3% 1% 497
$100,000 or more 58% 39% 2% 1% 299

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who read scripture…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 61% 12% 7% 19% 1% 474
$30,000-$49,999 62% 12% 7% 19% < 1% 343
$50,000-$99,999 63% 12% 9% 17% < 1% 497
$100,000 or more 63% 12% 5% 20% < 1% 299

Interpreting scripture among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say the holy scripture is…

Income distribution 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 = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 59% 24% 5% 8% 4% 474
$30,000-$49,999 59% 28% 3% 8% 3% 343
$50,000-$99,999 60% 25% 3% 9% 4% 497
$100,000 or more 56% 29% 3% 9% 2% 299

Belief in Heaven among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who …in heaven

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 89% 4% 7% 474
$30,000-$49,999 91% 4% 5% 343
$50,000-$99,999 88% 6% 6% 497
$100,000 or more 84% 5% 11% 299

Belief in Hell among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who …in hell

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 84% 8% 8% 474
$30,000-$49,999 91% 6% 3% 343
$50,000-$99,999 85% 9% 5% 497
$100,000 or more 85% 8% 7% 299

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who identify as…

Income distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 45% 15% 41% 474
$30,000-$49,999 67% 8% 25% 343
$50,000-$99,999 77% 6% 17% 497
$100,000 or more 76% 6% 18% 299

Political ideology among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Income distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 51% 26% 17% 7% 474
$30,000-$49,999 64% 21% 12% 3% 343
$50,000-$99,999 71% 22% 4% 3% 497
$100,000 or more 73% 20% 6% 2% 299

Views about size of government among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who would rather have…

Income distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 52% 41% 3% 4% 474
$30,000-$49,999 71% 24% 2% 2% 343
$50,000-$99,999 82% 16% 1% 2% 497
$100,000 or more 80% 18% 1% 1% 299

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say government aid to the poor…

Income distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 43% 52% 3% 2% 474
$30,000-$49,999 61% 34% 3% 2% 343
$50,000-$99,999 74% 23% 2% 1% 497
$100,000 or more 77% 21% 1% 1% 299

Views about abortion among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say abortion should be…

Income distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 35% 61% 5% 474
$30,000-$49,999 35% 62% 3% 343
$50,000-$99,999 28% 68% 4% 497
$100,000 or more 26% 71% 2% 299

Views about homosexuality among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say homosexuality…

Income distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 39% 53% 4% 3% 474
$30,000-$49,999 31% 63% 5% 1% 343
$50,000-$99,999 24% 70% 4% 2% 497
$100,000 or more 31% 64% 3% 2% 299

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who …same-sex marriage

Income distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 26% 63% 10% 474
$30,000-$49,999 23% 71% 6% 343
$50,000-$99,999 19% 78% 3% 497
$100,000 or more 22% 74% 4% 299

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say…

Income distribution 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 = 474. 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.
Less than $30,000 45% 46% 5% 5% 474
$30,000-$49,999 44% 51% 2% 3% 343
$50,000-$99,999 57% 41% 2% < 1% 497
$100,000 or more 59% 38% 1% 1% 299

Views about human evolution among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by household income

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say humans…

Income distribution 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
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Less than $30,000 17% 24% 4% 49% 6% 474
$30,000-$49,999 12% 24% 2% 58% 4% 343
$50,000-$99,999 10% 21% 1% 64% 3% 497
$100,000 or more 9% 28% 1% 59% 3% 299