Party affiliation among members of the Southern Baptist Convention

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

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,845. 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 64% 10% 26% 1,845
2007 52% 12% 37% 2,539

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,191. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 13% 29% 30% 28% 1,191
No lean 14% 36% 27% 23% 170
Democrat/lean Dem. 12% 21% 41% 26% 454

Generational cohort among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Party affiliation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,191. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 7% 9% 26% 37% 19% 1% 1,191
No lean 7% 10% 33% 32% 18% 1% 170
Democrat/lean Dem. 6% 9% 17% 47% 18% 2% 454

Gender composition among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Party affiliation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 52% 48% 1,208
No lean 47% 53% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 44% 56% 460

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,201. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 94% 2% < 1% 2% 2% 1,201
No lean 79% 6% < 1% 6% 9% 172
Democrat/lean Dem. 65% 19% 1% 6% 10% 456

Immigrant status among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Party affiliation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,200. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 2% 2% 96% 1,200
No lean 2% < 1% 98% 173
Democrat/lean Dem. 5% 3% 93% 455

Income distribution among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who have a household income of…

Party affiliation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,056. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 22% 23% 37% 18% 1,056
No lean 50% 20% 20% 10% 144
Democrat/lean Dem. 49% 21% 19% 10% 413

Educational distribution among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,201. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 41% 37% 16% 6% 1,201
No lean 61% 29% 7% 3% 174
Democrat/lean Dem. 53% 33% 8% 6% 458

Marital status among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Party affiliation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,206. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 68% 2% 10% 8% 11% 1,206
No lean 50% 6% 19% 13% 12% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 44% 4% 19% 14% 19% 460

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Party affiliation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,205. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 27% 73% 1,205
No lean 32% 68% 174
Democrat/lean Dem. 19% 81% 460

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 92% 7% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,208
No lean 81% 13% 2% 4% < 1% 1% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 86% 11% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 460

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 84% 15% 1% 1% < 1% 1,208
No lean 75% 22% 1% 1% 2% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 76% 21% 2% 1% < 1% 460

Attendance at religious services among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 63% 28% 9% 1% 1,208
No lean 44% 28% 25% 3% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 46% 36% 17% 1% 460

Frequency of prayer among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who pray…

Party affiliation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 83% 11% 2% 4% 1% 1,208
No lean 73% 14% 3% 8% 2% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 79% 13% 4% 4% < 1% 460

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

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

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 49% 13% 10% 28% < 1% 1,208
No lean 36% 9% 12% 42% 1% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 35% 11% 11% 41% 1% 460

Frequency of meditation among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who meditate…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 47% 5% 2% 43% 2% 1,208
No lean 46% 4% 1% 46% 3% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 47% 8% 3% 41% 2% 460

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 79% 10% 4% 6% 1% 1,208
No lean 70% 17% 6% 6% 1% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 75% 10% 6% 8% < 1% 460

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 42% 15% 13% 27% 2% 1,208
No lean 47% 10% 8% 32% 3% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 43% 17% 11% 28% 2% 460

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 66% 3% 27% 2% 2% 1,208
No lean 45% 4% 44% 2% 4% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 50% 6% 40% 3% 1% 460

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

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say…

Party affiliation There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 60% 38% 2% 1% 1,208
No lean 36% 61% 2% 1% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 34% 63% 2% 2% 460

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 67% 12% 6% 15% < 1% 1,208
No lean 55% 9% 8% 26% 2% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 56% 13% 8% 22% 1% 460

Interpreting scripture among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 64% 23% 4% 6% 2% 1,208
No lean 53% 22% 5% 12% 7% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 55% 27% 2% 10% 5% 460

Belief in Heaven among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 87% 5% 8% 1,208
No lean 90% 3% 7% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 90% 5% 5% 460

Belief in Hell among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 86% 7% 7% 1,208
No lean 86% 6% 8% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 86% 9% 5% 460

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who are…

Party affiliation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 78% 16% 4% 3% 1,208
No lean 41% 24% 21% 14% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 39% 38% 19% 4% 460

Views about size of government among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 83% 14% 2% 1% 1,208
No lean 48% 38% 3% 12% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 42% 50% 3% 4% 460

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 75% 21% 3% 1% 1,208
No lean 44% 47% 5% 4% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 38% 58% 1% 2% 460

Views about abortion among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 22% 74% 3% 1,208
No lean 47% 48% 5% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 44% 51% 5% 460

Views about homosexuality among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 23% 72% 4% 2% 1,208
No lean 44% 42% 6% 7% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 44% 48% 5% 3% 460

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 14% 81% 5% 1,208
No lean 37% 50% 13% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 37% 55% 9% 460

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say…

Party affiliation Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 59% 36% 3% 2% 1,208
No lean 44% 50% 2% 3% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 32% 60% 3% 5% 460

Views about human evolution among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by political party

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

Party affiliation Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,208. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 8% 21% 1% 65% 4% 1,208
No lean 18% 30% 7% 39% 6% 177
Democrat/lean Dem. 19% 26% 3% 47% 6% 460