Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the United Methodist Church

% of members of the United Methodist Church who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,637. 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 41% 16% 16% 25% 1% 1,637
2007 37% 15% 17% 27% 4% 2,239

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 710. 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.
At least once a week 10% 25% 31% 34% 710
Once or twice a month 11% 33% 28% 27% 264
Several times a year 7% 33% 32% 28% 250
Seldom/never 6% 30% 30% 34% 374

Generational cohort among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 710. 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.
At least once a week 7% 8% 20% 39% 23% 2% 710
Once or twice a month 9% 7% 28% 32% 21% 3% 264
Several times a year 3% 7% 29% 39% 19% 2% 250
Seldom/never 3% 7% 26% 39% 22% 3% 374

Gender composition among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 41% 59% 720
Once or twice a month 43% 57% 265
Several times a year 44% 56% 253
Seldom/never 49% 51% 380

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 717. 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.
At least once a week 94% 2% < 1% 2% 2% 717
Once or twice a month 95% 2% < 1% 1% 2% 263
Several times a year 95% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 252
Seldom/never 94% 1% 3% 1% 1% 379

Immigrant status among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 717. 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.
At least once a week 2% 4% 94% 717
Once or twice a month 6% 5% 89% 265
Several times a year 5% 5% 90% 252
Seldom/never 4% 5% 91% 378

Income distribution among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 629. 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.
At least once a week 26% 20% 30% 24% 629
Once or twice a month 18% 28% 30% 25% 243
Several times a year 20% 14% 34% 31% 220
Seldom/never 20% 20% 33% 26% 321

Educational distribution among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 717. 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.
At least once a week 30% 27% 25% 18% 717
Once or twice a month 31% 33% 22% 14% 264
Several times a year 25% 35% 25% 15% 252
Seldom/never 41% 34% 17% 8% 379

Marital status among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 718. 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.
At least once a week 57% 6% 12% 12% 13% 718
Once or twice a month 54% 3% 19% 10% 14% 265
Several times a year 70% 5% 10% 9% 6% 253
Seldom/never 67% 4% 10% 13% 5% 378

Parent of children under 18 among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 719. 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.
At least once a week 21% 79% 719
Once or twice a month 24% 76% 264
Several times a year 31% 69% 253
Seldom/never 26% 74% 380

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who say they…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 720. 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.
At least once a week 76% 19% 3% 1% < 1% 1% 720
Once or twice a month 68% 26% 3% < 1% 1% 2% 265
Several times a year 66% 27% 6% < 1% 1% < 1% 253
Seldom/never 67% 24% 6% 1% 1% 1% 380

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 69% 24% 5% 2% < 1% 720
Once or twice a month 57% 37% 5% < 1% < 1% 265
Several times a year 53% 37% 6% 3% 1% 253
Seldom/never 55% 32% 11% 2% < 1% 380

Attendance at religious services among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 47% 37% 16% < 1% 720
Once or twice a month 46% 39% 15% < 1% 265
Several times a year 38% 43% 19% < 1% 253
Seldom/never 40% 40% 20% < 1% 380

Frequency of prayer among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 70% 17% 5% 7% 1% 720
Once or twice a month 57% 29% 7% 6% 1% 265
Several times a year 55% 22% 9% 13% 1% 253
Seldom/never 57% 20% 7% 14% 1% 380

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 30% 11% 13% 46% < 1% 720
Once or twice a month 28% 12% 11% 48% < 1% 265
Several times a year 16% 11% 14% 59% < 1% 253
Seldom/never 19% 9% 7% 65% < 1% 380

Frequency of meditation among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who meditate…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 54% 9% 4% 31% 1% 720
Once or twice a month 39% 18% 5% 38% 1% 265
Several times a year 30% 8% 7% 53% 2% 253
Seldom/never 25% 7% 5% 61% 1% 380

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 75% 13% 6% 6% < 1% 720
Once or twice a month 59% 26% 6% 6% 2% 265
Several times a year 45% 25% 21% 9% < 1% 253
Seldom/never 53% 14% 10% 19% 3% 380

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

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

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 40% 11% 39% 7% 3% 720
Once or twice a month 40% 10% 44% 4% 3% 265
Several times a year 30% 7% 58% 4% 1% 253
Seldom/never 35% 5% 54% 5% 2% 380

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 720. 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.
At least once a week 37% 61% 1% 1% 720
Once or twice a month 32% 67% 1% < 1% 265
Several times a year 36% 64% < 1% < 1% 253
Seldom/never 39% 60% 1% < 1% 380

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 47% 16% 9% 27% < 1% 720
Once or twice a month 37% 15% 11% 36% 1% 265
Several times a year 32% 11% 15% 42% < 1% 253
Seldom/never 30% 10% 10% 49% < 1% 380

Interpreting scripture among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 720. 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.
At least once a week 27% 39% 3% 21% 9% 720
Once or twice a month 31% 41% 1% 20% 7% 265
Several times a year 21% 45% 2% 25% 8% 253
Seldom/never 28% 45% 4% 18% 6% 380

Belief in Heaven among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 85% 9% 7% 720
Once or twice a month 89% 6% 5% 265
Several times a year 83% 10% 7% 253
Seldom/never 86% 7% 6% 380

Belief in Hell among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 64% 27% 10% 720
Once or twice a month 69% 22% 8% 265
Several times a year 61% 29% 11% 253
Seldom/never 64% 25% 11% 380

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 51% 10% 39% 720
Once or twice a month 57% 11% 32% 265
Several times a year 52% 9% 39% 253
Seldom/never 59% 10% 31% 380

Political ideology among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 46% 36% 16% 2% 720
Once or twice a month 45% 40% 12% 3% 265
Several times a year 36% 46% 15% 3% 253
Seldom/never 51% 34% 13% 3% 380

Views about size of government among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 64% 29% 3% 3% 720
Once or twice a month 67% 26% 3% 4% 265
Several times a year 68% 29% < 1% 3% 253
Seldom/never 69% 24% 3% 4% 380

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 50% 45% 3% 2% 720
Once or twice a month 57% 38% 3% 2% 265
Several times a year 53% 43% 3% 1% 253
Seldom/never 61% 35% 3% 1% 380

Views about abortion among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 58% 38% 3% 720
Once or twice a month 51% 44% 5% 265
Several times a year 62% 33% 5% 253
Seldom/never 61% 36% 4% 380

Views about homosexuality among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 64% 28% 5% 3% 720
Once or twice a month 60% 34% 3% 2% 265
Several times a year 64% 30% 5% 1% 253
Seldom/never 53% 40% 4% 3% 380

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
At least once a week 52% 39% 9% 720
Once or twice a month 47% 46% 7% 265
Several times a year 53% 40% 7% 253
Seldom/never 42% 50% 8% 380

Views about environmental regulation among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 720. 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.
At least once a week 39% 57% 2% 2% 720
Once or twice a month 49% 47% 2% 2% 265
Several times a year 37% 61% 1% 1% 253
Seldom/never 47% 47% 2% 4% 380

Views about human evolution among members of the United Methodist Church by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of members of the United Methodist Church who say humans…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 720. 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.
At least once a week 19% 39% 5% 33% 4% 720
Once or twice a month 22% 34% 2% 33% 9% 265
Several times a year 29% 35% 6% 29% 2% 253
Seldom/never 24% 27% 2% 42% 5% 380