DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 294. 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 8% 18% 27% 47% 294
$30,000-$49,999 8% 33% 26% 33% 275
$50,000-$99,999 9% 34% 31% 26% 461
$100,000 or more 11% 37% 37% 16% 389

Generational cohort among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Income distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 294. 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 3% 8% 15% 34% 35% 5% 294
$30,000-$49,999 5% 8% 27% 34% 24% 2% 275
$50,000-$99,999 4% 12% 28% 39% 15% 2% 461
$100,000 or more 9% 4% 34% 42% 10% < 1% 389

Gender composition among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Income distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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% 65% 295
$30,000-$49,999 42% 58% 277
$50,000-$99,999 47% 53% 463
$100,000 or more 57% 43% 392

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 293. 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 92% 2% 1% 2% 2% 293
$30,000-$49,999 93% 2% 1% 1% 2% 277
$50,000-$99,999 95% 1% < 1% 1% 2% 461
$100,000 or more 95% 1% 2% 2% 1% 391

Immigrant status among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Income distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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% 5% 90% 292
$30,000-$49,999 4% 3% 92% 276
$50,000-$99,999 2% 3% 95% 461
$100,000 or more 5% 4% 91% 392

Educational distribution among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 294. 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 57% 28% 10% 5% 294
$30,000-$49,999 42% 35% 16% 8% 277
$50,000-$99,999 22% 36% 27% 14% 460
$100,000 or more 12% 24% 34% 30% 392

Marital status among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Income distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 36% 6% 19% 29% 10% 295
$30,000-$49,999 50% 5% 20% 13% 12% 276
$50,000-$99,999 73% 4% 9% 5% 8% 463
$100,000 or more 76% 5% 6% 2% 11% 392

Parent of children under 18 among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Income distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 16% 84% 295
$30,000-$49,999 23% 77% 276
$50,000-$99,999 29% 71% 463
$100,000 or more 33% 67% 391

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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% 19% 3% 1% < 1% 1% 295
$30,000-$49,999 73% 22% 2% 1% 1% 2% 277
$50,000-$99,999 71% 24% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 463
$100,000 or more 60% 30% 7% < 1% 1% 1% 392

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 68% 28% 3% 1% < 1% 295
$30,000-$49,999 63% 27% 8% 2% < 1% 277
$50,000-$99,999 57% 33% 7% 2% < 1% 463
$100,000 or more 55% 33% 10% 2% < 1% 392

Attendance at religious services among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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 46% 34% 19% 1% 295
$30,000-$49,999 46% 36% 18% < 1% 277
$50,000-$99,999 46% 39% 16% < 1% 463
$100,000 or more 35% 49% 17% < 1% 392

Frequency of prayer among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church who pray…

Income distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 74% 16% 4% 4% 2% 295
$30,000-$49,999 64% 21% 6% 9% < 1% 277
$50,000-$99,999 61% 21% 7% 10% 1% 463
$100,000 or more 49% 26% 9% 16% < 1% 392

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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 28% 9% 15% 47% < 1% 295
$30,000-$49,999 22% 12% 11% 55% < 1% 277
$50,000-$99,999 27% 12% 9% 52% < 1% 463
$100,000 or more 19% 10% 12% 58% < 1% 392

Frequency of meditation among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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 54% 11% 6% 27% 3% 295
$30,000-$49,999 39% 12% 4% 45% < 1% 277
$50,000-$99,999 37% 9% 5% 48% 1% 463
$100,000 or more 30% 9% 5% 55% < 1% 392

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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 68% 11% 7% 11% 2% 295
$30,000-$49,999 63% 14% 10% 12% 2% 277
$50,000-$99,999 63% 19% 11% 7% < 1% 463
$100,000 or more 52% 25% 13% 10% < 1% 392

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

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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% 14% 15% 22% 3% 295
$30,000-$49,999 41% 23% 11% 24% 1% 277
$50,000-$99,999 40% 16% 18% 26% < 1% 463
$100,000 or more 39% 16% 20% 25% 1% 392

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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 40% 8% 46% 3% 2% 295
$30,000-$49,999 42% 6% 46% 3% 3% 277
$50,000-$99,999 36% 8% 50% 6% 1% 463
$100,000 or more 31% 13% 45% 9% 3% 392

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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% 63% 1% < 1% 295
$30,000-$49,999 32% 67% 1% < 1% 277
$50,000-$99,999 37% 61% 1% 1% 463
$100,000 or more 41% 58% 1% < 1% 392

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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 46% 12% 11% 31% < 1% 295
$30,000-$49,999 43% 13% 8% 35% < 1% 277
$50,000-$99,999 39% 13% 10% 37% 1% 463
$100,000 or more 26% 15% 14% 45% < 1% 392

Interpreting scripture among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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% 33% 3% 14% 9% 295
$30,000-$49,999 29% 46% 3% 18% 5% 277
$50,000-$99,999 26% 44% 1% 21% 8% 463
$100,000 or more 16% 43% 3% 30% 8% 392

Belief in Heaven among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 91% 4% 5% 295
$30,000-$49,999 87% 5% 7% 277
$50,000-$99,999 85% 8% 7% 463
$100,000 or more 80% 14% 6% 392

Belief in Hell among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 66% 23% 11% 295
$30,000-$49,999 73% 20% 7% 277
$50,000-$99,999 65% 25% 9% 463
$100,000 or more 57% 33% 11% 392

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 46% 14% 40% 295
$30,000-$49,999 52% 15% 34% 277
$50,000-$99,999 54% 7% 40% 463
$100,000 or more 62% 5% 33% 392

Political ideology among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church who are…

Income distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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% 40% 11% 5% 295
$30,000-$49,999 48% 40% 11% 1% 277
$50,000-$99,999 43% 39% 17% 1% 463
$100,000 or more 43% 38% 19% 1% 392

Views about size of government among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 58% 34% 3% 4% 295
$30,000-$49,999 66% 29% 3% 3% 277
$50,000-$99,999 68% 28% 2% 2% 463
$100,000 or more 72% 23% 2% 4% 392

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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% 50% 3% 3% 295
$30,000-$49,999 55% 40% 5% 1% 277
$50,000-$99,999 57% 40% 2% 1% 463
$100,000 or more 60% 38% 2% < 1% 392

Views about abortion among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 55% 40% 5% 295
$30,000-$49,999 49% 47% 4% 277
$50,000-$99,999 64% 33% 3% 463
$100,000 or more 62% 35% 3% 392

Views about homosexuality among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 55% 39% 3% 3% 295
$30,000-$49,999 54% 37% 5% 4% 277
$50,000-$99,999 66% 29% 3% 2% 463
$100,000 or more 69% 25% 5% 1% 392

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

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

Income distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 38% 51% 11% 295
$30,000-$49,999 50% 44% 7% 277
$50,000-$99,999 52% 43% 5% 463
$100,000 or more 57% 34% 8% 392

Views about environmental regulation among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 = 295. 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 46% 48% 3% 4% 295
$30,000-$49,999 42% 54% 3% 2% 277
$50,000-$99,999 37% 60% 2% 1% 463
$100,000 or more 44% 54% 2% 1% 392

Views about human evolution among members of the United Methodist Church by household income

% of members of the United Methodist Church 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 16% 30% 3% 45% 7% 295
$30,000-$49,999 22% 34% 4% 33% 7% 277
$50,000-$99,999 25% 33% 3% 35% 4% 463
$100,000 or more 27% 39% 5% 26% 2% 392