DemographicInformation

Age distribution among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 220. 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.
High school or less 56% 22% 15% 7% 220
Some college 47% 32% 13% 8% 376
College 30% 41% 20% 9% 512
Post-graduate degree 11% 52% 22% 16% 344

Generational cohort among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 220. 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.
High school or less 46% 18% 14% 16% 6% < 1% 220
Some college 32% 27% 20% 16% 4% < 1% 376
College 12% 28% 31% 23% 5% 1% 512
Post-graduate degree 2% 21% 40% 26% 11% < 1% 344

Gender composition among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 70% 30% 222
Some college 65% 35% 380
College 55% 45% 519
Post-graduate degree 52% 48% 353

Racial and ethnic composition among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 218. 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.
High school or less 75% 4% 4% 11% 5% 218
Some college 78% 4% 3% 11% 4% 376
College 82% 3% 6% 5% 5% 508
Post-graduate degree 83% 1% 5% 6% 5% 350

Immigrant status among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 219. 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.
High school or less 6% 16% 78% 219
Some college 5% 15% 80% 377
College 9% 15% 76% 517
Post-graduate degree 13% 16% 71% 352

Income distribution among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who have a household income of…

Educational distribution Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 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.
High school or less 31% 28% 25% 15% 200
Some college 30% 18% 28% 24% 356
College 11% 14% 38% 37% 488
Post-graduate degree 9% 12% 32% 47% 322

Marital status among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 24% 10% 9% 2% 55% 222
Some college 26% 10% 12% 2% 49% 380
College 46% 13% 10% 3% 28% 517
Post-graduate degree 53% 10% 11% 4% 21% 351

Parent of children under 18 among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 221. 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.
High school or less 17% 83% 221
Some college 19% 81% 380
College 25% 75% 518
Post-graduate degree 27% 73% 351

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who say they…

Educational 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 = 222. 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.
High school or less 8% 21% 16% 1% 43% 11% 222
Some college 9% 23% 17% 1% 36% 14% 380
College 5% 17% 17% < 1% 46% 14% 519
Post-graduate degree 7% 16% 18% < 1% 44% 14% 353

Importance of religion in one's life among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 6% 20% 27% 45% 2% 222
Some college 3% 13% 36% 46% 1% 380
College 3% 10% 31% 56% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 2% 13% 30% 55% < 1% 353

Attendance at religious services among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who attend religious services…

Educational 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 = 222. 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.
High school or less 4% 19% 76% 1% 222
Some college 1% 16% 82% < 1% 380
College 1% 20% 78% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 1% 20% 79% < 1% 353

Frequency of prayer among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 9% 4% 7% 80% < 1% 222
Some college 10% 5% 7% 78% 1% 380
College 6% 4% 5% 84% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 8% 5% 7% 80% < 1% 353

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who attend prayer group…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 4% 3% 3% 90% 1% 222
Some college 1% 2% 1% 96% < 1% 380
College 1% 1% 3% 95% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 1% 1% 1% 97% < 1% 353

Frequency of meditation among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who meditate…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 25% 8% 4% 61% 1% 222
Some college 22% 16% 7% 53% 2% 380
College 25% 10% 8% 56% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 25% 12% 9% 53% < 1% 353

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 33% 17% 6% 42% 2% 222
Some college 39% 19% 12% 29% 1% 380
College 38% 20% 15% 25% 2% 519
Post-graduate degree 37% 20% 16% 26% 1% 353

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 51% 19% 12% 16% 2% 222
Some college 60% 18% 11% 11% < 1% 380
College 52% 19% 19% 9% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 52% 19% 13% 15% 1% 353

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Educational distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 2% 18% 64% 15% 1% 222
Some college 1% 27% 54% 17% 1% 380
College < 1% 26% 50% 22% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 2% 29% 43% 25% 2% 353

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who say…

Educational 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 = 222. 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.
High school or less 17% 82% 1% < 1% 222
Some college 18% 81% 1% < 1% 380
College 13% 85% < 1% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 11% 86% 3% < 1% 353

Frequency of reading scripture among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who read scripture…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 5% 4% 9% 82% 1% 222
Some college 4% 5% 6% 85% < 1% 380
College 2% 5% 4% 89% < 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 2% 2% 5% 91% < 1% 353

Interpreting scripture among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who say the holy scripture is…

Educational 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 = 222. 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.
High school or less 4% 4% < 1% 85% 8% 222
Some college < 1% 2% < 1% 90% 7% 380
College < 1% 2% < 1% 96% 2% 519
Post-graduate degree < 1% < 1% < 1% 98% 2% 353

Belief in Heaven among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 21% 65% 15% 222
Some college 15% 69% 15% 380
College 9% 81% 10% 519
Post-graduate degree 12% 82% 6% 353

Belief in Hell among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 15% 72% 12% 222
Some college 10% 79% 12% 380
College 7% 86% 7% 519
Post-graduate degree 5% 91% 5% 353

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 28% 22% 50% 222
Some college 22% 17% 61% 380
College 18% 9% 72% 519
Post-graduate degree 15% 6% 79% 353

Political ideology among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 15% 42% 37% 7% 222
Some college 12% 43% 42% 3% 380
College 9% 38% 53% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 6% 31% 61% 1% 353

Views about size of government among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 59% 32% 4% 5% 222
Some college 55% 37% 3% 5% 380
College 43% 48% 4% 5% 519
Post-graduate degree 36% 59% 3% 2% 353

Views about government aid to the poor among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who say government aid to the poor…

Educational distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 36% 53% 6% 5% 222
Some college 31% 64% 3% 3% 380
College 24% 72% 3% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 21% 75% 3% 1% 353

Views about abortion among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 79% 19% 2% 222
Some college 86% 10% 3% 380
College 90% 8% 2% 519
Post-graduate degree 93% 5% 2% 353

Views about homosexuality among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 88% 8% 2% 1% 222
Some college 94% 3% 1% 2% 380
College 96% 2% 1% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 96% 3% < 1% 1% 353

Views about same-sex marriage among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 82% 12% 6% 222
Some college 91% 6% 2% 380
College 94% 3% 2% 519
Post-graduate degree 95% 3% 2% 353

Views about environmental regulation among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who say…

Educational 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 = 222. 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.
High school or less 28% 69% 1% 2% 222
Some college 23% 74% 2% 1% 380
College 17% 80% 1% 2% 519
Post-graduate degree 10% 87% 2% < 1% 353

Views about human evolution among agnostics by educational group

% of agnostics who say humans…

Educational 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
Sample size = 222. 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.
High school or less 80% 12% 2% 4% 2% 222
Some college 80% 8% 7% 3% 2% 380
College 87% 7% 3% 2% 1% 519
Post-graduate degree 90% 4% 4% 2% 1% 353