DemographicInformation

Age distribution among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who are ages…

Generational cohort 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 100% < 1% < 1% < 1% 248
Older Millennial 56% 44% < 1% < 1% 302
Generation X < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 325
Baby Boomer < 1% < 1% 84% 16% 409
Silent < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% 160

Gender composition among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who are…

Generational cohort Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 60% 40% 248
Older Millennial 62% 38% 302
Generation X 62% 38% 325
Baby Boomer 64% 36% 409
Silent 59% 41% 160

Racial and ethnic composition among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who identify as…

Generational cohort White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 246. 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.
Younger Millennial 68% 6% 7% 15% 4% 246
Older Millennial 74% 6% 6% 10% 4% 298
Generation X 80% 1% 4% 8% 7% 322
Baby Boomer 91% 1% 1% 3% 4% 402
Silent 98% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 157

Immigrant status among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who are…

Generational cohort Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 246. 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.
Younger Millennial 7% 24% 69% 246
Older Millennial 6% 12% 82% 299
Generation X 9% 14% 76% 324
Baby Boomer 9% 8% 83% 407
Silent 6% 20% 74% 159

Income distribution among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who have a household income of…

Generational cohort Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 228. 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.
Younger Millennial 30% 19% 25% 27% 228
Older Millennial 29% 27% 25% 18% 290
Generation X 12% 15% 35% 37% 309
Baby Boomer 14% 12% 37% 36% 385
Silent 26% 16% 38% 20% 136

Educational distribution among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who have completed…

Generational cohort High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 42% 45% 12% 1% 248
Older Millennial 17% 39% 30% 14% 302
Generation X 13% 29% 32% 26% 325
Baby Boomer 18% 30% 30% 22% 409
Silent 21% 26% 23% 30% 160

Marital status among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who are…

Generational cohort Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 2% 13% 2% < 1% 84% 248
Older Millennial 29% 13% 6% < 1% 52% 302
Generation X 49% 12% 17% 1% 21% 325
Baby Boomer 59% 7% 21% 4% 10% 409
Silent 57% 4% 15% 20% 4% 160

Parent of children under 18 among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who are…

Generational cohort Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 4% 96% 248
Older Millennial 24% 76% 301
Generation X 50% 50% 324
Baby Boomer 12% 88% 409
Silent 2% 98% 160

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who say they…

Generational cohort 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 = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 5% 16% 23% 1% 42% 12% 248
Older Millennial 7% 23% 17% < 1% 39% 13% 302
Generation X 9% 21% 13% < 1% 43% 13% 325
Baby Boomer 8% 22% 14% 2% 41% 13% 409
Silent 12% 10% 14% < 1% 47% 17% 160

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

% of agnostics who say religion is…

Generational cohort Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 3% 16% 36% 45% < 1% 248
Older Millennial 3% 14% 37% 45% < 1% 302
Generation X 3% 14% 28% 55% 1% 325
Baby Boomer 6% 14% 28% 51% 2% 409
Silent 4% 8% 21% 65% 2% 160

Attendance at religious services among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who attend religious services…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 2% 24% 73% 1% 248
Older Millennial 2% 22% 76% < 1% 302
Generation X 1% 16% 83% < 1% 325
Baby Boomer 2% 14% 84% < 1% 409
Silent 1% 8% 90% 1% 160

Frequency of prayer among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who pray…

Generational cohort At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 6% 3% 7% 83% 1% 248
Older Millennial 9% 4% 7% 80% < 1% 302
Generation X 9% 7% 7% 77% < 1% 325
Baby Boomer 11% 6% 5% 78% < 1% 409
Silent 8% 3% 3% 86% < 1% 160

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

% of agnostics who attend prayer group…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 1% 2% 2% 94% < 1% 248
Older Millennial 3% 2% 4% 92% < 1% 302
Generation X 2% 2% 1% 95% 1% 325
Baby Boomer < 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 409
Silent 1% < 1% 1% 98% < 1% 160

Frequency of meditation among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who meditate…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 23% 14% 8% 55% < 1% 248
Older Millennial 20% 15% 7% 58% 1% 302
Generation X 28% 10% 5% 56% 1% 325
Baby Boomer 30% 11% 5% 52% 1% 409
Silent 21% 10% 12% 56% < 1% 160

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

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

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 33% 24% 8% 33% 2% 248
Older Millennial 41% 19% 14% 26% 1% 302
Generation X 37% 18% 15% 28% 1% 325
Baby Boomer 36% 17% 13% 33% 1% 409
Silent 37% 12% 7% 41% 4% 160

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

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

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 58% 19% 11% 10% 2% 248
Older Millennial 56% 21% 13% 11% < 1% 302
Generation X 49% 19% 17% 14% 1% 325
Baby Boomer 58% 16% 14% 11% < 1% 409
Silent 49% 16% 13% 21% < 1% 160

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

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

Generational cohort Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial < 1% 30% 46% 23% 1% 248
Older Millennial 1% 25% 59% 13% 2% 302
Generation X 1% 24% 55% 19% 1% 325
Baby Boomer 2% 21% 56% 19% 2% 409
Silent 1% 19% 53% 24% 3% 160

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

% of agnostics who say…

Generational cohort 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 = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 6% 93% 1% < 1% 248
Older Millennial 13% 86% 1% < 1% 302
Generation X 20% 78% 2% < 1% 325
Baby Boomer 22% 76% 1% 1% 409
Silent 25% 73% 1% 1% 160

Frequency of reading scripture among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who read scripture…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 3% 5% 9% 83% < 1% 248
Older Millennial 5% 6% 7% 82% 1% 302
Generation X 3% 4% 4% 89% 1% 325
Baby Boomer 1% 3% 4% 91% < 1% 409
Silent 4% 1% 4% 91% < 1% 160

Interpreting scripture among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who say the holy scripture is…

Generational cohort 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 = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 1% 2% < 1% 92% 4% 248
Older Millennial 2% 2% < 1% 91% 5% 302
Generation X 1% 3% 1% 90% 6% 325
Baby Boomer < 1% 2% < 1% 92% 6% 409
Silent < 1% < 1% < 1% 94% 6% 160

Belief in Heaven among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who …in heaven

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 21% 65% 15% 248
Older Millennial 16% 71% 13% 302
Generation X 12% 75% 13% 325
Baby Boomer 10% 80% 9% 409
Silent 3% 92% 6% 160

Belief in Hell among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who …in hell

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 15% 73% 13% 248
Older Millennial 11% 80% 9% 302
Generation X 8% 82% 11% 325
Baby Boomer 6% 88% 6% 409
Silent 2% 95% 3% 160

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who identify as…

Generational cohort Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 18% 16% 67% 248
Older Millennial 22% 18% 60% 302
Generation X 21% 12% 67% 325
Baby Boomer 24% 13% 63% 409
Silent 27% 7% 66% 160

Political ideology among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who are…

Generational cohort Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 10% 42% 45% 4% 248
Older Millennial 9% 42% 45% 5% 302
Generation X 11% 37% 51% 1% 325
Baby Boomer 13% 37% 48% 2% 409
Silent 18% 34% 39% 9% 160

Views about size of government among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who would rather have…

Generational cohort Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 54% 38% 2% 6% 248
Older Millennial 48% 44% 4% 4% 302
Generation X 48% 45% 4% 3% 325
Baby Boomer 49% 42% 5% 4% 409
Silent 45% 39% 5% 10% 160

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

% of agnostics who say government aid to the poor…

Generational cohort Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 29% 66% 3% 2% 248
Older Millennial 31% 63% 3% 3% 302
Generation X 27% 67% 4% 2% 325
Baby Boomer 25% 70% 3% 2% 409
Silent 32% 56% 4% 8% 160

Views about abortion among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who say abortion should be…

Generational cohort Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 85% 13% 1% 248
Older Millennial 83% 14% 3% 302
Generation X 88% 9% 3% 325
Baby Boomer 93% 6% 1% 409
Silent 85% 11% 4% 160

Views about homosexuality among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who say homosexuality…

Generational cohort Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 98% 2% < 1% < 1% 248
Older Millennial 94% 3% 2% 1% 302
Generation X 94% 4% 1% 1% 325
Baby Boomer 91% 6% 3% 1% 409
Silent 85% 13% 1% 1% 160

Views about same-sex marriage among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who …same-sex marriage

Generational cohort Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 95% 3% 1% 248
Older Millennial 95% 3% 2% 302
Generation X 89% 6% 5% 325
Baby Boomer 86% 11% 4% 409
Silent 79% 17% 4% 160

Views about environmental regulation among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who say…

Generational cohort 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 = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 18% 79% 1% 2% 248
Older Millennial 23% 73% 3% 1% 302
Generation X 19% 79% 2% 1% 325
Baby Boomer 22% 75% 2% < 1% 409
Silent 22% 74% 1% 3% 160

Views about human evolution among agnostics by generational group

% of agnostics who say humans…

Generational cohort 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 = 248. 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.
Younger Millennial 85% 8% 3% 3% 1% 248
Older Millennial 79% 12% 6% 2% 2% 302
Generation X 85% 6% 5% 3% 1% 325
Baby Boomer 85% 7% 4% 2% 2% 409
Silent 83% 2% 4% 6% 6% 160