Frequency of meditation among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who meditate…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,142. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 45% 6% 2% 45% 2% 3,142
2007 43% 6% 3% 45% 3% 4,008

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are ages…

Frequency of meditation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,506. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 9% 25% 34% 33% 1,506
Once or twice a month 14% 29% 35% 22% 174
Seldom/never 22% 36% 29% 13% 1,262

Generational cohort among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,506. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 6% 6% 21% 42% 23% 2% 1,506
Once or twice a month 11% 9% 23% 39% 18% < 1% 174
Seldom/never 13% 14% 31% 33% 8% < 1% 1,262

Gender composition among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 47% 53% 1,536
Once or twice a month 41% 59% 178
Seldom/never 49% 51% 1,283

Racial and ethnic composition among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who identify as…

Frequency of meditation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,513. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 82% 5% 1% 6% 6% 1,513
Once or twice a month 75% 9% 2% 6% 8% 178
Seldom/never 88% 2% 1% 4% 5% 1,273

Immigrant status among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,521. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 4% 3% 93% 1,521
Once or twice a month 7% 3% 89% 176
Seldom/never 2% 4% 94% 1,267

Income distribution among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who have a household income of…

Frequency of meditation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,330. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 38% 22% 28% 13% 1,330
Once or twice a month 40% 16% 31% 13% 159
Seldom/never 31% 24% 29% 16% 1,139

Educational distribution among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who have completed…

Frequency of meditation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,528. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 48% 33% 13% 6% 1,528
Once or twice a month 48% 31% 14% 7% 178
Seldom/never 48% 35% 12% 4% 1,274

Marital status among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,531. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 60% 3% 14% 13% 10% 1,531
Once or twice a month 50% 9% 19% 9% 13% 177
Seldom/never 56% 5% 14% 6% 19% 1,280

Parent of children under 18 among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,532. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 22% 78% 1,532
Once or twice a month 24% 76% 178
Seldom/never 34% 66% 1,277

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say they…

Frequency of meditation Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 93% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 1,536
Once or twice a month 89% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 84% 12% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 1,283

Importance of religion in one's life among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say religion is…

Frequency of meditation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 89% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 1,536
Once or twice a month 71% 26% 2% 1% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 71% 26% 3% 1% < 1% 1,283

Attendance at religious services among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who attend religious services…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 65% 24% 10% 1% 1,536
Once or twice a month 46% 41% 13% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 44% 37% 19% < 1% 1,283

Frequency of prayer among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who pray…

Frequency of meditation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 89% 8% 1% 1% 1% 1,536
Once or twice a month 63% 25% 4% 6% 1% 178
Seldom/never 70% 17% 4% 8% 1% 1,283

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who attend prayer group…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 58% 11% 8% 22% 1% 1,536
Once or twice a month 27% 20% 14% 38% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 31% 13% 10% 47% < 1% 1,283

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 87% 7% 3% 2% 1% 1,536
Once or twice a month 62% 23% 11% 4% 1% 178
Seldom/never 64% 14% 8% 12% 1% 1,283

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 55% 14% 9% 20% 3% 1,536
Once or twice a month 37% 25% 16% 21% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 33% 18% 13% 35% 1% 1,283

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of meditation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 67% 5% 24% 2% 2% 1,536
Once or twice a month 52% 6% 40% 2% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 49% 4% 42% 3% 2% 1,283

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say…

Frequency of meditation There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 53% 44% 2% 1% 1,536
Once or twice a month 44% 55% < 1% 1% 178
Seldom/never 46% 52% 1% 1% 1,283

Frequency of reading scripture among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who read scripture…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 78% 8% 4% 9% 1% 1,536
Once or twice a month 49% 29% 6% 16% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 46% 13% 9% 30% 1% 1,283

Interpreting scripture among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of meditation Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 65% 20% 4% 6% 5% 1,536
Once or twice a month 47% 35% 4% 9% 4% 178
Seldom/never 52% 31% 3% 10% 4% 1,283

Belief in Heaven among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who …in heaven

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 87% 5% 7% 1,536
Once or twice a month 93% 4% 4% 178
Seldom/never 89% 5% 6% 1,283

Belief in Hell among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who …in hell

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 87% 7% 7% 1,536
Once or twice a month 84% 11% 5% 178
Seldom/never 86% 10% 5% 1,283

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who identify as…

Frequency of meditation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 63% 13% 25% 1,536
Once or twice a month 52% 14% 34% 178
Seldom/never 60% 14% 26% 1,283

Political ideology among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 64% 23% 8% 4% 1,536
Once or twice a month 59% 29% 8% 4% 178
Seldom/never 56% 27% 13% 5% 1,283

Views about size of government among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who would rather have…

Frequency of meditation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 67% 26% 3% 4% 1,536
Once or twice a month 59% 35% 3% 3% 178
Seldom/never 66% 29% 2% 3% 1,283

Views about government aid to the poor among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of meditation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 56% 37% 4% 2% 1,536
Once or twice a month 57% 35% 4% 4% 178
Seldom/never 62% 34% 3% 2% 1,283

Views about abortion among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say abortion should be…

Frequency of meditation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 29% 67% 4% 1,536
Once or twice a month 49% 49% 2% 178
Seldom/never 33% 64% 4% 1,283

Views about homosexuality among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say homosexuality…

Frequency of meditation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 27% 65% 6% 3% 1,536
Once or twice a month 45% 41% 9% 5% 178
Seldom/never 39% 55% 3% 3% 1,283

Views about same-sex marriage among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of meditation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 20% 73% 7% 1,536
Once or twice a month 36% 54% 10% 178
Seldom/never 31% 63% 6% 1,283

Views about environmental regulation among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say…

Frequency of meditation Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 51% 43% 3% 4% 1,536
Once or twice a month 50% 46% 4% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 53% 43% 2% 2% 1,283

Views about human evolution among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say humans…

Frequency of meditation Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,536. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 9% 22% 2% 61% 6% 1,536
Once or twice a month 19% 27% 4% 47% 2% 178
Seldom/never 14% 27% 2% 54% 4% 1,283