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

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

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 43% 12% 10% 35% 1% 3,142
2007 40% 11% 8% 40% < 1% 4,008

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are ages…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. 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 13% 28% 33% 26% 1,413
Once or twice a month 22% 34% 28% 15% 358
Several times a year 17% 34% 30% 20% 265
Seldom/never 15% 30% 32% 24% 1,023

Generational cohort among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,413. 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 8% 8% 24% 40% 18% 1% 1,413
Once or twice a month 15% 14% 27% 34% 9% < 1% 358
Several times a year 11% 10% 30% 36% 12% 1% 265
Seldom/never 8% 11% 25% 37% 17% 1% 1,023

Gender composition among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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 45% 55% 1,452
Once or twice a month 50% 50% 364
Several times a year 51% 49% 270
Seldom/never 51% 49% 1,032

Racial and ethnic composition among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,434. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 85% 4% 1% 5% 5% 1,434
Once or twice a month 80% 6% 2% 7% 5% 360
Several times a year 86% 3% < 1% 5% 6% 267
Seldom/never 86% 3% 1% 4% 6% 1,023

Immigrant status among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,441. 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% 1,441
Once or twice a month 6% 3% 91% 358
Several times a year 3% 4% 93% 264
Seldom/never 2% 4% 94% 1,021

Income distribution among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,246. 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.
At least once a week 32% 21% 32% 15% 1,246
Once or twice a month 35% 19% 30% 16% 322
Several times a year 30% 24% 30% 16% 240
Seldom/never 39% 24% 25% 12% 921

Educational distribution among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who have completed…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,441. 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 43% 35% 16% 7% 1,441
Once or twice a month 46% 33% 16% 4% 362
Several times a year 48% 37% 9% 5% 269
Seldom/never 55% 33% 8% 4% 1,029

Marital status among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,448. 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% 3% 11% 9% 10% 1,448
Once or twice a month 56% 5% 14% 5% 19% 363
Several times a year 52% 4% 13% 11% 19% 270
Seldom/never 49% 7% 18% 11% 15% 1,028

Parent of children under 18 among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,447. 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% 73% 1,447
Once or twice a month 32% 68% 362
Several times a year 27% 73% 269
Seldom/never 28% 72% 1,031

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say they…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups 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 = 1,452. 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 96% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,452
Once or twice a month 94% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 364
Several times a year 91% 8% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 270
Seldom/never 77% 18% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1,032

Importance of religion in one's life among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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 96% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,452
Once or twice a month 81% 18% < 1% 1% < 1% 364
Several times a year 77% 20% 1% 1% 2% 270
Seldom/never 58% 36% 4% 1% 1% 1,032

Attendance at religious services among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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% 3% < 1% 1,452
Once or twice a month 52% 44% 4% 1% 364
Several times a year 39% 53% 7% 1% 270
Seldom/never 16% 51% 33% 1% 1,032

Frequency of prayer among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who pray…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 94% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,452
Once or twice a month 81% 15% 2% 1% 1% 364
Several times a year 74% 15% 5% 4% 2% 270
Seldom/never 60% 22% 6% 11% 1% 1,032

Frequency of meditation among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who meditate…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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 61% 4% 1% 32% 2% 1,452
Once or twice a month 39% 10% 3% 46% 2% 364
Several times a year 39% 9% 5% 45% 3% 270
Seldom/never 29% 7% 3% 60% 2% 1,032

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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 90% 5% 2% 1% 1% 1,452
Once or twice a month 75% 14% 7% 4% 1% 364
Several times a year 72% 13% 6% 7% 1% 270
Seldom/never 55% 17% 11% 15% 1% 1,032

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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% 15% 9% 20% 2% 1,452
Once or twice a month 35% 26% 14% 24% 1% 364
Several times a year 35% 16% 13% 33% 2% 270
Seldom/never 36% 14% 14% 34% 1% 1,032

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 76% 3% 18% 2% 2% 1,452
Once or twice a month 57% 4% 34% 2% 4% 364
Several times a year 51% 4% 40% 2% 2% 270
Seldom/never 36% 7% 52% 4% 2% 1,032

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups 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 = 1,452. 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 61% 36% 2% 1% 1,452
Once or twice a month 49% 49% 1% 2% 364
Several times a year 45% 55% 1% < 1% 270
Seldom/never 36% 61% 1% 1% 1,032

Frequency of reading scripture among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who read scripture…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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% 5% 1% 3% 1% 1,452
Once or twice a month 66% 21% 7% 6% < 1% 364
Several times a year 51% 20% 19% 9% 1% 270
Seldom/never 27% 15% 11% 46% < 1% 1,032

Interpreting scripture among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups 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 = 1,452. 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 72% 18% 4% 2% 3% 1,452
Once or twice a month 61% 28% 3% 5% 3% 364
Several times a year 54% 29% 4% 7% 6% 270
Seldom/never 40% 34% 3% 18% 6% 1,032

Belief in Heaven among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who …in heaven

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 85% 5% 9% 1,452
Once or twice a month 93% 3% 3% 364
Several times a year 89% 4% 7% 270
Seldom/never 90% 6% 4% 1,032

Belief in Hell among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who …in hell

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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% 5% 6% 1,452
Once or twice a month 88% 7% 5% 364
Several times a year 86% 9% 5% 270
Seldom/never 81% 13% 6% 1,032

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who identify as…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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 68% 12% 20% 1,452
Once or twice a month 64% 11% 25% 364
Several times a year 60% 16% 25% 270
Seldom/never 51% 15% 34% 1,032

Political ideology among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 70% 19% 7% 4% 1,452
Once or twice a month 60% 30% 6% 4% 364
Several times a year 62% 24% 8% 6% 270
Seldom/never 46% 31% 16% 6% 1,032

Views about size of government among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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 73% 23% 2% 3% 1,452
Once or twice a month 72% 26% 1% 1% 364
Several times a year 66% 29% 1% 3% 270
Seldom/never 57% 35% 3% 5% 1,032

Views about government aid to the poor among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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% 31% 4% 2% 1,452
Once or twice a month 61% 34% 3% 1% 364
Several times a year 59% 35% 3% 2% 270
Seldom/never 54% 40% 3% 2% 1,032

Views about abortion among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 19% 78% 3% 1,452
Once or twice a month 30% 68% 2% 364
Several times a year 35% 60% 5% 270
Seldom/never 47% 48% 5% 1,032

Views about homosexuality among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say homosexuality…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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% 4% 3% 1,452
Once or twice a month 38% 57% 3% 2% 364
Several times a year 33% 56% 5% 6% 270
Seldom/never 49% 42% 5% 4% 1,032

Views about same-sex marriage among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

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

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,452. 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 14% 81% 5% 1,452
Once or twice a month 29% 65% 6% 364
Several times a year 27% 65% 8% 270
Seldom/never 38% 52% 9% 1,032

Views about environmental regulation among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups 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 = 1,452. 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% 39% 3% 3% 1,452
Once or twice a month 54% 43% 2% 2% 364
Several times a year 53% 45% 1% 1% 270
Seldom/never 47% 47% 3% 3% 1,032

Views about human evolution among baptists in the Evangelical Tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of baptists in the Evangelical Tradition who say humans…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups 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 = 1,452. 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 5% 17% 2% 71% 5% 1,452
Once or twice a month 9% 27% 2% 57% 4% 364
Several times a year 13% 26% 1% 56% 5% 270
Seldom/never 20% 33% 3% 40% 4% 1,032