DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 688. 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 13% 33% 35% 19% 688
2007 20% 36% 27% 17% 778

Generational cohort among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 688. 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 8% 8% 29% 41% 12% 1% 688
2007 < 1% 15% 26% 38% 16% 5% 778

Gender composition among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 38% 62% 697
2007 36% 64% 792

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 < 1% 99% < 1% 1% < 1% 697
2007 < 1% 97% < 1% 3% < 1% 792

Immigrant status among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 681. 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 5% 2% 94% 681
2007 2% 3% 95% 785

Income distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who have a household income of…

Survey year Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 624. 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 62% 20% 12% 5% 624
2007 57% 23% 14% 6% 674

Educational distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 694. 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 64% 25% 8% 3% 694

Marital status among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 695. 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 29% 5% 21% 12% 32% 695
2007 29% 7% 15% 14% 35% 789

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 695. 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 25% 75% 695
2007 36% 64% 791

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who say they…

Survey year 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 = 697. 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 94% 5% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 697
2007 94% 4% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 792

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 94% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% 697
2007 92% 8% < 1% < 1% < 1% 792

Attendance at religious services among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who attend religious services…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 59% 32% 9% < 1% 697
2007 63% 28% 9% < 1% 792

Frequency of prayer among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 81% 12% 3% 4% < 1% 697
2007 87% 8% 1% 2% 1% 792

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) 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 = 697. 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 51% 16% 9% 23% 1% 697
2007 50% 12% 8% 30% 1% 792

Frequency of meditation among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) 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 = 697. 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 59% 8% 3% 27% 2% 697
2007 59% 5% 2% 32% 1% 792

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

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 = 697. 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 76% 10% 6% 8% 1% 697
2007 69% 11% 7% 11% 2% 792

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

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 = 697. 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 44% 15% 10% 31% 1% 697
2007 34% 14% 10% 36% 5% 792

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Survey year Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 52% 6% 37% 3% 2% 697
2007 44% 4% 47% 3% 2% 792

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who say…

Survey year 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 = 697. 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 28% 70% 1% 1% 697

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who read scripture…

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 = 697. 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 66% 11% 7% 15% 1% 697
2007 68% 12% 4% 15% 1% 792

Belief in Heaven among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 95% 3% 2% 697
2007 97% 1% 3% 792

Belief in Hell among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 84% 10% 6% 697
2007 88% 7% 5% 792

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 9% 7% 84% 697
2007 9% 9% 82% 792

Political ideology among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 40% 30% 25% 5% 697
2007 41% 34% 20% 6% 792

Views about size of government among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 18% 79% 1% 2% 697
2007 15% 77% 3% 4% 792

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who say government aid to the poor…

Survey year Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 24% 72% 2% 2% 697

Views about abortion among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 49% 46% 5% 697
2007 45% 47% 8% 792

Views about homosexuality among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 52% 41% 5% 3% 697
2007 36% 49% 5% 9% 792

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 697. 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 34% 57% 9% 697

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who say…

Survey year 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 = 697. 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 37% 57% 2% 4% 697
2007 41% 50% 3% 6% 792

Views about human evolution among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.)

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who are baptist Family (Historically Black Protestant Trad.) who say humans…

Survey year 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 = 697. 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 14% 28% 2% 50% 5% 697