Attendance at religious services among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition 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 = 874. 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 26% 51% 23% 1% 874
2007 34% 45% 20% < 1% 1,186

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 286. 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% 18% 30% 44% 286
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 18% 33% 30% 18% 408
Seldom/never 7% 40% 27% 25% 154

Generational cohort among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 286. 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 7% 3% 17% 37% 32% 4% 286
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 13% 8% 30% 35% 12% 2% 408
Seldom/never 4% 10% 34% 36% 15% 2% 154

Gender composition among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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 42% 58% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 48% 52% 420
Seldom/never 50% 50% 157

Racial and ethnic composition among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 286. 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 92% 2% 3% 1% 2% 286
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 94% 1% 1% 1% 3% 413
Seldom/never 98% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 157

Immigrant status among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 290. 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 1% 12% 87% 290
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 4% 7% 89% 414
Seldom/never 2% 7% 91% 157

Income distribution among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who have a household income of…

Attendance at religious services Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 237. 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% 23% 42% 21% 237
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 22% 18% 29% 31% 375
Seldom/never 34% 25% 25% 16% 136

Educational distribution among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 291. 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 33% 29% 20% 18% 291
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 32% 33% 23% 12% 416
Seldom/never 52% 26% 11% 10% 156

Marital status among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 291. 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% 2% 6% 14% 10% 291
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 59% 5% 11% 6% 19% 418
Seldom/never 49% 9% 16% 7% 19% 157

Parent of children under 18 among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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% 81% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 30% 70% 419
Seldom/never 26% 74% 157

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who say they…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 292. 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 81% 17% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 58% 36% 3% 1% 1% 2% 420
Seldom/never 54% 32% 6% 1% 5% 2% 157

Importance of religion in one's life among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who say religion is…

Attendance at religious services Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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% 13% < 1% < 1% < 1% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 53% 11% < 1% 1% 420
Seldom/never 25% 42% 26% 6% 1% 157

Frequency of prayer among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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% 23% 3% 3% 2% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 44% 32% 8% 15% 1% 420
Seldom/never 32% 27% 11% 30% < 1% 157

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who attend prayer group…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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 39% 17% 16% 27% 1% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 2% 6% 11% 80% < 1% 420
Seldom/never 3% 1% < 1% 96% < 1% 157

Frequency of meditation among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who meditate…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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% 14% 5% 30% 3% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 22% 8% 6% 63% 1% 420
Seldom/never 26% 5% 1% 68% < 1% 157

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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% 17% 4% 7% 1% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 45% 23% 15% 15% 1% 420
Seldom/never 45% 13% 16% 26% 1% 157

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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 49% 17% 9% 22% 2% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 35% 21% 15% 27% 1% 420
Seldom/never 39% 13% 11% 36% < 1% 157

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

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

Attendance at religious services Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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% 5% 41% 3% 4% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 24% 10% 55% 8% 2% 420
Seldom/never 9% 6% 77% 6% 2% 157

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who say…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 292. 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 33% 65% 1% 1% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 67% 1% 1% 420
Seldom/never 16% 83% < 1% < 1% 157

Frequency of reading scripture among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who read scripture…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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 49% 17% 11% 22% 1% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 11% 13% 21% 54% 1% 420
Seldom/never 5% 7% 9% 79% < 1% 157

Interpreting scripture among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who say the holy scripture is…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 292. 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 26% 47% 2% 18% 7% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 13% 38% 1% 35% 12% 420
Seldom/never 16% 33% 2% 42% 7% 157

Belief in Heaven among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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 86% 6% 8% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 82% 10% 9% 420
Seldom/never 75% 15% 11% 157

Belief in Hell among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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 59% 28% 13% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 57% 32% 11% 420
Seldom/never 57% 32% 11% 157

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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 42% 15% 43% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 45% 12% 44% 420
Seldom/never 44% 18% 38% 157

Political ideology among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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 35% 40% 22% 3% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 34% 42% 21% 4% 420
Seldom/never 36% 34% 25% 5% 157

Views about size of government among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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 62% 29% 4% 5% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 69% 26% 4% 2% 420
Seldom/never 54% 35% 6% 4% 157

Views about government aid to the poor among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who say government aid to the poor…

Attendance at religious services Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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 41% 48% 7% 3% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 52% 44% 4% 1% 420
Seldom/never 47% 46% 5% 3% 157

Views about abortion among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who say abortion should be…

Attendance at religious services Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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% 3% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 66% 32% 2% 420
Seldom/never 68% 28% 5% 157

Views about homosexuality among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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% 30% 4% 2% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 77% 18% 3% 2% 420
Seldom/never 67% 23% 7% 3% 157

Views about same-sex marriage among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who …same-sex marriage

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 292. 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% 40% 7% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 68% 25% 7% 420
Seldom/never 64% 26% 10% 157

Views about environmental regulation among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who say…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 292. 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 28% 65% 5% 2% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 40% 58% < 1% 2% 420
Seldom/never 37% 59% < 1% 4% 157

Views about human evolution among lutherans in the Mainline Tradition by religious attendance

% of lutherans in the Mainline Tradition who say humans…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 292. 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 15% 42% 3% 35% 6% 292
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 35% 4% 25% 4% 420
Seldom/never 39% 32% 2% 21% 5% 157