Frequency of meditation among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who meditate…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,604. 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% 7% 4% 35% 2% 1,604
2007 52% 6% 2% 37% 2% 1,177

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who are ages…

Frequency of meditation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 829. 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% 36% 32% 13% 829
Once or twice a month 33% 44% 21% 3% 111
Seldom/never 22% 46% 24% 7% 548

Generational cohort among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 829. 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 11% 14% 30% 35% 9% < 1% 829
Once or twice a month 18% 30% 28% 22% 2% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 12% 21% 35% 27% 4% < 1% 548

Gender composition among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 59% 849
Once or twice a month 51% 49% 111
Seldom/never 46% 54% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who identify as…

Frequency of meditation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 836. 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% 10% 3% 12% 6% 836
Once or twice a month 69% 9% 4% 10% 8% 110
Seldom/never 76% 8% 1% 10% 5% 551

Immigrant status among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 839. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 6% 10% 84% 839
Once or twice a month 5% 8% 87% 110
Seldom/never 6% 8% 86% 550

Income distribution among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 753. 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% 22% 31% 18% 753
Once or twice a month 24% 26% 28% 21% 105
Seldom/never 22% 21% 36% 20% 497

Educational distribution among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who have completed…

Frequency of meditation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 847. 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 30% 41% 19% 10% 847
Once or twice a month 26% 43% 18% 13% 110
Seldom/never 33% 38% 20% 10% 554

Marital status among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 847. 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% 4% 15% 5% 20% 847
Once or twice a month 47% 7% 9% 3% 34% 111
Seldom/never 57% 4% 14% 3% 22% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 843. 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% 65% 843
Once or twice a month 33% 67% 111
Seldom/never 43% 57% 551

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who say they…

Frequency of meditation Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 5% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 849
Once or twice a month 88% 12% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 90% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who say religion is…

Frequency of meditation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 9% 1% 2% 1% 849
Once or twice a month 74% 21% 2% 1% 1% 111
Seldom/never 77% 19% 2% 1% < 1% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who attend religious services…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 22% 7% < 1% 849
Once or twice a month 57% 31% 12% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 58% 32% 10% < 1% 555

Frequency of prayer among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who pray…

Frequency of meditation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% 849
Once or twice a month 74% 16% 6% 4% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 73% 18% 3% 5% 1% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who attend prayer group…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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 57% 13% 8% 21% 1% 849
Once or twice a month 33% 11% 16% 40% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 34% 19% 10% 36% 1% 555

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

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

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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 88% 8% 2% 2% < 1% 849
Once or twice a month 59% 30% 8% 2% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 70% 12% 9% 8% 1% 555

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

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

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 14% 7% 13% 1% 849
Once or twice a month 42% 22% 19% 15% 1% 111
Seldom/never 37% 18% 13% 30% 1% 555

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

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

Frequency of meditation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 4% 19% 1% 3% 849
Once or twice a month 60% 13% 24% < 1% 3% 111
Seldom/never 61% 6% 30% 2% 1% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who say…

Frequency of meditation There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 35% 1% 1% 849
Once or twice a month 42% 57% < 1% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 53% 46% 1% < 1% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who read scripture…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 82% 8% 3% 6% < 1% 849
Once or twice a month 57% 20% 11% 12% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 58% 14% 7% 20% < 1% 555

Interpreting scripture among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 56% 30% 6% 5% 3% 849
Once or twice a month 40% 45% 3% 7% 5% 111
Seldom/never 45% 39% 5% 6% 4% 555

Belief in Heaven among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who …in heaven

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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 84% 7% 9% 849
Once or twice a month 82% 11% 7% 111
Seldom/never 88% 6% 6% 555

Belief in Hell among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who …in hell

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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 80% 10% 10% 849
Once or twice a month 80% 13% 7% 111
Seldom/never 82% 11% 7% 555

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who identify as…

Frequency of meditation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 849. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 60% 17% 23% 849
Once or twice a month 58% 17% 24% 111
Seldom/never 62% 14% 24% 555

Political ideology among nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Frequency of meditation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 26% 10% 5% 849
Once or twice a month 45% 37% 15% 2% 111
Seldom/never 53% 32% 11% 4% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who would rather have…

Frequency of meditation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 4% 3% 849
Once or twice a month 63% 27% 8% 2% 111
Seldom/never 71% 23% 2% 3% 555

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

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

Frequency of meditation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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 57% 37% 5% 1% 849
Once or twice a month 60% 38% 1% 1% 111
Seldom/never 62% 32% 4% 2% 555

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

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

Frequency of meditation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 70% 4% 849
Once or twice a month 33% 60% 7% 111
Seldom/never 31% 67% 2% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who say homosexuality…

Frequency of meditation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 57% 6% 5% 849
Once or twice a month 46% 45% 7% 2% 111
Seldom/never 44% 50% 3% 3% 555

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

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

Frequency of meditation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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 25% 66% 8% 849
Once or twice a month 35% 60% 5% 111
Seldom/never 35% 58% 7% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who say…

Frequency of meditation Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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 46% 46% 3% 4% 849
Once or twice a month 42% 57% < 1% < 1% 111
Seldom/never 44% 50% 4% 2% 555

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

% of nondenominational Protestants in the Evangelical Tradition who say humans…

Frequency of meditation Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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% 21% 2% 67% 5% 849
Once or twice a month 17% 24% 2% 55% 3% 111
Seldom/never 7% 31% 2% 57% 3% 555