DemographicInformation

Age distribution among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who are ages…

Generational cohort 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 100% < 1% < 1% < 1% 732
Older Millennial 60% 40% < 1% < 1% 898
Generation X < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 1,176
Baby Boomer < 1% < 1% 87% 13% 1,595
Silent < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% 471

Gender composition among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Generational cohort Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 52% 48% 732
Older Millennial 55% 45% 898
Generation X 54% 46% 1,176
Baby Boomer 54% 46% 1,595
Silent 52% 48% 471

Racial and ethnic composition among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who identify as…

Generational cohort White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 726. 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.
Younger Millennial 51% 14% 7% 21% 7% 726
Older Millennial 57% 15% 6% 18% 4% 885
Generation X 64% 11% 4% 16% 4% 1,155
Baby Boomer 76% 9% 4% 7% 4% 1,555
Silent 82% 6% 1% 8% 3% 463

Immigrant status among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Generational cohort Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 720. 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.
Younger Millennial 10% 22% 68% 720
Older Millennial 17% 10% 73% 877
Generation X 19% 7% 74% 1,150
Baby Boomer 11% 8% 82% 1,580
Silent 10% 13% 77% 460

Income distribution among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who have a household income of…

Generational cohort Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 608. 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.
Younger Millennial 44% 21% 22% 13% 608
Older Millennial 45% 23% 23% 9% 837
Generation X 32% 21% 27% 20% 1,088
Baby Boomer 33% 21% 24% 23% 1,437
Silent 43% 22% 20% 14% 390

Educational distribution among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who have completed…

Generational cohort High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 731. 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.
Younger Millennial 54% 39% 7% 1% 731
Older Millennial 39% 34% 19% 7% 898
Generation X 42% 29% 17% 11% 1,173
Baby Boomer 44% 29% 15% 12% 1,587
Silent 52% 18% 16% 15% 469

Marital status among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Generational cohort Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 731. 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.
Younger Millennial 6% 11% 1% < 1% 82% 731
Older Millennial 30% 18% 7% 1% 45% 896
Generation X 50% 12% 16% 1% 22% 1,175
Baby Boomer 55% 8% 20% 6% 12% 1,587
Silent 51% 4% 16% 24% 6% 469

Parent of children under 18 among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Generational cohort Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 730. 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.
Younger Millennial 14% 86% 730
Older Millennial 43% 57% 896
Generation X 47% 53% 1,171
Baby Boomer 11% 89% 1,593
Silent 2% 98% 468

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who say they…

Generational cohort 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 = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 28% 24% 15% < 1% 28% 4% 732
Older Millennial 35% 26% 13% 1% 20% 5% 898
Generation X 39% 29% 10% 1% 16% 5% 1,176
Baby Boomer 41% 26% 10% 1% 16% 5% 1,595
Silent 33% 22% 12% 3% 25% 5% 471

Importance of religion in one's life among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who say religion is…

Generational cohort Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 11% 27% 33% 29% < 1% 732
Older Millennial 16% 29% 28% 26% 1% 898
Generation X 19% 27% 27% 26% 1% 1,176
Baby Boomer 20% 26% 23% 29% 2% 1,595
Silent 20% 21% 20% 36% 3% 471

Attendance at religious services among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who attend religious services…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 6% 34% 60% < 1% 732
Older Millennial 5% 30% 65% < 1% 898
Generation X 5% 27% 68% < 1% 1,176
Baby Boomer 6% 24% 70% < 1% 1,595
Silent 4% 18% 76% 2% 471

Frequency of prayer among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who pray…

Generational cohort At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 18% 14% 9% 58% < 1% 732
Older Millennial 23% 14% 9% 53% 1% 898
Generation X 29% 16% 8% 47% 1% 1,176
Baby Boomer 30% 14% 7% 48% 1% 1,595
Silent 29% 9% 5% 54% 2% 471

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who attend prayer group…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 6% 4% 7% 83% < 1% 732
Older Millennial 6% 6% 4% 85% < 1% 898
Generation X 7% 5% 5% 84% < 1% 1,176
Baby Boomer 6% 3% 3% 88% < 1% 1,595
Silent 7% 1% 3% 88% 1% 471

Frequency of meditation among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who meditate…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 20% 10% 4% 64% 1% 732
Older Millennial 24% 12% 3% 59% 1% 898
Generation X 30% 10% 5% 54% 1% 1,176
Baby Boomer 32% 7% 4% 55% 1% 1,595
Silent 33% 6% 5% 53% 3% 471

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 37% 24% 10% 28% 1% 732
Older Millennial 43% 15% 10% 30% 2% 898
Generation X 43% 13% 13% 29% 2% 1,176
Baby Boomer 45% 12% 11% 30% 2% 1,595
Silent 38% 11% 9% 38% 4% 471

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 50% 17% 10% 23% < 1% 732
Older Millennial 42% 17% 13% 26% 1% 898
Generation X 39% 16% 13% 32% < 1% 1,176
Baby Boomer 46% 13% 11% 28% 2% 1,595
Silent 36% 11% 11% 39% 3% 471

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Generational cohort Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 7% 19% 57% 16% 2% 732
Older Millennial 11% 15% 58% 13% 2% 898
Generation X 9% 13% 63% 13% 2% 1,176
Baby Boomer 11% 14% 61% 11% 3% 1,595
Silent 10% 12% 59% 15% 3% 471

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who say…

Generational cohort 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 = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 16% 82% 1% 1% 732
Older Millennial 22% 76% 1% 1% 898
Generation X 25% 73% 1% 1% 1,176
Baby Boomer 25% 72% 2% 2% 1,595
Silent 22% 73% 2% 3% 471

Frequency of reading scripture among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who read scripture…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 8% 9% 5% 78% < 1% 732
Older Millennial 12% 6% 6% 75% 1% 898
Generation X 14% 8% 6% 73% < 1% 1,176
Baby Boomer 13% 5% 6% 76% < 1% 1,595
Silent 10% 4% 7% 78% 1% 471

Interpreting scripture among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who say the holy scripture is…

Generational cohort 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 = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 10% 17% 1% 67% 6% 732
Older Millennial 14% 14% 1% 64% 8% 898
Generation X 16% 15% 1% 59% 9% 1,176
Baby Boomer 13% 15% 1% 60% 9% 1,595
Silent 14% 12% 1% 64% 9% 471

Belief in Heaven among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who …in heaven

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 51% 41% 8% 732
Older Millennial 50% 41% 9% 898
Generation X 52% 38% 10% 1,176
Baby Boomer 48% 40% 11% 1,595
Silent 35% 50% 15% 471

Belief in Hell among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who …in hell

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 40% 53% 7% 732
Older Millennial 40% 52% 9% 898
Generation X 37% 53% 10% 1,176
Baby Boomer 32% 57% 11% 1,595
Silent 20% 70% 10% 471

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who identify as…

Generational cohort Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 24% 25% 51% 732
Older Millennial 24% 30% 47% 898
Generation X 26% 27% 47% 1,176
Baby Boomer 27% 22% 52% 1,595
Silent 29% 16% 55% 471

Political ideology among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Generational cohort Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 21% 35% 34% 9% 732
Older Millennial 17% 35% 35% 12% 898
Generation X 21% 39% 31% 9% 1,176
Baby Boomer 24% 34% 34% 8% 1,595
Silent 25% 32% 34% 8% 471

Views about size of government among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who would rather have…

Generational cohort Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 42% 55% 2% 2% 732
Older Millennial 43% 50% 3% 5% 898
Generation X 48% 44% 3% 4% 1,176
Baby Boomer 52% 40% 4% 4% 1,595
Silent 53% 35% 4% 7% 471

Views about government aid to the poor among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who say government aid to the poor…

Generational cohort Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 41% 53% 4% 2% 732
Older Millennial 40% 55% 3% 2% 898
Generation X 43% 51% 5% 2% 1,176
Baby Boomer 38% 56% 4% 2% 1,595
Silent 41% 53% 3% 3% 471

Views about abortion among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who say abortion should be…

Generational cohort Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 61% 35% 3% 732
Older Millennial 64% 32% 5% 898
Generation X 67% 27% 5% 1,176
Baby Boomer 73% 22% 5% 1,595
Silent 67% 27% 6% 471

Views about homosexuality among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who say homosexuality…

Generational cohort Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 89% 8% 2% 1% 732
Older Millennial 82% 13% 3% 2% 898
Generation X 75% 18% 4% 4% 1,176
Baby Boomer 72% 19% 3% 5% 1,595
Silent 65% 25% 6% 4% 471

Views about same-sex marriage among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who …same-sex marriage

Generational cohort Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 82% 14% 4% 732
Older Millennial 78% 16% 6% 898
Generation X 69% 23% 8% 1,176
Baby Boomer 66% 26% 8% 1,595
Silent 56% 32% 12% 471

Views about environmental regulation among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who say…

Generational cohort 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 = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 30% 64% 2% 3% 732
Older Millennial 26% 68% 3% 3% 898
Generation X 32% 64% 2% 2% 1,176
Baby Boomer 33% 62% 2% 3% 1,595
Silent 36% 54% 4% 6% 471

Views about human evolution among nothing in particulars by generational group

% of nothing in particulars who say humans…

Generational cohort 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 = 732. 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.
Younger Millennial 62% 15% 3% 17% 2% 732
Older Millennial 54% 21% 4% 18% 3% 898
Generation X 49% 19% 6% 23% 3% 1,176
Baby Boomer 50% 19% 6% 21% 5% 1,595
Silent 49% 17% 7% 21% 6% 471