Political ideology among nothing in particulars

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,984. 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 22% 36% 33% 9% 4,984
2007 21% 40% 30% 9% 3,707

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who are ages…

Political ideology 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 999. 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.
Conservative 30% 36% 23% 11% 999
Moderate 32% 40% 20% 8% 1,782
Liberal 34% 35% 22% 9% 1,722
Don't know 36% 39% 17% 8% 400

Generational cohort among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Political ideology Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 999. 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.
Conservative 20% 17% 29% 27% 6% 1% 999
Moderate 19% 20% 32% 23% 5% < 1% 1,782
Liberal 20% 22% 27% 25% 5% < 1% 1,722
Don't know 20% 27% 28% 20% 5% < 1% 400

Gender composition among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Political ideology Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 60% 40% 1,022
Moderate 56% 44% 1,813
Liberal 47% 53% 1,738
Don't know 52% 48% 411

Racial and ethnic composition among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who identify as…

Political ideology White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 996. 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.
Conservative 64% 13% 3% 16% 4% 996
Moderate 66% 12% 5% 13% 4% 1,781
Liberal 62% 11% 5% 17% 6% 1,718
Don't know 61% 13% 6% 13% 6% 393

Immigrant status among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Political ideology Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,002. 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.
Conservative 13% 11% 76% 1,002
Moderate 12% 10% 78% 1,791
Liberal 16% 14% 70% 1,703
Don't know 14% 8% 78% 387

Income distribution among nothing in particulars by political ideology

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

Political ideology Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 897. 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.
Conservative 41% 19% 24% 15% 897
Moderate 34% 22% 27% 17% 1,624
Liberal 34% 23% 24% 19% 1,593
Don't know 59% 17% 15% 10% 301

Educational distribution among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who have completed…

Political ideology High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,021. 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.
Conservative 57% 28% 11% 4% 1,021
Moderate 41% 34% 16% 10% 1,809
Liberal 36% 33% 18% 13% 1,732
Don't know 62% 28% 7% 3% 400

Marital status among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Political ideology Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,011. 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.
Conservative 44% 11% 12% 3% 30% 1,011
Moderate 41% 11% 10% 4% 34% 1,809
Liberal 36% 12% 13% 3% 36% 1,734
Don't know 26% 9% 15% 4% 46% 406

Parent of children under 18 among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Political ideology Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,020. 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.
Conservative 31% 69% 1,020
Moderate 29% 71% 1,803
Liberal 25% 75% 1,734
Don't know 29% 71% 408

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who say they…

Political ideology Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 47% 25% 10% 1% 14% 4% 1,022
Moderate 33% 29% 13% 1% 19% 5% 1,813
Liberal 32% 26% 13% 1% 25% 4% 1,738
Don't know 43% 20% 9% 2% 19% 6% 411

Importance of religion in one's life among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who say religion is…

Political ideology Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 26% 28% 24% 20% 2% 1,022
Moderate 14% 30% 29% 26% 1% 1,813
Liberal 14% 22% 28% 34% 1% 1,738
Don't know 21% 25% 22% 30% 2% 411

Attendance at religious services among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who attend religious services…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 8% 32% 60% < 1% 1,022
Moderate 5% 30% 64% < 1% 1,813
Liberal 4% 24% 72% < 1% 1,738
Don't know 7% 21% 70% 1% 411

Frequency of prayer among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who pray…

Political ideology At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 33% 15% 8% 44% < 1% 1,022
Moderate 23% 16% 9% 52% 1% 1,813
Liberal 24% 13% 8% 55% 1% 1,738
Don't know 30% 13% 6% 49% 2% 411

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

% of nothing in particulars who attend prayer group…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 9% 5% 6% 79% < 1% 1,022
Moderate 5% 3% 5% 87% < 1% 1,813
Liberal 5% 4% 3% 87% < 1% 1,738
Don't know 8% 4% 4% 82% 1% 411

Frequency of meditation among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who meditate…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 28% 8% 3% 60% 1% 1,022
Moderate 25% 10% 5% 59% 1% 1,813
Liberal 31% 11% 5% 52% 1% 1,738
Don't know 26% 6% 2% 63% 3% 411

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among nothing in particulars by political ideology

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

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 40% 15% 11% 33% 2% 1,022
Moderate 40% 17% 12% 30% 1% 1,813
Liberal 47% 16% 11% 26% 2% 1,738
Don't know 38% 11% 8% 36% 7% 411

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among nothing in particulars by political ideology

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

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 42% 13% 11% 32% 1% 1,022
Moderate 41% 17% 13% 28% < 1% 1,813
Liberal 47% 16% 12% 24% 1% 1,738
Don't know 39% 11% 10% 36% 3% 411

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among nothing in particulars by political ideology

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

Political ideology Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 13% 10% 63% 11% 2% 1,022
Moderate 8% 16% 63% 12% 2% 1,813
Liberal 8% 19% 55% 17% 2% 1,738
Don't know 14% 10% 60% 9% 7% 411

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who say…

Political ideology There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 32% 65% 1% 1% 1,022
Moderate 23% 76% 1% < 1% 1,813
Liberal 16% 82% 1% 2% 1,738
Don't know 23% 68% 5% 4% 411

Frequency of reading scripture among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who read scripture…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 18% 7% 7% 68% < 1% 1,022
Moderate 9% 7% 6% 77% < 1% 1,813
Liberal 9% 6% 6% 78% < 1% 1,738
Don't know 18% 5% 3% 74% 1% 411

Interpreting scripture among nothing in particulars by political ideology

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

Political ideology Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 21% 17% 2% 51% 10% 1,022
Moderate 10% 17% 1% 63% 8% 1,813
Liberal 10% 11% 1% 72% 6% 1,738
Don't know 20% 16% 3% 45% 15% 411

Belief in Heaven among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who …in heaven

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 59% 30% 11% 1,022
Moderate 50% 39% 11% 1,813
Liberal 41% 51% 8% 1,738
Don't know 53% 32% 15% 411

Belief in Hell among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who …in hell

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 45% 45% 10% 1,022
Moderate 38% 53% 10% 1,813
Liberal 27% 66% 7% 1,738
Don't know 41% 43% 15% 411

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who identify as…

Political ideology Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 48% 22% 30% 1,022
Moderate 30% 24% 47% 1,813
Liberal 11% 19% 71% 1,738
Don't know 11% 66% 23% 411

Views about size of government among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who would rather have…

Political ideology Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 60% 36% 1% 3% 1,022
Moderate 54% 40% 3% 3% 1,813
Liberal 33% 60% 4% 3% 1,738
Don't know 39% 43% 5% 13% 411

Views about government aid to the poor among nothing in particulars by political ideology

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

Political ideology Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 58% 37% 3% 2% 1,022
Moderate 43% 51% 4% 1% 1,813
Liberal 26% 69% 3% 2% 1,738
Don't know 41% 45% 8% 7% 411

Views about abortion among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who say abortion should be…

Political ideology Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 53% 41% 6% 1,022
Moderate 71% 26% 3% 1,813
Liberal 75% 21% 4% 1,738
Don't know 53% 35% 13% 411

Views about homosexuality among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who say homosexuality…

Political ideology Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 64% 28% 4% 4% 1,022
Moderate 81% 12% 3% 3% 1,813
Liberal 85% 12% 2% 2% 1,738
Don't know 67% 16% 8% 9% 411

Views about same-sex marriage among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who …same-sex marriage

Political ideology Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 54% 36% 10% 1,022
Moderate 75% 19% 6% 1,813
Liberal 83% 13% 4% 1,738
Don't know 58% 24% 18% 411

Views about environmental regulation among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who say…

Political ideology Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 47% 48% 2% 3% 1,022
Moderate 30% 65% 3% 2% 1,813
Liberal 20% 76% 2% 2% 1,738
Don't know 35% 51% 3% 11% 411

Views about human evolution among nothing in particulars by political ideology

% of nothing in particulars who say humans…

Political ideology Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,022. 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.
Conservative 40% 20% 5% 31% 4% 1,022
Moderate 56% 19% 4% 18% 2% 1,813
Liberal 62% 16% 5% 14% 2% 1,738
Don't know 34% 19% 9% 24% 14% 411