DemographicInformation

Age distribution among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 108. 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.
High school or less 8% 15% 35% 42% 108
Some college 20% 20% 27% 32% 146
College 7% 32% 30% 31% 202
Post-graduate degree 2% 28% 34% 36% 192

Generational cohort among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 108. 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.
High school or less 8% < 1% 15% 43% 27% 7% 108
Some college 13% 9% 18% 38% 19% 3% 146
College 4% 11% 24% 40% 19% 2% 202
Post-graduate degree 1% 4% 25% 45% 24% 2% 192

Gender composition among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 50% 50% 109
Some college 32% 68% 150
College 45% 55% 209
Post-graduate degree 44% 56% 200

Racial and ethnic composition among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 85% 11% < 1% 4% < 1% 109
Some college 82% 6% 6% 3% 3% 149
College 94% 1% 2% 1% 2% 207
Post-graduate degree 95% 1% 2% 2% < 1% 199

Immigrant status among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 108. 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.
High school or less 16% 3% 81% 108
Some college 11% 6% 84% 150
College 4% 5% 91% 209
Post-graduate degree 7% 8% 85% 199

Income distribution among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
Some college 24% 21% 40% 14% 125
College 8% 8% 35% 49% 175
Post-graduate degree 5% 9% 31% 55% 180

Marital status among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 51% 2% 21% 15% 11% 109
Some college 53% 4% 8% 16% 19% 150
College 74% 3% 10% 5% 7% 209
Post-graduate degree 74% 5% 7% 9% 5% 200

Parent of children under 18 among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 108. 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.
High school or less 13% 87% 108
Some college 18% 82% 150
College 30% 70% 209
Post-graduate degree 29% 71% 200

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who say they…

Educational distribution 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 = 109. 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.
High school or less 81% 12% 2% 2% 2% < 1% 109
Some college 56% 39% 3% 1% 1% < 1% 150
College 60% 29% 8% 1% 1% 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 59% 33% 4% 1% 2% 2% 200

Importance of religion in one's life among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 60% 31% 6% 1% 2% 109
Some college 54% 29% 16% 1% < 1% 150
College 49% 38% 10% 2% 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 50% 38% 11% < 1% 1% 200

Attendance at religious services among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who attend religious services…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 41% 46% 13% < 1% 109
Some college 27% 43% 30% < 1% 150
College 35% 50% 16% < 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 41% 44% 14% 1% 200

Frequency of prayer among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 56% 25% 9% 9% 1% 109
Some college 54% 20% 6% 18% 2% 150
College 57% 18% 9% 15% < 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 46% 34% 5% 13% 2% 200

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 30% 10% 7% 51% 1% 109
Some college 16% 13% 9% 62% < 1% 150
College 18% 15% 7% 59% < 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 14% 12% 11% 62% < 1% 200

Frequency of meditation among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who meditate…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 37% 11% 2% 48% 2% 109
Some college 35% 10% 3% 50% 1% 150
College 35% 10% 5% 48% 2% 209
Post-graduate degree 36% 10% 5% 49% < 1% 200

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 60% 12% 13% 12% 2% 109
Some college 54% 18% 15% 11% 2% 150
College 57% 16% 13% 12% 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 61% 17% 12% 9% 1% 200

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 45% 17% 10% 25% 3% 109
Some college 43% 19% 14% 24% < 1% 150
College 48% 15% 21% 16% < 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 54% 16% 17% 11% 2% 200

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 31% 7% 56% 3% 4% 109
Some college 29% 11% 57% 2% 1% 150
College 27% 15% 43% 11% 5% 209
Post-graduate degree 25% 15% 37% 13% 10% 200

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who say…

Educational distribution 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 = 109. 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.
High school or less 35% 59% 3% 4% 109
Some college 39% 60% < 1% 1% 150
College 31% 66% 3% < 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 26% 70% 4% < 1% 200

Frequency of reading scripture among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who read scripture…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 37% 10% 12% 39% 1% 109
Some college 23% 22% 6% 49% 1% 150
College 28% 14% 12% 46% < 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 29% 17% 11% 41% < 1% 200

Interpreting scripture among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution 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 = 109. 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.
High school or less 40% 30% 2% 17% 12% 109
Some college 21% 43% 4% 26% 7% 150
College 12% 41% 2% 34% 12% 209
Post-graduate degree 4% 40% 2% 40% 14% 200

Belief in Heaven among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 86% 7% 7% 109
Some college 84% 10% 6% 150
College 72% 19% 10% 209
Post-graduate degree 74% 15% 10% 200

Belief in Hell among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 66% 27% 7% 109
Some college 64% 30% 6% 150
College 47% 39% 14% 209
Post-graduate degree 32% 51% 18% 200

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 44% 12% 44% 109
Some college 54% 13% 33% 150
College 53% 9% 38% 209
Post-graduate degree 35% 10% 55% 200

Political ideology among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 44% 32% 19% 6% 109
Some college 45% 36% 18% 2% 150
College 35% 47% 16% 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 17% 45% 36% 2% 200

Views about size of government among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 54% 36% 2% 8% 109
Some college 59% 34% 4% 3% 150
College 78% 18% 2% 2% 209
Post-graduate degree 48% 43% 4% 5% 200

Views about government aid to the poor among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 45% 48% 3% 3% 109
Some college 47% 46% 6% 1% 150
College 48% 47% 4% 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 29% 66% 2% 3% 200

Views about abortion among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 61% 33% 6% 109
Some college 58% 39% 3% 150
College 72% 24% 4% 209
Post-graduate degree 75% 21% 4% 200

Views about homosexuality among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 52% 35% 5% 8% 109
Some college 69% 24% 4% 3% 150
College 71% 18% 10% 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 85% 10% 2% 3% 200

Views about same-sex marriage among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

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

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
High school or less 45% 47% 8% 109
Some college 59% 36% 4% 150
College 67% 25% 8% 209
Post-graduate degree 76% 17% 7% 200

Views about environmental regulation among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who say…

Educational distribution 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 = 109. 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.
High school or less 46% 44% 2% 8% 109
Some college 51% 47% 2% 1% 150
College 39% 58% 3% 1% 209
Post-graduate degree 24% 73% 2% 1% 200

Views about human evolution among presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition by educational group

% of presbyterians in the Mainline Tradition who say humans…

Educational distribution 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 = 109. 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.
High school or less 22% 28% 3% 41% 7% 109
Some college 30% 27% 5% 35% 4% 150
College 39% 39% 5% 13% 4% 209
Post-graduate degree 47% 34% 11% 8% 1% 200