DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who are ages…

Income distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,800. 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.
Less than $30,000 21% 33% 25% 21% 1,800
$30,000-$49,999 16% 35% 25% 24% 1,140
$50,000-$99,999 16% 34% 33% 17% 1,701
$100,000 or more 12% 40% 37% 12% 1,439

Generational cohort among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who are…

Income distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,800. 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.
Less than $30,000 12% 14% 27% 31% 14% 2% 1,800
$30,000-$49,999 9% 14% 28% 32% 16% 1% 1,140
$50,000-$99,999 11% 11% 29% 38% 11% 1% 1,701
$100,000 or more 9% 6% 37% 42% 6% < 1% 1,439

Gender composition among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who are…

Income distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 42% 58% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 46% 54% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 51% 49% 1,720
$100,000 or more 55% 45% 1,454

Racial and ethnic composition among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who identify as…

Income distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,803. 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.
Less than $30,000 37% 3% 3% 55% 2% 1,803
$30,000-$49,999 59% 3% 3% 33% 2% 1,140
$50,000-$99,999 75% 2% 3% 18% 2% 1,704
$100,000 or more 81% 2% 2% 12% 2% 1,436

Immigrant status among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who are…

Income distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,789. 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.
Less than $30,000 44% 16% 40% 1,789
$30,000-$49,999 26% 17% 58% 1,146
$50,000-$99,999 14% 14% 72% 1,719
$100,000 or more 10% 12% 77% 1,445

Educational distribution among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who have completed…

Income distribution High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,803. 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.
Less than $30,000 71% 22% 5% 2% 1,803
$30,000-$49,999 46% 33% 15% 5% 1,150
$50,000-$99,999 29% 35% 23% 13% 1,718
$100,000 or more 18% 23% 32% 27% 1,452

Marital status among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who are…

Income distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,809. 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.
Less than $30,000 33% 12% 19% 11% 25% 1,809
$30,000-$49,999 47% 8% 14% 7% 24% 1,148
$50,000-$99,999 63% 7% 8% 3% 19% 1,720
$100,000 or more 73% 5% 6% 2% 14% 1,451

Parent of children under 18 among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who are…

Income distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,809. 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.
Less than $30,000 33% 67% 1,809
$30,000-$49,999 29% 71% 1,148
$50,000-$99,999 29% 71% 1,714
$100,000 or more 37% 63% 1,453

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who say they…

Income 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 = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 61% 30% 6% 2% 1% 1% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 68% 26% 4% 1% 1% 1% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 66% 26% 4% 1% 2% 1% 1,720
$100,000 or more 65% 27% 5% 1% 2% 1% 1,454

Importance of religion in one's life among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who say religion is…

Income distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 63% 28% 6% 2% < 1% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 56% 35% 7% 2% < 1% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 51% 36% 10% 3% < 1% 1,720
$100,000 or more 50% 37% 10% 2% < 1% 1,454

Attendance at religious services among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who attend religious services…

Income 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 = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 39% 38% 22% 1% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 38% 41% 20% < 1% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 39% 42% 18% < 1% 1,720
$100,000 or more 37% 45% 18% < 1% 1,454

Frequency of prayer among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who pray…

Income distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 62% 19% 6% 12% 1% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 58% 21% 6% 14% 1% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 56% 22% 7% 15% < 1% 1,720
$100,000 or more 51% 24% 10% 15% < 1% 1,454

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who attend prayer group…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 22% 13% 9% 55% 1% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 16% 7% 11% 66% < 1% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 13% 8% 11% 67% < 1% 1,720
$100,000 or more 12% 7% 10% 71% < 1% 1,454

Frequency of meditation among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who meditate…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 47% 10% 4% 37% 2% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 39% 8% 5% 47% 1% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 34% 8% 5% 52% 1% 1,720
$100,000 or more 34% 8% 6% 52% 1% 1,454

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 59% 16% 9% 15% 1% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 56% 18% 12% 14% 1% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 55% 18% 13% 13% 1% 1,720
$100,000 or more 53% 19% 13% 13% 2% 1,454

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 46% 14% 13% 26% 1% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 41% 15% 15% 28% 1% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 39% 16% 16% 28% 1% 1,720
$100,000 or more 38% 19% 19% 23% 1% 1,454

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Income distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 33% 9% 44% 11% 2% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 31% 8% 49% 10% 2% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 28% 10% 50% 10% 2% 1,720
$100,000 or more 26% 12% 51% 9% 2% 1,454

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who say…

Income 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 = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 25% 71% 1% 2% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 30% 68% < 1% 2% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 33% 66% 1% < 1% 1,720
$100,000 or more 38% 61% 1% < 1% 1,454

Frequency of reading scripture among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who read scripture…

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 32% 14% 9% 44% 1% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 24% 12% 11% 52% < 1% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 21% 9% 12% 58% < 1% 1,720
$100,000 or more 18% 11% 11% 61% < 1% 1,454

Interpreting scripture among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who say the holy scripture is…

Income 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 = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 39% 27% 3% 23% 7% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 24% 39% 3% 27% 7% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 14% 44% 2% 32% 7% 1,720
$100,000 or more 12% 41% 2% 38% 7% 1,454

Belief in Heaven among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who …in heaven

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 85% 10% 5% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 87% 9% 4% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 86% 11% 3% 1,720
$100,000 or more 83% 12% 5% 1,454

Belief in Hell among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who …in hell

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 64% 27% 8% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 64% 29% 7% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 63% 30% 7% 1,720
$100,000 or more 61% 32% 8% 1,454

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who identify as…

Income distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 26% 23% 51% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 37% 17% 46% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 45% 12% 43% 1,720
$100,000 or more 54% 9% 37% 1,454

Political ideology among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who are…

Income distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 33% 32% 29% 6% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 36% 38% 22% 4% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 40% 39% 18% 3% 1,720
$100,000 or more 39% 42% 19% 1% 1,454

Views about size of government among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who would rather have…

Income distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 28% 66% 3% 3% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 49% 46% 2% 3% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 61% 33% 2% 3% 1,720
$100,000 or more 68% 28% 3% 2% 1,454

Views about government aid to the poor among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who say government aid to the poor…

Income distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 35% 59% 4% 2% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 50% 45% 4% 1% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 54% 41% 3% 2% 1,720
$100,000 or more 55% 42% 3% 1% 1,454

Views about abortion among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who say abortion should be…

Income distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 42% 52% 6% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 51% 45% 4% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 52% 44% 4% 1,720
$100,000 or more 56% 42% 2% 1,454

Views about homosexuality among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who say homosexuality…

Income distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 68% 24% 3% 4% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 70% 23% 3% 3% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 71% 21% 4% 3% 1,720
$100,000 or more 76% 18% 4% 3% 1,454

Views about same-sex marriage among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who …same-sex marriage

Income distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 55% 34% 11% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 57% 35% 7% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 59% 34% 7% 1,720
$100,000 or more 63% 30% 6% 1,454

Views about environmental regulation among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who say…

Income 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 = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 39% 54% 2% 5% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 39% 58% 1% 2% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 38% 58% 2% 2% 1,720
$100,000 or more 40% 57% 2% 1% 1,454

Views about human evolution among Catholics by household income

% of Catholics who say humans…

Income 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 = 1,812. 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.
Less than $30,000 30% 25% 4% 36% 6% 1,812
$30,000-$49,999 29% 34% 4% 31% 3% 1,151
$50,000-$99,999 33% 39% 3% 22% 3% 1,720
$100,000 or more 36% 36% 4% 21% 2% 1,454