DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,942. 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% 28% 30% 26% 2,942
Some college 21% 36% 28% 15% 2,701
College 17% 40% 30% 14% 1,826
Post-graduate degree 9% 45% 29% 18% 927

Generational cohort among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,942. 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 11% 8% 24% 36% 19% 2% 2,942
Some college 13% 15% 29% 33% 10% 1% 2,701
College 7% 17% 33% 35% 8% < 1% 1,826
Post-graduate degree 1% 17% 35% 34% 12% 1% 927

Gender composition among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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 47% 53% 2,977
Some college 43% 57% 2,739
College 46% 54% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 50% 50% 959

Racial and ethnic composition among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,946. 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 75% 5% 1% 15% 4% 2,946
Some college 76% 7% 1% 11% 6% 2,697
College 78% 6% 5% 6% 4% 1,851
Post-graduate degree 75% 10% 5% 5% 5% 946

Immigrant status among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,929. 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 11% 6% 84% 2,929
Some college 7% 8% 86% 2,713
College 9% 7% 84% 1,857
Post-graduate degree 10% 7% 83% 951

Income distribution among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,521. 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 49% 23% 21% 7% 2,521
Some college 32% 24% 31% 12% 2,410
College 15% 19% 37% 29% 1,679
Post-graduate degree 8% 14% 38% 40% 840

Marital status among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,965. 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% 5% 15% 12% 17% 2,965
Some college 53% 6% 16% 6% 20% 2,733
College 66% 4% 11% 4% 16% 1,865
Post-graduate degree 73% 2% 9% 5% 12% 956

Parent of children under 18 among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,973. 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 25% 75% 2,973
Some college 35% 65% 2,735
College 37% 63% 1,861
Post-graduate degree 36% 64% 948

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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 87% 11% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2,977
Some college 88% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 2,739
College 90% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 90% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 959

Importance of religion in one's life among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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 79% 17% 2% 1% 1% 2,977
Some college 78% 19% 2% 1% 1% 2,739
College 80% 17% 2% < 1% 1% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 84% 13% 2% 1% < 1% 959

Attendance at religious services among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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 55% 29% 15% 1% 2,977
Some college 55% 34% 11% < 1% 2,739
College 67% 26% 7% < 1% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 70% 22% 8% < 1% 959

Frequency of prayer among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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 77% 14% 4% 5% 1% 2,977
Some college 79% 14% 3% 4% 1% 2,739
College 83% 11% 2% 3% 1% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 83% 12% 2% 3% 1% 959

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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 42% 13% 9% 36% 1% 2,977
Some college 41% 14% 10% 34% 1% 2,739
College 50% 13% 9% 27% < 1% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 51% 14% 10% 25% 1% 959

Frequency of meditation among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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 49% 6% 3% 40% 2% 2,977
Some college 48% 7% 3% 41% 2% 2,739
College 49% 7% 4% 39% 2% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 53% 6% 3% 34% 3% 959

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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 73% 12% 6% 8% 1% 2,977
Some college 75% 12% 6% 6% 1% 2,739
College 78% 12% 5% 4% < 1% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 75% 13% 6% 4% 1% 959

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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% 15% 10% 27% 3% 2,977
Some college 48% 17% 12% 23% 1% 2,739
College 50% 17% 11% 20% 2% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 50% 20% 14% 13% 2% 959

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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 57% 5% 34% 3% 2% 2,977
Some college 59% 5% 30% 3% 3% 2,739
College 66% 6% 22% 3% 3% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 66% 7% 20% 6% 2% 959

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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 43% 54% 1% 2% 2,977
Some college 50% 47% 2% 1% 2,739
College 61% 37% 1% 1% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 61% 37% 2% < 1% 959

Frequency of reading scripture among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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% 11% 7% 21% 1% 2,977
Some college 62% 13% 8% 17% < 1% 2,739
College 69% 11% 6% 14% 1% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 67% 14% 6% 13% 1% 959

Interpreting scripture among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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 62% 24% 3% 7% 4% 2,977
Some college 51% 31% 4% 9% 5% 2,739
College 50% 35% 4% 7% 3% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 42% 40% 6% 8% 4% 959

Belief in Heaven among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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 90% 4% 6% 2,977
Some college 88% 6% 6% 2,739
College 84% 7% 9% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 82% 7% 11% 959

Belief in Hell among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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 84% 10% 6% 2,977
Some college 82% 11% 7% 2,739
College 79% 12% 8% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 75% 13% 12% 959

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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% 20% 30% 2,977
Some college 57% 15% 28% 2,739
College 67% 10% 23% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 60% 10% 29% 959

Political ideology among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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 53% 25% 14% 8% 2,977
Some college 54% 28% 12% 6% 2,739
College 62% 27% 9% 2% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 55% 30% 11% 3% 959

Views about size of government among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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% 36% 3% 5% 2,977
Some college 67% 27% 3% 3% 2,739
College 75% 21% 2% 2% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 71% 25% 2% 1% 959

Views about government aid to the poor among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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 53% 40% 4% 3% 2,977
Some college 57% 38% 4% 1% 2,739
College 63% 32% 4% 2% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 54% 40% 4% 2% 959

Views about abortion among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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% 65% 4% 2,977
Some college 35% 61% 4% 2,739
College 31% 66% 3% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 35% 61% 4% 959

Views about homosexuality among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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 33% 59% 4% 4% 2,977
Some college 40% 51% 5% 4% 2,739
College 37% 55% 5% 3% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 40% 53% 5% 3% 959

Views about same-sex marriage among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,977. 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 24% 68% 8% 2,977
Some college 32% 61% 7% 2,739
College 31% 63% 5% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 33% 60% 7% 959

Views about environmental regulation among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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% 43% 3% 5% 2,977
Some college 47% 47% 3% 3% 2,739
College 48% 46% 3% 3% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 45% 50% 2% 2% 959

Views about human evolution among Evangelical Protestants by educational group

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,977. 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 11% 23% 2% 58% 6% 2,977
Some college 11% 28% 2% 56% 3% 2,739
College 10% 24% 3% 60% 4% 1,870
Post-graduate degree 10% 29% 3% 54% 4% 959