DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 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.
High school or less 17% 31% 33% 19% 812
Some college 27% 38% 25% 11% 592
College 19% 48% 25% 9% 279
Post-graduate degree 10% 53% 20% 17% 186

Generational cohort among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 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.
High school or less 11% 11% 27% 38% 12% 2% 812
Some college 18% 17% 29% 28% 8% < 1% 592
College 8% 21% 38% 29% 4% < 1% 279
Post-graduate degree 4% 11% 48% 26% 10% 1% 186

Gender composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 823. 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% 57% 823
Some college 42% 58% 600
College 34% 66% 289
Post-graduate degree 32% 68% 193

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 821. 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 2% 95% < 1% 3% < 1% 821
Some college 2% 93% < 1% 3% 2% 600
College 1% 96% < 1% 2% 1% 288
Post-graduate degree 1% 96% < 1% 2% 1% 193

Immigrant status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 797. 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 6% 3% 91% 797
Some college 7% 3% 91% 593
College 8% 6% 86% 288
Post-graduate degree 11% 7% 81% 190

Income distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 711. 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 67% 20% 10% 3% 711
Some college 49% 27% 17% 7% 542
College 22% 24% 40% 14% 268
Post-graduate degree 7% 9% 43% 41% 180

Marital status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 821. 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 26% 5% 19% 11% 38% 821
Some college 32% 8% 18% 7% 36% 595
College 40% 4% 19% 4% 33% 288
Post-graduate degree 52% 2% 16% 4% 26% 193

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 819. 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% 819
Some college 36% 64% 600
College 34% 66% 288
Post-graduate degree 34% 66% 192

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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 88% 10% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 823
Some college 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 600
College 90% 7% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 289
Post-graduate degree 91% 8% < 1% < 1% < 1% 2% 193

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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 88% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% 823
Some college 83% 15% 1% 2% < 1% 600
College 85% 12% 3% < 1% < 1% 289
Post-graduate degree 84% 14% 2% < 1% < 1% 193

Attendance at religious services among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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% 37% 10% 1% 823
Some college 53% 36% 11% 1% 600
College 58% 33% 9% < 1% 289
Post-graduate degree 62% 34% 4% < 1% 193

Frequency of prayer among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 823. 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 80% 12% 3% 4% 1% 823
Some college 79% 12% 4% 4% 1% 600
College 86% 8% 2% 2% 2% 289
Post-graduate degree 83% 10% 6% 1% < 1% 193

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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% 13% 8% 31% 1% 823
Some college 41% 15% 10% 33% < 1% 600
College 43% 12% 12% 31% 1% 289
Post-graduate degree 45% 18% 8% 30% < 1% 193

Frequency of meditation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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% 8% 4% 32% 2% 823
Some college 56% 7% 3% 32% 1% 600
College 62% 8% 3% 26% 1% 289
Post-graduate degree 57% 13% 4% 26% < 1% 193

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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 70% 12% 8% 9% 1% 823
Some college 75% 13% 5% 7% < 1% 600
College 76% 10% 6% 7% 1% 289
Post-graduate degree 79% 8% 8% 2% 2% 193

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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% 12% 9% 31% 2% 823
Some college 38% 20% 13% 28% 2% 600
College 40% 18% 13% 28% 2% 289
Post-graduate degree 36% 15% 18% 30% 1% 193

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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% 6% 44% 5% 2% 823
Some college 51% 6% 39% 3% 2% 600
College 49% 7% 36% 6% 3% 289
Post-graduate degree 56% 4% 28% 8% 5% 193

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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 26% 72% 1% 1% 823
Some college 33% 65% 1% < 1% 600
College 32% 66% 2% < 1% 289
Post-graduate degree 36% 62% 3% < 1% 193

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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 58% 13% 8% 20% 1% 823
Some college 63% 13% 7% 17% 1% 600
College 64% 15% 7% 13% 1% 289
Post-graduate degree 63% 14% 12% 12% < 1% 193

Interpreting scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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 69% 17% 2% 7% 5% 823
Some college 51% 28% 3% 11% 7% 600
College 50% 29% 3% 9% 9% 289
Post-graduate degree 36% 44% 3% 11% 5% 193

Belief in Heaven among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 823. 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 94% 4% 3% 823
Some college 92% 4% 4% 600
College 94% 5% 1% 289
Post-graduate degree 90% 4% 6% 193

Belief in Hell among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 823. 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 80% 12% 7% 823
Some college 84% 11% 5% 600
College 84% 12% 4% 289
Post-graduate degree 78% 14% 8% 193

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 823. 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% 9% 79% 823
Some college 9% 10% 81% 600
College 10% 9% 81% 289
Post-graduate degree 4% 12% 83% 193

Political ideology among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 823. 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 39% 30% 24% 7% 823
Some college 35% 36% 23% 7% 600
College 32% 32% 33% 2% 289
Post-graduate degree 20% 51% 25% 3% 193

Views about size of government among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 823. 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 21% 74% 2% 4% 823
Some college 27% 66% 3% 4% 600
College 29% 60% 6% 5% 289
Post-graduate degree 23% 73% 2% 3% 193

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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 27% 67% 4% 2% 823
Some college 27% 65% 5% 3% 600
College 32% 63% 3% 2% 289
Post-graduate degree 18% 74% 7% 1% 193

Views about abortion among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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% 48% 6% 823
Some college 55% 38% 7% 600
College 67% 27% 6% 289
Post-graduate degree 67% 29% 4% 193

Views about homosexuality among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 823. 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% 39% 5% 3% 823
Some college 48% 42% 5% 4% 600
College 54% 35% 8% 3% 289
Post-graduate degree 54% 36% 6% 3% 193

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 823. 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 38% 53% 9% 823
Some college 39% 53% 8% 600
College 46% 48% 6% 289
Post-graduate degree 49% 42% 9% 193

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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% 52% 2% 5% 823
Some college 35% 59% 2% 4% 600
College 25% 72% 1% 2% 289
Post-graduate degree 12% 83% 1% 4% 193

Views about human evolution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by educational group

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant 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 = 823. 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 19% 27% 4% 45% 6% 823
Some college 13% 35% 1% 46% 5% 600
College 16% 31% 5% 45% 3% 289
Post-graduate degree 13% 44% 5% 35% 3% 193