Frequency of meditation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition

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

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,916. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 55% 8% 4% 31% 2% 1,916
2007 55% 6% 3% 34% 2% 1,995

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,102. 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.
At least once a week 13% 35% 33% 20% 1,102
Once or twice a month 22% 39% 26% 14% 156
Seldom/never 32% 37% 24% 7% 533

Generational cohort among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,102. 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.
At least once a week 8% 11% 29% 38% 13% 1% 1,102
Once or twice a month 13% 12% 35% 32% 7% < 1% 156
Seldom/never 20% 19% 30% 26% 4% < 1% 533

Gender composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 41% 59% 1,132
Once or twice a month 42% 58% 162
Seldom/never 41% 59% 538

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,129. 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.
At least once a week 3% 94% < 1% 3% 1% 1,129
Once or twice a month 1% 96% < 1% 2% 1% 162
Seldom/never 1% 94% < 1% 4% 1% 538

Immigrant status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,109. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 8% 2% 90% 1,109
Once or twice a month 5% 6% 89% 158
Seldom/never 3% 6% 91% 526

Income distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who have a household income of…

Frequency of meditation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,004. 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.
At least once a week 53% 21% 18% 7% 1,004
Once or twice a month 49% 22% 17% 12% 151
Seldom/never 53% 23% 17% 8% 482

Educational distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who have completed…

Frequency of meditation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,123. 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.
At least once a week 50% 34% 10% 6% 1,123
Once or twice a month 53% 30% 9% 9% 162
Seldom/never 53% 34% 8% 5% 536

Marital status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,125. 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.
At least once a week 34% 5% 22% 11% 28% 1,125
Once or twice a month 35% 2% 12% 5% 46% 162
Seldom/never 23% 7% 15% 5% 49% 537

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,128. 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.
At least once a week 28% 72% 1,128
Once or twice a month 29% 71% 161
Seldom/never 34% 66% 536

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation 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 = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 92% 6% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,132
Once or twice a month 89% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 162
Seldom/never 85% 13% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 538

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

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say religion is…

Frequency of meditation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 90% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 1,132
Once or twice a month 91% 7% < 1% 1% 1% 162
Seldom/never 78% 19% 3% < 1% < 1% 538

Attendance at religious services among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who attend religious services…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 65% 27% 7% 1% 1,132
Once or twice a month 49% 45% 5% 1% 162
Seldom/never 35% 49% 15% < 1% 538

Frequency of prayer among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 88% 8% 2% 2% 1% 1,132
Once or twice a month 74% 15% 7% 3% 1% 162
Seldom/never 70% 17% 5% 7% 1% 538

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

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who attend prayer group…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 57% 14% 7% 21% 1% 1,132
Once or twice a month 38% 25% 9% 28% < 1% 162
Seldom/never 24% 11% 12% 53% < 1% 538

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 83% 8% 3% 5% 1% 1,132
Once or twice a month 65% 20% 9% 3% 2% 162
Seldom/never 60% 16% 11% 13% < 1% 538

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 51% 15% 9% 23% 2% 1,132
Once or twice a month 30% 24% 14% 31% 2% 162
Seldom/never 29% 15% 15% 41% 1% 538

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of meditation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 53% 5% 36% 3% 3% 1,132
Once or twice a month 43% 4% 43% 9% 2% 162
Seldom/never 38% 8% 48% 5% 2% 538

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

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

Frequency of meditation 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 = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 31% 67% 1% 1% 1,132
Once or twice a month 25% 73% 1% 1% 162
Seldom/never 28% 70% 1% 1% 538

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who read scripture…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 77% 9% 3% 10% 1% 1,132
Once or twice a month 51% 25% 8% 16% < 1% 162
Seldom/never 36% 17% 13% 32% 1% 538

Interpreting scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of meditation 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 = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 66% 20% 3% 7% 4% 1,132
Once or twice a month 47% 36% 1% 7% 9% 162
Seldom/never 50% 27% 2% 13% 9% 538

Belief in Heaven among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 93% 5% 2% 1,132
Once or twice a month 95% 1% 4% 162
Seldom/never 93% 3% 4% 538

Belief in Hell among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 84% 11% 5% 1,132
Once or twice a month 74% 19% 7% 162
Seldom/never 80% 12% 8% 538

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 10% 11% 79% 1,132
Once or twice a month 8% 10% 83% 162
Seldom/never 11% 8% 81% 538

Political ideology among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 38% 32% 24% 7% 1,132
Once or twice a month 28% 42% 25% 5% 162
Seldom/never 36% 33% 24% 7% 538

Views about size of government among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 26% 68% 3% 3% 1,132
Once or twice a month 12% 82% 3% 3% 162
Seldom/never 23% 71% 1% 4% 538

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of meditation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 27% 65% 5% 2% 1,132
Once or twice a month 20% 77% 3% < 1% 162
Seldom/never 28% 66% 4% 2% 538

Views about abortion among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say abortion should be…

Frequency of meditation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 47% 46% 7% 1,132
Once or twice a month 63% 31% 5% 162
Seldom/never 58% 37% 5% 538

Views about homosexuality among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 43% 47% 6% 3% 1,132
Once or twice a month 58% 31% 7% 4% 162
Seldom/never 64% 28% 6% 3% 538

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 32% 59% 9% 1,132
Once or twice a month 43% 47% 10% 162
Seldom/never 53% 41% 7% 538

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation 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 = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 36% 57% 3% 4% 1,132
Once or twice a month 36% 60% 2% 2% 162
Seldom/never 34% 61% 1% 3% 538

Views about human evolution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation 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 = 1,132. 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.
At least once a week 15% 29% 3% 48% 6% 1,132
Once or twice a month 19% 31% 7% 43% 1% 162
Seldom/never 18% 36% 2% 41% 4% 538