DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 607. 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.
Married 7% 44% 32% 17% 607
Divorced/separated 3% 31% 46% 20% 388
Widowed < 1% 9% 34% 57% 194
Never married 44% 35% 18% 3% 590

Generational cohort among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 607. 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.
Married 3% 10% 38% 38% 10% 1% 607
Divorced/separated < 1% 6% 28% 50% 15% < 1% 388
Widowed < 1% < 1% 9% 47% 37% 7% 194
Never married 31% 20% 28% 19% 1% < 1% 590

Gender composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 50% 50% 626
Divorced/separated 40% 60% 398
Widowed 19% 81% 196
Never married 39% 61% 600

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 625. 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.
Married 3% 93% < 1% 3% 1% 625
Divorced/separated 2% 93% < 1% 4% 1% 397
Widowed 2% 96% < 1% 1% 1% 195
Never married 1% 96% < 1% 3% < 1% 600

Immigrant status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 612. 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.
Married 10% 3% 87% 612
Divorced/separated 5% 1% 93% 391
Widowed < 1% 1% 99% 191
Never married 6% 6% 88% 587

Income distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 568. 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.
Married 33% 24% 25% 18% 568
Divorced/separated 61% 24% 13% 2% 361
Widowed 66% 20% 7% 7% 160
Never married 63% 18% 15% 3% 528

Educational distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 621. 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.
Married 45% 34% 12% 10% 621
Divorced/separated 54% 32% 9% 5% 395
Widowed 68% 25% 4% 3% 196
Never married 55% 33% 8% 4% 598

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 621. 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.
Married 38% 62% 621
Divorced/separated 23% 77% 398
Widowed 14% 86% 196
Never married 28% 72% 598

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status 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 = 626. 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.
Married 91% 7% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 626
Divorced/separated 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 398
Widowed 92% 5% < 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 196
Never married 86% 12% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 600

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

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

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 87% 11% 1% 1% < 1% 626
Divorced/separated 90% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 398
Widowed 89% 10% < 1% < 1% < 1% 196
Never married 82% 14% 2% 1% < 1% 600

Attendance at religious services among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 63% 28% 8% 1% 626
Divorced/separated 49% 37% 13% < 1% 398
Widowed 64% 27% 8% < 1% 196
Never married 48% 42% 10% 1% 600

Frequency of prayer among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 84% 9% 4% 3% 1% 626
Divorced/separated 83% 10% 2% 3% 2% 398
Widowed 89% 6% 2% 1% 2% 196
Never married 74% 16% 4% 5% 1% 600

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

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 53% 14% 8% 25% < 1% 626
Divorced/separated 48% 14% 6% 31% 1% 398
Widowed 54% 11% 7% 24% 4% 196
Never married 35% 15% 12% 37% 1% 600

Frequency of meditation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 61% 9% 4% 24% 2% 626
Divorced/separated 66% 5% 3% 25% < 1% 398
Widowed 70% 5% 2% 18% 6% 196
Never married 42% 11% 3% 42% 2% 600

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 80% 10% 5% 5% 1% 626
Divorced/separated 74% 8% 7% 9% 1% 398
Widowed 77% 6% 6% 7% 4% 196
Never married 67% 15% 9% 8% 1% 600

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 40% 17% 11% 29% 2% 626
Divorced/separated 45% 18% 9% 25% 2% 398
Widowed 51% 11% 9% 25% 5% 196
Never married 40% 15% 13% 31% 2% 600

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 48% 5% 40% 4% 3% 626
Divorced/separated 53% 6% 36% 3% 2% 398
Widowed 51% 2% 41% 4% 2% 196
Never married 45% 7% 42% 5% 2% 600

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

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

Marital status 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 = 626. 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.
Married 37% 62% 1% < 1% 626
Divorced/separated 26% 72% 1% 1% 398
Widowed 29% 68% 1% 2% 196
Never married 27% 71% 1% 1% 600

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 65% 14% 8% 12% 1% 626
Divorced/separated 64% 11% 4% 20% 1% 398
Widowed 71% 10% 3% 15% 2% 196
Never married 53% 16% 10% 21% 1% 600

Interpreting scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status 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 = 626. 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.
Married 61% 21% 2% 10% 5% 626
Divorced/separated 64% 22% 4% 7% 4% 398
Widowed 72% 10% 4% 7% 7% 196
Never married 53% 29% 2% 8% 7% 600

Belief in Heaven among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 93% 4% 3% 626
Divorced/separated 90% 5% 6% 398
Widowed 91% 4% 5% 196
Never married 95% 3% 2% 600

Belief in Hell among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 83% 10% 7% 626
Divorced/separated 78% 15% 6% 398
Widowed 81% 11% 8% 196
Never married 82% 12% 6% 600

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 12% 10% 78% 626
Divorced/separated 8% 7% 85% 398
Widowed 5% 11% 84% 196
Never married 11% 10% 79% 600

Political ideology among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 37% 34% 23% 6% 626
Divorced/separated 35% 30% 28% 6% 398
Widowed 37% 31% 22% 10% 196
Never married 35% 34% 24% 7% 600

Views about size of government among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 27% 65% 3% 5% 626
Divorced/separated 23% 72% 2% 3% 398
Widowed 17% 72% 7% 4% 196
Never married 21% 75% 1% 3% 600

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 28% 65% 5% 2% 626
Divorced/separated 23% 74% 2% 1% 398
Widowed 27% 64% 6% 3% 196
Never married 28% 65% 5% 2% 600

Views about abortion among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 53% 42% 5% 626
Divorced/separated 52% 43% 5% 398
Widowed 40% 50% 10% 196
Never married 53% 41% 6% 600

Views about homosexuality among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 44% 45% 6% 5% 626
Divorced/separated 50% 43% 5% 2% 398
Widowed 41% 50% 6% 3% 196
Never married 60% 31% 5% 4% 600

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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.
Married 36% 56% 9% 626
Divorced/separated 36% 57% 7% 398
Widowed 25% 60% 15% 196
Never married 48% 44% 8% 600

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status 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 = 626. 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.
Married 31% 63% 3% 3% 626
Divorced/separated 37% 58% 1% 4% 398
Widowed 37% 53% 3% 7% 196
Never married 38% 56% 2% 4% 600

Views about human evolution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by marital status

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

Marital status 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 = 626. 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.
Married 11% 32% 4% 48% 4% 626
Divorced/separated 14% 30% 2% 48% 6% 398
Widowed 16% 16% 4% 51% 13% 196
Never married 20% 33% 3% 41% 4% 600