Political ideology among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition

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

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal 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 36% 33% 24% 7% 1,916
2007 35% 36% 21% 8% 1,995

Learn More: Conservative, Moderate, Liberal

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 643. 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.
Conservative 16% 41% 28% 15% 643
Moderate 24% 34% 29% 14% 661
Liberal 21% 34% 29% 16% 457
Don't know 18% 29% 33% 20% 112

Generational cohort among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 643. 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.
Conservative 10% 14% 34% 33% 9% 1% 643
Moderate 14% 15% 29% 32% 9% 1% 661
Liberal 13% 14% 27% 34% 10% 2% 457
Don't know 16% 3% 28% 38% 14% 1% 112

Gender composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 40% 60% 653
Moderate 39% 61% 672
Liberal 45% 55% 467
Don't know 40% 60% 124

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 652. 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.
Conservative 4% 91% < 1% 4% 1% 652
Moderate < 1% 96% < 1% 3% < 1% 671
Liberal 1% 96% < 1% 3% 1% 466
Don't know 1% 97% < 1% 2% < 1% 124

Immigrant status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 642. 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.
Conservative 7% 3% 90% 642
Moderate 4% 5% 91% 659
Liberal 9% 3% 88% 461
Don't know 11% < 1% 88% 113

Income distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 590. 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.
Conservative 55% 24% 16% 5% 590
Moderate 49% 20% 20% 11% 604
Liberal 55% 22% 15% 8% 433

Educational distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 652. 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.
Conservative 57% 32% 8% 3% 652
Moderate 46% 36% 9% 9% 670
Liberal 51% 31% 13% 6% 466
Don't know 59% 35% 3% 3% 117

Marital status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 651. 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.
Conservative 32% 5% 19% 9% 35% 651
Moderate 31% 7% 17% 8% 37% 672
Liberal 29% 5% 22% 8% 36% 464
Don't know 29% 3% 18% 13% 39% 120

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 651. 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.
Conservative 34% 66% 651
Moderate 30% 70% 669
Liberal 27% 73% 465
Don't know 22% 78% 123

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology 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 = 653. 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.
Conservative 92% 6% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 653
Moderate 87% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 672
Liberal 87% 11% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 467
Don't know 90% 8% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% 124

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

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

Political ideology Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 90% 9% < 1% 1% < 1% 653
Moderate 84% 13% 2% < 1% < 1% 672
Liberal 82% 14% 2% 2% < 1% 467
Don't know 77% 18% < 1% 2% 3% 124

Attendance at religious services among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 58% 33% 9% < 1% 653
Moderate 52% 39% 8% < 1% 672
Liberal 47% 40% 12% < 1% 467
Don't know 56% 24% 16% 4% 124

Frequency of prayer among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 82% 12% 3% 2% 1% 653
Moderate 78% 12% 4% 4% 2% 672
Liberal 80% 13% 4% 3% < 1% 467
Don't know 82% 7% 1% 8% 2% 124

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

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

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 50% 13% 10% 26% 1% 653
Moderate 42% 15% 10% 33% 1% 672
Liberal 38% 16% 9% 37% 1% 467
Don't know 47% 10% 6% 35% 1% 124

Frequency of meditation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 59% 6% 2% 31% 2% 653
Moderate 53% 10% 5% 31% 1% 672
Liberal 54% 9% 5% 31% 2% 467
Don't know 56% 6% 1% 31% 5% 124

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 75% 12% 6% 6% 1% 653
Moderate 72% 12% 8% 7% 1% 672
Liberal 71% 13% 7% 9% < 1% 467
Don't know 71% 6% 6% 12% 4% 124

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 42% 18% 8% 30% 1% 653
Moderate 40% 15% 13% 31% 1% 672
Liberal 44% 16% 13% 25% 2% 467
Don't know 41% 8% 7% 33% 10% 124

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 52% 5% 36% 5% 1% 653
Moderate 46% 5% 43% 3% 3% 672
Liberal 42% 7% 43% 4% 3% 467
Don't know 46% 4% 44% 4% 3% 124

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

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

Political ideology 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 = 653. 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.
Conservative 35% 64% < 1% 1% 653
Moderate 27% 71% 1% 1% 672
Liberal 25% 73% 1% 1% 467
Don't know 26% 63% 7% 5% 124

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 67% 10% 7% 15% 1% 653
Moderate 57% 16% 7% 18% 2% 672
Liberal 55% 16% 9% 21% < 1% 467
Don't know 62% 8% 6% 21% 2% 124

Interpreting scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology 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 = 653. 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.
Conservative 67% 19% 3% 6% 5% 653
Moderate 53% 29% 2% 10% 6% 672
Liberal 56% 25% 2% 11% 6% 467
Don't know 60% 13% 5% 10% 12% 124

Belief in Heaven among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 95% 4% 2% 653
Moderate 93% 4% 3% 672
Liberal 91% 5% 4% 467
Don't know 89% 2% 8% 124

Belief in Hell among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 83% 12% 5% 653
Moderate 81% 12% 7% 672
Liberal 81% 13% 6% 467
Don't know 77% 12% 11% 124

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 16% 8% 77% 653
Moderate 6% 8% 86% 672
Liberal 10% 7% 83% 467
Don't know 2% 40% 58% 124

Views about size of government among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 24% 71% 2% 3% 653
Moderate 25% 69% 2% 4% 672
Liberal 23% 71% 3% 3% 467
Don't know 18% 66% 7% 9% 124

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 32% 61% 5% 2% 653
Moderate 24% 69% 5% 2% 672
Liberal 24% 71% 3% 2% 467
Don't know 25% 63% 7% 6% 124

Views about abortion among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 44% 51% 5% 653
Moderate 60% 34% 6% 672
Liberal 60% 36% 4% 467
Don't know 31% 54% 15% 124

Views about homosexuality among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 46% 45% 6% 3% 653
Moderate 54% 37% 4% 4% 672
Liberal 55% 36% 6% 3% 467
Don't know 48% 36% 7% 9% 124

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 653. 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.
Conservative 32% 60% 7% 653
Moderate 44% 49% 7% 672
Liberal 46% 45% 9% 467
Don't know 31% 46% 23% 124

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology 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 = 653. 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.
Conservative 39% 55% 2% 3% 653
Moderate 35% 61% 1% 3% 672
Liberal 33% 62% 2% 3% 467
Don't know 33% 46% 5% 17% 124

Views about human evolution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by political ideology

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

Political ideology 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 = 653. 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.
Conservative 14% 30% 3% 48% 6% 653
Moderate 19% 32% 3% 41% 5% 672
Liberal 15% 34% 3% 44% 4% 467
Don't know 16% 24% 5% 44% 12% 124