Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Jews

% of Jews who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

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 = 847. 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 39% 18% 14% 28% 1% 847
2007 38% 14% 13% 30% 5% 682

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 309. 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% 24% 31% 19% 309
Once or twice a month 19% 27% 27% 27% 149
Several times a year 14% 28% 26% 32% 122
Seldom/never 22% 31% 18% 30% 232

Generational cohort among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 309. 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% 17% 20% 36% 12% 1% 309
Once or twice a month 9% 16% 22% 35% 17% 2% 149
Several times a year 10% 7% 25% 34% 20% 5% 122
Seldom/never 17% 8% 28% 26% 15% 6% 232

Gender composition among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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 42% 58% 320
Once or twice a month 52% 48% 150
Several times a year 52% 48% 127
Seldom/never 63% 37% 235

Racial and ethnic composition among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 314. 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% 4% 3% 7% 2% 314
Once or twice a month 95% < 1% < 1% 1% 4% 149
Several times a year 99% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 126
Seldom/never 92% 1% 1% 5% 2% 235

Immigrant status among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 316. 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 16% 22% 62% 316
Once or twice a month 12% 19% 70% 149
Several times a year 6% 25% 69% 127
Seldom/never 8% 23% 70% 235

Income distribution among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 261. 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 20% 15% 20% 45% 261
Once or twice a month 11% 18% 24% 47% 128
Several times a year 16% 17% 20% 47% 104
Seldom/never 15% 13% 31% 41% 207

Educational distribution among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 317. 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 19% 23% 27% 30% 317
Once or twice a month 15% 20% 25% 40% 150
Several times a year 20% 14% 36% 29% 127
Seldom/never 21% 24% 28% 26% 234

Marital status among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 318. 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 58% 5% 10% 5% 23% 318
Once or twice a month 63% 4% 7% 4% 21% 150
Several times a year 59% 7% 12% 7% 15% 126
Seldom/never 47% 7% 7% 8% 31% 234

Parent of children under 18 among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 319. 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 29% 71% 319
Once or twice a month 24% 76% 150
Several times a year 30% 70% 126
Seldom/never 21% 79% 235

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who say they…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 320. 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% 25% 8% 1% 7% 2% 320
Once or twice a month 29% 35% 18% < 1% 14% 3% 150
Several times a year 26% 39% 14% 1% 15% 6% 127
Seldom/never 18% 21% 21% < 1% 32% 7% 235

Importance of religion in one's life among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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% 26% 13% 4% < 1% 320
Once or twice a month 28% 50% 18% 4% < 1% 150
Several times a year 30% 42% 17% 10% 1% 127
Seldom/never 13% 37% 33% 17% < 1% 235

Attendance at religious services among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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 29% 48% 23% < 1% 320
Once or twice a month 19% 53% 28% < 1% 150
Several times a year 17% 52% 32% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 8% 48% 44% < 1% 235

Frequency of prayer among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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% 18% 7% 23% 2% 320
Once or twice a month 23% 16% 13% 48% < 1% 150
Several times a year 19% 20% 9% 51% 1% 127
Seldom/never 8% 12% 7% 72% 1% 235

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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% 10% 12% 48% 1% 320
Once or twice a month 15% 13% 12% 61% < 1% 150
Several times a year 9% 13% 18% 61% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 5% 5% 6% 83% < 1% 235

Frequency of meditation among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who meditate…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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 45% 8% 3% 41% 3% 320
Once or twice a month 20% 15% 11% 52% 2% 150
Several times a year 20% 8% 7% 62% 3% 127
Seldom/never 13% 5% 4% 76% 1% 235

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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 60% 13% 8% 19% 1% 320
Once or twice a month 45% 25% 19% 12% < 1% 150
Several times a year 22% 27% 25% 26% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 27% 17% 18% 36% 1% 235

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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% 17% 42% 9% 5% 320
Once or twice a month 18% 13% 46% 21% 2% 150
Several times a year 14% 11% 57% 15% 2% 127
Seldom/never 3% 22% 58% 15% 2% 235

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 320. 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 24% 71% 3% 1% 320
Once or twice a month 28% 71% < 1% 1% 150
Several times a year 22% 77% 1% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 12% 86% 1% < 1% 235

Frequency of reading scripture among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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% 10% 8% 48% 1% 320
Once or twice a month 10% 12% 12% 66% < 1% 150
Several times a year 7% 6% 10% 77% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 5% 4% 8% 83% 1% 235

Interpreting scripture among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 320. 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 18% 29% 3% 40% 10% 320
Once or twice a month 6% 23% < 1% 68% 3% 150
Several times a year 8% 33% 1% 56% 3% 127
Seldom/never 7% 15% 1% 69% 9% 235

Belief in Heaven among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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% 39% 11% 320
Once or twice a month 37% 55% 8% 150
Several times a year 40% 50% 10% 127
Seldom/never 30% 58% 12% 235

Belief in Hell among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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 29% 62% 9% 320
Once or twice a month 17% 80% 4% 150
Several times a year 19% 76% 4% 127
Seldom/never 18% 73% 9% 235

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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 33% 13% 55% 320
Once or twice a month 23% 6% 71% 150
Several times a year 27% 7% 66% 127
Seldom/never 20% 7% 73% 235

Political ideology among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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 29% 33% 34% 4% 320
Once or twice a month 16% 31% 52% < 1% 150
Several times a year 16% 34% 46% 4% 127
Seldom/never 15% 34% 48% 2% 235

Views about size of government among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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 40% 53% 5% 2% 320
Once or twice a month 37% 59% 1% 3% 150
Several times a year 45% 47% 4% 5% 127
Seldom/never 40% 54% 3% 3% 235

Views about government aid to the poor among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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% 59% 4% 3% 320
Once or twice a month 26% 72% < 1% 2% 150
Several times a year 35% 61% 3% 1% 127
Seldom/never 23% 71% 3% 3% 235

Views about abortion among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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 71% 25% 4% 320
Once or twice a month 90% 8% 1% 150
Several times a year 85% 14% 1% 127
Seldom/never 94% 5% 1% 235

Views about homosexuality among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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 71% 25% 3% 1% 320
Once or twice a month 90% 10% < 1% < 1% 150
Several times a year 84% 13% 1% 1% 127
Seldom/never 87% 10% 2% 1% 235

Views about same-sex marriage among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 320. 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% 25% 8% 320
Once or twice a month 88% 11% 1% 150
Several times a year 83% 13% 4% 127
Seldom/never 82% 14% 4% 235

Views about environmental regulation among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 320. 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 30% 66% 2% 2% 320
Once or twice a month 18% 80% 1% 1% 150
Several times a year 26% 72% < 1% 2% 127
Seldom/never 22% 74% 3% 1% 235

Views about human evolution among Jews by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of Jews who say humans…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 = 320. 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 42% 22% 7% 24% 5% 320
Once or twice a month 68% 13% 6% 13% 1% 150
Several times a year 59% 20% 5% 14% 2% 127
Seldom/never 75% 14% 1% 9% 2% 235