Frequency of prayer among the Unaffiliated

% of the Unaffiliated who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,556. 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 20% 11% 7% 62% 1% 7,556
2007 22% 13% 7% 56% 2% 5,048

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who are ages…

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,302. 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 daily 26% 40% 25% 9% 1,302
Weekly 31% 41% 22% 6% 743
Monthly 36% 40% 18% 6% 476
Seldom/never 38% 35% 17% 10% 4,873

Generational cohort among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,302. 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 daily 14% 19% 32% 28% 6% < 1% 1,302
Weekly 19% 21% 32% 24% 3% < 1% 743
Monthly 23% 24% 28% 21% 3% < 1% 476
Seldom/never 25% 22% 26% 21% 6% 1% 4,873

Gender composition among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 43% 57% 1,333
Weekly 48% 52% 754
Monthly 55% 45% 480
Seldom/never 63% 37% 4,941

Racial and ethnic composition among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,286. 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 daily 52% 19% 3% 19% 7% 1,286
Weekly 62% 15% 3% 15% 5% 741
Monthly 62% 13% 6% 16% 3% 476
Seldom/never 75% 4% 6% 11% 4% 4,880

Immigrant status among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,294. 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 daily 16% 9% 75% 1,294
Weekly 11% 10% 79% 745
Monthly 15% 13% 72% 469
Seldom/never 12% 13% 75% 4,882

Income distribution among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who have a household income of…

Frequency of prayer Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,164. 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 daily 48% 21% 20% 12% 1,164
Weekly 44% 18% 22% 16% 672
Monthly 34% 21% 26% 19% 438
Seldom/never 26% 21% 29% 25% 4,482

Educational distribution among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,324. 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 daily 48% 33% 12% 7% 1,324
Weekly 46% 33% 14% 7% 750
Monthly 45% 32% 15% 8% 478
Seldom/never 33% 32% 21% 13% 4,933

Marital status among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,324. 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 daily 36% 11% 16% 5% 32% 1,324
Weekly 36% 12% 13% 3% 35% 751
Monthly 38% 14% 9% 3% 36% 479
Seldom/never 38% 11% 10% 2% 38% 4,924

Parent of children under 18 among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,331. 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 daily 30% 70% 1,331
Weekly 34% 66% 751
Monthly 27% 73% 478
Seldom/never 23% 77% 4,924

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who say they…

Frequency of prayer Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 68% 22% 6% 1% 1% 1% 1,333
Weekly 50% 36% 10% < 1% 1% 2% 754
Monthly 29% 37% 17% 1% 11% 4% 480
Seldom/never 9% 18% 13% 1% 52% 8% 4,941

Importance of religion in one's life among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who say religion is…

Frequency of prayer Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 44% 31% 13% 11% 2% 1,333
Weekly 18% 45% 24% 12% 1% 754
Monthly 8% 41% 32% 18% 1% 480
Seldom/never 2% 12% 29% 55% 1% 4,941

Attendance at religious services among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who attend religious services…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 14% 35% 50% < 1% 1,333
Weekly 5% 39% 56% < 1% 754
Monthly 2% 35% 63% < 1% 480
Seldom/never 1% 16% 82% < 1% 4,941

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who attend prayer group…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 18% 9% 7% 65% < 1% 1,333
Weekly 5% 6% 8% 80% < 1% 754
Monthly 2% 3% 8% 88% < 1% 480
Seldom/never 1% 1% 1% 97% < 1% 4,941

Frequency of meditation among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who meditate…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 52% 7% 2% 37% 2% 1,333
Weekly 32% 12% 5% 50% 1% 754
Monthly 22% 18% 7% 52% 1% 480
Seldom/never 17% 9% 5% 67% 1% 4,941

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 65% 13% 8% 12% 2% 1,333
Weekly 49% 18% 13% 20% 1% 754
Monthly 36% 21% 16% 25% 2% 480
Seldom/never 30% 16% 11% 41% 2% 4,941

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 53% 13% 9% 23% 1% 1,333
Weekly 51% 16% 10% 23% 1% 754
Monthly 43% 20% 14% 22% 1% 480
Seldom/never 44% 17% 13% 25% 1% 4,941

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 21% 14% 53% 8% 4% 1,333
Weekly 13% 16% 60% 11% 1% 754
Monthly 5% 19% 61% 13% 2% 480
Seldom/never 2% 19% 57% 21% 2% 4,941

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who say…

Frequency of prayer There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 26% 70% 2% 2% 1,333
Weekly 25% 73% 1% 1% 754
Monthly 21% 78% 2% < 1% 480
Seldom/never 18% 81% 1% 1% 4,941

Frequency of reading scripture among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who read scripture…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 33% 12% 7% 47% 1% 1,333
Weekly 12% 11% 10% 68% < 1% 754
Monthly 5% 8% 10% 77% < 1% 480
Seldom/never 2% 3% 4% 91% < 1% 4,941

Interpreting scripture among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of prayer Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 27% 21% 2% 40% 10% 1,333
Weekly 18% 23% 1% 50% 9% 754
Monthly 7% 17% 1% 65% 9% 480
Seldom/never 3% 5% < 1% 86% 5% 4,941

Belief in Heaven among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 70% 21% 9% 1,333
Weekly 66% 23% 11% 754
Monthly 56% 33% 11% 480
Seldom/never 20% 71% 9% 4,941

Belief in Hell among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 52% 39% 8% 1,333
Weekly 48% 42% 10% 754
Monthly 38% 53% 9% 480
Seldom/never 15% 78% 7% 4,941

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 24% 26% 50% 1,333
Weekly 28% 24% 48% 754
Monthly 25% 23% 52% 480
Seldom/never 22% 21% 57% 4,941

Political ideology among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 26% 33% 31% 10% 1,333
Weekly 21% 39% 32% 8% 754
Monthly 18% 38% 38% 6% 480
Seldom/never 15% 36% 42% 7% 4,941

Views about size of government among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 44% 48% 4% 5% 1,333
Weekly 47% 48% 2% 3% 754
Monthly 47% 47% 3% 3% 480
Seldom/never 48% 45% 3% 4% 4,941

Views about government aid to the poor among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of prayer Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 35% 57% 5% 3% 1,333
Weekly 41% 53% 3% 2% 754
Monthly 39% 55% 4% 2% 480
Seldom/never 35% 60% 3% 1% 4,941

Views about abortion among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who say abortion should be…

Frequency of prayer Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 56% 38% 6% 1,333
Weekly 65% 31% 4% 754
Monthly 67% 28% 5% 480
Seldom/never 81% 16% 3% 4,941

Views about homosexuality among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 69% 23% 4% 4% 1,333
Weekly 79% 15% 3% 3% 754
Monthly 84% 11% 2% 2% 480
Seldom/never 88% 8% 2% 2% 4,941

Views about same-sex marriage among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 60% 31% 9% 1,333
Weekly 71% 21% 8% 754
Monthly 75% 19% 6% 480
Seldom/never 85% 11% 5% 4,941

Views about environmental regulation among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who say…

Frequency of prayer Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 34% 59% 3% 4% 1,333
Weekly 34% 61% 2% 3% 754
Monthly 30% 66% 2% 2% 480
Seldom/never 24% 72% 2% 2% 4,941

Views about human evolution among the Unaffiliated by frequency of prayer

% of the Unaffiliated who say humans…

Frequency of prayer Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,333. 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 daily 31% 28% 6% 31% 5% 1,333
Weekly 40% 28% 5% 24% 3% 754
Monthly 53% 19% 5% 20% 3% 480
Seldom/never 79% 8% 4% 8% 2% 4,941