Party affiliation among the Unaffiliated

% of the Unaffiliated who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. 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 23% 22% 54% 7,556
2007 23% 23% 55% 5,048

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who are ages…

Party affiliation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,715. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 31% 39% 21% 10% 1,715
No lean 37% 39% 17% 6% 1,422
Democrat/lean Dem. 35% 36% 20% 10% 4,300

Generational cohort among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Party affiliation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,715. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 20% 20% 29% 24% 6% < 1% 1,715
No lean 22% 25% 30% 20% 3% < 1% 1,422
Democrat/lean Dem. 23% 21% 27% 23% 6% < 1% 4,300

Gender composition among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Party affiliation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 66% 34% 1,734
No lean 60% 40% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 51% 49% 4,348

Racial and ethnic composition among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who identify as…

Party affiliation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,707. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 78% 4% 5% 9% 4% 1,707
No lean 63% 8% 6% 18% 6% 1,422
Democrat/lean Dem. 67% 12% 5% 13% 4% 4,298

Immigrant status among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Party affiliation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,719. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 10% 10% 80% 1,719
No lean 18% 10% 72% 1,422
Democrat/lean Dem. 12% 14% 74% 4,294

Income distribution among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who have a household income of…

Party affiliation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,572. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 25% 21% 29% 24% 1,572
No lean 47% 20% 20% 12% 1,203
Democrat/lean Dem. 31% 20% 26% 23% 4,015

Educational distribution among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who have completed…

Party affiliation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,731. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 44% 33% 15% 8% 1,731
No lean 52% 31% 12% 5% 1,463
Democrat/lean Dem. 30% 33% 22% 15% 4,338

Marital status among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Party affiliation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,728. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 45% 9% 11% 3% 31% 1,728
No lean 31% 12% 14% 3% 40% 1,458
Democrat/lean Dem. 37% 12% 10% 3% 38% 4,337

Parent of children under 18 among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Party affiliation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,728. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 27% 73% 1,728
No lean 29% 71% 1,468
Democrat/lean Dem. 24% 76% 4,336

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who say they…

Party affiliation 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 = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 30% 27% 12% 1% 25% 6% 1,734
No lean 34% 22% 10% 1% 27% 6% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 22% 20% 12% < 1% 40% 6% 4,348

Importance of religion in one's life among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who say religion is…

Party affiliation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 13% 25% 29% 32% 1% 1,734
No lean 16% 24% 23% 35% 2% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 11% 19% 26% 44% 1% 4,348

Attendance at religious services among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who attend religious services…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 5% 25% 70% < 1% 1,734
No lean 6% 24% 70% 1% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 3% 23% 73% < 1% 4,348

Frequency of prayer among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who pray…

Party affiliation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 20% 13% 7% 59% < 1% 1,734
No lean 23% 11% 7% 58% 1% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 18% 9% 7% 65% 1% 4,348

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

% of the Unaffiliated who attend prayer group…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 5% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 1,734
No lean 6% 4% 4% 85% < 1% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 4% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 4,348

Frequency of meditation among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who meditate…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 21% 10% 4% 65% 1% 1,734
No lean 29% 8% 4% 58% 2% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 27% 10% 6% 56% 1% 4,348

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among the Unaffiliated by political party

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

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 35% 15% 11% 38% 1% 1,734
No lean 42% 12% 10% 33% 3% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 41% 18% 11% 29% 2% 4,348

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among the Unaffiliated by political party

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

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 42% 15% 13% 29% 1% 1,734
No lean 46% 12% 11% 29% 2% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 49% 18% 12% 20% 1% 4,348

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among the Unaffiliated by political party

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

Party affiliation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 9% 13% 64% 12% 2% 1,734
No lean 10% 15% 58% 14% 4% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 5% 21% 53% 20% 2% 4,348

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who say…

Party affiliation 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 = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 28% 70% 1% 1% 1,734
No lean 22% 74% 2% 2% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 16% 82% 1% 1% 4,348

Frequency of reading scripture among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who read scripture…

Party affiliation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 9% 5% 6% 80% < 1% 1,734
No lean 12% 7% 6% 75% 1% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 8% 6% 6% 80% < 1% 4,348

Interpreting scripture among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who say the holy scripture is…

Party affiliation 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 = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 10% 14% 1% 67% 7% 1,734
No lean 13% 13% 2% 60% 11% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 8% 8% < 1% 78% 5% 4,348

Belief in Heaven among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who …in heaven

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 45% 45% 10% 1,734
No lean 43% 44% 13% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 32% 61% 8% 4,348

Belief in Hell among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who …in hell

Party affiliation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 33% 58% 9% 1,734
No lean 33% 55% 12% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 22% 72% 6% 4,348

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Party affiliation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 40% 44% 13% 4% 1,734
No lean 16% 36% 24% 23% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 9% 32% 55% 3% 4,348

Views about size of government among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who would rather have…

Party affiliation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 75% 22% 1% 1% 1,734
No lean 51% 38% 5% 6% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 33% 60% 4% 4% 4,348

Views about government aid to the poor among the Unaffiliated by political party

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

Party affiliation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 66% 29% 4% 2% 1,734
No lean 41% 49% 6% 4% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 21% 75% 3% 1% 4,348

Views about abortion among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who say abortion should be…

Party affiliation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 64% 31% 5% 1,734
No lean 60% 33% 8% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 82% 15% 2% 4,348

Views about homosexuality among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who say homosexuality…

Party affiliation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 74% 19% 3% 3% 1,734
No lean 75% 14% 6% 5% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 89% 8% 1% 1% 4,348

Views about same-sex marriage among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who …same-sex marriage

Party affiliation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 66% 26% 8% 1,734
No lean 69% 19% 12% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 86% 11% 3% 4,348

Views about environmental regulation among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who say…

Party affiliation 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 = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 49% 47% 3% 2% 1,734
No lean 33% 58% 3% 6% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 16% 81% 2% 2% 4,348

Views about human evolution among the Unaffiliated by political party

% of the Unaffiliated who say humans…

Party affiliation 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 = 1,734. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 57% 18% 4% 18% 3% 1,734
No lean 50% 17% 7% 21% 5% 1,474
Democrat/lean Dem. 71% 12% 4% 11% 2% 4,348