DemographicInformation

Age distribution among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who are ages…

Racial and ethnic composition 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,410. 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.
White 30% 37% 22% 11% 5,410
Black 43% 37% 16% 5% 527
Asian 51% 33% 14% 2% 258
Latino 46% 41% 9% 4% 766
Other/Mixed 39% 38% 19% 4% 359

Generational cohort among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Racial and ethnic composition Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,410. 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.
White 18% 20% 28% 26% 7% < 1% 5,410
Black 26% 27% 27% 17% 3% < 1% 527
Asian 34% 25% 26% 15% < 1% < 1% 258
Latino 32% 26% 30% 10% 2% < 1% 766
Other/Mixed 28% 20% 29% 20% 3% < 1% 359

Gender composition among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Racial and ethnic composition Men Women Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 57% 43% 5,490
Black 56% 44% 534
Asian 54% 46% 263
Latino 58% 42% 775
Other/Mixed 56% 44% 365

Immigrant status among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Racial and ethnic composition Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,435. 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.
White 5% 8% 87% 5,435
Black 9% 7% 84% 512
Asian 57% 32% 10% 256
Latino 41% 30% 30% 762
Other/Mixed 6% 14% 79% 354

Income distribution among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who have a household income of…

Racial and ethnic composition Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 4,996. 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.
White 28% 20% 29% 24% 4,996
Black 53% 19% 18% 9% 466
Asian 21% 29% 18% 32% 230
Latino 48% 20% 21% 11% 678
Other/Mixed 40% 25% 18% 17% 325

Educational distribution among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who have completed…

Racial and ethnic composition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,479. 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.
White 35% 33% 20% 13% 5,479
Black 53% 32% 11% 4% 532
Asian 26% 29% 25% 20% 261
Latino 52% 31% 12% 5% 772
Other/Mixed 42% 35% 15% 9% 364

Marital status among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Racial and ethnic composition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,471. 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.
White 42% 12% 12% 3% 31% 5,471
Black 17% 12% 10% 3% 58% 534
Asian 38% 5% 4% < 1% 53% 262
Latino 29% 13% 11% 2% 46% 771
Other/Mixed 33% 10% 10% 4% 43% 361

Parent of children under 18 among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Racial and ethnic composition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,478. 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.
White 24% 76% 5,478
Black 33% 67% 533
Asian 20% 80% 262
Latino 34% 66% 771
Other/Mixed 26% 74% 364

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who say they…

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 21% 23% 12% 1% 38% 7% 5,490
Black 57% 21% 9% 1% 10% 3% 534
Asian 14% 17% 16% < 1% 48% 6% 263
Latino 36% 23% 13% < 1% 26% 2% 775
Other/Mixed 39% 23% 7% 1% 23% 7% 365

Importance of religion in one's life among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who say religion is…

Racial and ethnic composition Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 8% 20% 27% 44% 1% 5,490
Black 34% 28% 18% 19% < 1% 534
Asian 7% 16% 36% 39% 1% 263
Latino 24% 24% 21% 30% 1% 775
Other/Mixed 14% 31% 24% 29% 1% 365

Attendance at religious services among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who attend religious services…

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 3% 20% 77% < 1% 5,490
Black 12% 37% 51% < 1% 534
Asian 3% 29% 67% < 1% 263
Latino 6% 30% 64% < 1% 775
Other/Mixed 7% 26% 67% 1% 365

Frequency of prayer among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who pray…

Racial and ethnic composition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 15% 10% 6% 69% 1% 5,490
Black 41% 18% 10% 31% 1% 534
Asian 10% 7% 8% 74% 1% 263
Latino 29% 12% 9% 51% < 1% 775
Other/Mixed 30% 13% 4% 52% < 1% 365

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

% of the Unaffiliated who attend prayer group…

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 3% 2% 3% 93% < 1% 5,490
Black 16% 10% 6% 68% < 1% 534
Asian 5% 3% 7% 86% < 1% 263
Latino 8% 6% 6% 81% < 1% 775
Other/Mixed 4% 2% 4% 89% 1% 365

Frequency of meditation among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who meditate…

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 22% 10% 5% 62% 1% 5,490
Black 38% 7% 4% 50% 1% 534
Asian 18% 13% 4% 62% 4% 263
Latino 34% 11% 5% 49% 1% 775
Other/Mixed 37% 8% 4% 50% < 1% 365

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 36% 16% 11% 35% 2% 5,490
Black 51% 18% 8% 20% 3% 534
Asian 30% 16% 18% 34% 1% 263
Latino 49% 13% 12% 24% 2% 775
Other/Mixed 49% 16% 7% 25% 2% 365

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 47% 17% 12% 24% 1% 5,490
Black 49% 14% 7% 29% 1% 534
Asian 29% 17% 27% 26% 2% 263
Latino 50% 15% 12% 22% 2% 775
Other/Mixed 51% 16% 10% 20% 1% 365

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 5% 18% 59% 16% 2% 5,490
Black 17% 13% 56% 11% 3% 534
Asian 4% 25% 43% 26% 1% 263
Latino 11% 18% 49% 19% 2% 775
Other/Mixed 8% 16% 57% 16% 2% 365

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who say…

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 21% 78% 1% 1% 5,490
Black 21% 76% 1% 2% 534
Asian 9% 90% 1% < 1% 263
Latino 22% 75% 1% 2% 775
Other/Mixed 19% 76% 3% 2% 365

Frequency of reading scripture among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who read scripture…

Racial and ethnic composition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 5% 4% 5% 85% < 1% 5,490
Black 28% 11% 6% 55% < 1% 534
Asian 7% 7% 8% 79% < 1% 263
Latino 15% 8% 8% 68% 1% 775
Other/Mixed 14% 6% 9% 69% 1% 365

Interpreting scripture among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who say the holy scripture is…

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 6% 10% 1% 77% 7% 5,490
Black 30% 15% 1% 48% 6% 534
Asian 4% 6% < 1% 82% 8% 263
Latino 17% 14% 1% 61% 7% 775
Other/Mixed 7% 14% 1% 66% 11% 365

Belief in Heaven among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who …in heaven

Racial and ethnic composition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 33% 57% 9% 5,490
Black 65% 27% 7% 534
Asian 25% 67% 8% 263
Latino 44% 47% 9% 775
Other/Mixed 41% 47% 12% 365

Belief in Hell among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who …in hell

Racial and ethnic composition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 23% 69% 8% 5,490
Black 51% 42% 7% 534
Asian 19% 72% 9% 263
Latino 34% 57% 9% 775
Other/Mixed 30% 59% 11% 365

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who identify as…

Racial and ethnic composition Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 27% 20% 53% 5,490
Black 11% 18% 71% 534
Asian 22% 26% 51% 263
Latino 17% 31% 52% 775
Other/Mixed 20% 28% 52% 365

Political ideology among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who are…

Racial and ethnic composition Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 17% 36% 39% 7% 5,490
Black 22% 36% 32% 10% 534
Asian 15% 38% 38% 10% 263
Latino 20% 33% 39% 8% 775
Other/Mixed 17% 32% 41% 10% 365

Views about size of government among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who would rather have…

Racial and ethnic composition Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 52% 41% 4% 4% 5,490
Black 28% 67% 2% 3% 534
Asian 40% 55% 3% 2% 263
Latino 35% 59% 2% 4% 775
Other/Mixed 46% 45% 3% 5% 365

Views about government aid to the poor among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

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

Racial and ethnic composition Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 37% 58% 4% 2% 5,490
Black 30% 65% 4% 2% 534
Asian 34% 62% 3% 1% 263
Latino 38% 55% 5% 2% 775
Other/Mixed 34% 60% 3% 3% 365

Views about abortion among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who say abortion should be…

Racial and ethnic composition Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 78% 19% 4% 5,490
Black 56% 39% 4% 534
Asian 77% 17% 6% 263
Latino 60% 36% 4% 775
Other/Mixed 70% 24% 6% 365

Views about homosexuality among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who say homosexuality…

Racial and ethnic composition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 86% 10% 3% 2% 5,490
Black 66% 27% 4% 2% 534
Asian 84% 12% 1% 4% 263
Latino 78% 16% 3% 3% 775
Other/Mixed 81% 12% 2% 5% 365

Views about same-sex marriage among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who …same-sex marriage

Racial and ethnic composition Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 81% 13% 6% 5,490
Black 58% 35% 6% 534
Asian 81% 15% 4% 263
Latino 72% 21% 7% 775
Other/Mixed 78% 16% 6% 365

Views about environmental regulation among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who say…

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 27% 69% 2% 2% 5,490
Black 29% 66% 3% 2% 534
Asian 27% 66% 3% 4% 263
Latino 29% 64% 3% 5% 775
Other/Mixed 26% 66% 4% 4% 365

Views about human evolution among the Unaffiliated by race/ethnicity

% of the Unaffiliated who say humans…

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 5,490. 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.
White 70% 12% 4% 11% 2% 5,490
Black 38% 23% 3% 31% 4% 534
Asian 70% 10% 4% 12% 4% 263
Latino 50% 20% 4% 23% 4% 775
Other/Mixed 55% 17% 5% 21% 3% 365