Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in Massachusetts

% of adults in Massachusetts who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 704. 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 46% 15% 14% 24% 1% 704
2007 37% 14% 16% 30% 3% 748

Learn More: At least once a week, Once or twice a month, Several times a year, Seldom/never

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in Massachusetts by religious group

% of adults in Massachusetts who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
Catholic 38% 15% 15% 30% 2% 238
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 52% 16% 11% 19% 1% 209

Learn More: At least once a week, Seldom/never

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who are ages…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 325. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 22% 36% 26% 15% 325
Once or twice a month 35% 28% 26% 11% 100
Seldom/never 22% 32% 27% 18% 151

Generational cohort among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 325. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 15% 14% 29% 30% 10% 1% 325
Once or twice a month 20% 18% 25% 30% 6% 1% 100
Seldom/never 13% 15% 26% 32% 12% 3% 151

Gender composition among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 49% 51% 336
Once or twice a month 39% 61% 100
Several times a year 62% 38% 100
Seldom/never 45% 55% 158

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 325. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 74% 8% 3% 11% 4% 325
Several times a year 84% 5% 4% 6% 1% 100
Seldom/never 83% 4% 2% 6% 5% 153

Immigrant status among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 335. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 13% 16% 71% 335
Seldom/never 13% 16% 71% 156

Income distribution among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 285. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 28% 16% 27% 30% 285
Seldom/never 36% 19% 24% 21% 127

Educational distribution among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who have completed…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 335. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 35% 28% 20% 17% 335
Once or twice a month 30% 26% 21% 23% 100
Several times a year 36% 20% 25% 19% 100
Seldom/never 38% 31% 20% 10% 157

Marital status among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 332. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 42% 10% 12% 7% 29% 332
Once or twice a month 38% 8% 13% 5% 35% 100
Several times a year 58% 8% 12% 5% 17% 100
Seldom/never 39% 8% 11% 10% 31% 158

Parent of children under 18 among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 335. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 26% 74% 335
Once or twice a month 32% 68% 100
Several times a year 26% 74% 100
Seldom/never 23% 77% 156

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who say they…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 45% 23% 10% 2% 16% 4% 336
Once or twice a month 24% 33% 16% 1% 22% 4% 100
Several times a year 34% 35% 4% < 1% 22% 5% 100
Seldom/never 43% 23% 10% 3% 16% 3% 158

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 38% 25% 12% 24% 1% 336
Once or twice a month 18% 42% 29% 11% < 1% 100
Several times a year 28% 39% 17% 16% < 1% 100
Seldom/never 35% 29% 16% 20% 1% 158

Attendance at religious services among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 25% 32% 43% < 1% 336
Once or twice a month 19% 42% 39% < 1% 100
Several times a year 21% 31% 48% < 1% 100
Seldom/never 21% 29% 49% < 1% 158

Frequency of prayer among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who pray…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 45% 13% 6% 36% 1% 336
Once or twice a month 27% 19% 4% 47% 3% 100
Several times a year 28% 15% 14% 44% < 1% 100
Seldom/never 32% 14% 10% 43% 1% 158

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 16% 8% 6% 70% < 1% 336
Once or twice a month 5% 8% 7% 80% < 1% 100
Several times a year 5% 10% 2% 84% < 1% 100
Seldom/never 9% 5% 5% 80% 2% 158

Frequency of meditation among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who meditate…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 46% 10% 4% 39% 1% 336
Once or twice a month 24% 5% 7% 63% < 1% 100
Several times a year 18% 9% 10% 63% < 1% 100
Seldom/never 15% 11% 4% 69% 1% 158

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 60% 16% 7% 15% 1% 336
Once or twice a month 32% 27% 12% 29% < 1% 100
Several times a year 32% 16% 27% 24% 1% 100
Seldom/never 31% 17% 5% 44% 2% 158

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 17% 13% 51% 16% 3% 336
Once or twice a month 10% 18% 45% 26% 1% 100
Several times a year 14% 6% 67% 12% 1% 100
Seldom/never 12% 10% 65% 13% 1% 158

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 25% 72% 1% 2% 336
Once or twice a month 24% 71% 4% 1% 100
Several times a year 21% 77% 1% < 1% 100
Seldom/never 25% 71% 3% 1% 158

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 23% 8% 7% 62% < 1% 336
Once or twice a month 7% 3% 16% 71% 3% 100
Several times a year 6% 9% 14% 70% < 1% 100
Seldom/never 8% 13% 6% 74% < 1% 158

Interpreting scripture among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 16% 18% 2% 56% 7% 336
Once or twice a month 4% 18% 3% 69% 6% 100
Several times a year 16% 30% 4% 44% 6% 100
Seldom/never 14% 28% 1% 49% 8% 158

Belief in Heaven among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 51% 36% 14% 336
Once or twice a month 51% 41% 8% 100
Several times a year 63% 32% 5% 100
Seldom/never 57% 31% 12% 158

Belief in Hell among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who …in hell

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 34% 53% 13% 336
Once or twice a month 34% 56% 11% 100
Several times a year 34% 60% 6% 100
Seldom/never 40% 50% 10% 158

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who identify as…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 26% 16% 58% 336
Once or twice a month 25% 16% 58% 100
Several times a year 34% 13% 53% 100
Seldom/never 27% 18% 54% 158

Political ideology among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who are…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 22% 33% 36% 8% 336
Once or twice a month 22% 38% 38% 2% 100
Several times a year 21% 46% 33% < 1% 100
Seldom/never 27% 31% 37% 6% 158

Views about size of government among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 45% 45% 4% 6% 336
Once or twice a month 51% 46% 2% 1% 100
Several times a year 51% 45% < 1% 4% 100
Seldom/never 45% 48% 3% 4% 158

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 35% 59% 4% 2% 336
Once or twice a month 32% 64% 2% 2% 100
Several times a year 43% 54% 2% 1% 100
Seldom/never 46% 49% 1% 3% 158

Views about abortion among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 74% 22% 4% 336
Once or twice a month 81% 14% 4% 100
Several times a year 69% 29% 2% 100
Seldom/never 76% 21% 3% 158

Views about homosexuality among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 83% 11% 2% 3% 336
Once or twice a month 91% 9% < 1% 1% 100
Several times a year 72% 19% 3% 6% 100
Seldom/never 80% 12% 3% 4% 158

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 73% 17% 10% 336
Once or twice a month 86% 13% 1% 100
Several times a year 72% 24% 4% 100
Seldom/never 66% 24% 10% 158

Views about environmental regulation among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who say…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 29% 63% 3% 5% 336
Once or twice a month 26% 72% < 1% 2% 100
Several times a year 29% 71% < 1% < 1% 100
Seldom/never 39% 54% 2% 5% 158

Views about human evolution among adults in Massachusetts by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults in Massachusetts who say humans…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 = 336. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 51% 24% 6% 15% 4% 336
Once or twice a month 58% 17% 6% 18% 1% 100
Several times a year 44% 26% 2% 25% 3% 100
Seldom/never 46% 22% 7% 20% 5% 158