Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Michigan

% of adults in Michigan who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 982. 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 50% 27% 11% 11% 1% 982
2007 54% 30% 8% 7% 1% 1,275

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Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Michigan by religious group

% of adults in Michigan who say religion is…

Religious tradition Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important 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 53% 32% 11% 4% 1% 197
Evangelical Protestant 74% 22% 1% 2% 1% 240
Mainline Protestant 51% 34% 12% 2% 1% 185
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 9% 26% 28% 36% 1% 207

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who are ages…

Importance of religion in one's life 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 496. 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.
Very important 15% 30% 32% 23% 496
Somewhat important 25% 31% 28% 16% 244
Not too important 34% 38% 19% 10% 106
Not at all important 28% 38% 22% 12% 103

Generational cohort among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 496. 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.
Very important 9% 10% 25% 39% 15% 1% 496
Somewhat important 16% 14% 26% 32% 10% 2% 244
Not too important 18% 22% 31% 22% 5% 1% 106
Not at all important 18% 17% 31% 31% 3% < 1% 103

Gender composition among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 43% 57% 513
Somewhat important 50% 50% 247
Not too important 54% 46% 107
Not at all important 64% 36% 104

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who identify as…

Importance of religion in one's life White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 505. 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.
Very important 71% 20% 2% 3% 4% 505
Somewhat important 84% 9% 1% 4% 2% 245
Not too important 88% 7% < 1% 2% 3% 107
Not at all important 88% 4% < 1% 5% 3% 102

Immigrant status among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 508. 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.
Very important 6% 7% 88% 508
Somewhat important 7% 10% 84% 245
Not too important 6% 4% 90% 107
Not at all important 9% 7% 84% 103

Income distribution among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

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

Importance of religion in one's life Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 433. 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.
Very important 38% 21% 31% 10% 433
Somewhat important 37% 20% 26% 17% 219

Educational distribution among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who have completed…

Importance of religion in one's life High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 506. 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.
Very important 42% 34% 15% 9% 506
Somewhat important 46% 32% 13% 9% 247
Not too important 28% 42% 17% 12% 107
Not at all important 30% 40% 20% 10% 104

Marital status among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 508. 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.
Very important 55% 4% 13% 9% 19% 508
Somewhat important 48% 12% 8% 6% 26% 246
Not too important 45% 13% 10% 3% 28% 106
Not at all important 37% 13% 17% 3% 30% 104

Parent of children under 18 among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 510. 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.
Very important 27% 73% 510
Somewhat important 33% 67% 247
Not too important 34% 66% 107
Not at all important 23% 77% 104

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who say they…

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 513. 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.
Very important 90% 8% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 513
Somewhat important 55% 37% 4% < 1% 3% 1% 247
Not too important 18% 43% 14% < 1% 20% 5% 107
Not at all important 13% 21% 12% < 1% 47% 6% 104

Attendance at religious services among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who attend religious services…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 58% 31% 11% < 1% 513
Somewhat important 14% 52% 33% < 1% 247
Not too important 1% 33% 66% < 1% 107
Not at all important < 1% 13% 87% < 1% 104

Frequency of prayer among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who pray…

Importance of religion in one's life At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 81% 13% 3% 3% 1% 513
Somewhat important 37% 28% 10% 24% 1% 247
Not too important 13% 15% 12% 59% < 1% 107
Not at all important 9% 8% 5% 78% < 1% 104

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who attend prayer group…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 37% 16% 10% 35% 2% 513
Somewhat important 6% 8% 4% 81% < 1% 247
Not too important < 1% 1% 3% 96% < 1% 107
Not at all important < 1% 2% 1% 97% < 1% 104

Frequency of meditation among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who meditate…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 50% 8% 3% 37% 2% 513
Somewhat important 23% 11% 6% 60% < 1% 247
Not too important 27% 1% 5% 66% < 1% 107
Not at all important 20% 3% 3% 73% < 1% 104

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

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

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 76% 10% 6% 6% 2% 513
Somewhat important 37% 28% 17% 18% 1% 247
Not too important 38% 15% 6% 40% 1% 107
Not at all important 34% 13% 10% 42% < 1% 104

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

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

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 47% 18% 10% 22% 3% 513
Somewhat important 32% 18% 20% 29% 2% 247
Not too important 38% 15% 13% 34% < 1% 107
Not at all important 45% 14% 12% 29% < 1% 104

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

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

Importance of religion in one's life Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 55% 5% 32% 5% 3% 513
Somewhat important 13% 9% 66% 9% 3% 247
Not too important 4% 16% 65% 13% 1% 107
Not at all important 1% 13% 66% 18% 3% 104

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who say…

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 513. 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.
Very important 46% 50% 3% 1% 513
Somewhat important 27% 72% < 1% 1% 247
Not too important 16% 80% 4% 1% 107
Not at all important 29% 70% < 1% 1% 104

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who read scripture…

Importance of religion in one's life At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 56% 10% 9% 23% 2% 513
Somewhat important 11% 16% 14% 60% < 1% 247
Not too important 3% 9% 3% 84% < 1% 107
Not at all important 3% 3% 2% 91% < 1% 104

Interpreting scripture among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

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

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 513. 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.
Very important 48% 33% 5% 9% 6% 513
Somewhat important 16% 40% 2% 34% 8% 247
Not too important 5% 16% < 1% 69% 10% 107
Not at all important 4% 5% 1% 84% 6% 104

Belief in Heaven among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who …in heaven

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 87% 5% 8% 513
Somewhat important 78% 14% 8% 247
Not too important 59% 35% 6% 107
Not at all important 17% 72% 11% 104

Belief in Hell among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who …in hell

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 75% 17% 8% 513
Somewhat important 62% 29% 9% 247
Not too important 39% 55% 6% 107
Not at all important 15% 79% 6% 104

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who identify as…

Importance of religion in one's life Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 40% 17% 43% 513
Somewhat important 34% 19% 47% 247
Not too important 26% 18% 56% 107
Not at all important 17% 24% 58% 104

Political ideology among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who are…

Importance of religion in one's life Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 48% 23% 20% 9% 513
Somewhat important 29% 43% 21% 8% 247
Not too important 18% 48% 31% 3% 107
Not at all important 12% 34% 42% 12% 104

Views about size of government among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who would rather have…

Importance of religion in one's life Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 58% 35% 3% 4% 513
Somewhat important 53% 40% 3% 4% 247
Not too important 51% 40% 4% 5% 107
Not at all important 53% 41% 2% 4% 104

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

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

Importance of religion in one's life Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 47% 47% 4% 2% 513
Somewhat important 44% 53% 3% 1% 247
Not too important 44% 50% 4% 2% 107
Not at all important 37% 58% 4% 2% 104

Views about abortion among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who say abortion should be…

Importance of religion in one's life Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 39% 56% 5% 513
Somewhat important 65% 33% 2% 247
Not too important 75% 23% 3% 107
Not at all important 77% 19% 4% 104

Views about homosexuality among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who say homosexuality…

Importance of religion in one's life Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 44% 46% 8% 3% 513
Somewhat important 74% 20% 4% 2% 247
Not too important 83% 12% 3% 3% 107
Not at all important 91% 6% 3% 1% 104

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who …same-sex marriage

Importance of religion in one's life Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 513. 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.
Very important 36% 57% 7% 513
Somewhat important 64% 27% 9% 247
Not too important 76% 17% 7% 107
Not at all important 78% 14% 9% 104

Views about environmental regulation among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who say…

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 513. 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.
Very important 42% 47% 5% 7% 513
Somewhat important 36% 58% 2% 4% 247
Not too important 32% 63% 4% 1% 107
Not at all important 24% 70% 3% 4% 104

Views about human evolution among adults in Michigan by importance of religion

% of adults in Michigan who say humans…

Importance of religion in one's life 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
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Very important 12% 27% 4% 51% 6% 513
Somewhat important 40% 25% 4% 27% 3% 247
Not too important 64% 18% 3% 13% 3% 107
Not at all important 75% 10% 3% 9% 3% 104