Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in New York

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

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 = 1,966. 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 52% 16% 11% 20% 2% 1,966
2007 44% 14% 14% 24% 4% 1,933

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Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in New York by religious group

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

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 55% 17% 10% 16% 2% 635
Evangelical Protestant 72% 17% 8% 3% < 1% 182
Jewish 42% 14% 11% 31% 2% 166
Mainline Protestant 52% 17% 12% 17% 1% 256
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 15% 12% 34% 3% 470

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 994. 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% 34% 28% 20% 994
Once or twice a month 31% 34% 24% 12% 303
Several times a year 28% 31% 26% 15% 202
Seldom/never 27% 32% 24% 17% 377

Generational cohort among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 994. 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 11% 13% 27% 34% 12% 2% 994
Once or twice a month 18% 18% 28% 27% 9% < 1% 303
Several times a year 17% 18% 25% 30% 9% 2% 202
Seldom/never 18% 15% 27% 28% 11% 2% 377

Gender composition among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 41% 59% 1,019
Once or twice a month 50% 50% 315
Several times a year 44% 56% 204
Seldom/never 61% 39% 385

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 999. 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 54% 17% 5% 18% 5% 999
Once or twice a month 62% 13% 7% 14% 4% 310
Several times a year 62% 11% 5% 19% 3% 200
Seldom/never 72% 9% 4% 14% 1% 379

Immigrant status among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,000. 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% 18% 54% 1,000
Once or twice a month 26% 17% 57% 308
Several times a year 16% 18% 66% 201
Seldom/never 18% 17% 65% 377

Income distribution among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who have a household income of…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 848. 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% 18% 26% 18% 848
Once or twice a month 26% 18% 30% 25% 270
Several times a year 34% 18% 25% 22% 175
Seldom/never 28% 22% 31% 19% 333

Educational distribution among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,015. 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 41% 28% 18% 13% 1,015
Once or twice a month 37% 27% 23% 13% 312
Several times a year 34% 30% 20% 16% 203
Seldom/never 41% 29% 17% 13% 382

Marital status among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,015. 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 47% 6% 12% 7% 28% 1,015
Once or twice a month 45% 7% 9% 4% 34% 314
Several times a year 38% 8% 7% 5% 43% 203
Seldom/never 41% 11% 9% 7% 32% 381

Parent of children under 18 among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,016. 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 27% 73% 1,016
Once or twice a month 28% 72% 314
Several times a year 19% 81% 204
Seldom/never 24% 76% 385

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who say they…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 70% 16% 4% 1% 7% 2% 1,019
Once or twice a month 50% 23% 12% < 1% 12% 2% 315
Several times a year 46% 34% 9% 2% 8% 1% 204
Seldom/never 27% 25% 13% 1% 27% 6% 385

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who say religion is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 62% 20% 8% 9% 1% 1,019
Once or twice a month 39% 36% 12% 13% 1% 315
Several times a year 27% 41% 16% 15% 1% 204
Seldom/never 15% 33% 21% 30% 1% 385

Attendance at religious services among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who attend religious services…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 43% 30% 27% < 1% 1,019
Once or twice a month 24% 44% 32% 1% 315
Several times a year 12% 44% 43% < 1% 204
Seldom/never 7% 33% 60% < 1% 385

Frequency of prayer among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 67% 14% 3% 15% 1% 1,019
Once or twice a month 38% 19% 13% 30% < 1% 315
Several times a year 30% 23% 13% 34% 1% 204
Seldom/never 15% 13% 9% 63% 1% 385

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who attend prayer group…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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% 8% 7% 55% 1% 1,019
Once or twice a month 8% 13% 8% 69% 1% 315
Several times a year 7% 6% 9% 77% 1% 204
Seldom/never 3% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 385

Frequency of meditation among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who meditate…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 55% 8% 3% 32% 2% 1,019
Once or twice a month 30% 14% 9% 46% < 1% 315
Several times a year 22% 10% 16% 50% 2% 204
Seldom/never 12% 7% 3% 74% 4% 385

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

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

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 58% 12% 10% 18% 2% 1,019
Once or twice a month 44% 25% 15% 15% 1% 315
Several times a year 30% 18% 29% 22% 1% 204
Seldom/never 33% 13% 11% 42% 1% 385

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

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

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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% 13% 43% 7% 3% 1,019
Once or twice a month 23% 19% 48% 8% 2% 315
Several times a year 12% 10% 61% 14% 2% 204
Seldom/never 8% 16% 61% 12% 3% 385

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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% 67% 2% 2% 1,019
Once or twice a month 23% 75% 1% 1% 315
Several times a year 19% 78% 2% 1% 204
Seldom/never 21% 78% < 1% 1% 385

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who read scripture…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 44% 7% 8% 40% 2% 1,019
Once or twice a month 15% 17% 13% 55% 1% 315
Several times a year 9% 7% 14% 70% < 1% 204
Seldom/never 4% 4% 7% 85% < 1% 385

Interpreting scripture among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 33% 26% 3% 31% 7% 1,019
Once or twice a month 19% 25% 2% 47% 6% 315
Several times a year 12% 28% 1% 50% 9% 204
Seldom/never 11% 17% 1% 65% 7% 385

Belief in Heaven among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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% 18% 8% 1,019
Once or twice a month 68% 27% 5% 315
Several times a year 62% 30% 8% 204
Seldom/never 51% 44% 5% 385

Belief in Hell among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 56% 34% 10% 1,019
Once or twice a month 48% 46% 7% 315
Several times a year 46% 45% 10% 204
Seldom/never 34% 58% 8% 385

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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% 20% 51% 1,019
Once or twice a month 28% 18% 55% 315
Several times a year 22% 16% 62% 204
Seldom/never 28% 22% 51% 385

Political ideology among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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% 32% 28% 5% 1,019
Once or twice a month 25% 37% 32% 6% 315
Several times a year 22% 38% 35% 5% 204
Seldom/never 23% 32% 36% 9% 385

Views about size of government among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 40% 53% 4% 3% 1,019
Once or twice a month 37% 59% 1% 3% 315
Several times a year 42% 54% 2% 3% 204
Seldom/never 49% 46% 2% 3% 385

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

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

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 37% 55% 7% 1% 1,019
Once or twice a month 37% 59% 3% 2% 315
Several times a year 42% 55% 3% 1% 204
Seldom/never 41% 51% 4% 4% 385

Views about abortion among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who say abortion should be…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 59% 37% 4% 1,019
Once or twice a month 68% 29% 3% 315
Several times a year 72% 24% 4% 204
Seldom/never 69% 28% 4% 385

Views about homosexuality among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who say homosexuality…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 63% 28% 5% 4% 1,019
Once or twice a month 76% 19% 3% 2% 315
Several times a year 77% 15% 3% 5% 204
Seldom/never 79% 16% 2% 3% 385

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 55% 36% 9% 1,019
Once or twice a month 70% 27% 3% 315
Several times a year 68% 26% 6% 204
Seldom/never 71% 21% 8% 385

Views about environmental regulation among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who say…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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 31% 64% 3% 3% 1,019
Once or twice a month 29% 67% 2% 2% 315
Several times a year 26% 70% 1% 3% 204
Seldom/never 33% 62% 2% 4% 385

Views about human evolution among adults in New York by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in New York who say humans…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,019. 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% 26% 4% 37% 4% 1,019
Once or twice a month 43% 23% 4% 27% 4% 315
Several times a year 46% 25% 7% 20% 2% 204
Seldom/never 58% 18% 4% 17% 3% 385