Frequency of meditation among adults in New York

% of adults in New York who meditate…

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 39% 9% 5% 45% 2% 1,966
2007 33% 9% 5% 52% 2% 1,933

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Frequency of meditation among adults in New York by religious group

% of adults in New York who meditate…

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 41% 9% 4% 45% 1% 635
Evangelical Protestant 56% 10% 4% 29% 2% 182
Jewish 24% 5% 6% 60% 5% 166
Mainline Protestant 30% 7% 5% 55% 3% 256
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 32% 10% 8% 49% 2% 470

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who are ages…

Frequency of meditation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 757. 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% 32% 28% 23% 757
Once or twice a month 28% 32% 19% 20% 168
Seldom/never 25% 33% 28% 14% 848

Generational cohort among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of meditation Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 757. 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 10% 12% 27% 34% 14% 3% 757
Once or twice a month 19% 15% 26% 25% 14% 1% 168
Seldom/never 16% 17% 25% 33% 8% 1% 848

Gender composition among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of meditation Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 56% 778
Once or twice a month 50% 50% 170
Several times a year 47% 53% 101
Seldom/never 49% 51% 873

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who identify as…

Frequency of meditation White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 758. 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% 18% 6% 22% 4% 758
Once or twice a month 58% 16% 7% 15% 4% 164
Several times a year 50% 15% 5% 22% 8% 101
Seldom/never 70% 10% 4% 11% 4% 864

Immigrant status among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of meditation Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 763. 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% 17% 50% 763
Once or twice a month 18% 21% 60% 167
Seldom/never 17% 18% 65% 857

Income distribution among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 644. 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% 17% 644
Once or twice a month 30% 20% 30% 20% 143
Seldom/never 31% 19% 30% 21% 749

Educational distribution among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who have completed…

Frequency of meditation High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 773. 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% 26% 16% 14% 773
Once or twice a month 35% 29% 20% 16% 170
Several times a year 29% 28% 30% 13% 100
Seldom/never 38% 30% 20% 12% 868

Marital status among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of meditation Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 772. 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% 6% 12% 9% 28% 772
Once or twice a month 43% 7% 7% 5% 37% 169
Several times a year 42% 4% 7% 4% 43% 101
Seldom/never 45% 9% 10% 5% 32% 870

Parent of children under 18 among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of meditation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 776. 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% 75% 776
Once or twice a month 24% 76% 170
Several times a year 26% 74% 101
Seldom/never 26% 74% 871

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who say they…

Frequency of meditation 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 = 778. 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% 19% 5% 2% 6% 2% 778
Once or twice a month 43% 24% 15% < 1% 16% 2% 170
Several times a year 46% 28% 8% < 1% 13% 5% 101
Seldom/never 49% 22% 8% 1% 17% 4% 873

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who say religion is…

Frequency of meditation Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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 61% 19% 8% 10% 2% 778
Once or twice a month 40% 30% 17% 11% 2% 170
Several times a year 26% 38% 14% 22% < 1% 101
Seldom/never 33% 34% 15% 19% < 1% 873

Attendance at religious services among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who attend religious services…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 27% 28% 1% 778
Once or twice a month 23% 40% 37% < 1% 170
Several times a year 13% 46% 40% 1% 101
Seldom/never 18% 38% 43% < 1% 873

Frequency of prayer among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who pray…

Frequency of meditation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 12% 4% 13% 1% 778
Once or twice a month 40% 18% 11% 31% < 1% 170
Several times a year 27% 21% 9% 42% < 1% 101
Seldom/never 32% 17% 8% 43% 1% 873

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

% of adults in New York who attend prayer group…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 9% 7% 50% 1% 778
Once or twice a month 13% 10% 7% 70% < 1% 170
Several times a year 8% < 1% 12% 79% < 1% 101
Seldom/never 7% 6% 6% 81% < 1% 873

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

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

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 13% 6% 6% 1% 778
Once or twice a month 46% 26% 12% 16% < 1% 170
Several times a year 27% 29% 32% 12% < 1% 101
Seldom/never 37% 16% 12% 33% 2% 873

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 13% 9% 14% 2% 778
Once or twice a month 51% 21% 13% 15% 1% 170
Several times a year 47% 16% 23% 14% 1% 101
Seldom/never 35% 16% 15% 33% 1% 873

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 14% 42% 6% 3% 778
Once or twice a month 16% 26% 49% 8% 2% 170
Several times a year 15% 14% 57% 13% 1% 101
Seldom/never 18% 12% 55% 12% 3% 873

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who say…

Frequency of meditation 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 = 778. 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% 68% 2% 2% 778
Once or twice a month 22% 77% < 1% 1% 170
Several times a year 20% 77% 2% 1% 101
Seldom/never 25% 73% 1% < 1% 873

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who read scripture…

Frequency of meditation At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 8% 6% 35% 1% 778
Once or twice a month 19% 11% 15% 55% < 1% 170
Several times a year 7% 6% 23% 64% < 1% 101
Seldom/never 12% 8% 8% 71% 1% 873

Interpreting scripture among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation 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 = 778. 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% 22% 2% 36% 6% 778
Once or twice a month 14% 28% 2% 48% 8% 170
Several times a year 12% 19% 3% 57% 8% 101
Seldom/never 17% 26% 2% 47% 8% 873

Belief in Heaven among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who …in heaven

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 21% 9% 778
Once or twice a month 65% 32% 3% 170
Several times a year 54% 41% 4% 101
Seldom/never 65% 29% 7% 873

Belief in Hell among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who …in hell

Frequency of meditation Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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 52% 39% 9% 778
Once or twice a month 49% 47% 4% 170
Several times a year 38% 54% 8% 101
Seldom/never 47% 43% 9% 873

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who identify as…

Frequency of meditation Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 20% 54% 778
Once or twice a month 33% 16% 51% 170
Several times a year 23% 13% 65% 101
Seldom/never 29% 20% 51% 873

Political ideology among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who are…

Frequency of meditation Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 30% 31% 6% 778
Once or twice a month 21% 36% 39% 3% 170
Several times a year 25% 36% 35% 4% 101
Seldom/never 28% 37% 30% 6% 873

Views about size of government among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who would rather have…

Frequency of meditation Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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 39% 54% 3% 4% 778
Once or twice a month 42% 51% 3% 4% 170
Several times a year 46% 51% < 1% 2% 101
Seldom/never 42% 51% 3% 3% 873

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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 36% 56% 6% 1% 778
Once or twice a month 29% 63% 7% 1% 170
Several times a year 42% 54% 3% < 1% 101
Seldom/never 42% 53% 4% 2% 873

Views about abortion among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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 57% 39% 4% 778
Once or twice a month 73% 24% 3% 170
Several times a year 72% 28% 1% 101
Seldom/never 68% 27% 5% 873

Views about homosexuality among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who say homosexuality…

Frequency of meditation Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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% 31% 4% 5% 778
Once or twice a month 82% 14% 3% 1% 170
Several times a year 82% 16% 1% 1% 101
Seldom/never 76% 17% 3% 3% 873

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

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

Frequency of meditation Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 778. 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 53% 39% 8% 778
Once or twice a month 71% 26% 2% 170
Several times a year 71% 24% 5% 101
Seldom/never 69% 24% 7% 873

Views about environmental regulation among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who say…

Frequency of meditation 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 = 778. 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% 65% 2% 4% 778
Once or twice a month 26% 71% 1% 3% 170
Several times a year 25% 72% 2% 1% 101
Seldom/never 33% 62% 3% 3% 873

Views about human evolution among adults in New York by frequency of meditation

% of adults in New York who say humans…

Frequency of meditation 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 = 778. 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% 23% 7% 36% 4% 778
Once or twice a month 45% 25% 2% 25% 2% 170
Several times a year 52% 24% 2% 21% 1% 101
Seldom/never 44% 24% 4% 25% 4% 873