Belief in God among adults in Pennsylvania

% of adults in Pennsylvania who say they…

Survey year 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 = 1,366. 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 61% 21% 5% 1% 10% 2% 1,366
2007 72% 17% 4% 1% 4% 2% 1,896

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Belief in God among adults in Pennsylvania by religious group

% of adults in Pennsylvania who say they…

Religious tradition 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 = 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 65% 24% 6% < 1% 3% 1% 355
Evangelical Protestant 88% 8% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 248
Mainline Protestant 66% 29% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 344
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 24% 21% 9% < 1% 39% 7% 243

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are ages…

Belief in God 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 14% 30% 31% 24% 849
Believe in God; fairly certain 26% 33% 25% 16% 274
Do not believe in God 39% 37% 12% 11% 120

Generational cohort among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Belief in God Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 849. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 9% 11% 25% 37% 16% 2% 849
Believe in God; fairly certain 16% 13% 30% 32% 9% 1% 274
Do not believe in God 31% 15% 30% 14% 9% 1% 120

Gender composition among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Belief in God Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 43% 57% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 52% 48% 275
Do not believe in God 69% 31% 120

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who identify as…

Belief in God White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 854. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 80% 12% 1% 4% 2% 854
Believe in God; fairly certain 83% 7% 3% 6% 2% 273
Do not believe in God 82% 4% 5% 6% 2% 118

Immigrant status among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Belief in God Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 850. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 5% 7% 88% 850
Believe in God; fairly certain 8% 5% 87% 270
Do not believe in God 9% 13% 78% 120

Income distribution among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

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

Belief in God Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 728. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 37% 26% 23% 15% 728
Believe in God; fairly certain 35% 13% 27% 25% 238
Do not believe in God 28% 16% 27% 28% 105

Educational distribution among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who have completed…

Belief in God High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 861. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 49% 27% 14% 10% 861
Believe in God; fairly certain 42% 30% 17% 11% 275
Do not believe in God 43% 25% 20% 12% 119

Marital status among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Belief in God Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 860. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 54% 5% 11% 11% 19% 860
Believe in God; fairly certain 48% 10% 9% 5% 28% 274
Do not believe in God 37% 9% 7% 3% 44% 119

Parent of children under 18 among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Belief in God Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 862. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 26% 74% 862
Believe in God; fairly certain 31% 69% 274
Do not believe in God 30% 70% 120

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who say religion is…

Belief in God Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 75% 19% 4% 2% < 1% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 20% 52% 20% 7% 1% 275
Do not believe in God 1% 6% 25% 68% < 1% 120

Attendance at religious services among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who attend religious services…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 49% 34% 16% 1% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 14% 47% 39% < 1% 275
Do not believe in God < 1% 17% 83% < 1% 120

Frequency of prayer among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who pray…

Belief in God At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 75% 16% 3% 6% 1% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 31% 25% 14% 29% < 1% 275
Do not believe in God 2% < 1% < 1% 97% < 1% 120

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who attend prayer group…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 33% 9% 11% 47% < 1% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 6% 5% 4% 84% < 1% 275
Do not believe in God < 1% 1% 2% 97% < 1% 120

Frequency of meditation among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who meditate…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 46% 7% 3% 42% 2% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 29% 10% 8% 53% < 1% 275
Do not believe in God 12% 5% 8% 74% 1% 120

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

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

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 67% 15% 9% 8% 1% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 38% 22% 16% 23% 1% 275
Do not believe in God 29% 11% 8% 52% < 1% 120

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

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

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 47% 17% 12% 23% 1% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 38% 23% 13% 25% 1% 275
Do not believe in God 37% 18% 15% 30% < 1% 120

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

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

Belief in God Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 51% 6% 36% 5% 2% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 10% 13% 64% 11% 1% 275
Do not believe in God 1% 12% 48% 36% 3% 120

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who say…

Belief in God 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 = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 44% 54% 1% 1% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 27% 72% 1% < 1% 275
Do not believe in God 19% 81% < 1% < 1% 120

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who read scripture…

Belief in God At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 46% 10% 12% 31% 1% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 12% 7% 9% 72% < 1% 275
Do not believe in God 2% 2% 1% 95% < 1% 120

Interpreting scripture among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

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

Belief in God 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 = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 43% 36% 3% 12% 6% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 11% 25% 1% 57% 6% 275
Do not believe in God 1% 4% < 1% 91% 5% 120

Belief in Heaven among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who …in heaven

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 87% 7% 6% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 71% 22% 7% 275
Do not believe in God 13% 86% 1% 120

Belief in Hell among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who …in hell

Belief in God Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 72% 20% 8% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 50% 43% 7% 275
Do not believe in God 8% 88% 4% 120

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who identify as…

Belief in God Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 47% 14% 39% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 30% 18% 52% 275
Do not believe in God 21% 15% 64% 120

Political ideology among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Belief in God Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 45% 30% 17% 9% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 26% 43% 27% 3% 275
Do not believe in God 9% 41% 42% 8% 120

Views about size of government among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who would rather have…

Belief in God Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 59% 34% 3% 4% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 59% 37% 2% 3% 275
Do not believe in God 41% 50% 1% 8% 120

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

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

Belief in God Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 52% 42% 4% 2% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 47% 47% 4% 2% 275
Do not believe in God 36% 61% 3% < 1% 120

Views about abortion among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who say abortion should be…

Belief in God Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 38% 57% 5% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 69% 27% 4% 275
Do not believe in God 81% 16% 3% 120

Views about homosexuality among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who say homosexuality…

Belief in God Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 50% 41% 5% 4% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 76% 17% 3% 3% 275
Do not believe in God 93% 4% 2% < 1% 120

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who …same-sex marriage

Belief in God Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 39% 51% 10% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 70% 21% 9% 275
Do not believe in God 86% 8% 5% 120

Views about environmental regulation among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who say…

Belief in God 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 = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 47% 48% 3% 2% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 34% 63% 2% 1% 275
Do not believe in God 23% 72% 1% 4% 120

Views about human evolution among adults in Pennsylvania by belief in God

% of adults in Pennsylvania who say humans…

Belief in God 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 = 865. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 15% 28% 4% 49% 4% 865
Believe in God; fairly certain 48% 26% 3% 20% 3% 275
Do not believe in God 88% 3% 1% 6% 2% 120