Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in Pennsylvania

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 1,366. 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 55% 16% 11% 17% 1% 1,366
2007 47% 15% 14% 21% 3% 1,896

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 51% 20% 14% 14% 1% 355
Evangelical Protestant 74% 12% 5% 9% < 1% 248
Mainline Protestant 52% 17% 13% 16% 2% 344
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 18% 8% 36% 2% 243

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are ages…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 768. 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 18% 31% 28% 23% 768
Once or twice a month 24% 37% 22% 17% 213
Several times a year 27% 29% 28% 16% 136
Seldom/never 23% 34% 27% 16% 215

Generational cohort among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 768. 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 12% 11% 25% 33% 16% 2% 768
Once or twice a month 16% 15% 30% 29% 9% < 1% 213
Several times a year 15% 15% 26% 36% 9% < 1% 136
Seldom/never 17% 13% 27% 31% 12% 1% 215

Gender composition among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 781. 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% 57% 781
Once or twice a month 44% 56% 215
Several times a year 54% 46% 136
Seldom/never 64% 36% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 768. 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 80% 12% 1% 4% 3% 768
Once or twice a month 83% 5% 4% 6% 2% 213
Several times a year 77% 10% 3% 8% 2% 135
Seldom/never 89% 3% 1% 6% 1% 215

Immigrant status among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 769. 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 5% 7% 88% 769
Once or twice a month 6% 7% 87% 214
Several times a year 13% 7% 80% 133
Seldom/never 4% 9% 87% 211

Income distribution among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 649. 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% 24% 24% 17% 649
Once or twice a month 28% 23% 26% 23% 188
Several times a year 43% 20% 20% 16% 119
Seldom/never 36% 13% 27% 24% 191

Educational distribution among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who have completed…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree 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% 28% 15% 12% 778
Once or twice a month 39% 27% 20% 14% 215
Several times a year 47% 30% 16% 8% 136
Seldom/never 54% 23% 15% 8% 214

Marital status among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married 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 53% 6% 9% 10% 21% 776
Once or twice a month 53% 8% 9% 5% 25% 215
Several times a year 43% 2% 12% 7% 36% 134
Seldom/never 43% 11% 10% 6% 29% 215

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 779. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 26% 74% 779
Once or twice a month 30% 70% 213
Several times a year 25% 75% 136
Seldom/never 32% 68% 215

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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 75% 15% 3% 1% 5% 2% 781
Once or twice a month 57% 29% 4% < 1% 7% 3% 215
Several times a year 52% 31% 8% 1% 7% < 1% 136
Seldom/never 27% 28% 13% < 1% 29% 3% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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 68% 16% 6% 8% 1% 781
Once or twice a month 42% 37% 12% 8% < 1% 215
Several times a year 34% 41% 16% 9% < 1% 136
Seldom/never 17% 33% 24% 27% < 1% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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% 30% 23% 1% 781
Once or twice a month 27% 43% 30% < 1% 215
Several times a year 16% 53% 31% < 1% 136
Seldom/never 9% 34% 57% < 1% 216

Frequency of prayer among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who pray…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 781. 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 71% 12% 3% 14% < 1% 781
Once or twice a month 49% 22% 7% 22% < 1% 215
Several times a year 35% 26% 13% 26% < 1% 136
Seldom/never 18% 18% 10% 54% < 1% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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% 8% 9% 51% < 1% 781
Once or twice a month 13% 7% 9% 71% < 1% 215
Several times a year 13% 5% 8% 74% < 1% 136
Seldom/never 7% 3% 5% 86% < 1% 216

Frequency of meditation among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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% 8% 3% 35% 1% 781
Once or twice a month 31% 13% 3% 53% < 1% 215
Several times a year 18% 3% 11% 65% 3% 136
Seldom/never 10% 8% 6% 75% < 1% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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% 16% 8% 17% 1% 781
Once or twice a month 35% 28% 18% 19% < 1% 215
Several times a year 23% 27% 22% 28% < 1% 136
Seldom/never 24% 14% 17% 46% < 1% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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% 7% 37% 7% 2% 781
Once or twice a month 25% 15% 49% 11% < 1% 215
Several times a year 21% 6% 55% 12% 5% 136
Seldom/never 8% 7% 64% 20% 2% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 42% 56% 1% 1% 781
Once or twice a month 34% 64% 1% < 1% 215
Several times a year 28% 72% < 1% 1% 136
Seldom/never 26% 74% < 1% < 1% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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 48% 7% 8% 36% < 1% 781
Once or twice a month 17% 16% 11% 55% 1% 215
Several times a year 10% 10% 20% 58% 2% 136
Seldom/never 6% 4% 9% 81% < 1% 216

Interpreting scripture among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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% 28% 3% 26% 6% 781
Once or twice a month 23% 37% 1% 33% 6% 215
Several times a year 27% 31% 1% 36% 5% 136
Seldom/never 13% 18% 1% 60% 8% 216

Belief in Heaven among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who …in heaven

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 781. 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 77% 16% 7% 781
Once or twice a month 79% 15% 6% 215
Several times a year 77% 17% 6% 136
Seldom/never 49% 45% 5% 216

Belief in Hell among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who …in hell

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 781. 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% 29% 8% 781
Once or twice a month 59% 33% 8% 215
Several times a year 57% 38% 5% 136
Seldom/never 38% 55% 6% 216

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who identify as…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 781. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 42% 15% 43% 781
Once or twice a month 47% 12% 41% 215
Several times a year 35% 16% 48% 136
Seldom/never 28% 15% 57% 216

Political ideology among adults in Pennsylvania by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 781. 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% 32% 21% 7% 781
Once or twice a month 40% 37% 20% 3% 215
Several times a year 29% 36% 25% 10% 136
Seldom/never 23% 36% 31% 11% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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% 34% 3% 5% 781
Once or twice a month 60% 37% 1% 2% 215
Several times a year 49% 43% 5% 3% 136
Seldom/never 48% 45% 2% 5% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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 48% 45% 4% 3% 781
Once or twice a month 50% 45% 5% 1% 215
Several times a year 53% 41% 5% 1% 136
Seldom/never 43% 55% 1% 1% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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% 51% 6% 781
Once or twice a month 55% 42% 4% 215
Several times a year 60% 37% 3% 136
Seldom/never 67% 31% 2% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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% 5% 4% 781
Once or twice a month 69% 25% 3% 3% 215
Several times a year 70% 24% 5% 1% 136
Seldom/never 78% 21% 1% < 1% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 781. 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% 46% 10% 781
Once or twice a month 62% 30% 8% 215
Several times a year 66% 27% 7% 136
Seldom/never 69% 23% 8% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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% 55% 3% 2% 781
Once or twice a month 42% 56% 2% < 1% 215
Several times a year 35% 61% 2% 2% 136
Seldom/never 41% 55% < 1% 4% 216

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

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 781. 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 24% 24% 3% 46% 4% 781
Once or twice a month 35% 31% 4% 28% 2% 215
Several times a year 39% 22% 8% 28% 3% 136
Seldom/never 61% 15% 3% 17% 4% 216