Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate once or twice a month

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,884. 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 70% 24% 4% 3% 2,884
2007 57% 34% 5% 4% 2,613

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Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Religious tradition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally 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 71% 22% 3% 3% 613
Evangelical Protestant 44% 47% 6% 4% 546
Historically Black Protestant 58% 31% 7% 4% 162
Mainline Protestant 72% 22% 3% 3% 574
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 89% 7% 2% 2% 703

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are ages…

Views about homosexuality 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,978. 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.
Should be accepted 30% 37% 22% 12% 1,978
Should be discouraged 16% 32% 28% 24% 689

Generational cohort among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Views about homosexuality Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,978. 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.
Should be accepted 19% 19% 28% 25% 8% 1% 1,978
Should be discouraged 10% 12% 26% 34% 16% 3% 689

Gender composition among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Views about homosexuality Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 45% 55% 2,008
Should be discouraged 57% 43% 698
Neither/both equally 54% 46% 101

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who identify as…

Views about homosexuality White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,985. 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.
Should be accepted 65% 9% 5% 17% 4% 1,985
Should be discouraged 61% 15% 4% 17% 3% 694

Immigrant status among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Views about homosexuality Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,985. 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.
Should be accepted 16% 12% 72% 1,985
Should be discouraged 18% 7% 75% 687
Neither/both equally 24% 6% 69% 100

Income distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who have a household income of…

Views about homosexuality Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,822. 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.
Should be accepted 32% 18% 27% 22% 1,822
Should be discouraged 40% 21% 25% 14% 621

Educational distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who have completed…

Views about homosexuality High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,004. 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.
Should be accepted 33% 33% 20% 14% 2,004
Should be discouraged 50% 31% 12% 7% 696
Neither/both equally 43% 35% 14% 7% 100

Marital status among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Views about homosexuality Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,004. 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.
Should be accepted 43% 10% 13% 3% 31% 2,004
Should be discouraged 51% 4% 12% 9% 24% 697
Neither/both equally 51% 10% 11% 6% 21% 101

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Views about homosexuality Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,005. 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.
Should be accepted 28% 72% 2,005
Should be discouraged 27% 73% 695
Neither/both equally 33% 67% 101

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say they…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 46% 29% 9% 1% 12% 3% 2,008
Should be discouraged 77% 18% 2% < 1% 1% 2% 698
Neither/both equally 60% 28% 3% 3% 3% 4% 101

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say religion is…

Views about homosexuality Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 37% 32% 17% 13% < 1% 2,008
Should be discouraged 74% 20% 3% 3% < 1% 698
Neither/both equally 57% 31% 5% 3% 4% 101

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who attend religious services…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 22% 43% 35% < 1% 2,008
Should be discouraged 53% 33% 14% < 1% 698
Neither/both equally 36% 42% 22% < 1% 101

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who pray…

Views about homosexuality At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 37% 21% 12% 30% < 1% 2,008
Should be discouraged 68% 18% 8% 6% < 1% 698
Neither/both equally 55% 20% 6% 16% 3% 101

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who attend prayer group…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 12% 12% 9% 66% < 1% 2,008
Should be discouraged 35% 21% 10% 34% < 1% 698
Neither/both equally 27% 16% 10% 47% < 1% 101

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 51% 25% 12% 12% 1% 2,008
Should be discouraged 62% 23% 6% 8% 1% 698
Neither/both equally 61% 24% 9% 7% < 1% 101

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 49% 22% 14% 14% < 1% 2,008
Should be discouraged 38% 22% 16% 23% 1% 698
Neither/both equally 44% 18% 14% 20% 4% 101

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Views about homosexuality Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 18% 18% 50% 12% 2% 2,008
Should be discouraged 55% 5% 31% 7% 1% 698
Neither/both equally 32% 9% 48% 4% 6% 101

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 23% 76% 1% 1% 2,008
Should be discouraged 45% 54% 1% 1% 698
Neither/both equally 26% 69% 5% < 1% 101

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who read scripture…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 17% 15% 13% 54% < 1% 2,008
Should be discouraged 46% 24% 8% 21% < 1% 698
Neither/both equally 38% 25% 9% 28% < 1% 101

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say the holy scripture is…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 15% 25% 1% 52% 8% 2,008
Should be discouraged 53% 28% 4% 11% 5% 698
Neither/both equally 24% 34% 4% 21% 17% 101

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who …in heaven

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 62% 31% 7% 2,008
Should be discouraged 88% 6% 6% 698
Neither/both equally 67% 22% 11% 101

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who …in hell

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 43% 50% 7% 2,008
Should be discouraged 81% 13% 6% 698
Neither/both equally 52% 31% 17% 101

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who identify as…

Views about homosexuality Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 27% 16% 57% 2,008
Should be discouraged 52% 13% 35% 698
Neither/both equally 33% 36% 32% 101

Political ideology among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

Views about homosexuality Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 21% 40% 35% 4% 2,008
Should be discouraged 59% 25% 12% 4% 698
Neither/both equally 43% 33% 15% 9% 101

Views about size of government among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who would rather have…

Views about homosexuality Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 45% 49% 3% 3% 2,008
Should be discouraged 55% 40% 2% 2% 698
Neither/both equally 52% 35% 9% 4% 101

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say government aid to the poor…

Views about homosexuality Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 36% 60% 3% 1% 2,008
Should be discouraged 52% 45% 2% 1% 698
Neither/both equally 45% 42% 9% 3% 101

Views about abortion among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say abortion should be…

Views about homosexuality Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 72% 25% 3% 2,008
Should be discouraged 32% 65% 3% 698
Neither/both equally 47% 40% 13% 101

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who …same-sex marriage

Views about homosexuality Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 83% 12% 5% 2,008
Should be discouraged 10% 85% 5% 698
Neither/both equally 28% 39% 33% 101

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 27% 69% 2% 2% 2,008
Should be discouraged 50% 47% 2% 1% 698
Neither/both equally 43% 46% 7% 4% 101

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by views about homosexuality

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say humans…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 2,008. 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.
Should be accepted 48% 27% 5% 18% 2% 2,008
Should be discouraged 15% 26% 2% 54% 3% 698
Neither/both equally 24% 23% 4% 42% 7% 101