Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,591. 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 34% 57% 5% 4% 8,591
2007 25% 64% 5% 5% 8,407

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Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 55% 34% 6% 5% 1,157
Evangelical Protestant 21% 71% 5% 4% 3,921
Historically Black Protestant 38% 52% 6% 4% 875
Jehovah's Witness 16% 76% 4% 4% 204
Jewish 53% 42% 3% 1% 121
Mainline Protestant 50% 40% 6% 4% 1,221
Mormon 26% 66% 4% 3% 472
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 48% 41% 4% 6% 305

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are ages…

Views about homosexuality 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,823. 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 20% 34% 29% 16% 2,823
Should be discouraged 13% 32% 30% 25% 4,826
Neither/both equally 14% 36% 30% 19% 412
Don't know 11% 38% 29% 21% 313

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about homosexuality Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,823. 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 14% 11% 29% 33% 11% 1% 2,823
Should be discouraged 8% 10% 27% 35% 17% 2% 4,826
Neither/both equally 8% 12% 30% 34% 14% 2% 412
Don't know 8% 8% 34% 31% 16% 2% 313

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about homosexuality Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 64% 2,867
Should be discouraged 47% 53% 4,959
Neither/both equally 42% 58% 425
Don't know 35% 65% 340

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Views about homosexuality White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,830. 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 50% 20% 3% 22% 5% 2,830
Should be discouraged 64% 18% 3% 13% 3% 4,892
Neither/both equally 53% 20% 1% 20% 6% 413
Don't know 58% 17% 2% 18% 5% 317

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about homosexuality Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,835. 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 20% 9% 71% 2,835
Should be discouraged 15% 6% 79% 4,895
Neither/both equally 15% 8% 77% 416
Don't know 19% 12% 69% 333

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,521. 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 42% 19% 24% 16% 2,521
Should be discouraged 38% 22% 28% 13% 4,216
Neither/both equally 31% 26% 28% 15% 351
Don't know 41% 19% 28% 13% 233

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who have completed…

Views about homosexuality High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,854. 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.
Should be accepted 44% 30% 16% 11% 2,854
Should be discouraged 46% 31% 15% 8% 4,922
Neither/both equally 36% 39% 16% 10% 423
Don't know 45% 33% 14% 7% 335

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about homosexuality Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,857. 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 47% 7% 14% 7% 25% 2,857
Should be discouraged 61% 2% 12% 9% 15% 4,936
Neither/both equally 54% 6% 15% 8% 17% 419
Don't know 53% 3% 14% 10% 20% 331

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about homosexuality Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,859. 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% 67% 2,859
Should be discouraged 31% 69% 4,932
Neither/both equally 33% 67% 424
Don't know 35% 65% 332

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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 82% 15% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2,867
Should be discouraged 93% 5% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 4,959
Neither/both equally 91% 6% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 425
Don't know 89% 7% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 340

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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 84% 12% 1% 2% 1% 2,867
Should be discouraged 95% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 4,959
Neither/both equally 91% 6% < 1% 2% 1% 425
Don't know 90% 6% 3% < 1% 2% 340

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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 78% 16% 6% < 1% 2,867
Should be discouraged 88% 8% 3% < 1% 4,959
Neither/both equally 85% 10% 4% < 1% 425
Don't know 83% 10% 7% < 1% 340

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who pray…

Views about homosexuality At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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 82% 13% 2% 3% < 1% 2,867
Should be discouraged 92% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 4,959
Neither/both equally 91% 7% < 1% 2% 1% 425
Don't know 90% 6% < 1% 2% 1% 340

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who meditate…

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 = 2,867. 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 61% 8% 2% 27% 1% 2,867
Should be discouraged 67% 5% 2% 23% 3% 4,959
Neither/both equally 66% 7% 3% 20% 4% 425
Don't know 65% 3% 2% 25% 4% 340

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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 80% 10% 4% 5% 1% 2,867
Should be discouraged 88% 6% 3% 2% 1% 4,959
Neither/both equally 88% 6% 2% 3% 2% 425
Don't know 89% 5% 1% 3% 2% 340

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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 55% 16% 9% 18% 1% 2,867
Should be discouraged 55% 14% 8% 20% 2% 4,959
Neither/both equally 57% 11% 10% 20% 2% 425
Don't know 55% 12% 8% 19% 6% 340

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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% 8% 34% 6% 3% 2,867
Should be discouraged 75% 3% 17% 2% 2% 4,959
Neither/both equally 64% 4% 24% 2% 5% 425
Don't know 67% 2% 21% 2% 8% 340

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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% 66% 1% 1% 2,867
Should be discouraged 58% 39% 1% 1% 4,959
Neither/both equally 40% 55% 4% 2% 425
Don't know 42% 50% 3% 6% 340

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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% 11% 4% 12% 1% 2,867
Should be discouraged 88% 5% 2% 4% 1% 4,959
Neither/both equally 82% 7% 3% 6% 1% 425
Don't know 82% 6% 1% 10% 1% 340

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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 44% 33% 3% 13% 6% 2,867
Should be discouraged 67% 23% 5% 3% 3% 4,959
Neither/both equally 49% 27% 9% 6% 9% 425
Don't know 57% 23% 7% 4% 9% 340

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in heaven

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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 85% 10% 5% 2,867
Should be discouraged 87% 6% 7% 4,959
Neither/both equally 85% 6% 9% 425
Don't know 82% 5% 13% 340

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in hell

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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 68% 25% 7% 2,867
Should be discouraged 83% 12% 6% 4,959
Neither/both equally 74% 17% 10% 425
Don't know 68% 14% 18% 340

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Views about homosexuality Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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% 50% 2,867
Should be discouraged 55% 17% 28% 4,959
Neither/both equally 40% 29% 32% 425
Don't know 32% 34% 33% 340

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about homosexuality Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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 35% 35% 24% 6% 2,867
Should be discouraged 64% 20% 10% 6% 4,959
Neither/both equally 47% 32% 12% 10% 425
Don't know 45% 25% 8% 21% 340

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who would rather have…

Views about homosexuality Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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 41% 53% 3% 3% 2,867
Should be discouraged 63% 32% 2% 3% 4,959
Neither/both equally 54% 32% 9% 6% 425
Don't know 46% 38% 4% 12% 340

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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 39% 55% 3% 2% 2,867
Should be discouraged 55% 39% 4% 2% 4,959
Neither/both equally 43% 39% 18% 1% 425
Don't know 35% 41% 11% 12% 340

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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% 45% 4% 2,867
Should be discouraged 18% 79% 3% 4,959
Neither/both equally 28% 60% 12% 425
Don't know 21% 55% 24% 340

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Views about homosexuality Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,867. 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 64% 29% 7% 2,867
Should be discouraged 5% 92% 4% 4,959
Neither/both equally 15% 52% 33% 425
Don't know 13% 39% 48% 340

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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% 59% 2% 3% 2,867
Should be discouraged 51% 43% 3% 4% 4,959
Neither/both equally 41% 42% 12% 6% 425
Don't know 38% 42% 3% 17% 340

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,867. 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 20% 33% 3% 40% 4% 2,867
Should be discouraged 6% 18% 2% 69% 6% 4,959
Neither/both equally 7% 24% 4% 51% 13% 425
Don't know 7% 24% 5% 49% 14% 340