Views about homosexuality among adults who pray daily

% of adults who pray daily who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 19,336. 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 49% 42% 5% 4% 19,336
2007 40% 49% 5% 6% 21,138

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Views about homosexuality among adults who pray daily by religious group

% of adults who pray daily who say homosexuality…

Religious tradition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 110. 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.
Buddhist 88% 12% < 1% < 1% 110
Catholic 65% 26% 4% 5% 4,335
Evangelical Protestant 31% 60% 5% 4% 6,852
Hindu 61% 31% 7% 1% 102
Historically Black Protestant 49% 41% 6% 4% 1,538
Jehovah's Witness 12% 80% 4% 4% 221
Jewish 57% 39% 3% 1% 213
Mainline Protestant 60% 31% 5% 4% 3,342
Mormon 32% 61% 4% 3% 571
Muslim 36% 57% 4% 3% 164
Orthodox Christian 53% 38% 5% 3% 100
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 69% 23% 4% 4% 1,333

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who are ages…

Views about homosexuality 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 9,222. 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% 17% 9,222
Should be discouraged 13% 33% 30% 25% 8,054
Neither/both equally 14% 37% 29% 19% 882
Don't know 10% 35% 28% 26% 736

Generational cohort among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Views about homosexuality Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 9,222. 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% 14% 29% 34% 11% 1% 9,222
Should be discouraged 7% 11% 27% 36% 17% 2% 8,054
Neither/both equally 7% 12% 32% 34% 13% 1% 882
Don't know 5% 10% 30% 32% 19% 3% 736

Gender composition among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Views about homosexuality Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,365. 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 34% 66% 9,365
Should be discouraged 48% 52% 8,264
Neither/both equally 43% 57% 915
Don't know 39% 61% 792

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who identify as…

Views about homosexuality White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 9,260. 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 59% 15% 3% 19% 4% 9,260
Should be discouraged 67% 15% 3% 12% 4% 8,151
Neither/both equally 60% 17% 1% 17% 5% 883
Don't know 62% 16% 2% 15% 6% 745

Immigrant status among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Views about homosexuality Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 9,269. 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% 11% 73% 9,269
Should be discouraged 13% 6% 80% 8,147
Neither/both equally 14% 8% 78% 892
Don't know 16% 11% 73% 765

Income distribution among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 8,268. 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 38% 20% 25% 17% 8,268
Should be discouraged 38% 22% 27% 14% 7,022
Neither/both equally 36% 21% 26% 16% 751
Don't know 45% 19% 23% 13% 569

Educational distribution among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who have completed…

Views about homosexuality High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,325. 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 40% 33% 16% 11% 9,325
Should be discouraged 46% 32% 14% 8% 8,210
Neither/both equally 40% 34% 16% 10% 907
Don't know 47% 31% 13% 9% 779

Marital status among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Views about homosexuality Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 9,338. 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% 8% 15% 7% 23% 9,338
Should be discouraged 59% 3% 13% 9% 16% 8,227
Neither/both equally 51% 6% 14% 9% 19% 906
Don't know 51% 4% 14% 12% 18% 772

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Views about homosexuality Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 9,345. 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 31% 69% 9,345
Should be discouraged 30% 70% 8,228
Neither/both equally 30% 70% 909
Don't know 30% 70% 781

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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% 18% 2% 1% 1% 1% 9,365
Should be discouraged 92% 6% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 8,264
Neither/both equally 88% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 915
Don't know 86% 10% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 792

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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 69% 24% 4% 2% 1% 9,365
Should be discouraged 90% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 8,264
Neither/both equally 81% 14% 1% 2% 2% 915
Don't know 82% 13% 3% 1% 2% 792

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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 40% 39% 20% < 1% 9,365
Should be discouraged 70% 21% 9% < 1% 8,264
Neither/both equally 57% 30% 12% 1% 915
Don't know 56% 27% 16% 2% 792

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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 25% 13% 11% 50% < 1% 9,365
Should be discouraged 55% 12% 9% 23% 1% 8,264
Neither/both equally 43% 12% 10% 35% < 1% 915
Don't know 39% 10% 10% 39% 2% 792

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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% 8% 3% 36% 1% 9,365
Should be discouraged 59% 6% 2% 30% 3% 8,264
Neither/both equally 55% 6% 3% 32% 3% 915
Don't know 58% 5% 3% 29% 5% 792

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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 71% 14% 7% 7% 1% 9,365
Should be discouraged 81% 9% 4% 4% 1% 8,264
Neither/both equally 78% 11% 4% 5% 2% 915
Don't know 76% 8% 6% 6% 3% 792

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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% 16% 11% 21% 1% 9,365
Should be discouraged 51% 15% 10% 22% 2% 8,264
Neither/both equally 50% 13% 10% 25% 2% 915
Don't know 49% 11% 9% 25% 5% 792

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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 34% 10% 46% 7% 2% 9,365
Should be discouraged 68% 4% 23% 3% 2% 8,264
Neither/both equally 53% 6% 33% 3% 6% 915
Don't know 52% 4% 33% 2% 9% 792

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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 29% 68% 1% 1% 9,365
Should be discouraged 54% 43% 2% 1% 8,264
Neither/both equally 39% 55% 4% 1% 915
Don't know 39% 53% 3% 5% 792

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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% 15% 9% 33% 1% 9,365
Should be discouraged 73% 9% 5% 12% 1% 8,264
Neither/both equally 62% 11% 6% 20% 1% 915
Don't know 59% 11% 7% 22% 1% 792

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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% 35% 3% 24% 8% 9,365
Should be discouraged 61% 26% 4% 5% 4% 8,264
Neither/both equally 40% 29% 8% 10% 13% 915
Don't know 45% 25% 9% 9% 12% 792

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who …in heaven

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,365. 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% 10% 6% 9,365
Should be discouraged 88% 6% 6% 8,264
Neither/both equally 85% 6% 9% 915
Don't know 84% 5% 11% 792

Belief in Hell among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who …in hell

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,365. 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 63% 29% 8% 9,365
Should be discouraged 82% 12% 6% 8,264
Neither/both equally 70% 17% 13% 915
Don't know 66% 17% 16% 792

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who identify as…

Views about homosexuality Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,365. 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% 17% 51% 9,365
Should be discouraged 55% 17% 28% 8,264
Neither/both equally 40% 29% 31% 915
Don't know 34% 32% 34% 792

Political ideology among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Views about homosexuality Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,365. 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 31% 38% 25% 6% 9,365
Should be discouraged 62% 21% 10% 6% 8,264
Neither/both equally 45% 30% 14% 12% 915
Don't know 42% 29% 12% 17% 792

Views about size of government among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who would rather have…

Views about homosexuality Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,365. 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% 49% 3% 3% 9,365
Should be discouraged 63% 31% 2% 3% 8,264
Neither/both equally 56% 30% 7% 6% 915
Don't know 46% 35% 6% 13% 792

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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 40% 55% 4% 2% 9,365
Should be discouraged 56% 38% 4% 2% 8,264
Neither/both equally 43% 38% 16% 3% 915
Don't know 39% 43% 7% 11% 792

Views about abortion among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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 59% 38% 4% 9,365
Should be discouraged 22% 74% 3% 8,264
Neither/both equally 32% 57% 11% 915
Don't know 28% 49% 23% 792

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who …same-sex marriage

Views about homosexuality Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,365. 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% 22% 7% 9,365
Should be discouraged 6% 90% 4% 8,264
Neither/both equally 21% 45% 34% 915
Don't know 15% 39% 46% 792

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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 34% 61% 2% 3% 9,365
Should be discouraged 51% 42% 3% 4% 8,264
Neither/both equally 41% 43% 10% 6% 915
Don't know 39% 43% 5% 13% 792

Views about human evolution among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 9,365. 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 25% 35% 4% 32% 4% 9,365
Should be discouraged 8% 21% 2% 63% 5% 8,264
Neither/both equally 9% 25% 6% 47% 12% 915
Don't know 10% 25% 7% 40% 18% 792