DemographicInformation

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 62% 38% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 305
2007 < 1% 79% 21% < 1% < 1% < 1% 312

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 54% 46% 305
2007 50% 50% 312

Racial and ethnic composition among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 304. 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 71% 5% 2% 15% 7% 304
2007 86% 2% 2% 6% 3% 309

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 302. 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 11% 11% 78% 302
2007 5% 6% 89% 309

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who have a household income of…

Survey year Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 273. 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 37% 19% 24% 19% 273
2007 33% 25% 28% 14% 251

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 44% 37% 15% 3% 305

Marital status among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 17% 13% 3% < 1% 67% 305
2007 23% 14% 3% < 1% 59% 309

Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 27% 73% 305
2007 29% 71% 311

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who say they…

Survey year Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 54% 35% 9% 1% 1% 1% 305
2007 65% 31% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 312

Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 35% 49% 13% 2% < 1% 305
2007 31% 49% 15% 5% < 1% 312

Attendance at religious services among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who attend religious services…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 19% 58% 23% < 1% 305
2007 24% 46% 30% < 1% 312

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 36% 30% 9% 24% < 1% 305
2007 41% 29% 9% 22% < 1% 312

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who attend prayer group…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 8% 11% 12% 69% < 1% 305
2007 10% 11% 7% 72% < 1% 312

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who meditate…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 15% 9% 7% 68% < 1% 305
2007 14% 7% 2% 76% 1% 312

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 42% 28% 14% 15% 1% 305
2007 28% 21% 18% 30% 3% 312

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 44% 22% 14% 20% < 1% 305
2007 31% 20% 14% 33% 2% 312

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who say…

Survey year 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 = 305. 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 20% 79% 1% < 1% 305

Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who read scripture…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 17% 17% 13% 53% < 1% 305
2007 15% 11% 13% 61% < 1% 312

Interpreting scripture among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who say the holy scripture is…

Survey year 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 = 305. 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 12% 47% 1% 34% 5% 305
2007 15% 35% 2% 38% 10% 312

Belief in Heaven among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 86% 10% 4% 305
2007 83% 9% 8% 312

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 72% 23% 6% 305
2007 67% 24% 9% 312

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 43% 18% 39% 305
2007 38% 15% 46% 312

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 29% 40% 23% 8% 305
2007 25% 38% 29% 7% 312

Views about size of government among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 50% 46% 1% 4% 305
2007 29% 64% 3% 4% 312

Views about government aid to the poor among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who say government aid to the poor…

Survey year Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 47% 49% 3% 1% 305

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 61% 37% 2% 305
2007 61% 34% 4% 312

Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 81% 15% 3% 1% 305
2007 75% 21% 4% < 1% 312

Views about same-sex marriage among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 305. 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 78% 18% 5% 305

Views about environmental regulation among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who say…

Survey year 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 = 305. 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 38% 60% 1% 2% 305
2007 21% 74% 1% 4% 312

Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages 18-29 who say humans…

Survey year 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 = 305. 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% 37% 5% 21% 4% 305