Belief in Heaven among adults in the Silent generation by frequency of prayer (2014) Switch to: Frequency of prayer among adults in the Silent generation by belief in heaven

% of adults in the Silent generation who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,843. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least daily 87% 6% 7% 3,843
Weekly 78% 12% 10% 747
Monthly 66% 22% 13% 221
Seldom/never 27% 63% 10% 1,071
Don't know 52% 20% 28% 107

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