Frequency of prayer among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good by marital status (2014) Switch to: Marital status among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,870. 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.
Married 63% 15% 5% 15% 1% 8,870
Living with a partner 40% 18% 12% 30% < 1% 797
Divorced/separated 61% 16% 5% 17% 1% 1,805
Widowed 72% 13% 3% 11% 1% 1,364
Never married 46% 18% 6% 29% < 1% 2,675

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