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% of adults with an education level of high school or less who say government aid to the poor…

Belief in God Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,128. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 46% 48% 4% 3% 7,128
Believe in God; fairly certain 44% 51% 3% 2% 2,044
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 42% 52% 3% 3% 486
Believe in God; don't know 39% 41% 4% 16% 118
Do not believe in God 41% 53% 4% 2% 641
Other/don't know if they believe in God 46% 41% 10% 3% 167

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