DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,282. 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 16% 38% 29% 17% 1,282
2007 19% 37% 26% 17% 1,221

Generational cohort among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,282. 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 9% 14% 32% 34% 10% 1% 1,282
2007 < 1% 14% 28% 36% 18% 4% 1,221

Gender composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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% 63% 1,313
2007 37% 63% 1,261

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,311. 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 2% 94% < 1% 3% 1% 1,311
2007 3% 92% < 1% 4% 1% 1,257

Immigrant status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,291. 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% 3% 90% 1,291
2007 3% 3% 94% 1,249

Income distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,171. 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 51% 22% 19% 8% 1,171
2007 45% 26% 20% 8% 1,049

Educational distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,304. 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 49% 35% 10% 6% 1,304

Marital status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,308. 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% 5% 19% 9% 32% 1,308
2007 36% 5% 18% 13% 29% 1,251

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,306. 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 30% 70% 1,306
2007 36% 64% 1,256

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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 93% 6% < 1% 1% < 1% 1,313
2007 92% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,261

Attendance at religious services among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,313. 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 63% 30% 7% < 1% 1,313
2007 67% 24% 8% < 1% 1,261

Frequency of prayer among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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 87% 9% 2% 1% 1% 1,313
2007 89% 7% 1% 2% 1% 1,261

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,313. 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% 14% 9% 22% 1% 1,313
2007 54% 14% 7% 25% < 1% 1,261

Frequency of meditation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,313. 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 64% 7% 2% 24% 2% 1,313
2007 66% 6% 2% 25% 1% 1,261

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,313. 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 48% 15% 8% 26% 2% 1,313
2007 45% 14% 7% 29% 5% 1,261

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Survey year Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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 55% 5% 35% 3% 2% 1,313
2007 49% 4% 42% 2% 2% 1,261

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,313. 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 32% 66% 1% 1% 1,313

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,313. 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% 10% 6% 11% 1% 1,313
2007 72% 11% 4% 12% 1% 1,261

Interpreting scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,313. 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 65% 22% 3% 5% 5% 1,313
2007 67% 17% 4% 5% 7% 1,261

Belief in Heaven among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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 94% 3% 3% 1,313
2007 92% 2% 6% 1,261

Belief in Hell among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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 85% 10% 5% 1,313
2007 85% 8% 7% 1,261

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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 10% 10% 80% 1,313
2007 10% 11% 79% 1,261

Political ideology among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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% 33% 23% 6% 1,313
2007 37% 35% 21% 7% 1,261

Views about size of government among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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 24% 70% 3% 4% 1,313
2007 19% 71% 5% 5% 1,261

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,313. 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 26% 68% 4% 2% 1,313

Views about abortion among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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% 45% 6% 1,313
2007 45% 47% 8% 1,261

Views about homosexuality among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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 48% 43% 6% 4% 1,313
2007 34% 51% 7% 8% 1,261

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,313. 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% 56% 7% 1,313

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,313. 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% 58% 2% 4% 1,313
2007 35% 55% 3% 7% 1,261

Views about human evolution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 1,313. 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 13% 30% 3% 48% 6% 1,313