DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,440. 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% 28% 32% 30% 2,440
2007 10% 33% 29% 28% 2,612

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,440. 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 7% 9% 23% 38% 20% 3% 2,440
2007 < 1% 8% 21% 38% 24% 9% 2,612

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,504. 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% 65% 2,504
2007 35% 65% 2,676

Racial and ethnic composition among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,471. 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 84% 4% 1% 6% 4% 2,471
2007 88% 3% 2% 4% 4% 2,643

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,483. 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% 6% 86% 2,483
2007 4% 6% 90% 2,668

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,112. 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% 20% 28% 21% 2,112
2007 27% 21% 32% 20% 2,180

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,489. 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% 32% 19% 13% 2,489

Marital status among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,487. 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 57% 4% 13% 12% 13% 2,487
2007 58% 3% 12% 15% 12% 2,662

Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,497. 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 25% 75% 2,497
2007 29% 71% 2,672

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 2,504. 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% 11% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 2,504
2007 92% 7% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 2,676

Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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% 2% 1% 1% 2,504
2007 79% 18% 1% 1% < 1% 2,676

Attendance at religious services among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 53% 33% 14% < 1% 2,504
2007 57% 30% 12% 1% 2,676

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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% 14% 11% 39% < 1% 2,504
2007 32% 13% 12% 42% < 1% 2,676

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 56% 8% 3% 31% 2% 2,504
2007 59% 6% 3% 31% 2% 2,676

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 56% 14% 9% 19% 2% 2,504
2007 55% 14% 10% 18% 4% 2,676

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 46% 7% 39% 4% 3% 2,504
2007 41% 8% 45% 3% 4% 2,676

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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% 60% 2% 1% 2,504

Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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% 14% 9% 21% 1% 2,504
2007 53% 13% 8% 24% 1% 2,676

Interpreting scripture among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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% 35% 4% 15% 9% 2,504
2007 33% 38% 5% 15% 10% 2,676

Belief in Heaven among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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% 7% 7% 2,504
2007 84% 7% 9% 2,676

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 67% 23% 10% 2,504
2007 64% 23% 13% 2,676

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 45% 16% 39% 2,504
2007 44% 15% 41% 2,676

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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% 35% 18% 5% 2,504
2007 41% 39% 14% 5% 2,676

Views about size of government among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 59% 33% 5% 4% 2,504
2007 52% 35% 5% 8% 2,676

Views about government aid to the poor among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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% 45% 5% 2% 2,504

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 53% 42% 5% 2,504
2007 53% 40% 7% 2,676

Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 59% 32% 5% 4% 2,504
2007 48% 40% 6% 6% 2,676

Views about same-sex marriage among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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% 42% 9% 2,504

Views about environmental regulation among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 39% 55% 3% 3% 2,504
2007 29% 62% 4% 6% 2,676

Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who pray daily 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 = 2,504. 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 18% 32% 4% 40% 6% 2,504