DemographicInformation

Age distribution among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 623. 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% 40% 18% 5% 623
2007 25% 45% 23% 7% 348

Generational cohort among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 623. 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 19% 27% 31% 19% 3% 1% 623
2007 < 1% 20% 40% 31% 8% 1% 348

Gender composition among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 644. 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% 43% 644
2007 61% 39% 361

Racial and ethnic composition among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 617. 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 58% 10% 4% 22% 7% 617
2007 52% 9% 3% 27% 8% 346

Immigrant status among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 626. 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 23% 10% 68% 626
2007 23% 11% 67% 348

Income distribution among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 518. 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% 23% 19% 13% 518
2007 38% 24% 20% 18% 267

Educational distribution among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 638. 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 44% 34% 15% 6% 638

Marital status among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 635. 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 31% 13% 14% 3% 38% 635
2007 48% 9% 14% 3% 26% 355

Parent of children under 18 among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 642. 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 31% 69% 642
2007 39% 61% 360

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 19% 5% 1% 20% 5% 644
2007 58% 16% 5% 2% 12% 6% 361

Importance of religion in one's life among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 25% 18% 29% 3% 644
2007 31% 25% 13% 28% 4% 361

Attendance at religious services among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 27% 63% < 1% 644
2007 11% 21% 68% 1% 361

Frequency of prayer among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 13% 7% 43% 1% 644
2007 38% 16% 6% 36% 3% 361

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 7% 3% 79% 1% 644
2007 12% 3% 4% 79% 2% 361

Frequency of meditation among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 11% 2% 38% 1% 644
2007 52% 5% 2% 36% 5% 361

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 10% 6% 18% 2% 644
2007 56% 9% 9% 21% 5% 361

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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 14% 17% 51% 14% 4% 644
2007 10% 14% 63% 7% 6% 361

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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 23% 71% 3% 3% 644

Frequency of reading scripture among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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 22% 8% 7% 62% 1% 644
2007 20% 8% 6% 65% 1% 361

Interpreting scripture among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 14% 2% 56% 11% 644
2007 19% 15% 3% 48% 16% 361

Belief in Heaven among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 39% 15% 644
2007 47% 39% 14% 361

Belief in Hell among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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 34% 54% 12% 644
2007 34% 52% 15% 361

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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 17% 34% 29% 20% 644
2007 18% 37% 23% 22% 361

Views about size of government among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 36% 6% 7% 644
2007 40% 42% 7% 11% 361

Views about government aid to the poor among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 46% 6% 5% 644

Views about abortion among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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% 31% 10% 644
2007 59% 30% 11% 361

Views about homosexuality among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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 74% 17% 5% 4% 644
2007 60% 24% 9% 8% 361

Views about same-sex marriage among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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 69% 19% 13% 644

Views about environmental regulation among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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 31% 59% 4% 6% 644
2007 24% 60% 4% 12% 361

Views about human evolution among the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of the Unaffiliated independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 644. 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 44% 19% 9% 22% 6% 644