DemographicInformation

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,000. 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% 27% 31% 31% 3,000
2007 10% 33% 30% 27% 3,254

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,000. 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 6% 8% 23% 39% 21% 3% 3,000
2007 < 1% 7% 21% 39% 25% 8% 3,254

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

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

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,054. 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 40% 60% 3,054
2007 41% 59% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,039. 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 3% 5% 92% 3,039
2007 2% 5% 93% 3,310

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 2,596. 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 27% 20% 29% 24% 2,596
2007 24% 22% 33% 22% 2,727

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,043. 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% 31% 20% 14% 3,043

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,042. 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% 4% 14% 12% 12% 3,042
2007 60% 4% 11% 13% 12% 3,309

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,050. 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% 77% 3,050
2007 28% 72% 3,318

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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 77% 18% 3% 1% 1% 1% 3,054
2007 85% 12% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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 68% 24% 6% 2% 1% 3,054
2007 68% 25% 5% 2% < 1% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 38% 19% < 1% 3,054
2007 48% 34% 17% < 1% 3,323

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants whites who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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 70% 18% 4% 8% 1% 3,054
2007 71% 18% 4% 6% 1% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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 27% 12% 11% 51% < 1% 3,054
2007 24% 12% 11% 52% < 1% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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 47% 9% 4% 38% 2% 3,054
2007 51% 7% 3% 37% 2% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 15% 11% 19% 2% 3,054
2007 52% 14% 11% 19% 3% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 10% 45% 4% 3% 3,054
2007 33% 9% 51% 3% 4% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 61% 2% 1% 3,054

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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 41% 14% 11% 33% 1% 3,054
2007 41% 13% 9% 35% 1% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 35% 3% 23% 9% 3,054
2007 26% 38% 4% 22% 10% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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 83% 10% 7% 3,054
2007 81% 10% 9% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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 62% 28% 10% 3,054
2007 59% 28% 13% 3,323

SocialandPoliticalViews

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 13% 38% 3,054
2007 46% 14% 40% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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 42% 36% 18% 4% 3,054
2007 40% 40% 16% 4% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 28% 4% 4% 3,054
2007 54% 32% 6% 8% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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 50% 44% 4% 2% 3,054

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 39% 4% 3,054
2007 59% 35% 6% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 29% 5% 3% 3,054
2007 52% 36% 6% 5% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 38% 8% 3,054

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 2% 3,054
2007 27% 64% 3% 5% 3,323

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

% of Mainline Protestants whites 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 = 3,054. 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% 33% 5% 33% 5% 3,054