DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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% 27% 22% 380
2007 15% 42% 29% 14% 682

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 380. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 10% 10% 30% 35% 13% 1% 380
2007 < 1% 11% 33% 38% 15% 4% 682

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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% 51% 384
2007 46% 54% 700

Racial and ethnic composition among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 380. 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 91% 1% 3% 3% 2% 380
2007 93% 2% 1% 2% 2% 693

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 382. 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% 6% 88% 382
2007 4% 5% 91% 695

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 343. 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% 15% 33% 29% 343
2007 19% 23% 37% 22% 604

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 381. 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% 30% 19% 11% 381

Marital status among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 383. 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 60% 7% 7% 7% 17% 383
2007 63% 6% 12% 7% 13% 696

Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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 28% 72% 384
2007 35% 65% 698

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. 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% 41% 6% 1% 2% 1% 384
2007 61% 33% 3% 1% 1% 1% 700

Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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% 55% 18% 2% < 1% 384
2007 30% 56% 12% 3% < 1% 700

Attendance at religious services among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 13% 54% 33% < 1% 384
2007 18% 54% 28% < 1% 700

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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 29% 31% 14% 25% 1% 384
2007 36% 31% 14% 18% 1% 700

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. 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% 7% 83% < 1% 384
2007 5% 4% 11% 79% 1% 700

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 13% 7% 10% 70% < 1% 384
2007 18% 9% 9% 63% 1% 700

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. 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% 20% 33% 28% 1% 384
2007 19% 14% 40% 27% 1% 700

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. 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% 75% < 1% < 1% 384

Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. 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% 10% 19% 63% < 1% 384
2007 7% 11% 18% 64% 1% 700

Interpreting scripture among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. 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 12% 41% 1% 33% 13% 384
2007 17% 35% 3% 35% 10% 700

Belief in Heaven among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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 79% 13% 8% 384
2007 79% 11% 10% 700

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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% 36% 10% 384
2007 55% 33% 12% 700

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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% 14% 45% 384
2007 41% 15% 45% 700

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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 29% 47% 21% 3% 384
2007 29% 48% 19% 4% 700

Views about size of government among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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% 37% 2% 3% 384
2007 51% 39% 5% 5% 700

Views about government aid to the poor among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. 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% 47% 4% 1% 384

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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 73% 25% 2% 384
2007 68% 27% 5% 700

Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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% 17% 3% 3% 384
2007 67% 25% 5% 3% 700

Views about same-sex marriage among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 384. 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 66% 26% 7% 384

Views about environmental regulation among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. 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% 57% 3% 3% 384
2007 25% 70% 2% 4% 700

Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 384. 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% 33% 5% 22% 5% 384