DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 759. 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% 30% 29% 20% 759
2007 18% 37% 24% 20% 849

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 759. 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% 12% 25% 34% 13% 2% 759
2007 < 1% 13% 27% 36% 18% 6% 849

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 772. 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% 58% 772
2007 45% 55% 862

Racial and ethnic composition among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 765. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 87% 3% 1% 5% 4% 765
2007 90% 1% 2% 3% 3% 855

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 766. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 7% 5% 88% 766
2007 4% 6% 90% 855

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 682. 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% 22% 29% 25% 682
2007 25% 24% 32% 19% 728

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 769. 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% 33% 20% 13% 769

Marital status among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 771. 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% 3% 12% 7% 24% 771
2007 56% 4% 12% 9% 18% 858

Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 771. 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% 73% 771
2007 34% 66% 859

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 67% 29% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 772
2007 78% 20% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 862

Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 772. 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% 35% 7% 1% < 1% 772
2007 54% 38% 6% 1% < 1% 862

Attendance at religious services among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. 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% 45% 16% < 1% 772
2007 40% 42% 18% < 1% 862

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 772. 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% 29% 7% 11% 1% 772
2007 56% 26% 10% 7% 1% 862

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. 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% 13% 10% 57% < 1% 772
2007 18% 12% 11% 58% < 1% 862

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. 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 33% 14% 5% 47% 1% 772
2007 33% 11% 6% 49% 2% 862

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

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 = 772. 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% 26% 12% 7% 2% 772
2007 47% 29% 12% 10% 2% 862

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 32% 9% 52% 5% 1% 772
2007 26% 8% 59% 5% 3% 862

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 32% 66% 1% 1% 772

Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. 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% 15% 14% 41% < 1% 772
2007 28% 19% 11% 40% 1% 862

Interpreting scripture among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. 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% 41% 2% 25% 7% 772
2007 23% 44% 3% 22% 9% 862

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 772. 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 75% 18% 7% 772
2007 69% 22% 9% 862

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 772. 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% 12% 38% 772
2007 48% 11% 41% 862

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 772. 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% 37% 18% 4% 772
2007 41% 41% 14% 4% 862

Views about size of government among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 772. 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 61% 34% 2% 3% 772
2007 51% 41% 3% 5% 862

Views about government aid to the poor among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. 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% 43% 3% 2% 772

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 772. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 56% 41% 3% 772
2007 61% 34% 5% 862

Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 772. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 67% 27% 4% 2% 772
2007 60% 33% 3% 3% 862

Views about same-sex marriage among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 772. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 55% 38% 6% 772

Views about environmental regulation among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. 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% 54% 2% 2% 772
2007 25% 68% 3% 4% 862

Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who feel a sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month 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 = 772. 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% 39% 4% 28% 5% 772