DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 545. 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% 32% 27% 28% 545
2007 8% 41% 29% 21% 705

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 545. 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% 27% 35% 18% 2% 545
2007 < 1% 5% 29% 40% 20% 6% 705

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 557. 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% 49% 557
2007 55% 45% 717

Racial and ethnic composition among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 550. 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 93% 1% 1% 3% 2% 550
2007 96% 1% 1% 1% 1% 715

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 553. 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% 553
2007 5% 5% 91% 712

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 485. 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% 15% 36% 30% 485
2007 13% 20% 36% 32% 615

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 554. 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% 34% 26% 13% 554

Marital status among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 556. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 65% 5% 10% 8% 11% 556
2007 67% 4% 11% 8% 9% 714

Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 556. 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% 68% 556
2007 32% 68% 716

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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% 34% 5% 1% 2% 2% 557
2007 67% 29% 2% < 1% 1% 2% 717

Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 46% 40% 12% 2% < 1% 557
2007 42% 44% 12% 2% < 1% 717

Attendance at religious services among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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% 51% 21% < 1% 557
2007 30% 49% 21% < 1% 717

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 557. 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% 26% 12% 19% 1% 557
2007 42% 32% 10% 16% 1% 717

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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% 9% 11% 65% < 1% 557
2007 10% 7% 15% 68% 1% 717

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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% 9% 8% 56% 1% 557
2007 25% 9% 9% 55% 1% 717

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 557. 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% 22% 20% 15% 2% 557
2007 28% 19% 36% 14% 3% 717

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 = 557. 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 26% 9% 57% 6% 2% 557
2007 19% 11% 65% 3% 1% 717

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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% 61% 1% < 1% 557

Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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 21% 13% 16% 49% < 1% 557
2007 18% 12% 16% 54% < 1% 717

Interpreting scripture among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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% 40% 2% 31% 10% 557
2007 16% 39% 2% 32% 11% 717

Belief in Heaven among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 557. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 81% 11% 9% 557
2007 79% 11% 9% 717

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 557. 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% 29% 11% 557
2007 56% 32% 12% 717

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 557. 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% 11% 27% 557
2007 54% 11% 35% 717

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 557. 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% 47% 8% 4% 557
2007 42% 45% 12% 1% 717

Views about government aid to the poor among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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% 33% 3% 2% 557

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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% 35% 5% 557
2007 64% 33% 3% 717

Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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% 25% 6% 2% 557
2007 56% 36% 6% 3% 717

Views about same-sex marriage among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 557. 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% 557

Views about environmental regulation among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 44% 54% 1% 1% 557
2007 30% 63% 3% 3% 717

Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe several times a year

% of Mainline Protestants adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who feel a sense of wonder about the universe 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 = 557. 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% 33% 7% 24% 2% 557