DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 440. 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% 26% 25% 31% 440
2007 16% 32% 24% 29% 490

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 440. 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% 10% 22% 32% 22% 2% 440
2007 < 1% 14% 21% 32% 24% 9% 490

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 61% 441
2007 44% 56% 495

Racial and ethnic composition among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 436. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 83% 5% 1% 6% 5% 436
2007 88% 5% 3% 3% 3% 494

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 439. 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 4% 6% 90% 439
2007 5% 6% 89% 494

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who have a household income of…

Survey year Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 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% 21% 34% 21% 384
2007 19% 20% 35% 26% 426

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 440. 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% 32% 23% 17% 440

Marital status among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 439. 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% 1% 10% 10% 18% 439
2007 63% 2% 8% 12% 15% 494

Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 441
2007 29% 71% 495

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who say they…

Survey year Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 12% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 441
2007 91% 8% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 495

Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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 90% 10% < 1% < 1% < 1% 441
2007 86% 13% < 1% < 1% < 1% 495

Attendance at religious services among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who attend religious services…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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 89% 9% 2% < 1% 441
2007 88% 11% 1% < 1% 495

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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 82% 16% < 1% 1% < 1% 441
2007 82% 15% 2% 1% < 1% 495

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who meditate…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 11% 3% 32% 2% 441
2007 52% 7% 2% 37% 2% 495

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week 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 = 441. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 74% 14% 6% 6% 1% 441
2007 76% 11% 7% 4% 3% 495

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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 52% 17% 12% 18% 1% 441
2007 49% 20% 14% 15% 3% 495

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Survey year Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 9% 32% 3% 2% 441
2007 48% 6% 38% 4% 3% 495

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who say…

Survey year There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 60% 2% < 1% 441

Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who read scripture…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 14% 5% 8% < 1% 441
2007 72% 9% 5% 15% < 1% 495

Belief in Heaven among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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 88% 5% 7% 441
2007 87% 5% 7% 495

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 15% 10% 441
2007 68% 22% 10% 495

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 10% 40% 441
2007 47% 11% 42% 495

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 41% 17% 2% 441
2007 42% 40% 14% 3% 495

Views about size of government among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 28% 3% 3% 441
2007 61% 28% 5% 6% 495

Views about government aid to the poor among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who say government aid to the poor…

Survey year Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 45% 3% 3% 441

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 46% 4% 441
2007 50% 45% 5% 495

Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 29% 5% 3% 441
2007 45% 44% 8% 3% 495

Views about same-sex marriage among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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 52% 38% 10% 441

Views about environmental regulation among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who say…

Survey year Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 61% 2% 1% 441
2007 22% 72% 3% 4% 495

Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who attend prayer group at least once a week who say humans…

Survey year Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 441. 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% 38% 3% 41% 5% 441