DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 398. 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% 27% 31% 30% 398
2007 12% 31% 26% 31% 554

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 398. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 10% 6% 23% 37% 19% 5% 398
2007 < 1% 10% 21% 33% 25% 11% 554

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 407. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 36% 64% 407
2007 36% 64% 562

Racial and ethnic composition among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 401. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 70% 13% 2% 12% 3% 401
2007 79% 6% 2% 9% 5% 556

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 400. 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% 5% 82% 400
2007 7% 5% 88% 557

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 350. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 59% 18% 15% 8% 350
2007 48% 23% 21% 8% 458

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 407. 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% 27% 7% 4% 407

Marital status among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 403. 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 45% 4% 17% 16% 18% 403
2007 45% 5% 18% 17% 14% 560

Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 406. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 23% 77% 406
2007 26% 74% 561

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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% 8% 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 407
2007 91% 8% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 562

Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 407. 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% 17% 2% < 1% < 1% 407
2007 75% 22% 3% < 1% < 1% 562

Attendance at religious services among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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% 32% 16% 1% 407
2007 46% 37% 16% 1% 562

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 407. 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 71% 20% 4% 5% < 1% 407
2007 68% 17% 5% 8% 1% 562

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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% 14% 8% 39% 1% 407
2007 29% 12% 11% 48% 1% 562

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 48% 9% 3% 37% 3% 407
2007 44% 9% 3% 41% 2% 562

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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 72% 12% 6% 8% 1% 407
2007 54% 16% 12% 14% 4% 562

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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% 16% 13% 29% 3% 407
2007 34% 12% 16% 32% 5% 562

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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% 4% 45% 4% 2% 407
2007 39% 5% 52% 2% 2% 562

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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% 70% < 1% 2% 407

Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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% 12% 9% 25% 2% 407
2007 44% 13% 10% 31% 2% 562

Belief in Heaven among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 407. 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 96% 1% 3% 407
2007 94% 2% 3% 562

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 407. 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 84% 9% 6% 407
2007 79% 13% 8% 562

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 407. 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% 44% 18% 7% 407
2007 36% 40% 17% 6% 562

Views about size of government among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 407. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 37% 57% 3% 3% 407
2007 34% 55% 4% 7% 562

Views about government aid to the poor among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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% 56% 5% 1% 407

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 407. 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% 48% 6% 407
2007 48% 42% 10% 562

Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 407. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 48% 41% 8% 3% 407
2007 40% 48% 6% 5% 562

Views about same-sex marriage among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 407. 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% 51% 11% 407

Views about environmental regulation among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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% 53% 3% 3% 407
2007 34% 57% 3% 6% 562

Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally

% of Mainline Protestants democrats and Democratic leaners who say the holy scripture is word of God; should be taken literally 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 = 407. 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% 3% 48% 5% 407