DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,139. 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% 31% 24% 24% 1,139
2007 14% 36% 29% 22% 1,243

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,139. 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% 11% 27% 31% 15% 2% 1,139
2007 < 1% 10% 26% 37% 20% 7% 1,243

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 49% 51% 1,145
2007 50% 50% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,138. 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% 1,138
2007 96% < 1% 1% 2% 2% 1,250

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,140. 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% 1,140
2007 2% 5% 93% 1,249

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,002. 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% 21% 32% 30% 1,002
2007 15% 20% 37% 28% 1,072

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,144. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 30% 35% 23% 13% 1,144

Marital status among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,142. 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% 5% 8% 7% 20% 1,142
2007 64% 4% 10% 9% 13% 1,250

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,144. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 28% 72% 1,144
2007 33% 67% 1,249

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. 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 76% 22% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,145
2007 83% 15% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 57% 37% 4% 1% < 1% 1,145
2007 59% 36% 4% < 1% < 1% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 34% 47% 18% < 1% 1,145
2007 43% 43% 13% < 1% 1,251

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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% 29% 8% 8% < 1% 1,145
2007 59% 26% 7% 8% 1% 1,251

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. 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% 12% 11% 60% < 1% 1,145
2007 18% 10% 11% 60% < 1% 1,251

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 29% 10% 5% 55% 1% 1,145
2007 32% 8% 5% 54% 2% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. 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% 23% 12% 9% 1% 1,145
2007 50% 20% 15% 13% 2% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. 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 40% 18% 15% 26% 1% 1,145
2007 35% 18% 18% 26% 2% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 34% 9% 51% 5% 1% 1,145
2007 30% 8% 56% 4% 3% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. 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% 55% 1% 1% 1,145

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 29% 15% 14% 41% < 1% 1,145
2007 29% 15% 14% 42% 1% 1,251

Belief in Heaven among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 91% 4% 5% 1,145
2007 88% 5% 7% 1,251

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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% 20% 8% 1,145
2007 68% 21% 10% 1,251

SocialandPoliticalViews

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 58% 38% 3% 2% 1,145
2007 58% 36% 5% 1% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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 85% 13% 1% 2% 1,145
2007 67% 27% 2% 4% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. 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% 24% 3% 1% 1,145

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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% 50% 1% 1,145
2007 52% 44% 4% 1,251

Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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% 30% 5% 3% 1,145
2007 47% 44% 6% 3% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,145. 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 47% 45% 8% 1,145

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 56% 41% 2% 2% 1,145
2007 36% 57% 3% 4% 1,251

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 identify as republican/lean Rep.

% of Mainline Protestants adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who identify as republican/lean Rep. 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 = 1,145. 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 16% 42% 3% 33% 5% 1,145