DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 614. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 26% 34% 23% 17% 614
2007 15% 41% 27% 17% 799

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 614. 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% 13% 29% 29% 10% 2% 614
2007 < 1% 11% 29% 38% 17% 4% 799

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 625. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 43% 57% 625
2007 43% 57% 809

Racial and ethnic composition among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 617. 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 86% 5% 1% 5% 3% 617
2007 92% 2% 1% 3% 2% 807

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 616. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 7% 7% 86% 616
2007 4% 5% 90% 808

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 564. 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% 17% 33% 27% 564
2007 18% 24% 34% 23% 709

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 622. 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% 33% 23% 16% 622

Marital status among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 624. 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% 6% 12% 4% 26% 624
2007 59% 5% 12% 7% 16% 808

Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 623. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 33% 67% 623
2007 34% 66% 808

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 625. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 57% 35% 6% < 1% 1% 1% 625
2007 68% 28% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 809

Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 625. 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% 47% 10% 2% < 1% 625
2007 46% 45% 8% 1% < 1% 809

Attendance at religious services among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 625. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 25% 52% 22% < 1% 625
2007 30% 51% 18% < 1% 809

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 625. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 43% 30% 9% 16% 2% 625
2007 48% 33% 10% 9% 1% 809

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 625. 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 11% 10% 10% 69% 1% 625
2007 11% 10% 12% 67% < 1% 809

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 625. 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% 13% 6% 53% 1% 625
2007 27% 13% 7% 52% 1% 809

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 625. 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% 26% 17% 21% 1% 625
2007 32% 27% 20% 20% 1% 809

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 625. 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% 16% 52% 8% 1% 625
2007 18% 11% 62% 5% 3% 809

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 625. 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% 74% 2% < 1% 625

Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 625. 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% 19% 13% 50% < 1% 625
2007 19% 17% 15% 49% < 1% 809

Interpreting scripture among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who say the holy scripture is…

Survey year Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 625. 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% 43% 1% 34% 8% 625
2007 16% 41% 2% 31% 11% 809

Belief in Heaven among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 625. 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 78% 14% 9% 625
2007 80% 10% 10% 809

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 625. 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% 31% 12% 625
2007 55% 32% 13% 809

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 625. 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% 14% 51% 625
2007 37% 11% 52% 809

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 625. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 22% 45% 25% 7% 625
2007 31% 43% 24% 2% 809

Views about size of government among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 625. 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% 42% 3% 3% 625
2007 47% 43% 4% 6% 809

Views about government aid to the poor among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 625. 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% 56% 4% 2% 625

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 625. 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% 26% 3% 625
2007 73% 23% 4% 809

Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 625. 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 79% 17% 3% 2% 625
2007 68% 25% 3% 4% 809

Views about same-sex marriage among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 625. 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% 22% 5% 625

Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost 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 = 625. 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 31% 36% 7% 22% 3% 625