DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 923. 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% 24% 32% 27% 923
2007 15% 32% 29% 24% 722

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 923. 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% 8% 21% 40% 17% 2% 923
2007 < 1% 12% 24% 35% 22% 7% 722

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 937. 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% 47% 937
2007 52% 48% 738

Racial and ethnic composition among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 923. 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% 3% 1% 6% 4% 923
2007 89% 1% 1% 5% 4% 728

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 931. 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 5% 7% 89% 931
2007 5% 7% 88% 736

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 794. 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% 22% 25% 22% 794
2007 28% 22% 33% 17% 607

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 932. 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% 31% 19% 10% 932

Marital status among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 931. 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% 5% 11% 9% 20% 931
2007 58% 5% 13% 11% 14% 735

Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 934. 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% 79% 934
2007 30% 70% 738

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 937. 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 77% 19% 2% 1% 1% 1% 937
2007 81% 14% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 738

Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 937. 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% 31% 6% 1% < 1% 937
2007 59% 30% 8% 3% < 1% 738

Attendance at religious services among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 937. 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% 43% 23% < 1% 937
2007 40% 37% 23% < 1% 738

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 937. 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 64% 22% 5% 9% 1% 937
2007 66% 18% 5% 10% 1% 738

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 937. 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% 11% 10% 55% < 1% 937
2007 23% 10% 9% 58% 1% 738

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 937. 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% 7% 4% 40% 2% 937
2007 48% 6% 3% 41% 2% 738

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 937. 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% 14% 6% 8% 1% 937
2007 66% 12% 7% 12% 3% 738

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 937. 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% 9% 48% 5% 3% 937
2007 33% 10% 51% 3% 3% 738

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 937. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 44% 54% 1% 1% 937

Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 937. 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% 14% 10% 34% 1% 937
2007 38% 12% 12% 36% 1% 738

Interpreting scripture among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 937. 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% 37% 3% 21% 8% 937
2007 32% 31% 4% 22% 10% 738

Belief in Heaven among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 937. 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% 8% 8% 937
2007 77% 13% 10% 738

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 937. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 67% 24% 9% 937
2007 62% 26% 12% 738

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 937. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 66% 14% 20% 937
2007 60% 13% 27% 738

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 937. 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% 27% 8% 4% 937
2007 55% 31% 9% 4% 738

Views about size of government among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 937. 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% 19% 1% 1% 937
2007 67% 27% 2% 4% 738

Views about government aid to the poor among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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 = 937. 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 69% 27% 3% 1% 937

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 937. 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% 53% 3% 937
2007 50% 44% 6% 738

Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 937. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 54% 37% 6% 4% 937
2007 45% 45% 6% 5% 738

Views about same-sex marriage among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 937. 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% 48% 9% 937

Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy

% of Mainline Protestants adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy 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
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2014 21% 35% 5% 36% 4% 937