DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who are ages…

Survey year 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,056. 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% 33% 26% 23% 2,056
2007 17% 40% 27% 17% 2,489

Generational cohort among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Survey year Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,056. 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% 13% 27% 33% 15% 1% 2,056
2007 < 1% 14% 28% 39% 15% 5% 2,489

Gender composition among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Survey year Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. 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 42% 58% 2,098
2007 39% 61% 2,553

Racial and ethnic composition among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who identify as…

Survey year White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,078. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 87% 3% 1% 5% 4% 2,078
2007 92% 1% 1% 3% 2% 2,527

Immigrant status among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Survey year Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,084. 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% 8% 86% 2,084
2007 5% 6% 89% 2,541

Income distribution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 1,848. 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% 18% 29% 26% 1,848
2007 22% 22% 34% 22% 2,157

Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who have completed…

Survey year High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,085. 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% 31% 21% 13% 2,085

Marital status among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Survey year Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,091. 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% 7% 12% 8% 20% 2,091
2007 55% 7% 13% 9% 17% 2,543

Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Survey year Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,093. 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% 2,093
2007 33% 67% 2,546

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. 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% 35% 6% 1% 2% 2% 2,098
2007 64% 29% 3% 1% 1% 2% 2,553

Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who say religion is…

Survey year Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. 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% 46% 15% 3% < 1% 2,098
2007 35% 46% 14% 4% < 1% 2,553

Attendance at religious services among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. 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 20% 49% 31% < 1% 2,098
2007 22% 47% 31% < 1% 2,553

Frequency of prayer among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. 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 42% 26% 10% 21% 1% 2,098
2007 42% 28% 10% 19% 1% 2,553

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 10% 7% 8% 76% < 1% 2,098
2007 7% 8% 8% 77% 1% 2,553

Frequency of meditation among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. 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% 10% 5% 56% 1% 2,098
2007 27% 8% 5% 59% 1% 2,553

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. 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% 20% 14% 17% 1% 2,098
2007 38% 18% 18% 23% 3% 2,553

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 38% 17% 17% 26% 1% 2,098
2007 34% 17% 19% 28% 2% 2,553

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. 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% 73% 1% < 1% 2,098

Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. 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% 13% 13% 58% 1% 2,098
2007 15% 11% 11% 61% 1% 2,553

Interpreting scripture among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. 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% 37% 1% 41% 10% 2,098
2007 12% 36% 2% 39% 11% 2,553

Belief in Heaven among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. 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% 15% 9% 2,098
2007 76% 14% 10% 2,553

Belief in Hell among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. 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% 36% 10% 2,098
2007 48% 38% 14% 2,553

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who identify as…

Survey year Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 37% 17% 46% 2,098
2007 33% 15% 52% 2,553

Political ideology among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. 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% 45% 24% 5% 2,098
2007 25% 46% 26% 4% 2,553

Views about size of government among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who would rather have…

Survey year Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. 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% 36% 4% 3% 2,098
2007 48% 42% 5% 6% 2,553

Views about government aid to the poor among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 46% 50% 3% 1% 2,098

Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 74% 23% 2% 2,098
2007 79% 18% 3% 2,553

Views about same-sex marriage among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 81% 12% 6% 2,098

Views about environmental regulation among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. 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% 64% 2% 2% 2,098
2007 22% 73% 2% 3% 2,553

Views about human evolution among Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of Mainline Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 = 2,098. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 38% 33% 6% 20% 4% 2,098