Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,792. 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% 24% 7% 6,792

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Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by religious group

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …same-sex marriage

Religious tradition Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
Catholic 65% 27% 8% 1,854
Evangelical Protestant 52% 38% 10% 827
Historically Black Protestant 58% 32% 10% 175
Jewish 86% 9% 5% 231
Mainline Protestant 68% 24% 8% 1,550
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 78% 15% 7% 1,614

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are ages…

Views about same-sex marriage 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 4,601. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 29% 37% 23% 12% 4,601
Oppose/strongly oppose 15% 33% 29% 22% 1,585
Don't know 12% 38% 28% 22% 488

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 4,601. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 18% 19% 29% 27% 7% < 1% 4,601
Oppose/strongly oppose 7% 13% 29% 34% 15% 2% 1,585
Don't know 7% 11% 32% 34% 14% 2% 488

Gender composition among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 47% 53% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 64% 36% 1,612
Don't know 56% 44% 506

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 4,634. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 69% 6% 5% 17% 4% 4,634
Oppose/strongly oppose 60% 8% 4% 26% 2% 1,602
Don't know 62% 6% 4% 25% 4% 495

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 4,627. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 17% 12% 72% 4,627
Oppose/strongly oppose 27% 8% 65% 1,586
Don't know 28% 7% 65% 491

Income distribution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who have a household income of…

Views about same-sex marriage Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 4,156. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 31% 20% 27% 22% 4,156
Oppose/strongly oppose 40% 20% 23% 17% 1,418
Don't know 44% 18% 21% 17% 410

Educational distribution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who have completed…

Views about same-sex marriage High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 4,661. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 35% 32% 19% 14% 4,661
Oppose/strongly oppose 57% 25% 11% 7% 1,599
Don't know 54% 24% 12% 9% 500

Marital status among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 4,660. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 45% 11% 11% 4% 29% 4,660
Oppose/strongly oppose 51% 8% 15% 7% 19% 1,603
Don't know 50% 7% 13% 10% 21% 503

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 4,662. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 30% 70% 4,662
Oppose/strongly oppose 30% 70% 1,608
Don't know 30% 70% 504

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say religion is…

Views about same-sex marriage Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 21% 48% 22% 8% < 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 41% 43% 12% 3% 1% 1,612
Don't know 37% 44% 14% 4% 1% 506

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who attend religious services…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 15% 43% 41% < 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 31% 41% 28% < 1% 1,612
Don't know 24% 41% 33% 1% 506

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who pray…

Views about same-sex marriage At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 31% 25% 13% 31% < 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 42% 24% 10% 23% 1% 1,612
Don't know 42% 24% 11% 21% 2% 506

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who attend prayer group…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 7% 7% 7% 78% < 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 19% 10% 10% 61% < 1% 1,612
Don't know 15% 9% 8% 67% 1% 506

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who meditate…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 29% 12% 6% 53% < 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 34% 10% 5% 48% 2% 1,612
Don't know 34% 12% 5% 44% 4% 506

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 42% 21% 16% 21% 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 44% 18% 14% 24% 1% 1,612
Don't know 46% 15% 14% 21% 4% 506

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 42% 18% 17% 22% 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 40% 15% 15% 27% 2% 1,612
Don't know 44% 13% 14% 25% 4% 506

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Views about same-sex marriage Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 10% 17% 59% 13% 2% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 27% 8% 53% 10% 2% 1,612
Don't know 18% 10% 57% 9% 5% 506

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say…

Views about same-sex marriage 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 = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 21% 78% 1% 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 33% 64% 1% 1% 1,612
Don't know 30% 62% 4% 4% 506

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who read scripture…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 11% 9% 10% 69% < 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 26% 11% 10% 52% 1% 1,612
Don't know 20% 13% 13% 53% 2% 506

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say the holy scripture is…

Views about same-sex marriage 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 = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 9% 26% 1% 57% 8% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 30% 33% 2% 27% 8% 1,612
Don't know 21% 27% 5% 34% 13% 506

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …in heaven

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 67% 25% 9% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 80% 13% 7% 1,612
Don't know 72% 15% 12% 506

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …in hell

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 44% 47% 8% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 62% 28% 10% 1,612
Don't know 51% 33% 16% 506

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 27% 18% 55% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 47% 19% 34% 1,612
Don't know 37% 34% 29% 506

Political ideology among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 19% 42% 34% 4% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 46% 30% 19% 5% 1,612
Don't know 30% 38% 17% 15% 506

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who would rather have…

Views about same-sex marriage Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 45% 49% 3% 3% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 55% 41% 2% 2% 1,612
Don't know 52% 37% 5% 5% 506

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say government aid to the poor…

Views about same-sex marriage Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 36% 60% 3% 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 57% 38% 3% 2% 1,612
Don't know 54% 36% 5% 5% 506

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say abortion should be…

Views about same-sex marriage Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 73% 24% 3% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 43% 53% 4% 1,612
Don't know 46% 40% 14% 506

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say homosexuality…

Views about same-sex marriage Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 94% 4% 1% 1% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 37% 55% 4% 4% 1,612
Don't know 52% 16% 15% 16% 506

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say…

Views about same-sex marriage 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 = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 27% 69% 2% 2% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 49% 46% 2% 4% 1,612
Don't know 45% 41% 5% 9% 506

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who say humans…

Views about same-sex marriage 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 = 4,674. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 53% 25% 5% 15% 2% 4,674
Oppose/strongly oppose 29% 28% 5% 33% 5% 1,612
Don't know 33% 24% 11% 21% 10% 506