Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,591. 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% 66% 8% 8,591

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Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 42% 46% 12% 1,157
Evangelical Protestant 15% 80% 6% 3,921
Historically Black Protestant 28% 65% 7% 875
Jehovah's Witness 15% 76% 9% 204
Jewish 45% 48% 7% 121
Mainline Protestant 40% 49% 10% 1,221
Mormon 18% 76% 6% 472
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 48% 16% 305

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are ages…

Views about same-sex marriage 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,124. 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 22% 36% 27% 15% 2,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 13% 32% 30% 24% 5,619
Don't know 13% 37% 28% 23% 631

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,124. 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 16% 13% 29% 31% 10% 1% 2,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 9% 10% 27% 36% 17% 2% 5,619
Don't know 8% 11% 31% 32% 16% 2% 631

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,152. 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 38% 62% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 44% 56% 5,769
Don't know 40% 60% 670

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,120. 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 52% 20% 4% 20% 4% 2,120
Oppose/strongly oppose 62% 18% 2% 14% 4% 5,695
Don't know 50% 18% 1% 25% 6% 637

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,126. 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% 10% 72% 2,126
Oppose/strongly oppose 16% 6% 78% 5,699
Don't know 23% 11% 66% 654

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 1,890. 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 40% 18% 25% 17% 1,890
Oppose/strongly oppose 38% 22% 27% 13% 4,922
Don't know 43% 21% 25% 11% 509

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who have completed…

Views about same-sex marriage High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,143. 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% 30% 16% 12% 2,143
Oppose/strongly oppose 45% 32% 16% 8% 5,732
Don't know 52% 29% 11% 8% 659

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,142. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 45% 9% 14% 6% 26% 2,142
Oppose/strongly oppose 61% 2% 13% 9% 16% 5,745
Don't know 50% 3% 15% 12% 20% 656

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,145. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 33% 67% 2,145
Oppose/strongly oppose 31% 69% 5,738
Don't know 32% 68% 664

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who say they…

Views about same-sex marriage 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 = 2,152. 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 79% 15% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 94% 5% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 5,769
Don't know 84% 12% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 670

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 82% 14% 2% 2% 1% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 95% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 5,769
Don't know 88% 8% 1% 2% 1% 670

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 75% 19% 6% < 1% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 89% 8% 3% < 1% 5,769
Don't know 78% 13% 7% 1% 670

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who pray…

Views about same-sex marriage At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,152. 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 80% 14% 2% 3% < 1% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 92% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 5,769
Don't know 86% 10% 1% 2% 1% 670

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 59% 9% 2% 29% 2% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 67% 5% 2% 23% 2% 5,769
Don't know 66% 7% 1% 21% 4% 670

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 78% 12% 5% 5% 1% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 88% 6% 3% 3% 1% 5,769
Don't know 85% 6% 2% 4% 3% 670

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 55% 17% 9% 17% 1% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 55% 15% 9% 20% 2% 5,769
Don't know 60% 8% 7% 22% 3% 670

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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% 10% 37% 6% 3% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 75% 3% 18% 3% 2% 5,769
Don't know 57% 5% 30% 3% 6% 670

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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% 69% 1% 1% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 56% 41% 1% 1% 5,769
Don't know 38% 54% 3% 4% 670

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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% 11% 5% 14% 1% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 88% 6% 2% 4% 1% 5,769
Don't know 76% 9% 3% 10% 3% 670

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 40% 34% 3% 16% 7% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 66% 24% 4% 2% 3% 5,769
Don't know 51% 25% 8% 7% 8% 670

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in heaven

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,152. 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 84% 11% 5% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 87% 6% 7% 5,769
Don't know 85% 6% 9% 670

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in hell

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,152. 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 64% 29% 7% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 83% 11% 6% 5,769
Don't know 67% 19% 15% 670

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,152. 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% 17% 54% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 53% 18% 29% 5,769
Don't know 33% 32% 35% 670

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,152. 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% 37% 28% 5% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 62% 21% 10% 6% 5,769
Don't know 43% 26% 14% 17% 670

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 39% 55% 3% 3% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 61% 33% 2% 3% 5,769
Don't know 43% 42% 7% 8% 670

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 34% 60% 4% 2% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 55% 38% 4% 2% 5,769
Don't know 39% 45% 10% 6% 670

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 58% 39% 3% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 19% 77% 3% 5,769
Don't know 27% 53% 19% 670

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Views about same-sex marriage Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,152. 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 85% 10% 3% 2% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 15% 79% 4% 2% 5,769
Don't know 30% 25% 21% 23% 670

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 32% 62% 3% 3% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 50% 43% 3% 4% 5,769
Don't know 46% 40% 5% 9% 670

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 2,152. 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 22% 35% 3% 36% 4% 2,152
Oppose/strongly oppose 7% 19% 2% 67% 6% 5,769
Don't know 10% 24% 4% 50% 12% 670