Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,945. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 44% 48% 8% 2,945

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Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 50% 40% 10% 593
Evangelical Protestant 32% 62% 6% 1,044
Historically Black Protestant 40% 50% 9% 265
Mainline Protestant 53% 41% 7% 551
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 54% 36% 9% 189

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are ages…

Views about same-sex marriage 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,258. 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% 38% 19% 9% 1,258
Oppose/strongly oppose 19% 36% 26% 19% 1,401
Don't know 17% 39% 26% 18% 222

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,258. 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 23% 18% 31% 23% 5% 1% 1,258
Oppose/strongly oppose 11% 14% 30% 32% 12% 1% 1,401
Don't know 10% 12% 33% 32% 10% 2% 222

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,280. 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% 60% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 49% 51% 1,433
Don't know 45% 55% 232

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,264. 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% 16% 4% 24% 4% 1,264
Oppose/strongly oppose 60% 18% 4% 15% 3% 1,406
Don't know 47% 18% 2% 30% 3% 226

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,262. 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% 13% 68% 1,262
Oppose/strongly oppose 17% 6% 77% 1,409
Don't know 27% 10% 63% 226

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,155. 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 37% 20% 26% 16% 1,155
Oppose/strongly oppose 39% 19% 27% 16% 1,249
Don't know 51% 16% 22% 11% 183

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who have completed…

Views about same-sex marriage High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,277. 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% 31% 16% 13% 1,277
Oppose/strongly oppose 47% 33% 13% 7% 1,424
Don't know 47% 31% 13% 9% 229

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,279. 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% 8% 14% 4% 31% 1,279
Oppose/strongly oppose 54% 4% 14% 6% 22% 1,429
Don't know 45% 8% 10% 9% 28% 229

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,278. 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% 1,278
Oppose/strongly oppose 36% 64% 1,428
Don't know 29% 71% 229

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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 70% 23% 3% < 1% 2% 1% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 86% 10% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 1,433
Don't know 77% 18% 3% 1% 1% 1% 232

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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 66% 29% 3% 1% 1% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 84% 14% 1% 1% 1% 1,433
Don't know 74% 21% 3% 1% 1% 232

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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% 49% 7% < 1% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 60% 36% 4% < 1% 1,433
Don't know 43% 47% 8% 2% 232

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who pray…

Views about same-sex marriage At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,280. 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% 20% 6% 5% < 1% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 80% 15% 2% 2% 1% 1,433
Don't know 74% 19% 1% 5% 1% 232

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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% 15% 4% 36% 1% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 48% 12% 4% 34% 1% 1,433
Don't know 51% 14% 1% 25% 9% 232

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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 66% 19% 10% 5% < 1% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 72% 18% 5% 5% < 1% 1,433
Don't know 71% 16% 5% 5% 2% 232

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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% 21% 13% 17% 1% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 44% 22% 11% 21% 2% 1,433
Don't know 52% 14% 10% 20% 3% 232

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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% 14% 43% 9% 2% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 60% 5% 29% 4% 3% 1,433
Don't know 40% 10% 39% 7% 4% 232

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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 28% 70% 1% 1% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 47% 50% 2% 1% 1,433
Don't know 36% 60% 2% 2% 232

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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 43% 28% 9% 19% 1% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 62% 22% 7% 9% 1% 1,433
Don't know 49% 28% 6% 15% 1% 232

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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% 39% 2% 23% 7% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 59% 28% 3% 5% 5% 1,433
Don't know 40% 32% 6% 9% 13% 232

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …in heaven

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,280. 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 83% 12% 5% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 90% 5% 5% 1,433
Don't know 80% 10% 10% 232

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …in hell

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,280. 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 65% 29% 6% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 84% 10% 5% 1,433
Don't know 70% 19% 12% 232

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,280. 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% 16% 54% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 53% 14% 33% 1,433
Don't know 26% 33% 41% 232

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,280. 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% 40% 29% 4% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 57% 25% 13% 5% 1,433
Don't know 33% 35% 18% 14% 232

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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 41% 54% 3% 2% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 59% 37% 2% 2% 1,433
Don't know 45% 42% 8% 5% 232

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 55% 39% 4% 2% 1,433
Don't know 47% 38% 12% 3% 232

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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% 39% 2% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 28% 69% 2% 1,433
Don't know 37% 50% 13% 232

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Views about same-sex marriage Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,280. 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 89% 8% 2% 1% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 25% 68% 4% 3% 1,433
Don't know 44% 23% 20% 13% 232

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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% 65% 2% 2% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 51% 44% 2% 3% 1,433
Don't know 32% 52% 6% 10% 232

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,280. 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 28% 36% 3% 30% 3% 1,280
Oppose/strongly oppose 12% 24% 2% 57% 4% 1,433
Don't know 16% 31% 10% 34% 9% 232