Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say religion is not at all important

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,966. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 84% 11% 5% 3,966

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Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say religion is not at all important by religious group

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 67% 28% 5% 160
Mainline Protestant 74% 20% 6% 136
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 87% 8% 4% 3,232

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are ages…

Views about same-sex marriage 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,324. 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% 37% 18% 11% 3,324
Oppose/strongly oppose 22% 31% 26% 21% 403
Don't know 18% 42% 19% 21% 177

Generational cohort among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,324. 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% 21% 28% 22% 6% < 1% 3,324
Oppose/strongly oppose 17% 10% 27% 32% 13% 1% 403
Don't know 9% 16% 35% 26% 13% 2% 177

Gender composition among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,366. 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 60% 40% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 78% 22% 414
Don't know 81% 19% 186

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,317. 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% 3% 5% 10% 3% 3,317
Oppose/strongly oppose 65% 11% 3% 18% 3% 406
Don't know 72% 8% 2% 12% 6% 179

Immigrant status among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,330. 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 12% 14% 74% 3,330
Oppose/strongly oppose 15% 10% 75% 404
Don't know 10% 10% 80% 182

Income distribution among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,086. 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 25% 18% 29% 28% 3,086
Oppose/strongly oppose 37% 22% 25% 17% 351
Don't know 39% 13% 30% 19% 152

Educational distribution among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who have completed…

Views about same-sex marriage High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,355. 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% 32% 24% 17% 3,355
Oppose/strongly oppose 61% 24% 9% 6% 410
Don't know 52% 33% 10% 5% 185

Marital status among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,355. 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% 12% 11% 3% 36% 3,355
Oppose/strongly oppose 35% 6% 17% 7% 35% 410
Don't know 34% 8% 15% 7% 36% 184

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,355. 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% 77% 3,355
Oppose/strongly oppose 20% 80% 412
Don't know 20% 80% 183

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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% 12% 10% < 1% 60% 7% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 31% 13% 12% 2% 35% 7% 414
Don't know 32% 10% 10% 1% 34% 12% 186

Attendance at religious services among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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 1% 9% 89% < 1% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 8% 15% 77% 1% 414
Don't know 3% 9% 87% 1% 186

Frequency of prayer among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who pray…

Views about same-sex marriage At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,366. 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% 4% 3% 87% < 1% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 21% 6% 7% 66% < 1% 414
Don't know 19% 10% 6% 64% 1% 186

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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 1% < 1% 1% 97% < 1% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 10% 2% 4% 84% < 1% 414
Don't know 8% 2% 2% 88% < 1% 186

Frequency of meditation among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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% 8% 5% 63% 1% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 29% 7% 4% 58% 2% 414
Don't know 25% 6% 3% 64% 2% 186

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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% 15% 9% 38% 2% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 38% 7% 7% 46% 2% 414
Don't know 30% 13% 5% 48% 4% 186

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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 49% 16% 13% 22% < 1% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 43% 10% 11% 35% 1% 414
Don't know 36% 12% 9% 38% 5% 186

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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 1% 20% 54% 24% 2% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 8% 12% 57% 21% 2% 414
Don't know 7% 11% 63% 11% 8% 186

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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% 82% 1% 1% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 27% 71% 2% 1% 414
Don't know 23% 69% 4% 4% 186

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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 3% 2% 3% 92% < 1% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 15% 3% 4% 77% 1% 414
Don't know 9% 6% 2% 81% 2% 186

Interpreting scripture among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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 1% 3% < 1% 92% 3% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 13% 10% 2% 67% 9% 414
Don't know 6% 10% 1% 69% 14% 186

Belief in Heaven among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who …in heaven

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,366. 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 13% 81% 6% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 39% 52% 9% 414
Don't know 27% 51% 22% 186

Belief in Hell among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who …in hell

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,366. 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% 86% 5% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 32% 61% 8% 414
Don't know 21% 61% 18% 186

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,366. 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% 18% 65% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 38% 26% 36% 414
Don't know 30% 46% 23% 186

Political ideology among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,366. 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% 32% 51% 6% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 36% 32% 22% 10% 414
Don't know 22% 28% 25% 25% 186

Views about size of government among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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% 4% 4% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 64% 31% 3% 3% 414
Don't know 52% 28% 7% 13% 186

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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% 66% 3% 1% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 56% 37% 6% 1% 414
Don't know 48% 39% 5% 8% 186

Views about abortion among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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 87% 11% 2% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 57% 40% 4% 414
Don't know 48% 29% 23% 186

Views about homosexuality among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who say homosexuality…

Views about same-sex marriage Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,366. 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 97% 2% 1% < 1% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 31% 61% 5% 4% 414
Don't know 46% 12% 24% 18% 186

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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 = 3,366. 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% 78% 2% 2% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 47% 48% 2% 4% 414
Don't know 48% 42% 5% 5% 186

Views about human evolution among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say religion is not at all important 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
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Strongly favor/favor 83% 7% 2% 7% 1% 3,366
Oppose/strongly oppose 48% 14% 4% 28% 7% 414
Don't know 52% 11% 13% 16% 9% 186