Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 12,132. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 81% 14% 5% 12,132

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Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by religious group

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …same-sex marriage

Religious tradition Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 202. 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.
Buddhist 86% 12% 2% 202
Catholic 73% 20% 7% 2,068
Evangelical Protestant 59% 32% 9% 636
Hindu 77% 17% 6% 119
Historically Black Protestant 66% 26% 8% 177
Jewish 96% 3% 1% 513
Mainline Protestant 78% 16% 6% 1,841
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 87% 9% 4% 5,713

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are ages…

Views about same-sex marriage 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 9,842. 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% 36% 21% 11% 9,842
Oppose/strongly oppose 17% 31% 29% 23% 1,557
Don't know 14% 35% 29% 21% 553

Generational cohort among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 9,842. 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 20% 20% 27% 25% 6% 1% 9,842
Oppose/strongly oppose 11% 11% 26% 36% 14% 2% 1,557
Don't know 7% 12% 30% 36% 14% 1% 553

Gender composition among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,970. 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% 48% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 73% 27% 1,584
Don't know 67% 33% 578

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 9,843. 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 74% 5% 6% 12% 4% 9,843
Oppose/strongly oppose 63% 10% 6% 17% 4% 1,560
Don't know 69% 7% 3% 16% 5% 552

Immigrant status among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 9,883. 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% 13% 74% 9,883
Oppose/strongly oppose 18% 12% 71% 1,560
Don't know 16% 11% 73% 565

Income distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,070. 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% 19% 29% 27% 9,070
Oppose/strongly oppose 35% 20% 27% 18% 1,414
Don't know 39% 20% 23% 18% 473

Educational distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who have completed…

Views about same-sex marriage High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,934. 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 26% 32% 24% 17% 9,934
Oppose/strongly oppose 52% 27% 11% 9% 1,573
Don't know 45% 33% 13% 8% 575

Marital status among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 9,937. 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% 11% 10% 3% 32% 9,937
Oppose/strongly oppose 49% 7% 15% 8% 22% 1,577
Don't know 43% 8% 17% 7% 26% 571

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 9,945. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 26% 74% 9,945
Oppose/strongly oppose 26% 74% 1,579
Don't know 22% 78% 575

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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% 28% 13% < 1% 29% 5% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 42% 28% 12% 1% 13% 4% 1,584
Don't know 37% 29% 10% 2% 15% 6% 578

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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 14% 29% 25% 31% 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 28% 34% 20% 17% 1% 1,584
Don't know 25% 33% 17% 22% 3% 578

Attendance at religious services among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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 8% 32% 60% < 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 16% 36% 48% < 1% 1,584
Don't know 13% 34% 51% 2% 578

Frequency of prayer among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who pray…

Views about same-sex marriage At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,970. 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% 14% 8% 56% < 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 33% 17% 10% 40% < 1% 1,584
Don't know 33% 15% 9% 39% 4% 578

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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 4% 4% 4% 88% < 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 9% 5% 7% 79% < 1% 1,584
Don't know 8% 4% 7% 79% 2% 578

Frequency of meditation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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% 11% 6% 54% 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 32% 8% 5% 54% 1% 1,584
Don't know 32% 9% 3% 53% 3% 578

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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% 17% 12% 27% 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 40% 14% 12% 33% 1% 1,584
Don't know 41% 14% 11% 30% 4% 578

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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% 17% 14% 19% < 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 42% 13% 16% 29% < 1% 1,584
Don't know 44% 15% 9% 28% 3% 578

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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 5% 20% 56% 17% 2% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 14% 11% 61% 13% 1% 1,584
Don't know 8% 12% 64% 10% 6% 578

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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% 80% 1% 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 29% 69% 1% 1% 1,584
Don't know 30% 63% 4% 2% 578

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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% 6% 8% 79% < 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 15% 7% 9% 68% < 1% 1,584
Don't know 12% 9% 10% 68% 2% 578

Belief in Heaven among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …in heaven

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,970. 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% 54% 9% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 56% 35% 9% 1,584
Don't know 48% 36% 16% 578

Belief in Hell among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …in hell

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,970. 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% 70% 7% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 41% 50% 9% 1,584
Don't know 36% 49% 15% 578

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,970. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 21% 16% 63% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 48% 20% 32% 1,584
Don't know 34% 36% 30% 578

Political ideology among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,970. 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% 37% 45% 4% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 43% 33% 18% 6% 1,584
Don't know 28% 36% 17% 18% 578

Views about size of government among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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 46% 48% 3% 3% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 67% 30% 2% 2% 1,584
Don't know 54% 31% 7% 8% 578

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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% 65% 3% 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 59% 36% 3% 2% 1,584
Don't know 49% 40% 6% 5% 578

Views about abortion among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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% 14% 2% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 55% 42% 3% 1,584
Don't know 56% 25% 18% 578

Views about homosexuality among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who say homosexuality…

Views about same-sex marriage Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,970. 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 96% 2% 1% 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 37% 55% 4% 3% 1,584
Don't know 56% 11% 19% 15% 578

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 21% 76% 2% 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 51% 44% 2% 3% 1,584
Don't know 45% 44% 5% 6% 578

Views about human evolution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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 = 9,970. 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% 16% 4% 9% 1% 9,970
Oppose/strongly oppose 41% 24% 4% 28% 4% 1,584
Don't know 44% 24% 11% 16% 5% 578