Attendance at religious services among adults who read scripture once or twice a month

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who attend religious services…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,457. 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 35% 49% 16% < 1% 3,457
2007 42% 43% 14% < 1% 3,543

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Attendance at religious services among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who attend religious services…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never 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 46% 44% 9% 1% 782
Evangelical Protestant 39% 49% 12% < 1% 979
Historically Black Protestant 35% 54% 10% 1% 249
Mainline Protestant 34% 53% 12% < 1% 791
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 7% 49% 43% 1% 362

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are ages…

Attendance at religious services 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,347. 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.
At least once a week 23% 33% 23% 20% 1,347
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 28% 35% 26% 11% 1,553
Seldom/never 27% 37% 22% 14% 479

Generational cohort among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Attendance at religious services Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,347. 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.
At least once a week 17% 12% 27% 29% 13% 1% 1,347
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 18% 15% 29% 29% 7% 1% 1,553
Seldom/never 14% 18% 32% 26% 9% 1% 479

Gender composition among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Attendance at religious services Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 47% 53% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 49% 51% 1,575
Seldom/never 50% 50% 487

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who identify as…

Attendance at religious services White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,367. 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.
At least once a week 62% 14% 4% 17% 3% 1,367
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 58% 16% 3% 19% 4% 1,552
Seldom/never 67% 12% 3% 14% 4% 479

Immigrant status among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Attendance at religious services Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,363. 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.
At least once a week 19% 8% 72% 1,363
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 15% 12% 73% 1,553
Seldom/never 12% 11% 77% 480

Income distribution among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who have a household income of…

Attendance at religious services Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,190. 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.
At least once a week 30% 21% 28% 20% 1,190
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 40% 20% 25% 16% 1,420
Seldom/never 45% 23% 21% 11% 430

Educational distribution among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who have completed…

Attendance at religious services High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,376. 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.
At least once a week 39% 28% 19% 13% 1,376
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 44% 35% 13% 8% 1,573
Seldom/never 48% 34% 12% 7% 486

Marital status among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Attendance at religious services Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,377. 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.
At least once a week 55% 4% 10% 6% 24% 1,377
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 41% 10% 15% 5% 29% 1,570
Seldom/never 37% 9% 17% 7% 30% 484

Parent of children under 18 among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Attendance at religious services Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,373. 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.
At least once a week 33% 67% 1,373
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 31% 69% 1,572
Seldom/never 27% 73% 486

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who say they…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 81% 16% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 73% 21% 3% < 1% 2% 1% 1,575
Seldom/never 59% 22% 7% < 1% 10% 2% 487

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who say religion is…

Attendance at religious services Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 85% 13% 1% 1% < 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 58% 36% 4% 1% < 1% 1,575
Seldom/never 42% 31% 14% 13% 1% 487

Frequency of prayer among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who pray…

Attendance at religious services At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 75% 20% 2% 2% 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 61% 26% 7% 5% 1% 1,575
Seldom/never 51% 18% 7% 22% 1% 487

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who attend prayer group…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 37% 27% 13% 22% < 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 7% 23% 18% 51% < 1% 1,575
Seldom/never 6% 8% 6% 80% 1% 487

Frequency of meditation among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who meditate…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 41% 14% 4% 39% 2% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 36% 15% 4% 43% 1% 1,575
Seldom/never 38% 12% 2% 44% 2% 487

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 67% 19% 7% 5% 2% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 56% 24% 11% 7% 1% 1,575
Seldom/never 56% 17% 10% 16% < 1% 487

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Attendance at religious services At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 42% 21% 15% 21% 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 42% 21% 14% 23% 1% 1,575
Seldom/never 58% 15% 6% 20% 1% 487

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Attendance at religious services Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 49% 9% 35% 5% 3% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 30% 12% 48% 8% 2% 1,575
Seldom/never 21% 17% 49% 10% 3% 487

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who say…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 37% 62% 1% 1% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 30% 68% 1% 1% 1,575
Seldom/never 31% 66% 2% 2% 487

Interpreting scripture among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who say the holy scripture is…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 39% 40% 3% 12% 6% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 33% 36% 2% 19% 9% 1,575
Seldom/never 22% 26% 3% 42% 7% 487

Belief in Heaven among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who …in heaven

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 90% 5% 5% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 84% 11% 5% 1,575
Seldom/never 67% 25% 8% 487

Belief in Hell among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who …in hell

Attendance at religious services Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 74% 19% 8% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 68% 24% 8% 1,575
Seldom/never 49% 43% 7% 487

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who identify as…

Attendance at religious services Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 45% 14% 42% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 17% 45% 1,575
Seldom/never 28% 20% 51% 487

Political ideology among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Attendance at religious services Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 45% 33% 18% 5% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 38% 38% 20% 4% 1,575
Seldom/never 25% 34% 33% 8% 487

Views about size of government among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who would rather have…

Attendance at religious services Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 53% 41% 2% 4% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 48% 47% 3% 2% 1,575
Seldom/never 49% 41% 3% 7% 487

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who say government aid to the poor…

Attendance at religious services Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 46% 48% 3% 2% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 45% 51% 3% 1% 1,575
Seldom/never 36% 57% 5% 2% 487

Views about abortion among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who say abortion should be…

Attendance at religious services Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 40% 57% 3% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 54% 42% 4% 1,575
Seldom/never 63% 35% 2% 487

Views about homosexuality among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Attendance at religious services Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 53% 38% 5% 4% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 68% 26% 4% 3% 1,575
Seldom/never 71% 21% 4% 4% 487

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who …same-sex marriage

Attendance at religious services Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 43% 49% 8% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 56% 35% 8% 1,575
Seldom/never 62% 29% 9% 487

Views about environmental regulation among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who say…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 42% 53% 3% 3% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 40% 56% 2% 2% 1,575
Seldom/never 37% 57% 4% 2% 487

Views about human evolution among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious attendance

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who say humans…

Attendance at religious services 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 = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 17% 35% 2% 41% 4% 1,379
Once or twice a month/a few times a year 25% 31% 5% 35% 4% 1,575
Seldom/never 36% 24% 5% 31% 4% 487