Age distribution among adults who seldom or never read scripture by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never read scripture by age group

% of adults who seldom or never read scripture who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Alabama 34% 29% 27% 10% 104
Alaska 30% 34% 24% 12% 163
Arizona 26% 34% 20% 20% 299
California 27% 35% 23% 15% 1,897
Colorado 26% 36% 24% 14% 268
Connecticut 27% 27% 27% 19% 223
Delaware 25% 33% 26% 16% 148
District of Columbia 33% 42% 18% 7% 152
Florida 24% 31% 24% 22% 895
Georgia 29% 39% 22% 10% 295
Hawaii 23% 26% 29% 22% 162
Idaho 20% 42% 23% 15% 128
Illinois 26% 34% 27% 14% 628
Indiana 27% 37% 24% 13% 281
Iowa 26% 31% 26% 16% 160
Kansas 32% 27% 24% 17% 133
Kentucky 33% 30% 24% 13% 159
Louisiana 26% 43% 19% 13% 152
Maine 20% 29% 32% 19% 196
Maryland 23% 37% 27% 13% 301
Massachusetts 26% 33% 25% 16% 464
Michigan 22% 31% 29% 18% 451
Minnesota 26% 36% 23% 15% 273
Missouri 24% 35% 26% 15% 255
Montana 20% 36% 28% 15% 153
Nebraska 27% 36% 23% 14% 151
Nevada 27% 34% 24% 15% 160
New Hampshire 18% 33% 30% 18% 190
New Jersey 21% 34% 28% 18% 485
New Mexico 23% 30% 30% 17% 138
New York 25% 34% 25% 16% 1,079
North Carolina 27% 33% 24% 16% 345
North Dakota 32% 32% 22% 13% 168
Ohio 23% 34% 27% 15% 498
Oklahoma 27% 33% 24% 16% 124
Oregon 16% 39% 26% 19% 224
Pennsylvania 27% 32% 26% 16% 668
Rhode Island 15% 38% 27% 20% 184
South Carolina 32% 27% 24% 17% 146
South Dakota 24% 34% 31% 11% 136
Tennessee 32% 32% 22% 14% 160
Texas 28% 38% 21% 13% 882
Utah 29% 36% 23% 13% 102
Vermont 18% 34% 31% 17% 212
Virginia 30% 37% 22% 12% 351
Washington 22% 34% 30% 14% 371
West Virginia 20% 42% 21% 17% 110
Wisconsin 23% 33% 30% 14% 320
Wyoming 24% 37% 26% 13% 133

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