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

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State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 108. 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.
Alabama 49% 34% 12% 5% 108
Alaska 33% 39% 15% 13% 165
Arizona 39% 36% 15% 9% 297
California 36% 31% 20% 13% 1,930
Colorado 27% 36% 21% 16% 268
Connecticut 39% 26% 20% 15% 231
Delaware 40% 28% 17% 14% 150
District of Columbia 21% 15% 37% 27% 155
Florida 40% 31% 17% 12% 905
Georgia 40% 33% 14% 12% 299
Hawaii 38% 29% 21% 12% 165
Idaho 42% 33% 17% 8% 130
Illinois 36% 30% 22% 12% 633
Indiana 51% 27% 13% 9% 283
Iowa 37% 42% 15% 6% 160
Kansas 40% 33% 14% 13% 133
Kentucky 50% 31% 12% 7% 159
Louisiana 47% 28% 19% 6% 152
Maine 41% 33% 19% 7% 195
Maryland 31% 29% 21% 19% 301
Massachusetts 33% 27% 23% 17% 474
Michigan 41% 34% 16% 9% 456
Minnesota 35% 35% 19% 11% 275
Missouri 44% 27% 18% 10% 258
Montana 41% 33% 16% 10% 155
Nebraska 37% 41% 14% 8% 151
Nevada 45% 34% 14% 7% 162
New Hampshire 36% 28% 21% 15% 190
New Jersey 34% 27% 20% 18% 494
New Mexico 39% 28% 21% 12% 139
New York 35% 29% 22% 14% 1,096
North Carolina 39% 27% 18% 15% 347
North Dakota 32% 44% 19% 5% 171
Ohio 44% 31% 16% 9% 502
Oklahoma 55% 25% 13% 7% 126
Oregon 36% 32% 21% 11% 226
Pennsylvania 41% 26% 20% 12% 670
Rhode Island 33% 29% 23% 14% 187
South Carolina 42% 29% 21% 8% 151
South Dakota 40% 35% 16% 9% 139
Tennessee 50% 22% 19% 9% 161
Texas 44% 31% 16% 9% 895
Utah 44% 33% 15% 8% 104
Vermont 36% 28% 22% 15% 213
Virginia 28% 30% 24% 18% 359
Washington 34% 35% 21% 11% 375
West Virginia 48% 27% 18% 7% 111
Wisconsin 43% 30% 16% 10% 323
Wyoming 52% 29% 14% 5% 133

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