Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who read scripture at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who read scripture at least once a week by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 86% 8% 1% 3% 1% 295
Arizona 87% 7% 1% 4% < 1% 246
Arkansas 83% 8% 7% 2% < 1% 162
California 84% 8% 3% 3% 1% 1,084
Colorado 80% 9% 7% 2% 1% 152
Florida 82% 9% 3% 5% 1% 702
Georgia 85% 7% 3% 3% 2% 473
Idaho 91% 4% 4% 1% < 1% 132
Illinois 77% 13% 3% 7% 1% 409
Indiana 85% 7% 6% 3% 1% 247
Iowa 85% 8% 3% 2% 3% 104
Kansas 88% 7% 2% 3% < 1% 109
Kentucky 87% 8% 2% 2% 1% 202
Louisiana 85% 10% 3% 2% 1% 229
Maryland 80% 10% 5% 4% 1% 220
Massachusetts 84% 12% 1% 2% 1% 110
Michigan 83% 8% 3% 4% 1% 332
Minnesota 86% 10% 2% 2% < 1% 168
Mississippi 85% 6% 3% 4% 2% 192
Missouri 82% 9% 4% 4% 1% 257
Montana 80% 14% 3% 3% < 1% 106
New Jersey 82% 10% 1% 5% 1% 231
New Mexico 68% 23% 1% 5% 4% 115
New York 84% 9% 3% 3% 1% 511
North Carolina 86% 7% 3% 3% < 1% 458
Ohio 80% 10% 4% 4% 1% 429
Oklahoma 82% 9% 1% 7% 1% 193
Oregon 82% 13% 3% < 1% 2% 121
Pennsylvania 84% 9% 4% 3% 1% 432
South Carolina 85% 9% 1% 3% 2% 252
Tennessee 86% 8% 3% 3% 1% 368
Texas 84% 8% 4% 3% 1% 1,103
Utah 89% 5% 5% 1% < 1% 171
Virginia 84% 9% 4% 2% < 1% 356
Washington 83% 10% 2% 3% 1% 218
West Virginia 80% 11% 4% 2% 4% 136
Wisconsin 83% 9% 5% 2% < 1% 156
Wyoming 87% 7% 3% 2% 1% 115

Learn More: At least once a week, Once or twice a month, Several times a year, Seldom/never