Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never read scripture by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who seldom or never read scripture by frequency of meditation

% of adults who seldom or never read scripture who meditate…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 53% 9% 7% 31% < 1% 147
Catholic 27% 8% 5% 60% 1% 3,807
Evangelical Protestant 25% 6% 3% 66% 1% 1,462
Hindu 24% 8% 5% 63% < 1% 120
Historically Black Protestant 31% 7% 4% 57% 1% 308
Jewish 23% 8% 6% 62% 2% 580
Mainline Protestant 22% 9% 5% 64% 1% 2,641
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 21% 9% 5% 64% 1% 6,116

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