Frequency of reading scripture among conservatives by state (2014) Switch to: State among conservatives by frequency of reading scripture

% of conservatives who read scripture…

State 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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Alabama 62% 16% 7% 14% 1% 267
Alaska 50% 10% 6% 35% < 1% 115
Arizona 52% 8% 8% 32% < 1% 264
Arkansas 54% 18% 5% 23% < 1% 130
California 44% 12% 8% 35% 1% 1,134
Colorado 50% 8% 4% 36% 1% 170
Connecticut 24% 10% 8% 59% < 1% 110
Florida 46% 12% 9% 32% 1% 760
Georgia 62% 10% 6% 23% < 1% 417
Idaho 49% 9% 8% 33% < 1% 138
Illinois 41% 12% 8% 38% < 1% 459
Indiana 50% 8% 9% 31% 1% 276
Iowa 49% 10% 8% 32% 1% 142
Kansas 49% 7% 7% 36% < 1% 132
Kentucky 58% 8% 9% 25% < 1% 189
Louisiana 55% 9% 7% 29% < 1% 234
Maryland 44% 16% 10% 29% 1% 170
Massachusetts 25% 12% 8% 54% < 1% 160
Michigan 47% 11% 7% 33% < 1% 342
Minnesota 42% 11% 13% 34% < 1% 192
Mississippi 73% 11% 5% 9% 2% 150
Missouri 57% 13% 7% 22% < 1% 251
Montana 47% 6% 10% 37% < 1% 138
Nebraska 43% 16% 4% 37% < 1% 132
Nevada 40% 12% 10% 38% < 1% 116
New Hampshire 38% 10% 10% 41% < 1% 102
New Jersey 40% 10% 6% 42% 1% 271
New Mexico 55% 13% 3% 29% < 1% 106
New York 40% 7% 8% 44% 1% 606
North Carolina 57% 13% 7% 22% 1% 411
North Dakota 33% 19% 6% 41% < 1% 161
Ohio 47% 11% 7% 34% 1% 456
Oklahoma 62% 11% 7% 20% < 1% 162
Oregon 46% 12% 5% 36% < 1% 125
Pennsylvania 45% 7% 11% 36% 1% 498
South Carolina 62% 13% 10% 15% < 1% 218
South Dakota 34% 8% 11% 46% 1% 139
Tennessee 70% 9% 6% 14% 2% 322
Texas 55% 12% 7% 26% 1% 1,050
Utah 69% 6% 10% 14% 2% 150
Virginia 59% 9% 6% 25% 1% 344
Washington 52% 10% 7% 32% < 1% 215
West Virginia 55% 19% 2% 23% 1% 139
Wisconsin 35% 11% 9% 44% 1% 247
Wyoming 49% 10% 7% 34% 1% 143

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