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

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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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California 25% 14% 11% 48% 2% 452
Florida 30% 13% 14% 41% 2% 338
Georgia 41% 16% 9% 34% < 1% 146
Illinois 32% 11% 14% 41% 2% 241
Indiana 29% 9% 12% 48% 1% 119
Iowa 29% 7% 11% 53% < 1% 102
Maryland 29% 21% 11% 39% < 1% 128
Michigan 27% 17% 11% 44% 1% 185
Minnesota 17% 11% 17% 55% < 1% 172
Missouri 26% 15% 14% 45% < 1% 118
New Jersey 27% 12% 7% 51% 3% 124
New York 27% 11% 14% 49% < 1% 256
North Carolina 35% 22% 11% 30% 1% 231
North Dakota 22% 13% 16% 48% 1% 105
Ohio 35% 12% 7% 46% < 1% 226
Pennsylvania 29% 10% 15% 46% < 1% 344
Tennessee 47% 5% 14% 32% 2% 103
Texas 33% 12% 12% 44% < 1% 391
Virginia 32% 17% 14% 38% < 1% 185
Washington 33% 9% 10% 47% < 1% 108
Wisconsin 26% 11% 10% 53% 1% 126

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