Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged 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 64% 14% 7% 12% 2% 270
Arizona 65% 9% 5% 22% < 1% 176
Arkansas 61% 13% 6% 19% 1% 149
California 58% 8% 8% 24% 1% 865
Colorado 63% 3% 4% 30% < 1% 124
Florida 57% 11% 5% 25% 2% 580
Georgia 69% 9% 5% 17% < 1% 377
Idaho 60% 8% 10% 22% < 1% 112
Illinois 53% 9% 10% 27% 1% 386
Indiana 58% 9% 7% 25% 1% 234
Iowa 52% 6% 10% 31% 1% 122
Kansas 54% 9% 6% 31% < 1% 112
Kentucky 63% 6% 9% 21% 2% 206
Louisiana 66% 8% 6% 20% < 1% 175
Maryland 63% 8% 7% 20% 1% 164
Michigan 58% 11% 5% 25% 2% 307
Minnesota 49% 11% 8% 32% < 1% 178
Mississippi 75% 11% 4% 9% 1% 168
Missouri 65% 9% 6% 21% < 1% 231
Montana 57% 7% 12% 22% 1% 107
Nebraska 49% 13% 7% 31% < 1% 107
New Jersey 57% 9% 6% 26% 1% 194
New York 48% 8% 7% 35% 2% 419
North Carolina 63% 13% 5% 18% 1% 364
North Dakota 37% 17% 12% 34% < 1% 132
Ohio 58% 10% 7% 25% < 1% 375
Oklahoma 65% 9% 5% 21% < 1% 178
Oregon 68% 7% 3% 20% 2% 109
Pennsylvania 52% 9% 12% 25% 1% 401
South Carolina 71% 9% 7% 11% 2% 206
South Dakota 46% 12% 11% 30% 1% 104
Tennessee 73% 9% 5% 11% 2% 350
Texas 64% 11% 6% 18% 1% 962
Utah 80% 6% 6% 6% 2% 126
Virginia 70% 8% 4% 17% 1% 288
Washington 62% 10% 6% 23% < 1% 182
West Virginia 64% 14% 3% 19% < 1% 142
Wisconsin 42% 12% 8% 37% 1% 188
Wyoming 56% 8% 7% 29% 1% 126

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