Gender composition among adults who seldom or never read scripture by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never read scripture by gender

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State Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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 62% 38% 109
Alaska 56% 44% 166
Arizona 54% 46% 299
California 56% 44% 1,943
Colorado 51% 49% 271
Connecticut 50% 50% 232
Delaware 51% 49% 150
District of Columbia 55% 45% 158
Florida 55% 45% 912
Georgia 61% 39% 300
Hawaii 52% 48% 165
Idaho 55% 45% 130
Illinois 52% 48% 638
Indiana 53% 47% 284
Iowa 55% 45% 161
Kansas 53% 47% 133
Kentucky 52% 48% 162
Louisiana 62% 38% 152
Maine 55% 45% 196
Maryland 47% 53% 303
Massachusetts 48% 52% 476
Michigan 52% 48% 457
Minnesota 52% 48% 276
Missouri 49% 51% 258
Montana 54% 46% 156
Nebraska 48% 52% 152
Nevada 64% 36% 162
New Hampshire 49% 51% 193
New Jersey 47% 53% 498
New Mexico 52% 48% 140
New York 51% 49% 1,103
North Carolina 57% 43% 347
North Dakota 59% 41% 171
Ohio 50% 50% 503
Oklahoma 54% 46% 126
Oregon 53% 47% 226
Pennsylvania 54% 46% 672
Rhode Island 52% 48% 189
South Carolina 52% 48% 151
South Dakota 52% 48% 139
Tennessee 47% 53% 162
Texas 57% 43% 900
Utah 55% 45% 104
Vermont 44% 56% 215
Virginia 55% 45% 359
Washington 54% 46% 375
West Virginia 56% 44% 111
Wisconsin 54% 46% 324
Wyoming 55% 45% 133

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