Generational cohort among adults who seldom or never read scripture by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never read scripture by generational group

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

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 104. 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 25% 16% 22% 32% 5% 1% 104
Alaska 19% 15% 30% 26% 10% < 1% 163
Arizona 18% 18% 24% 26% 14% < 1% 299
California 17% 17% 27% 27% 10% 1% 1,897
Colorado 13% 19% 30% 28% 8% 1% 268
Connecticut 21% 13% 20% 31% 13% 2% 223
Delaware 19% 16% 24% 32% 9% 1% 148
District of Columbia 12% 34% 29% 19% 5% 1% 152
Florida 15% 13% 26% 31% 13% 2% 895
Georgia 21% 16% 30% 24% 7% 1% 295
Hawaii 16% 15% 17% 41% 8% 2% 162
Idaho 9% 17% 35% 28% 10% < 1% 128
Illinois 18% 15% 27% 31% 8% 1% 628
Indiana 15% 18% 30% 28% 8% < 1% 281
Iowa 17% 15% 25% 32% 9% 1% 160
Kansas 21% 19% 20% 31% 9% 2% 133
Kentucky 18% 20% 25% 28% 8% 1% 159
Louisiana 13% 26% 29% 23% 7% 2% 152
Maine 14% 12% 23% 36% 13% 2% 196
Maryland 13% 17% 30% 31% 8% 1% 301
Massachusetts 16% 16% 27% 30% 9% 2% 464
Michigan 14% 14% 25% 36% 10% 1% 451
Minnesota 17% 18% 28% 27% 10% 1% 273
Missouri 15% 17% 26% 33% 8% < 1% 255
Montana 12% 14% 31% 34% 10% < 1% 153
Nebraska 18% 17% 28% 28% 9% 1% 151
Nevada 18% 15% 28% 31% 8% < 1% 160
New Hampshire 14% 10% 28% 37% 11% 1% 190
New Jersey 15% 12% 27% 34% 9% 2% 485
New Mexico 14% 16% 23% 35% 13% < 1% 138
New York 16% 16% 27% 30% 10% 1% 1,079
North Carolina 15% 18% 27% 31% 8% 1% 345
North Dakota 20% 19% 26% 29% 7% < 1% 168
Ohio 15% 16% 27% 32% 9% 1% 498
Oklahoma 13% 25% 23% 28% 10% 2% 124
Oregon 7% 17% 31% 32% 12% 1% 224
Pennsylvania 19% 14% 25% 31% 10% 1% 668
Rhode Island 6% 13% 34% 36% 10% 1% 184
South Carolina 21% 21% 17% 31% 9% 1% 146
South Dakota 13% 18% 27% 35% 6% < 1% 136
Tennessee 17% 21% 25% 27% 9% 1% 160
Texas 18% 20% 29% 24% 8% 1% 882
Utah 19% 21% 24% 26% 10% < 1% 102
Vermont 12% 12% 28% 37% 11% 1% 212
Virginia 15% 26% 26% 26% 7% 1% 351
Washington 12% 15% 28% 35% 8% 1% 371
West Virginia 11% 21% 30% 27% 9% 2% 110
Wisconsin 15% 14% 27% 34% 10% < 1% 320
Wyoming 14% 18% 28% 31% 6% 2% 133

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