Immigrant status among adults who seldom or never read scripture by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who seldom or never read scripture by immigrant status

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

Religious tradition Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
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Buddhist 28% 19% 53% 145
Catholic 23% 15% 62% 3,777
Evangelical Protestant 7% 5% 87% 1,439
Hindu 92% 7% < 1% 120
Historically Black Protestant 3% 6% 91% 300
Jewish 9% 22% 69% 579
Mainline Protestant 5% 7% 87% 2,613
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 11% 12% 76% 6,038

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