Marital 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 marital status

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

Religious tradition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Buddhist 41% 10% 11% 1% 37% 146
Catholic 52% 8% 11% 6% 23% 3,798
Evangelical Protestant 50% 8% 13% 8% 20% 1,457
Hindu 61% 2% 2% < 1% 35% 120
Historically Black Protestant 21% 8% 21% 7% 43% 307
Jewish 53% 6% 9% 7% 24% 578
Mainline Protestant 55% 7% 12% 8% 18% 2,632
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 38% 12% 11% 3% 36% 6,093

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