Marital status among adults who seldom or never read scripture by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never read scripture by marital status

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

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Alabama 55% 7% 8% 3% 26% 108
Alaska 45% 9% 11% 2% 34% 165
Arizona 38% 14% 14% 4% 31% 299
California 43% 10% 12% 5% 31% 1,932
Colorado 53% 11% 8% 4% 24% 270
Connecticut 47% 6% 13% 4% 29% 229
Delaware 55% 13% 10% 2% 19% 150
District of Columbia 28% 12% 10% 7% 42% 156
Florida 44% 9% 13% 6% 28% 910
Georgia 46% 8% 14% 4% 30% 300
Hawaii 38% 15% 12% 5% 30% 164
Idaho 55% 4% 19% 4% 18% 130
Illinois 46% 8% 9% 4% 33% 634
Indiana 46% 7% 11% 6% 30% 282
Iowa 51% 7% 13% 5% 25% 161
Kansas 55% 8% 8% 3% 27% 133
Kentucky 37% 5% 15% 8% 34% 162
Louisiana 39% 10% 16% 7% 29% 152
Maine 55% 11% 11% 5% 18% 195
Maryland 44% 9% 11% 6% 31% 302
Massachusetts 45% 8% 11% 5% 31% 474
Michigan 46% 11% 12% 6% 25% 456
Minnesota 46% 7% 8% 5% 33% 276
Missouri 42% 14% 14% 5% 25% 258
Montana 57% 9% 7% 4% 23% 156
Nebraska 50% 6% 10% 3% 32% 151
Nevada 39% 19% 11% 5% 26% 162
New Hampshire 53% 15% 11% 3% 18% 192
New Jersey 49% 9% 9% 6% 26% 496
New Mexico 40% 17% 13% 7% 23% 139
New York 45% 9% 10% 5% 32% 1,097
North Carolina 46% 8% 10% 5% 31% 346
North Dakota 47% 6% 14% 5% 28% 170
Ohio 45% 9% 13% 5% 28% 503
Oklahoma 47% 10% 12% 7% 24% 126
Oregon 49% 7% 18% 6% 20% 225
Pennsylvania 47% 9% 11% 5% 28% 667
Rhode Island 40% 23% 8% 9% 20% 189
South Carolina 39% 13% 13% 8% 28% 150
South Dakota 49% 16% 11% 5% 20% 138
Tennessee 41% 9% 14% 4% 31% 161
Texas 47% 9% 13% 4% 27% 896
Utah 36% 16% 17% 8% 24% 104
Vermont 55% 11% 9% 6% 19% 214
Virginia 48% 9% 10% 4% 28% 358
Washington 44% 12% 12% 5% 26% 374
West Virginia 45% 16% 17% 7% 15% 111
Wisconsin 51% 9% 11% 5% 24% 324
Wyoming 47% 11% 15% 5% 22% 133

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