Parent of children under 18 among adults who read scripture at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who read scripture at least once a week by parental status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 293. 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 31% 69% 293
Arizona 28% 72% 245
Arkansas 37% 63% 162
California 34% 66% 1,080
Colorado 29% 71% 151
Florida 29% 71% 699
Georgia 32% 68% 471
Idaho 31% 69% 130
Illinois 32% 68% 408
Indiana 27% 73% 245
Iowa 25% 75% 104
Kansas 38% 62% 107
Kentucky 30% 70% 202
Louisiana 34% 66% 228
Maryland 24% 76% 219
Massachusetts 25% 75% 109
Michigan 28% 72% 330
Minnesota 31% 69% 168
Mississippi 30% 70% 191
Missouri 32% 68% 254
Montana 23% 77% 105
New Jersey 36% 64% 227
New Mexico 31% 69% 115
New York 29% 71% 509
North Carolina 28% 72% 456
Ohio 29% 71% 427
Oklahoma 25% 75% 193
Oregon 30% 70% 120
Pennsylvania 30% 70% 431
South Carolina 30% 70% 251
Tennessee 35% 65% 368
Texas 36% 64% 1,096
Utah 39% 61% 170
Virginia 29% 71% 354
Washington 30% 70% 217
West Virginia 23% 77% 136
Wisconsin 32% 68% 155
Wyoming 31% 69% 115

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