Educational distribution among adults who read scripture several times a year by religious group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who have completed…

Religious tradition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
Catholic 45% 27% 17% 12% 752
Evangelical Protestant 43% 39% 13% 6% 557
Historically Black Protestant 53% 30% 8% 9% 148
Mainline Protestant 28% 35% 20% 17% 696
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 38% 31% 20% 11% 439

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are ages…

Educational distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 802. 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.
High school or less 27% 28% 28% 18% 802
Some college 24% 39% 23% 13% 777
College 17% 47% 24% 11% 693
Post-graduate degree 6% 47% 29% 18% 560

Generational cohort among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 802. 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.
High school or less 20% 11% 24% 32% 12% 1% 802
Some college 16% 16% 30% 28% 8% < 1% 777
College 7% 20% 38% 28% 8% < 1% 693
Post-graduate degree 1% 13% 39% 35% 11% 1% 560

Gender composition among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 54% 46% 808
Some college 48% 52% 786
College 50% 50% 706
Post-graduate degree 50% 50% 575

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who identify as…

Educational distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 800. 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.
High school or less 55% 12% 3% 26% 4% 800
Some college 69% 11% 3% 12% 5% 772
College 72% 7% 10% 9% 3% 695
Post-graduate degree 77% 7% 9% 4% 3% 568

Immigrant status among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 790. 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.
High school or less 21% 11% 68% 790
Some college 11% 10% 79% 774
College 15% 10% 75% 700
Post-graduate degree 15% 9% 76% 571

Income distribution among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who have a household income of…

Educational distribution Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 710. 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.
High school or less 50% 25% 17% 8% 710
Some college 30% 21% 33% 16% 699
College 11% 18% 38% 34% 639
Post-graduate degree 8% 7% 36% 49% 522

Marital status among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 41% 8% 13% 9% 30% 808
Some college 47% 7% 14% 5% 28% 784
College 59% 8% 10% 2% 21% 700
Post-graduate degree 65% 5% 12% 4% 13% 573

Parent of children under 18 among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 806. 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.
High school or less 26% 74% 806
Some college 30% 70% 785
College 36% 64% 705
Post-graduate degree 35% 65% 572

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say they…

Educational distribution Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 67% 24% 5% 1% 3% 1% 808
Some college 66% 24% 3% 1% 5% 1% 786
College 63% 21% 5% < 1% 9% 2% 706
Post-graduate degree 55% 28% 6% 2% 7% 3% 575

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say religion is…

Educational distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 53% 37% 6% 3% 1% 808
Some college 48% 38% 8% 5% 1% 786
College 46% 39% 10% 5% 1% 706
Post-graduate degree 43% 40% 11% 6% < 1% 575

Attendance at religious services among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who attend religious services…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 22% 56% 22% < 1% 808
Some college 20% 58% 22% 1% 786
College 26% 53% 20% 1% 706
Post-graduate degree 27% 53% 20% < 1% 575

Frequency of prayer among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who pray…

Educational distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 50% 25% 11% 12% 1% 808
Some college 49% 26% 9% 14% 1% 786
College 47% 28% 8% 17% 1% 706
Post-graduate degree 47% 27% 10% 15% 1% 575

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who attend prayer group…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 10% 10% 28% 52% 1% 808
Some college 7% 7% 20% 65% 1% 786
College 6% 9% 27% 58% < 1% 706
Post-graduate degree 5% 9% 23% 63% < 1% 575

Frequency of meditation among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who meditate…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 28% 13% 12% 45% 2% 808
Some college 29% 12% 12% 47% 1% 786
College 34% 10% 13% 42% 1% 706
Post-graduate degree 39% 15% 11% 34% 2% 575

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 50% 21% 16% 12% 1% 808
Some college 52% 19% 17% 11% 1% 786
College 53% 19% 18% 10% 1% 706
Post-graduate degree 56% 17% 17% 8% 1% 575

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Educational distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 38% 15% 19% 26% 1% 808
Some college 46% 18% 16% 20% < 1% 786
College 44% 17% 25% 14% 1% 706
Post-graduate degree 45% 21% 20% 13% 1% 575

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Educational distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 24% 8% 56% 10% 2% 808
Some college 26% 12% 53% 6% 3% 786
College 23% 20% 42% 13% 3% 706
Post-graduate degree 19% 18% 45% 15% 3% 575

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say…

Educational distribution There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 28% 70% 1% 1% 808
Some college 30% 68% 1% 1% 786
College 32% 66% 1% 1% 706
Post-graduate degree 26% 73% 1% 1% 575

Interpreting scripture among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say the holy scripture is…

Educational distribution Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 36% 33% 3% 22% 7% 808
Some college 20% 38% 3% 32% 8% 786
College 12% 34% 2% 43% 9% 706
Post-graduate degree 8% 35% 1% 46% 10% 575

Belief in Heaven among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who …in heaven

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 84% 11% 6% 808
Some college 79% 16% 5% 786
College 68% 23% 9% 706
Post-graduate degree 64% 30% 6% 575

Belief in Hell among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who …in hell

Educational distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 69% 24% 7% 808
Some college 63% 29% 7% 786
College 51% 39% 10% 706
Post-graduate degree 46% 46% 8% 575

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who identify as…

Educational distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 33% 19% 48% 808
Some college 40% 17% 43% 786
College 39% 11% 50% 706
Post-graduate degree 31% 13% 55% 575

Political ideology among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Educational distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 37% 34% 23% 6% 808
Some college 36% 37% 21% 6% 786
College 28% 40% 29% 3% 706
Post-graduate degree 23% 43% 33% 1% 575

Views about size of government among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who would rather have…

Educational distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 44% 49% 3% 4% 808
Some college 59% 35% 4% 2% 786
College 56% 39% 2% 3% 706
Post-graduate degree 52% 44% 2% 2% 575

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say government aid to the poor…

Educational distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 43% 53% 3% 1% 808
Some college 49% 46% 3% 2% 786
College 43% 53% 3% 2% 706
Post-graduate degree 34% 61% 4% 1% 575

Views about abortion among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 52% 44% 4% 808
Some college 58% 36% 6% 786
College 67% 29% 3% 706
Post-graduate degree 69% 28% 3% 575

Views about homosexuality among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say homosexuality…

Educational distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 59% 34% 3% 4% 808
Some college 68% 23% 6% 3% 786
College 78% 16% 3% 3% 706
Post-graduate degree 81% 14% 3% 2% 575

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Educational distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 49% 42% 9% 808
Some college 58% 33% 8% 786
College 73% 22% 5% 706
Post-graduate degree 70% 21% 8% 575

Views about environmental regulation among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say…

Educational distribution Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 43% 52% 2% 3% 808
Some college 37% 59% 2% 1% 786
College 29% 66% 2% 3% 706
Post-graduate degree 24% 71% 3% 2% 575

Views about human evolution among adults who read scripture several times a year by educational group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say humans…

Educational distribution Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 808. 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.
High school or less 27% 31% 4% 34% 4% 808
Some college 30% 31% 6% 30% 3% 786
College 39% 35% 4% 19% 3% 706
Post-graduate degree 46% 31% 6% 15% 2% 575