Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who read scripture…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,819. 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.
2014 6% 6% 6% 81% < 1% 1,819
2007 5% 6% 7% 81% 1% 1,189

Learn More: Several times a year, Seldom/never

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by religious group

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who read scripture…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 6% 8% 7% 79% < 1% 310
Jewish 3% 10% 10% 77% < 1% 118
Mainline Protestant 6% 5% 8% 80% < 1% 277
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 4% 4% 5% 86% < 1% 850

Learn More: Several times a year, Seldom/never

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Several times a year 47% 29% 14% 10% 124
Seldom/never 34% 34% 19% 13% 1,486

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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Several times a year 32% 20% 24% 17% 5% 2% 124
Seldom/never 22% 19% 27% 23% 8% 1% 1,486

Gender composition among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
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Several times a year 65% 35% 127
Seldom/never 59% 41% 1,507

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Several times a year 63% 6% 7% 19% 5% 127
Seldom/never 70% 4% 8% 15% 3% 1,488

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
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Several times a year 16% 20% 64% 123
Seldom/never 18% 15% 67% 1,494

Income distribution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who have a household income of…

Frequency of reading scripture Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
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Several times a year 41% 13% 16% 29% 115
Seldom/never 30% 16% 28% 26% 1,365

Educational distribution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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Several times a year 42% 20% 20% 18% 126
Seldom/never 35% 28% 21% 15% 1,499

Marital status among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Several times a year 28% 7% 6% 8% 51% 126
Seldom/never 41% 11% 9% 4% 35% 1,504

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Several times a year 24% 76% 125
Seldom/never 25% 75% 1,501

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say religion is…

Frequency of reading scripture Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year 17% 50% 28% 5% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 4% 28% 43% 24% 1% 1,507

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who attend religious services…

Frequency of reading scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know 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.
Several times a year 9% 62% 29% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 4% 34% 63% < 1% 1,507

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year 20% 19% 20% 41% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 11% 11% 11% 67% < 1% 1,507

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who attend prayer group…

Frequency of reading scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know 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.
Several times a year 5% 7% 19% 68% 1% 127
Seldom/never 1% 2% 3% 95% < 1% 1,507

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who meditate…

Frequency of reading scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know 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.
Several times a year 33% 15% 17% 33% 2% 127
Seldom/never 19% 10% 6% 64% < 1% 1,507

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of reading scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know 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.
Several times a year 24% 21% 21% 33% 1% 127
Seldom/never 29% 17% 15% 38% 1% 1,507

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of reading scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know 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.
Several times a year 62% 17% 8% 13% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 41% 17% 17% 26% < 1% 1,507

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of reading scripture Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year < 1% 33% 46% 20% 1% 127
Seldom/never 4% 19% 58% 17% 1% 1,507

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say…

Frequency of reading scripture 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
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Several times a year 12% 86% 2% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 19% 79% 1% 1% 1,507

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of reading scripture 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
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Several times a year 8% 17% < 1% 66% 10% 127
Seldom/never 3% 8% < 1% 82% 6% 1,507

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year 47% 40% 13% 127
Seldom/never 36% 51% 13% 1,507

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year 31% 59% 11% 127
Seldom/never 25% 64% 11% 1,507

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Several times a year 26% 17% 57% 127
Seldom/never 24% 17% 59% 1,507

Political ideology among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year 18% 46% 35% 2% 127
Seldom/never 16% 40% 38% 6% 1,507

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year 52% 41% 4% 2% 127
Seldom/never 47% 47% 3% 3% 1,507

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of reading scripture Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year 36% 61% 3% < 1% 127
Seldom/never 36% 59% 3% 2% 1,507

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say abortion should be…

Frequency of reading scripture Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year 74% 18% 8% 127
Seldom/never 81% 18% 2% 1,507

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year 78% 14% 1% 7% 127
Seldom/never 85% 11% 2% 2% 1,507

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Several times a year 75% 16% 8% 127
Seldom/never 80% 15% 5% 1,507

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say…

Frequency of reading scripture 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
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Several times a year 36% 59% 5% 1% 127
Seldom/never 27% 70% 2% 2% 1,507

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God and are not too or not at all certain who say humans…

Frequency of reading scripture 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
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Several times a year 65% 11% 7% 14% 3% 127
Seldom/never 71% 11% 4% 12% 2% 1,507