Frequency of reading scripture among immigrants

% of immigrants 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 = 3,954. 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 36% 11% 9% 42% 1% 3,954
2007 34% 12% 9% 43% 1% 3,186

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Frequency of reading scripture among immigrants by religious group

% of immigrants 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
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 32% 15% 10% 43% 1% 1,429
Evangelical Protestant 68% 12% 6% 14% 1% 603
Hindu 8% 9% 19% 63% 1% 171
Historically Black Protestant 71% 15% 4% 8% 2% 112
Mainline Protestant 40% 11% 13% 35% 1% 317
Muslim 46% 13% 11% 27% 3% 146
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 14% 7% 7% 71% 1% 810

Learn More: At least once a week, Once or twice a month, Several times a year, Seldom/never

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,363. 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.
At least once a week 18% 46% 24% 12% 1,363
Once or twice a month 25% 48% 20% 6% 420
Several times a year 21% 48% 21% 11% 354
Seldom/never 25% 45% 21% 9% 1,704

Generational cohort among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,363. 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.
At least once a week 9% 17% 38% 27% 8% 1% 1,363
Once or twice a month 15% 21% 38% 22% 5% < 1% 420
Several times a year 12% 16% 41% 23% 9% < 1% 354
Seldom/never 15% 21% 34% 24% 6% < 1% 1,704

Gender composition among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 41% 59% 1,395
Once or twice a month 48% 52% 425
Several times a year 53% 47% 360
Seldom/never 55% 45% 1,732

Racial and ethnic composition among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
At least once a week 13% 13% 11% 61% 2% 1,379
Once or twice a month 15% 9% 14% 60% 2% 422
Several times a year 19% 4% 23% 52% 2% 356
Seldom/never 26% 4% 23% 46% 1% 1,712

Income distribution among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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
Sample size = 1,138. 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.
At least once a week 57% 20% 14% 9% 1,138
Once or twice a month 56% 18% 16% 10% 372
Several times a year 44% 17% 22% 17% 314
Seldom/never 38% 20% 21% 22% 1,464

Educational distribution among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,383. 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.
At least once a week 58% 20% 14% 9% 1,383
Once or twice a month 57% 23% 13% 7% 425
Several times a year 50% 22% 16% 12% 355
Seldom/never 45% 22% 17% 16% 1,721

Marital status among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,384. 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.
At least once a week 53% 6% 15% 5% 20% 1,384
Once or twice a month 51% 12% 13% 2% 22% 425
Several times a year 55% 9% 12% 3% 20% 357
Seldom/never 48% 10% 10% 3% 29% 1,726

Parent of children under 18 among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,387. 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.
At least once a week 44% 56% 1,387
Once or twice a month 47% 53% 422
Several times a year 42% 58% 359
Seldom/never 37% 63% 1,727

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who say they…

Frequency of reading scripture 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 = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 75% 21% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1,395
Once or twice a month 59% 32% 7% 1% 1% 1% 425
Several times a year 55% 33% 4% 2% 4% 1% 360
Seldom/never 39% 28% 13% 1% 17% 2% 1,732

Importance of religion in one's life among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who say religion is…

Frequency of reading scripture Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 85% 10% 2% 2% 1% 1,395
Once or twice a month 69% 24% 4% 3% 1% 425
Several times a year 48% 41% 7% 2% 2% 360
Seldom/never 33% 31% 17% 18% < 1% 1,732

Attendance at religious services among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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 = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 71% 19% 9% 1% 1,395
Once or twice a month 42% 45% 12% 1% 425
Several times a year 23% 59% 17% < 1% 360
Seldom/never 15% 40% 45% < 1% 1,732

Frequency of prayer among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 85% 11% 1% 2% 1% 1,395
Once or twice a month 64% 20% 9% 6% 2% 425
Several times a year 50% 21% 14% 15% < 1% 360
Seldom/never 31% 16% 9% 43% 1% 1,732

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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 = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 61% 14% 6% 18% 1% 1,395
Once or twice a month 19% 32% 14% 35% 1% 425
Several times a year 8% 9% 36% 46% 1% 360
Seldom/never 6% 4% 8% 82% < 1% 1,732

Frequency of meditation among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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 = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 73% 6% 2% 15% 3% 1,395
Once or twice a month 44% 20% 5% 28% 3% 425
Several times a year 32% 14% 19% 31% 4% 360
Seldom/never 30% 9% 5% 53% 2% 1,732

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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 = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 80% 10% 4% 4% 2% 1,395
Once or twice a month 60% 21% 10% 7% 2% 425
Several times a year 50% 16% 23% 9% 2% 360
Seldom/never 45% 15% 15% 24% 1% 1,732

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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 = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 64% 13% 9% 12% 3% 1,395
Once or twice a month 46% 22% 14% 17% 2% 425
Several times a year 37% 16% 26% 20% 1% 360
Seldom/never 36% 16% 18% 28% 1% 1,732

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 56% 9% 25% 8% 3% 1,395
Once or twice a month 34% 12% 38% 13% 2% 425
Several times a year 20% 11% 46% 20% 3% 360
Seldom/never 15% 14% 47% 22% 2% 1,732

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 35% 60% 2% 2% 1,395
Once or twice a month 28% 70% < 1% 2% 425
Several times a year 22% 74% 2% 2% 360
Seldom/never 20% 77% 2% 2% 1,732

Interpreting scripture among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 56% 24% 4% 10% 5% 1,395
Once or twice a month 41% 27% 3% 21% 7% 425
Several times a year 28% 29% 3% 31% 10% 360
Seldom/never 19% 18% 2% 52% 8% 1,732

Belief in Heaven among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 85% 10% 6% 1,395
Once or twice a month 81% 11% 7% 425
Several times a year 71% 22% 7% 360
Seldom/never 54% 39% 7% 1,732

Belief in Hell among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 71% 22% 7% 1,395
Once or twice a month 67% 25% 8% 425
Several times a year 55% 33% 11% 360
Seldom/never 39% 52% 8% 1,732

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 22% 32% 45% 1,395
Once or twice a month 22% 28% 49% 425
Several times a year 21% 29% 50% 360
Seldom/never 23% 27% 50% 1,732

Political ideology among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 38% 27% 24% 10% 1,395
Once or twice a month 33% 31% 29% 7% 425
Several times a year 29% 36% 28% 8% 360
Seldom/never 22% 33% 38% 8% 1,732

Views about size of government among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 27% 66% 4% 4% 1,395
Once or twice a month 25% 70% 2% 3% 425
Several times a year 33% 61% 3% 2% 360
Seldom/never 31% 63% 3% 3% 1,732

Views about government aid to the poor among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 37% 55% 6% 3% 1,395
Once or twice a month 39% 55% 3% 2% 425
Several times a year 42% 52% 4% 2% 360
Seldom/never 38% 56% 3% 3% 1,732

Views about abortion among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who say abortion should be…

Frequency of reading scripture Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 31% 64% 5% 1,395
Once or twice a month 43% 54% 3% 425
Several times a year 53% 43% 5% 360
Seldom/never 62% 34% 4% 1,732

Views about homosexuality among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 44% 47% 5% 4% 1,395
Once or twice a month 67% 25% 3% 5% 425
Several times a year 68% 23% 4% 4% 360
Seldom/never 77% 16% 3% 4% 1,732

Views about same-sex marriage among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 31% 59% 10% 1,395
Once or twice a month 54% 35% 11% 425
Several times a year 50% 40% 11% 360
Seldom/never 70% 23% 7% 1,732

Views about environmental regulation among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 35% 56% 2% 6% 1,395
Once or twice a month 36% 56% 3% 5% 425
Several times a year 33% 58% 3% 6% 360
Seldom/never 29% 65% 1% 4% 1,732

Views about human evolution among immigrants by frequency of reading scripture

% of immigrants 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
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
At least once a week 18% 26% 3% 47% 6% 1,395
Once or twice a month 26% 24% 4% 41% 5% 425
Several times a year 37% 27% 3% 29% 4% 360
Seldom/never 50% 19% 4% 22% 5% 1,732