Frequency of reading scripture among third generation immigrants or higher

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 27,244. 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% 10% 8% 45% 1% 27,244
2007 35% 10% 8% 45% 1% 28,997

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Frequency of reading scripture among third generation immigrants or higher by religious group

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 163. 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.
Buddhist 24% 13% 8% 53% 1% 163
Catholic 22% 10% 11% 57% 1% 4,670
Evangelical Protestant 62% 12% 7% 18% 1% 7,359
Historically Black Protestant 61% 13% 8% 18% 1% 1,697
Jehovah's Witness 89% 2% 3% 5% < 1% 170
Jewish 13% 9% 9% 67% 1% 567
Mainline Protestant 30% 13% 12% 44% 1% 5,296
Mormon 77% 7% 3% 12% 1% 572
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 9% 5% 5% 80% < 1% 5,780

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 9,624. 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 15% 31% 31% 23% 9,624
Once or twice a month 23% 33% 26% 17% 2,615
Several times a year 19% 35% 29% 16% 2,184
Seldom/never 23% 33% 27% 16% 12,160
Don't know 9% 22% 28% 41% 178

Generational cohort among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 9,624. 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% 11% 27% 37% 16% 2% 9,624
Once or twice a month 15% 13% 28% 31% 11% 1% 2,615
Several times a year 12% 13% 29% 34% 10% 1% 2,184
Seldom/never 14% 16% 26% 33% 10% 1% 12,160
Don't know 6% 8% 17% 36% 29% 4% 178

Gender composition among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,839. 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 42% 58% 9,839
Once or twice a month 48% 52% 2,653
Several times a year 51% 49% 2,216
Seldom/never 54% 46% 12,329
Don't know 47% 53% 207

Racial and ethnic composition among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 9,680. 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% 20% < 1% 5% 5% 9,680
Once or twice a month 74% 17% < 1% 5% 4% 2,622
Several times a year 78% 12% < 1% 6% 4% 2,186
Seldom/never 85% 7% 1% 4% 4% 12,188
Don't know 77% 12% < 1% 4% 7% 194

Income distribution among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 8,546. 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% 22% 28% 14% 8,546
Once or twice a month 33% 22% 27% 18% 2,357
Several times a year 28% 20% 30% 22% 1,984
Seldom/never 28% 20% 29% 23% 10,961
Don't know 46% 16% 30% 7% 114

Educational distribution among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,799. 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% 35% 15% 9% 9,799
Once or twice a month 40% 34% 16% 10% 2,649
Several times a year 36% 34% 17% 13% 2,207
Seldom/never 38% 32% 19% 11% 12,289
Don't know 52% 27% 14% 7% 201

Marital status among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 9,788. 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 54% 4% 14% 9% 19% 9,788
Once or twice a month 47% 7% 14% 7% 26% 2,643
Several times a year 50% 7% 13% 6% 24% 2,207
Seldom/never 47% 9% 12% 5% 26% 12,292
Don't know 45% 5% 20% 16% 14% 196

Parent of children under 18 among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 9,800. 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.
At least once a week 29% 71% 9,800
Once or twice a month 29% 71% 2,646
Several times a year 28% 72% 2,209
Seldom/never 26% 74% 12,299
Don't know 13% 87% 202

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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 92% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 9,839
Once or twice a month 77% 16% 3% < 1% 3% 1% 2,653
Several times a year 67% 22% 4% < 1% 5% 2% 2,216
Seldom/never 41% 28% 9% 1% 18% 4% 12,329
Don't know 73% 9% 2% 7% 1% 8% 207

Importance of religion in one's life among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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 89% 8% 1% 1% 1% 9,839
Once or twice a month 66% 26% 5% 2% < 1% 2,653
Several times a year 50% 38% 7% 4% 1% 2,216
Seldom/never 23% 34% 21% 22% 1% 12,329
Don't know 66% 16% 1% 4% 13% 207

Attendance at religious services among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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 70% 21% 8% 1% 9,839
Once or twice a month 35% 49% 17% < 1% 2,653
Several times a year 23% 55% 22% < 1% 2,216
Seldom/never 10% 35% 54% < 1% 12,329
Don't know 41% 20% 16% 23% 207

Frequency of prayer among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,839. 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 90% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 9,839
Once or twice a month 65% 23% 4% 7% 1% 2,653
Several times a year 49% 27% 9% 13% 1% 2,216
Seldom/never 27% 18% 9% 44% 1% 12,329
Don't know 58% 10% 1% 3% 28% 207

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

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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% 13% 8% 21% 1% 9,839
Once or twice a month 17% 21% 15% 47% < 1% 2,653
Several times a year 7% 8% 23% 61% 1% 2,216
Seldom/never 4% 3% 3% 90% < 1% 12,329
Don't know 27% 8% 6% 35% 25% 207

Frequency of meditation among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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 62% 6% 2% 28% 2% 9,839
Once or twice a month 38% 14% 4% 44% 2% 2,653
Several times a year 30% 12% 11% 46% 1% 2,216
Seldom/never 23% 8% 5% 63% 1% 12,329
Don't know 37% 3% 2% 29% 29% 207

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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% 9% 3% 3% 1% 9,839
Once or twice a month 62% 20% 9% 8% 1% 2,653
Several times a year 53% 20% 16% 11% 1% 2,216
Seldom/never 39% 18% 13% 29% 1% 12,329
Don't know 59% 5% 3% 5% 28% 207

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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% 15% 8% 21% 2% 9,839
Once or twice a month 44% 20% 12% 23% 1% 2,653
Several times a year 44% 17% 18% 20% 1% 2,216
Seldom/never 39% 16% 15% 30% 1% 12,329
Don't know 43% 7% 6% 18% 26% 207

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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% 5% 26% 2% 3% 9,839
Once or twice a month 36% 12% 44% 6% 3% 2,653
Several times a year 26% 13% 52% 7% 3% 2,216
Seldom/never 12% 13% 61% 12% 2% 12,329
Don't know 36% 6% 38% 5% 16% 207

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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 50% 48% 2% 1% 9,839
Once or twice a month 35% 63% 1% 1% 2,653
Several times a year 31% 67% 1% 1% 2,216
Seldom/never 25% 73% 1% 1% 12,329
Don't know 35% 57% 5% 3% 207

Interpreting scripture among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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 55% 28% 4% 7% 5% 9,839
Once or twice a month 33% 37% 2% 19% 8% 2,653
Several times a year 22% 37% 2% 32% 7% 2,216
Seldom/never 12% 23% 1% 56% 8% 12,329
Don't know 43% 12% 9% 9% 27% 207

Belief in Heaven among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,839. 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 87% 6% 7% 9,839
Once or twice a month 84% 11% 5% 2,653
Several times a year 78% 16% 6% 2,216
Seldom/never 58% 33% 8% 12,329
Don't know 68% 10% 22% 207

Belief in Hell among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,839. 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 77% 15% 7% 9,839
Once or twice a month 68% 24% 8% 2,653
Several times a year 62% 31% 7% 2,216
Seldom/never 42% 49% 8% 12,329
Don't know 58% 21% 22% 207

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,839. 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 50% 15% 34% 9,839
Once or twice a month 43% 13% 43% 2,653
Several times a year 41% 14% 45% 2,216
Seldom/never 34% 18% 49% 12,329
Don't know 29% 32% 40% 207

Political ideology among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,839. 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 54% 27% 13% 6% 9,839
Once or twice a month 41% 35% 19% 5% 2,653
Several times a year 37% 37% 22% 4% 2,216
Seldom/never 26% 37% 30% 6% 12,329
Don't know 35% 27% 12% 26% 207

Views about size of government among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,839. 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% 33% 3% 4% 9,839
Once or twice a month 56% 37% 3% 4% 2,653
Several times a year 57% 37% 3% 3% 2,216
Seldom/never 53% 40% 3% 4% 12,329
Don't know 45% 31% 7% 18% 207

Views about government aid to the poor among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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 51% 43% 4% 2% 9,839
Once or twice a month 45% 50% 4% 1% 2,653
Several times a year 46% 50% 3% 1% 2,216
Seldom/never 43% 52% 4% 2% 12,329
Don't know 41% 41% 7% 10% 207

Views about abortion among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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 32% 64% 4% 9,839
Once or twice a month 52% 45% 3% 2,653
Several times a year 59% 36% 4% 2,216
Seldom/never 70% 26% 4% 12,329
Don't know 40% 37% 23% 207

Views about homosexuality among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,839. 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 36% 55% 5% 4% 9,839
Once or twice a month 61% 32% 4% 3% 2,653
Several times a year 68% 25% 4% 3% 2,216
Seldom/never 78% 16% 3% 2% 12,329
Don't know 38% 41% 8% 12% 207

Views about same-sex marriage among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,839. 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 28% 65% 7% 9,839
Once or twice a month 50% 42% 8% 2,653
Several times a year 60% 32% 8% 2,216
Seldom/never 71% 22% 7% 12,329
Don't know 37% 46% 17% 207

Views about environmental regulation among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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 46% 47% 3% 4% 9,839
Once or twice a month 40% 55% 3% 2% 2,653
Several times a year 38% 58% 2% 2% 2,216
Seldom/never 33% 62% 2% 2% 12,329
Don't know 38% 37% 7% 17% 207

Views about human evolution among third generation immigrants or higher by frequency of reading scripture

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 9,839. 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 10% 26% 3% 56% 5% 9,839
Once or twice a month 22% 33% 5% 37% 4% 2,653
Several times a year 31% 33% 5% 28% 3% 2,216
Seldom/never 51% 23% 5% 19% 3% 12,329
Don't know 16% 23% 11% 34% 15% 207