Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 5,920. 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% 8% 44% < 1% 5,920
2007 36% 11% 8% 45% 1% 6,387

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

Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by religious group

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 24% 12% 11% 52% < 1% 1,151
Evangelical Protestant 61% 12% 7% 19% < 1% 1,606
Historically Black Protestant 60% 13% 9% 17% 1% 362
Mainline Protestant 34% 13% 9% 43% < 1% 991
Mormon 75% 5% 7% 13% 1% 124
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 9% 5% 7% 78% < 1% 1,261

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,199. 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 16% 36% 26% 21% 2,199
Once or twice a month 25% 35% 24% 16% 609
Several times a year 25% 35% 23% 17% 487
Seldom/never 28% 34% 22% 16% 2,556

Generational cohort among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,199. 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 8% 15% 29% 32% 15% 1% 2,199
Once or twice a month 15% 16% 29% 30% 9% 1% 609
Several times a year 17% 14% 29% 27% 12% 1% 487
Seldom/never 16% 22% 25% 27% 10% 1% 2,556

Gender composition among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,219. 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 43% 57% 2,219
Once or twice a month 49% 51% 614
Several times a year 53% 47% 489
Seldom/never 55% 45% 2,571

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,191. 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 60% 19% 1% 14% 5% 2,191
Once or twice a month 59% 17% 4% 17% 3% 606
Several times a year 62% 13% 4% 18% 3% 485
Seldom/never 72% 6% 5% 14% 4% 2,553

Immigrant status among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,204. 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 14% 7% 79% 2,204
Once or twice a month 14% 9% 77% 606
Several times a year 14% 13% 73% 483
Seldom/never 13% 12% 75% 2,555

Educational distribution among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,215. 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% 40% 13% 6% 2,215
Once or twice a month 43% 39% 13% 5% 614
Several times a year 47% 34% 15% 5% 489
Seldom/never 43% 35% 16% 6% 2,570

Marital status among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,212. 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% 5% 15% 7% 19% 2,212
Once or twice a month 43% 9% 17% 5% 26% 611
Several times a year 46% 9% 13% 4% 28% 488
Seldom/never 38% 12% 13% 6% 31% 2,564

Parent of children under 18 among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,215. 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 33% 67% 2,215
Once or twice a month 25% 75% 612
Several times a year 25% 75% 489
Seldom/never 23% 77% 2,568

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2,219
Once or twice a month 74% 19% 3% < 1% 2% 1% 614
Several times a year 66% 24% 3% < 1% 4% 2% 489
Seldom/never 42% 28% 8% < 1% 18% 3% 2,571

Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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 88% 9% 1% 1% 1% 2,219
Once or twice a month 65% 27% 4% 3% < 1% 614
Several times a year 48% 38% 8% 5% < 1% 489
Seldom/never 23% 35% 21% 20% 1% 2,571

Attendance at religious services among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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% 22% 8% < 1% 2,219
Once or twice a month 35% 47% 17% < 1% 614
Several times a year 19% 61% 19% < 1% 489
Seldom/never 10% 35% 55% < 1% 2,571

Frequency of prayer among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,219. 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% 2% < 1% 2,219
Once or twice a month 66% 21% 6% 8% < 1% 614
Several times a year 48% 27% 10% 14% 1% 489
Seldom/never 26% 18% 8% 47% 1% 2,571

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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% 14% 8% 22% < 1% 2,219
Once or twice a month 18% 20% 16% 47% < 1% 614
Several times a year 8% 7% 25% 60% 1% 489
Seldom/never 3% 2% 4% 91% < 1% 2,571

Frequency of meditation among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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 65% 6% 2% 26% 1% 2,219
Once or twice a month 37% 15% 4% 43% 1% 614
Several times a year 30% 11% 9% 49% 1% 489
Seldom/never 24% 8% 5% 63% 1% 2,571

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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% 2,219
Once or twice a month 60% 22% 10% 7% 1% 614
Several times a year 52% 20% 15% 12% < 1% 489
Seldom/never 40% 18% 12% 29% 1% 2,571

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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% 16% 8% 20% 1% 2,219
Once or twice a month 42% 21% 12% 23% 2% 614
Several times a year 44% 17% 22% 17% < 1% 489
Seldom/never 38% 15% 15% 31% 1% 2,571

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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% 5% 26% 4% 2% 2,219
Once or twice a month 33% 10% 45% 8% 4% 614
Several times a year 25% 10% 51% 11% 3% 489
Seldom/never 12% 13% 61% 12% 2% 2,571

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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 47% 51% 1% 1% 2,219
Once or twice a month 32% 67% 1% < 1% 614
Several times a year 31% 67% 1% 2% 489
Seldom/never 22% 76% 1% 1% 2,571

Interpreting scripture among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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% 29% 4% 8% 4% 2,219
Once or twice a month 32% 38% 3% 21% 6% 614
Several times a year 27% 32% 3% 31% 8% 489
Seldom/never 14% 23% 1% 55% 8% 2,571

Belief in Heaven among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,219. 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% 7% 6% 2,219
Once or twice a month 86% 10% 4% 614
Several times a year 78% 14% 8% 489
Seldom/never 58% 34% 8% 2,571

Belief in Hell among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,219. 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 78% 17% 5% 2,219
Once or twice a month 72% 23% 5% 614
Several times a year 63% 29% 8% 489
Seldom/never 42% 50% 8% 2,571

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,219. 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% 16% 38% 2,219
Once or twice a month 36% 14% 50% 614
Several times a year 38% 12% 50% 489
Seldom/never 33% 17% 50% 2,571

Political ideology among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,219. 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 52% 28% 15% 5% 2,219
Once or twice a month 36% 35% 24% 5% 614
Several times a year 35% 36% 27% 2% 489
Seldom/never 25% 39% 31% 5% 2,571

Views about size of government among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,219. 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% 35% 3% 4% 2,219
Once or twice a month 52% 44% 3% 2% 614
Several times a year 56% 40% 2% 2% 489
Seldom/never 51% 42% 2% 4% 2,571

Views about government aid to the poor among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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% 5% 2% 2,219
Once or twice a month 46% 49% 3% 1% 614
Several times a year 45% 52% 3% 1% 489
Seldom/never 44% 51% 4% 1% 2,571

Views about abortion among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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 33% 63% 4% 2,219
Once or twice a month 52% 45% 3% 614
Several times a year 59% 37% 4% 489
Seldom/never 69% 27% 3% 2,571

Views about homosexuality among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,219. 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% 53% 5% 3% 2,219
Once or twice a month 64% 28% 5% 3% 614
Several times a year 64% 29% 3% 4% 489
Seldom/never 78% 17% 3% 2% 2,571

Views about same-sex marriage among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,219. 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 30% 63% 7% 2,219
Once or twice a month 52% 39% 9% 614
Several times a year 58% 36% 6% 489
Seldom/never 72% 23% 6% 2,571

Views about environmental regulation among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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 43% 52% 2% 3% 2,219
Once or twice a month 42% 52% 3% 2% 614
Several times a year 36% 60% 2% 1% 489
Seldom/never 34% 62% 2% 2% 2,571

Views about human evolution among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 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 = 2,219. 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% 2% 57% 4% 2,219
Once or twice a month 22% 35% 3% 35% 5% 614
Several times a year 29% 35% 3% 29% 4% 489
Seldom/never 48% 23% 5% 22% 2% 2,571