Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 8,723. 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 33% 10% 9% 48% < 1% 8,723
2007 32% 10% 9% 49% < 1% 9,175

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Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by religious group

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 21% 9% 12% 58% < 1% 1,720
Evangelical Protestant 63% 12% 8% 17% < 1% 2,200
Historically Black Protestant 62% 13% 10% 15% < 1% 379
Jewish 17% 10% 11% 61% 1% 190
Mainline Protestant 27% 14% 13% 46% 1% 1,578
Mormon 75% 8% 1% 14% 2% 203
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 6% 5% 5% 84% < 1% 1,920

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 $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,900. 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% 37% 32% 16% 2,900
Once or twice a month 23% 38% 25% 14% 845
Several times a year 16% 45% 27% 12% 779
Seldom/never 23% 38% 26% 14% 4,084

Generational cohort among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,900. 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% 32% 38% 10% 1% 2,900
Once or twice a month 15% 14% 32% 30% 8% 1% 845
Several times a year 9% 15% 36% 32% 8% < 1% 779
Seldom/never 14% 17% 30% 31% 8% 1% 4,084

Gender composition among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,939. 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% 54% 2,939
Once or twice a month 51% 49% 853
Several times a year 56% 44% 783
Seldom/never 57% 43% 4,110

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,900. 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% 13% 3% 8% 4% 2,900
Once or twice a month 72% 14% 4% 8% 3% 847
Several times a year 74% 8% 6% 9% 3% 776
Seldom/never 80% 4% 4% 9% 2% 4,068

Immigrant status among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,922. 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% 7% 85% 2,922
Once or twice a month 10% 11% 79% 852
Several times a year 12% 9% 79% 777
Seldom/never 10% 11% 79% 4,087

Educational distribution among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,933. 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% 37% 22% 13% 2,933
Once or twice a month 27% 35% 23% 15% 853
Several times a year 23% 37% 23% 16% 782
Seldom/never 28% 36% 23% 13% 4,105

Marital status among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,937. 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% 3% 8% 4% 14% 2,937
Once or twice a month 60% 6% 9% 3% 21% 852
Several times a year 60% 6% 12% 3% 20% 783
Seldom/never 55% 9% 9% 3% 24% 4,106

Parent of children under 18 among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,934. 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% 64% 2,934
Once or twice a month 34% 66% 853
Several times a year 35% 65% 782
Seldom/never 28% 72% 4,102

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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 94% 5% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 2,939
Once or twice a month 77% 17% 2% < 1% 4% 1% 853
Several times a year 68% 22% 3% 1% 6% 1% 783
Seldom/never 36% 29% 10% 1% 21% 4% 4,110

Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 2,939
Once or twice a month 64% 27% 6% 3% < 1% 853
Several times a year 49% 38% 6% 5% 1% 783
Seldom/never 20% 34% 22% 23% 1% 4,110

Attendance at religious services among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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 76% 18% 5% < 1% 2,939
Once or twice a month 38% 49% 13% < 1% 853
Several times a year 25% 56% 18% < 1% 783
Seldom/never 11% 37% 52% < 1% 4,110

Frequency of prayer among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,939. 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% 2,939
Once or twice a month 65% 22% 5% 8% < 1% 853
Several times a year 49% 28% 9% 13% < 1% 783
Seldom/never 25% 18% 9% 47% < 1% 4,110

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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 59% 14% 8% 18% < 1% 2,939
Once or twice a month 18% 22% 14% 45% < 1% 853
Several times a year 7% 11% 28% 54% < 1% 783
Seldom/never 3% 3% 4% 90% < 1% 4,110

Frequency of meditation among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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% 6% 2% 29% 2% 2,939
Once or twice a month 35% 16% 4% 44% 1% 853
Several times a year 31% 10% 12% 46% 1% 783
Seldom/never 22% 9% 4% 65% < 1% 4,110

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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% 2% < 1% 2,939
Once or twice a month 61% 22% 10% 6% 1% 853
Several times a year 58% 20% 14% 7% 1% 783
Seldom/never 38% 18% 15% 28% 1% 4,110

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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% 18% 9% 18% 1% 2,939
Once or twice a month 40% 21% 16% 22% < 1% 853
Several times a year 43% 18% 20% 19% < 1% 783
Seldom/never 38% 17% 16% 28% 1% 4,110

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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 67% 6% 22% 3% 3% 2,939
Once or twice a month 38% 14% 41% 5% 2% 853
Several times a year 25% 14% 51% 8% 2% 783
Seldom/never 11% 14% 60% 14% 2% 4,110

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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% 40% 2% 1% 2,939
Once or twice a month 34% 66% 1% < 1% 853
Several times a year 31% 69% < 1% < 1% 783
Seldom/never 25% 73% 1% < 1% 4,110

Interpreting scripture among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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% 33% 5% 8% 4% 2,939
Once or twice a month 27% 43% 1% 19% 9% 853
Several times a year 20% 39% 2% 34% 6% 783
Seldom/never 7% 23% 1% 62% 6% 4,110

Belief in Heaven among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,939. 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% 8% 7% 2,939
Once or twice a month 84% 12% 4% 853
Several times a year 78% 18% 4% 783
Seldom/never 55% 38% 7% 4,110

Belief in Hell among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,939. 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 76% 16% 8% 2,939
Once or twice a month 66% 27% 7% 853
Several times a year 62% 34% 4% 783
Seldom/never 39% 54% 7% 4,110

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,939. 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% 13% 29% 2,939
Once or twice a month 48% 9% 43% 853
Several times a year 44% 12% 44% 783
Seldom/never 35% 14% 52% 4,110

Political ideology among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,939. 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% 28% 11% 4% 2,939
Once or twice a month 43% 38% 18% 1% 853
Several times a year 35% 39% 23% 3% 783
Seldom/never 26% 38% 32% 4% 4,110

Views about size of government among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,939. 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% 24% 2% 3% 2,939
Once or twice a month 60% 34% 2% 4% 853
Several times a year 60% 37% 2% 2% 783
Seldom/never 55% 39% 3% 3% 4,110

Views about government aid to the poor among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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 59% 36% 4% 1% 2,939
Once or twice a month 52% 44% 2% 2% 853
Several times a year 51% 45% 3% 1% 783
Seldom/never 47% 48% 4% 1% 4,110

Views about abortion among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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% 66% 3% 2,939
Once or twice a month 54% 44% 2% 853
Several times a year 62% 35% 3% 783
Seldom/never 74% 23% 3% 4,110

Views about homosexuality among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,939. 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% 5% 3% 2,939
Once or twice a month 65% 30% 4% 2% 853
Several times a year 70% 25% 3% 2% 783
Seldom/never 82% 13% 3% 2% 4,110

Views about same-sex marriage among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,939. 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% 66% 6% 2,939
Once or twice a month 54% 40% 6% 853
Several times a year 60% 34% 6% 783
Seldom/never 75% 20% 5% 4,110

Views about environmental regulation among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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% 49% 3% 2% 2,939
Once or twice a month 38% 59% 2% 1% 853
Several times a year 35% 62% 2% 2% 783
Seldom/never 29% 68% 2% 1% 4,110

Views about human evolution among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 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 = 2,939. 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% 58% 4% 2,939
Once or twice a month 23% 37% 4% 34% 2% 853
Several times a year 36% 32% 4% 25% 3% 783
Seldom/never 57% 23% 3% 15% 1% 4,110