Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a household income of less than $30,000

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 8,845. 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 40% 11% 8% 40% 1% 8,845
2007 41% 11% 7% 39% 1% 8,068

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Frequency of reading scripture among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by religious group

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who read scripture…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 32% 14% 9% 44% 1% 1,812
Evangelical Protestant 62% 12% 7% 18% 1% 2,370
Historically Black Protestant 61% 12% 7% 19% 1% 791
Jehovah's Witness 84% 4% 6% 5% 2% 102
Mainline Protestant 36% 13% 11% 39% 1% 1,208
Mormon 74% 10% 3% 13% < 1% 131
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 14% 8% 6% 72% < 1% 1,852

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,621. 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 20% 31% 27% 23% 3,621
Once or twice a month 31% 33% 21% 15% 919
Several times a year 29% 28% 26% 17% 672
Seldom/never 32% 30% 22% 17% 3,482

Generational cohort among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,621. 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 11% 14% 26% 31% 16% 2% 3,621
Once or twice a month 19% 19% 26% 25% 9% 1% 919
Several times a year 16% 19% 22% 30% 12% 2% 672
Seldom/never 19% 21% 22% 26% 11% 1% 3,482

Gender composition among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. 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% 63% 3,660
Once or twice a month 45% 55% 928
Several times a year 42% 58% 674
Seldom/never 48% 52% 3,505

Racial and ethnic composition among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,624. 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 46% 24% 2% 23% 5% 3,624
Once or twice a month 49% 17% 3% 27% 4% 924
Several times a year 54% 14% 4% 25% 4% 667
Seldom/never 61% 11% 3% 21% 5% 3,471

Immigrant status among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,599. 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 20% 8% 72% 3,599
Once or twice a month 23% 11% 66% 914
Several times a year 22% 11% 67% 657
Seldom/never 16% 12% 72% 3,441

Educational distribution among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,651. 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% 30% 7% 2% 3,651
Once or twice a month 63% 30% 5% 2% 926
Several times a year 61% 30% 6% 3% 672
Seldom/never 59% 30% 8% 3% 3,491

Marital status among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,647. 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% 7% 21% 13% 26% 3,647
Once or twice a month 24% 13% 20% 8% 34% 926
Several times a year 26% 9% 19% 11% 35% 673
Seldom/never 24% 12% 19% 8% 37% 3,492

Parent of children under 18 among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. 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% 3,653
Once or twice a month 32% 68% 926
Several times a year 25% 75% 673
Seldom/never 27% 73% 3,499

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 12% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3,660
Once or twice a month 71% 22% 4% 1% 2% 1% 928
Several times a year 63% 25% 6% 1% 3% 1% 674
Seldom/never 46% 26% 10% 1% 15% 3% 3,505

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

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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 86% 10% 2% 2% 1% 3,660
Once or twice a month 63% 30% 5% 3% 1% 928
Several times a year 50% 39% 8% 3% 1% 674
Seldom/never 30% 33% 17% 19% 1% 3,505

Attendance at religious services among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 25% 11% 1% 3,660
Once or twice a month 28% 53% 19% 1% 928
Several times a year 19% 53% 28% < 1% 674
Seldom/never 12% 31% 56% < 1% 3,505

Frequency of prayer among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. 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 86% 10% 1% 2% 1% 3,660
Once or twice a month 65% 22% 6% 7% 1% 928
Several times a year 52% 23% 10% 14% 2% 674
Seldom/never 34% 17% 8% 39% < 1% 3,505

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

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 15% 7% 22% 1% 3,660
Once or twice a month 14% 23% 15% 48% 1% 928
Several times a year 9% 9% 23% 59% < 1% 674
Seldom/never 6% 3% 4% 87% < 1% 3,505

Frequency of meditation among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 2% 23% 2% 3,660
Once or twice a month 40% 15% 4% 40% 2% 928
Several times a year 30% 14% 14% 41% 2% 674
Seldom/never 28% 8% 4% 58% 1% 3,505

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

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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 81% 10% 4% 4% 1% 3,660
Once or twice a month 59% 19% 11% 10% 1% 928
Several times a year 43% 21% 20% 15% 1% 674
Seldom/never 41% 16% 11% 31% 1% 3,505

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

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 20% 2% 3,660
Once or twice a month 46% 20% 11% 22% 1% 928
Several times a year 43% 15% 17% 24% 1% 674
Seldom/never 41% 13% 13% 32% 1% 3,505

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

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 7% 30% 4% 2% 3,660
Once or twice a month 33% 10% 46% 8% 2% 928
Several times a year 20% 13% 55% 10% 2% 674
Seldom/never 16% 12% 57% 13% 2% 3,505

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

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 60% 2% 2% 3,660
Once or twice a month 29% 68% 1% 1% 928
Several times a year 23% 75% 2% < 1% 674
Seldom/never 21% 76% 1% 1% 3,505

Interpreting scripture among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 22% 3% 8% 5% 3,660
Once or twice a month 41% 30% 2% 20% 7% 928
Several times a year 31% 33% 2% 26% 8% 674
Seldom/never 21% 21% 2% 48% 8% 3,505

Belief in Heaven among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. 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% 6% 5% 3,660
Once or twice a month 85% 9% 6% 928
Several times a year 79% 14% 7% 674
Seldom/never 64% 28% 8% 3,505

Belief in Hell among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. 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% 17% 7% 3,660
Once or twice a month 70% 23% 7% 928
Several times a year 66% 26% 9% 674
Seldom/never 48% 42% 9% 3,505

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. 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% 21% 47% 3,660
Once or twice a month 29% 22% 50% 928
Several times a year 24% 20% 55% 674
Seldom/never 22% 26% 52% 3,505

Political ideology among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. 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% 29% 21% 8% 3,660
Once or twice a month 32% 37% 24% 6% 928
Several times a year 32% 36% 27% 6% 674
Seldom/never 23% 33% 34% 9% 3,505

Views about size of government among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. 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% 56% 3% 4% 3,660
Once or twice a month 36% 58% 3% 3% 928
Several times a year 36% 57% 4% 4% 674
Seldom/never 38% 54% 3% 4% 3,505

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

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 57% 5% 3% 3,660
Once or twice a month 32% 61% 5% 1% 928
Several times a year 35% 62% 2% 1% 674
Seldom/never 35% 59% 4% 3% 3,505

Views about abortion among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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 34% 61% 5% 3,660
Once or twice a month 48% 48% 4% 928
Several times a year 55% 41% 4% 674
Seldom/never 61% 34% 5% 3,505

Views about homosexuality among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. 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% 49% 5% 4% 3,660
Once or twice a month 64% 29% 3% 4% 928
Several times a year 66% 27% 4% 3% 674
Seldom/never 75% 19% 3% 3% 3,505

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

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

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. 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% 59% 9% 3,660
Once or twice a month 52% 39% 9% 928
Several times a year 55% 35% 9% 674
Seldom/never 67% 25% 8% 3,505

Views about environmental regulation among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 50% 3% 5% 3,660
Once or twice a month 39% 55% 3% 4% 928
Several times a year 38% 56% 3% 3% 674
Seldom/never 35% 59% 2% 4% 3,505

Views about human evolution among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 3,660. 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% 26% 2% 51% 6% 3,660
Once or twice a month 25% 26% 4% 40% 5% 928
Several times a year 31% 29% 5% 32% 3% 674
Seldom/never 43% 22% 5% 25% 5% 3,505