Frequency of reading scripture among adults living with a partner

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 2,128. 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 22% 11% 8% 58% < 1% 2,128
2007 21% 10% 9% 59% 1% 1,753

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Frequency of reading scripture among adults living with a partner by religious group

% of adults living with a partner 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% 15% 9% 54% < 1% 455
Evangelical Protestant 45% 15% 7% 31% 1% 333
Mainline Protestant 21% 10% 15% 53% < 1% 261
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 6% 7% 5% 81% < 1% 779

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

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 422. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 31% 46% 18% 5% 422
Once or twice a month 41% 40% 15% 4% 219
Several times a year 28% 48% 17% 8% 174
Seldom/never 38% 40% 17% 6% 1,281

Generational cohort among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 422. 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% 25% 37% 20% 3% < 1% 422
Once or twice a month 23% 27% 31% 16% 3% < 1% 219
Several times a year 15% 27% 34% 18% 6% < 1% 174
Seldom/never 19% 31% 28% 19% 3% < 1% 1,281

Gender composition among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 427. 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% 427
Once or twice a month 44% 56% 220
Several times a year 49% 51% 175
Seldom/never 52% 48% 1,297

Racial and ethnic composition among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 423. 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% 21% 2% 29% 5% 423
Once or twice a month 48% 10% 2% 34% 6% 220
Several times a year 62% 9% 5% 21% 4% 175
Seldom/never 68% 7% 2% 18% 4% 1,285

Immigrant status among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 420. 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% 10% 70% 420
Once or twice a month 25% 12% 63% 218
Several times a year 21% 12% 68% 173
Seldom/never 14% 12% 74% 1,281

Income distribution among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who have a household income of…

Frequency of reading scripture Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 395. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 59% 20% 14% 7% 395
Once or twice a month 57% 21% 17% 5% 206
Several times a year 38% 24% 21% 17% 160
Seldom/never 37% 23% 24% 16% 1,197

Educational distribution among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 423. 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% 37% 11% 6% 423
Once or twice a month 50% 37% 9% 5% 220
Several times a year 43% 29% 19% 9% 174
Seldom/never 39% 33% 18% 10% 1,290

Parent of children under 18 among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 427. 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% 427
Once or twice a month 43% 57% 220
Several times a year 32% 68% 175
Seldom/never 31% 69% 1,292

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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% 1% 2% 1% 1% 427
Once or twice a month 62% 30% 4% < 1% 4% < 1% 220
Several times a year 56% 27% 4% 1% 10% 2% 175
Seldom/never 33% 31% 11% 1% 22% 3% 1,297

Importance of religion in one's life among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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% 20% 2% 2% < 1% 427
Once or twice a month 53% 36% 8% 3% < 1% 220
Several times a year 40% 44% 7% 9% < 1% 175
Seldom/never 18% 36% 20% 26% < 1% 1,297

Attendance at religious services among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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 48% 34% 16% 1% 427
Once or twice a month 19% 63% 18% < 1% 220
Several times a year 9% 58% 33% < 1% 175
Seldom/never 5% 33% 62% < 1% 1,297

Frequency of prayer among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 427. 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% 13% 3% 3% < 1% 427
Once or twice a month 62% 21% 8% 9% < 1% 220
Several times a year 46% 21% 14% 19% < 1% 175
Seldom/never 25% 16% 10% 49% < 1% 1,297

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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% 15% 9% 34% < 1% 427
Once or twice a month 15% 22% 17% 46% < 1% 220
Several times a year 6% 8% 21% 65% < 1% 175
Seldom/never 3% 3% 4% 91% < 1% 1,297

Frequency of meditation among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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% 8% 2% 27% 1% 427
Once or twice a month 47% 12% 4% 37% < 1% 220
Several times a year 30% 15% 13% 42% 1% 175
Seldom/never 24% 9% 6% 60% 1% 1,297

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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 74% 13% 5% 7% 1% 427
Once or twice a month 70% 15% 10% 4% 1% 220
Several times a year 49% 18% 17% 14% 1% 175
Seldom/never 40% 19% 12% 29% 1% 1,297

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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% 16% 8% 17% 2% 427
Once or twice a month 50% 19% 12% 17% 1% 220
Several times a year 48% 16% 14% 22% < 1% 175
Seldom/never 44% 15% 16% 24% 1% 1,297

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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% 9% 42% 5% 2% 427
Once or twice a month 24% 15% 49% 11% 1% 220
Several times a year 14% 16% 62% 7% 1% 175
Seldom/never 9% 15% 60% 14% 1% 1,297

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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% 69% 1% 1% 427
Once or twice a month 26% 73% 1% < 1% 220
Several times a year 23% 76% 1% < 1% 175
Seldom/never 21% 77% 1% 1% 1,297

Interpreting scripture among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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% 28% 3% 15% 7% 427
Once or twice a month 28% 23% 2% 34% 13% 220
Several times a year 24% 25% 1% 43% 6% 175
Seldom/never 11% 17% < 1% 64% 8% 1,297

Belief in Heaven among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 427. 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% 4% 427
Once or twice a month 81% 16% 3% 220
Several times a year 67% 25% 8% 175
Seldom/never 53% 39% 7% 1,297

Belief in Hell among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 427. 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 69% 24% 6% 427
Once or twice a month 65% 30% 5% 220
Several times a year 51% 36% 13% 175
Seldom/never 39% 53% 7% 1,297

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 427. 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 24% 24% 52% 427
Once or twice a month 28% 24% 48% 220
Several times a year 26% 21% 52% 175
Seldom/never 26% 22% 53% 1,297

Political ideology among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 427. 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% 34% 27% 7% 427
Once or twice a month 33% 34% 31% 2% 220
Several times a year 29% 32% 34% 5% 175
Seldom/never 20% 35% 38% 7% 1,297

Views about size of government among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 427. 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 39% 55% 3% 3% 427
Once or twice a month 35% 57% 7% 2% 220
Several times a year 43% 51% 2% 3% 175
Seldom/never 43% 50% 3% 4% 1,297

Views about government aid to the poor among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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% 60% 4% 2% 427
Once or twice a month 36% 57% 5% 2% 220
Several times a year 33% 64% 2% < 1% 175
Seldom/never 38% 56% 4% 2% 1,297

Views about abortion among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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 45% 50% 4% 427
Once or twice a month 53% 45% 2% 220
Several times a year 65% 31% 4% 175
Seldom/never 73% 23% 4% 1,297

Views about homosexuality among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 427. 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% 29% 4% 3% 427
Once or twice a month 77% 17% 5% 1% 220
Several times a year 75% 16% 7% 3% 175
Seldom/never 86% 10% 3% 2% 1,297

Views about same-sex marriage among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 427. 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% 35% 9% 427
Once or twice a month 71% 24% 5% 220
Several times a year 71% 22% 7% 175
Seldom/never 79% 16% 5% 1,297

Views about environmental regulation among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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 39% 57% 2% 2% 427
Once or twice a month 34% 61% 2% 2% 220
Several times a year 37% 62% < 1% 1% 175
Seldom/never 28% 68% 2% 2% 1,297

Views about human evolution among adults living with a partner by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults living with a partner 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 = 427. 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 24% 35% 2% 37% 3% 427
Once or twice a month 29% 35% 2% 32% 3% 220
Several times a year 44% 27% 2% 23% 4% 175
Seldom/never 57% 21% 4% 16% 2% 1,297