Immigrant status among adults who read scripture at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Religious tradition Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher 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 35% 15% 50% 1,780
Evangelical Protestant 10% 7% 84% 5,461
Historically Black Protestant 8% 2% 90% 1,166
Jehovah's Witness 25% 8% 67% 216
Jewish 22% 25% 53% 120
Mainline Protestant 9% 6% 85% 1,877
Mormon 8% 6% 86% 510
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 20% 9% 71% 584

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,363. 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.
Immigrants 18% 46% 24% 12% 1,363
Second generation 30% 31% 18% 21% 912
Third generation or higher 15% 31% 31% 23% 9,624

Generational cohort among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,363. 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.
Immigrants 9% 17% 38% 27% 8% 1% 1,363
Second generation 21% 15% 25% 22% 14% 3% 912
Third generation or higher 9% 11% 27% 37% 16% 2% 9,624

Gender composition among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 41% 59% 1,395
Second generation 42% 58% 932
Third generation or higher 42% 58% 9,839

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,379. 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.
Immigrants 13% 13% 11% 61% 2% 1,379
Second generation 43% 9% 5% 38% 5% 918
Third generation or higher 71% 20% < 1% 5% 5% 9,680

Income distribution among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who have a household income of…

Immigrant status Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,138. 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.
Immigrants 57% 20% 14% 9% 1,138
Second generation 42% 21% 23% 14% 784
Third generation or higher 37% 22% 28% 14% 8,546

Educational distribution among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,383. 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.
Immigrants 58% 20% 14% 9% 1,383
Second generation 39% 36% 16% 9% 930
Third generation or higher 41% 35% 15% 9% 9,799

Marital status among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,384. 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.
Immigrants 53% 6% 15% 5% 20% 1,384
Second generation 42% 6% 11% 10% 31% 926
Third generation or higher 54% 4% 14% 9% 19% 9,788

Parent of children under 18 among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,387. 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.
Immigrants 44% 56% 1,387
Second generation 29% 71% 928
Third generation or higher 29% 71% 9,800

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say they…

Immigrant status 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 = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 75% 21% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1,395
Second generation 87% 8% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 932
Third generation or higher 92% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 9,839

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say religion is…

Immigrant status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 85% 10% 2% 2% 1% 1,395
Second generation 82% 12% 3% 2% 1% 932
Third generation or higher 89% 8% 1% 1% 1% 9,839

Attendance at religious services among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who attend religious services…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 71% 19% 9% 1% 1,395
Second generation 69% 22% 9% < 1% 932
Third generation or higher 70% 21% 8% 1% 9,839

Frequency of prayer among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who pray…

Immigrant status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 85% 11% 1% 2% 1% 1,395
Second generation 86% 10% 1% 3% < 1% 932
Third generation or higher 90% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 9,839

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who attend prayer group…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 61% 14% 6% 18% 1% 1,395
Second generation 50% 15% 8% 26% 1% 932
Third generation or higher 57% 13% 8% 21% 1% 9,839

Frequency of meditation among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who meditate…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 73% 6% 2% 15% 3% 1,395
Second generation 64% 6% 2% 26% 1% 932
Third generation or higher 62% 6% 2% 28% 2% 9,839

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 80% 10% 4% 4% 2% 1,395
Second generation 81% 10% 4% 5% 1% 932
Third generation or higher 85% 9% 3% 3% 1% 9,839

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 64% 13% 9% 12% 3% 1,395
Second generation 57% 13% 8% 19% 2% 932
Third generation or higher 53% 15% 8% 21% 2% 9,839

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Immigrant status Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 56% 9% 25% 8% 3% 1,395
Second generation 58% 10% 26% 5% 2% 932
Third generation or higher 64% 5% 26% 2% 3% 9,839

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say…

Immigrant status 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 = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 35% 60% 2% 2% 1,395
Second generation 42% 55% 1% 2% 932
Third generation or higher 50% 48% 2% 1% 9,839

Interpreting scripture among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say the holy scripture is…

Immigrant status 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 = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 56% 24% 4% 10% 5% 1,395
Second generation 47% 33% 4% 11% 5% 932
Third generation or higher 55% 28% 4% 7% 5% 9,839

Belief in Heaven among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 85% 10% 6% 1,395
Second generation 87% 8% 5% 932
Third generation or higher 87% 6% 7% 9,839

Belief in Hell among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 71% 22% 7% 1,395
Second generation 69% 23% 8% 932
Third generation or higher 77% 15% 7% 9,839

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 22% 32% 45% 1,395
Second generation 41% 18% 40% 932
Third generation or higher 50% 15% 34% 9,839

Political ideology among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 38% 27% 24% 10% 1,395
Second generation 45% 30% 19% 6% 932
Third generation or higher 54% 27% 13% 6% 9,839

Views about size of government among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 27% 66% 4% 4% 1,395
Second generation 53% 42% 3% 2% 932
Third generation or higher 61% 33% 3% 4% 9,839

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say government aid to the poor…

Immigrant status Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 37% 55% 6% 3% 1,395
Second generation 46% 49% 3% 2% 932
Third generation or higher 51% 43% 4% 2% 9,839

Views about abortion among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 31% 64% 5% 1,395
Second generation 40% 56% 3% 932
Third generation or higher 32% 64% 4% 9,839

Views about homosexuality among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 44% 47% 5% 4% 1,395
Second generation 50% 41% 5% 5% 932
Third generation or higher 36% 55% 5% 4% 9,839

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 31% 59% 10% 1,395
Second generation 40% 49% 11% 932
Third generation or higher 28% 65% 7% 9,839

Views about environmental regulation among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say…

Immigrant status 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 = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 35% 56% 2% 6% 1,395
Second generation 41% 53% 2% 3% 932
Third generation or higher 46% 47% 3% 4% 9,839

Views about human evolution among adults who read scripture at least once a week by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say humans…

Immigrant status 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 = 1,395. 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.
Immigrants 18% 26% 3% 47% 6% 1,395
Second generation 18% 25% 3% 49% 6% 932
Third generation or higher 10% 26% 3% 56% 5% 9,839