Immigrant status among adults who read scripture several times a year by religious group

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 26% 13% 61% 751
Evangelical Protestant 7% 8% 85% 551
Historically Black Protestant 4% 6% 90% 145
Mainline Protestant 7% 7% 86% 696
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 17% 13% 71% 429

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 354. 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 21% 48% 21% 11% 354
Second generation 40% 28% 13% 19% 272
Third generation or higher 19% 35% 29% 16% 2,184

Generational cohort among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 354. 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 12% 16% 41% 23% 9% < 1% 354
Second generation 31% 17% 20% 16% 12% 4% 272
Third generation or higher 12% 13% 29% 34% 10% 1% 2,184

Gender composition among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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% 47% 360
Second generation 47% 53% 273
Third generation or higher 51% 49% 2,216

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 356. 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 19% 4% 23% 52% 2% 356
Second generation 48% 8% 7% 31% 7% 268
Third generation or higher 78% 12% < 1% 6% 4% 2,186

Income distribution among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 314. 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% 17% 22% 17% 314
Second generation 35% 26% 24% 14% 247
Third generation or higher 28% 20% 30% 22% 1,984

Educational distribution among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 355. 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 50% 22% 16% 12% 355
Second generation 40% 32% 17% 11% 273
Third generation or higher 36% 34% 17% 13% 2,207

Marital status among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 357. 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 55% 9% 12% 3% 20% 357
Second generation 29% 8% 10% 9% 43% 273
Third generation or higher 50% 7% 13% 6% 24% 2,207

Parent of children under 18 among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 359. 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 42% 58% 359
Second generation 25% 75% 273
Third generation or higher 28% 72% 2,209

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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 55% 33% 4% 2% 4% 1% 360
Second generation 59% 25% 8% 1% 7% < 1% 273
Third generation or higher 67% 22% 4% < 1% 5% 2% 2,216

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say religion is…

Immigrant status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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 48% 41% 7% 2% 2% 360
Second generation 45% 36% 12% 7% < 1% 273
Third generation or higher 50% 38% 7% 4% 1% 2,216

Attendance at religious services among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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 23% 59% 17% < 1% 360
Second generation 22% 55% 23% < 1% 273
Third generation or higher 23% 55% 22% < 1% 2,216

Frequency of prayer among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who pray…

Immigrant status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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 50% 21% 14% 15% < 1% 360
Second generation 47% 27% 8% 18% < 1% 273
Third generation or higher 49% 27% 9% 13% 1% 2,216

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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 8% 9% 36% 46% 1% 360
Second generation 10% 8% 20% 63% < 1% 273
Third generation or higher 7% 8% 23% 61% 1% 2,216

Frequency of meditation among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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 32% 14% 19% 31% 4% 360
Second generation 32% 11% 10% 45% 2% 273
Third generation or higher 30% 12% 11% 46% 1% 2,216

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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 50% 16% 23% 9% 2% 360
Second generation 47% 25% 15% 11% 2% 273
Third generation or higher 53% 20% 16% 11% 1% 2,216

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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% 16% 26% 20% 1% 360
Second generation 44% 20% 16% 18% 1% 273
Third generation or higher 44% 17% 18% 20% 1% 2,216

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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 20% 11% 46% 20% 3% 360
Second generation 17% 15% 54% 13% 1% 273
Third generation or higher 26% 13% 52% 7% 3% 2,216

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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% 74% 2% 2% 360
Second generation 25% 74% 1% < 1% 273
Third generation or higher 31% 67% 1% 1% 2,216

Interpreting scripture among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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 28% 29% 3% 31% 10% 360
Second generation 25% 33% < 1% 34% 7% 273
Third generation or higher 22% 37% 2% 32% 7% 2,216

Belief in Heaven among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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% 360
Second generation 75% 19% 5% 273
Third generation or higher 78% 16% 6% 2,216

Belief in Hell among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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 55% 33% 11% 360
Second generation 64% 30% 6% 273
Third generation or higher 62% 31% 7% 2,216

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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 21% 29% 50% 360
Second generation 27% 13% 60% 273
Third generation or higher 41% 14% 45% 2,216

Political ideology among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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 29% 36% 28% 8% 360
Second generation 21% 42% 33% 4% 273
Third generation or higher 37% 37% 22% 4% 2,216

Views about size of government among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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 33% 61% 3% 2% 360
Second generation 46% 50% 3% 2% 273
Third generation or higher 57% 37% 3% 3% 2,216

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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 42% 52% 4% 2% 360
Second generation 39% 57% 3% 1% 273
Third generation or higher 46% 50% 3% 1% 2,216

Views about abortion among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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% 43% 5% 360
Second generation 67% 28% 5% 273
Third generation or higher 59% 36% 4% 2,216

Views about homosexuality among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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 68% 23% 4% 4% 360
Second generation 70% 23% 3% 5% 273
Third generation or higher 68% 25% 4% 3% 2,216

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 360. 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 50% 40% 11% 360
Second generation 64% 29% 7% 273
Third generation or higher 60% 32% 8% 2,216

Views about environmental regulation among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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 33% 58% 3% 6% 360
Second generation 33% 64% 1% 1% 273
Third generation or higher 38% 58% 2% 2% 2,216

Views about human evolution among adults who read scripture several times a year by immigrant status

% of adults who read scripture several times a year 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 = 360. 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% 27% 3% 29% 4% 360
Second generation 35% 30% 5% 27% 4% 273
Third generation or higher 31% 33% 5% 28% 3% 2,216