Income distribution among adults who read scripture at least once a week by religious group

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

Religious tradition Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more 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 46% 19% 21% 13% 1,518
Evangelical Protestant 36% 22% 29% 14% 4,749
Historically Black Protestant 53% 22% 18% 7% 1,057
Jehovah's Witness 46% 25% 25% 4% 185
Jewish 25% 17% 25% 34% 104
Mainline Protestant 35% 23% 26% 17% 1,583
Mormon 26% 19% 33% 22% 460
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 52% 21% 17% 10% 520

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,621. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 20% 31% 27% 23% 3,621
$30,000-$49,999 16% 36% 26% 21% 2,199
$50,000-$99,999 15% 37% 32% 16% 2,900
$100,000 or more 12% 41% 35% 12% 1,735

Generational cohort among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,621. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 11% 14% 26% 31% 16% 2% 3,621
$30,000-$49,999 8% 15% 29% 32% 15% 1% 2,199
$50,000-$99,999 9% 11% 32% 38% 10% 1% 2,900
$100,000 or more 9% 7% 37% 39% 8% < 1% 1,735

Gender composition among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 37% 63% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 43% 57% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 46% 54% 2,939
$100,000 or more 54% 46% 1,755

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,624. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 46% 24% 2% 23% 5% 3,624
$30,000-$49,999 60% 19% 1% 14% 5% 2,191
$50,000-$99,999 73% 13% 3% 8% 4% 2,900
$100,000 or more 74% 11% 3% 7% 4% 1,741

Immigrant status among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,599. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 20% 8% 72% 3,599
$30,000-$49,999 14% 7% 79% 2,204
$50,000-$99,999 8% 7% 85% 2,922
$100,000 or more 9% 8% 82% 1,743

Educational distribution among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,651. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 60% 30% 7% 2% 3,651
$30,000-$49,999 41% 40% 13% 6% 2,215
$50,000-$99,999 28% 37% 22% 13% 2,933
$100,000 or more 17% 27% 29% 27% 1,752

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

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

Income distribution Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,647. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 32% 7% 21% 13% 26% 3,647
$30,000-$49,999 54% 5% 15% 7% 19% 2,212
$50,000-$99,999 71% 3% 8% 4% 14% 2,937
$100,000 or more 77% 2% 7% 2% 11% 1,754

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

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

Income distribution Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,653. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 29% 71% 3,653
$30,000-$49,999 33% 67% 2,215
$50,000-$99,999 36% 64% 2,934
$100,000 or more 38% 62% 1,748

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 85% 12% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 94% 5% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 2,939
$100,000 or more 90% 7% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 1,755

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

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

Income distribution Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 86% 10% 2% 2% 1% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 88% 9% 1% 1% 1% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 89% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 2,939
$100,000 or more 87% 10% 1% 1% < 1% 1,755

Attendance at religious services among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 64% 25% 11% 1% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 70% 22% 8% < 1% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 76% 18% 5% < 1% 2,939
$100,000 or more 72% 22% 6% < 1% 1,755

Frequency of prayer among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 86% 10% 1% 2% 1% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 89% 8% 1% 2% < 1% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 91% 7% < 1% 1% < 1% 2,939
$100,000 or more 91% 6% 1% 2% < 1% 1,755

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

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

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 55% 15% 7% 22% 1% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 56% 14% 8% 22% < 1% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 59% 14% 8% 18% < 1% 2,939
$100,000 or more 56% 14% 10% 19% < 1% 1,755

Frequency of meditation among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 67% 6% 2% 23% 2% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 65% 6% 2% 26% 1% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 61% 6% 2% 29% 2% 2,939
$100,000 or more 57% 7% 2% 32% 1% 1,755

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

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

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 81% 10% 4% 4% 1% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 85% 9% 3% 3% 1% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 85% 9% 3% 2% < 1% 2,939
$100,000 or more 85% 9% 3% 2% < 1% 1,755

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

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

Income distribution At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 57% 13% 8% 20% 2% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 55% 16% 8% 20% 1% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 54% 18% 9% 18% 1% 2,939
$100,000 or more 54% 18% 9% 17% 1% 1,755

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

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

Income distribution Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 57% 7% 30% 4% 2% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 62% 5% 26% 4% 2% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 67% 6% 22% 3% 3% 2,939
$100,000 or more 65% 7% 22% 3% 2% 1,755

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

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

Income distribution There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 37% 60% 2% 2% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 47% 51% 1% 1% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 57% 40% 2% 1% 2,939
$100,000 or more 57% 41% 1% 1% 1,755

Interpreting scripture among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 61% 22% 3% 8% 5% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 55% 29% 4% 8% 4% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 50% 33% 5% 8% 4% 2,939
$100,000 or more 41% 39% 4% 10% 5% 1,755

Belief in Heaven among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 88% 6% 5% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 87% 7% 6% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 85% 8% 7% 2,939
$100,000 or more 84% 8% 8% 1,755

Belief in Hell among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 76% 17% 7% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 78% 17% 5% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 76% 16% 8% 2,939
$100,000 or more 71% 20% 9% 1,755

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 32% 21% 47% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 46% 16% 38% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 58% 13% 29% 2,939
$100,000 or more 65% 9% 27% 1,755

Political ideology among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 43% 29% 21% 8% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 52% 28% 15% 5% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 57% 28% 11% 4% 2,939
$100,000 or more 58% 28% 12% 2% 1,755

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

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

Income distribution Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 37% 56% 3% 4% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 58% 35% 3% 4% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 71% 24% 2% 3% 2,939
$100,000 or more 73% 23% 2% 2% 1,755

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

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

Income distribution Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 35% 57% 5% 3% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 51% 43% 5% 2% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 59% 36% 4% 1% 2,939
$100,000 or more 61% 35% 3% 1% 1,755

Views about abortion among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 34% 61% 5% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 33% 63% 4% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 32% 66% 3% 2,939
$100,000 or more 35% 62% 3% 1,755

Views about homosexuality among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 43% 49% 5% 4% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 38% 53% 5% 3% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 35% 56% 5% 3% 2,939
$100,000 or more 42% 51% 4% 3% 1,755

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

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

Income distribution Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 32% 59% 9% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 30% 63% 7% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 28% 66% 6% 2,939
$100,000 or more 33% 62% 5% 1,755

Views about environmental regulation among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 42% 50% 3% 5% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 43% 52% 2% 3% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 46% 49% 3% 2% 2,939
$100,000 or more 50% 46% 2% 2% 1,755

Views about human evolution among adults who read scripture at least once a week by household income

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

Income distribution Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,660. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Less than $30,000 15% 26% 2% 51% 6% 3,660
$30,000-$49,999 10% 26% 2% 57% 4% 2,219
$50,000-$99,999 10% 26% 2% 58% 4% 2,939
$100,000 or more 11% 29% 4% 52% 4% 1,755