Frequency of reading scripture among adults in the Chicago metro area

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who read scripture…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 867. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 26% 12% 10% 51% 2% 867

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Frequency of reading scripture among adults in the Chicago metro area by religious group

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who read scripture…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 16% 14% 12% 58% < 1% 276
Evangelical Protestant 59% 13% 9% 18% 1% 133
Mainline Protestant 20% 14% 14% 49% 4% 124
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 6% 9% 5% 75% 4% 170

Learn More: At least once a week, Seldom/never

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 219. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 17% 41% 22% 20% 219
Once or twice a month 21% 45% 19% 15% 102
Seldom/never 25% 37% 26% 12% 444

Generational cohort among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 219. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 10% 14% 34% 24% 16% 1% 219
Once or twice a month 13% 11% 41% 21% 11% 2% 102
Seldom/never 17% 16% 29% 30% 7% 1% 444

Gender composition among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 44% 56% 225
Once or twice a month 55% 45% 103
Seldom/never 49% 51% 450

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 219. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 44% 28% 3% 21% 4% 219
Once or twice a month 61% 19% 1% 19% < 1% 101
Seldom/never 66% 10% 4% 17% 2% 445

Immigrant status among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 18% 12% 69% 224
Once or twice a month 19% 18% 63% 103
Seldom/never 14% 18% 68% 447

Income distribution among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who have a household income of…

Frequency of reading scripture Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 200. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 39% 26% 23% 13% 200
Seldom/never 25% 18% 30% 26% 386

Educational distribution among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 223. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 42% 29% 17% 12% 223
Once or twice a month 50% 20% 15% 14% 103
Seldom/never 34% 29% 24% 12% 448

Marital status among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 223. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 45% 5% 18% 7% 26% 223
Once or twice a month 42% 13% 14% 5% 27% 103
Seldom/never 48% 8% 9% 3% 31% 447

Parent of children under 18 among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 224. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 30% 70% 224
Once or twice a month 27% 73% 102
Seldom/never 27% 73% 450

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say they…

Frequency of reading scripture Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 82% 14% < 1% 1% 2% 1% 225
Once or twice a month 75% 17% 4% < 1% 1% 4% 103
Seldom/never 39% 31% 10% < 1% 16% 4% 450

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say religion is…

Frequency of reading scripture Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 86% 11% 2% 1% < 1% 225
Once or twice a month 59% 30% 9% 2% < 1% 103
Seldom/never 25% 32% 24% 19% < 1% 450

Attendance at religious services among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who attend religious services…

Frequency of reading scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 65% 23% 10% 1% 225
Once or twice a month 40% 40% 19% < 1% 103
Seldom/never 11% 41% 48% < 1% 450

Frequency of prayer among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 87% 8% 1% 4% < 1% 225
Once or twice a month 53% 29% 11% 7% < 1% 103
Seldom/never 25% 22% 11% 40% 1% 450

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who attend prayer group…

Frequency of reading scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 45% 24% 10% 20% 1% 225
Once or twice a month 30% 14% 9% 47% < 1% 103
Seldom/never 2% 2% 2% 95% < 1% 450

Frequency of meditation among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who meditate…

Frequency of reading scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 66% 5% 3% 24% 1% 225
Once or twice a month 37% 18% 5% 40% < 1% 103
Seldom/never 29% 6% 5% 60% < 1% 450

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of reading scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 75% 13% 5% 6% 1% 225
Once or twice a month 61% 15% 14% 10% < 1% 103
Seldom/never 41% 21% 13% 24% 1% 450

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of reading scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 57% 12% 12% 16% 4% 225
Once or twice a month 51% 16% 14% 17% 1% 103
Seldom/never 36% 16% 16% 32% < 1% 450

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of reading scripture Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 56% 7% 27% 8% 2% 225
Once or twice a month 26% 18% 40% 13% 3% 103
Seldom/never 13% 14% 57% 13% 1% 450

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say…

Frequency of reading scripture There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 39% 57% 2% 2% 225
Once or twice a month 32% 67% 1% 1% 103
Seldom/never 22% 77% 1% < 1% 450

Interpreting scripture among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of reading scripture Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 48% 33% 3% 11% 5% 225
Once or twice a month 25% 43% 3% 23% 6% 103
Seldom/never 13% 26% 1% 54% 6% 450

Belief in Heaven among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 86% 8% 6% 225
Once or twice a month 82% 11% 7% 103
Seldom/never 60% 33% 7% 450

Belief in Hell among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 73% 16% 11% 225
Once or twice a month 64% 26% 9% 103
Seldom/never 41% 51% 8% 450

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 38% 15% 47% 225
Once or twice a month 40% 21% 39% 103
Seldom/never 30% 17% 53% 450

Political ideology among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 41% 31% 21% 7% 225
Once or twice a month 27% 38% 29% 6% 103
Seldom/never 25% 36% 33% 5% 450

Views about size of government among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 49% 45% 4% 2% 225
Once or twice a month 53% 41% 2% 3% 103
Seldom/never 48% 46% 2% 3% 450

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of reading scripture Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 42% 52% 5% 1% 225
Once or twice a month 44% 52% 2% 2% 103
Seldom/never 37% 60% 2% 1% 450

Views about abortion among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say abortion should be…

Frequency of reading scripture Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 39% 59% 2% 225
Once or twice a month 61% 36% 3% 103
Seldom/never 74% 25% 2% 450

Views about homosexuality among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 46% 48% 3% 4% 225
Once or twice a month 66% 22% 8% 4% 103
Seldom/never 81% 15% 1% 2% 450

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 39% 53% 8% 225
Once or twice a month 62% 28% 9% 103
Seldom/never 76% 19% 5% 450

Views about environmental regulation among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say…

Frequency of reading scripture Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 38% 58% 2% 2% 225
Once or twice a month 39% 58% < 1% 3% 103
Seldom/never 35% 61% 3% 1% 450

Views about human evolution among adults in the Chicago metro area by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Chicago metro area who say humans…

Frequency of reading scripture Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 225. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 22% 28% 2% 46% 2% 225
Once or twice a month 23% 35% 3% 35% 4% 103
Seldom/never 55% 23% 3% 17% 3% 450