Frequency of reading scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion important)

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who read scripture…

Survey year At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,015. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 22% 11% 8% 58% 1% 2,015
2007 21% 10% 9% 59% 1% 1,701

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 413. 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 26% 44% 24% 7% 413
Once or twice a month 41% 37% 18% 4% 196
Several times a year 27% 35% 30% 8% 177
Seldom/never 31% 38% 23% 9% 1,174

Generational cohort among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 413. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 14% 22% 33% 26% 5% < 1% 413
Once or twice a month 28% 18% 32% 19% 3% < 1% 196
Several times a year 16% 16% 29% 31% 7% < 1% 177
Seldom/never 17% 22% 30% 26% 5% < 1% 1,174

Gender composition among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 426. 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% 52% 426
Once or twice a month 48% 52% 198
Several times a year 51% 49% 178
Seldom/never 53% 47% 1,195

Racial and ethnic composition among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 413. 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% 32% 3% 20% 7% 413
Once or twice a month 45% 20% 5% 24% 5% 194
Several times a year 48% 12% 6% 26% 8% 173
Seldom/never 62% 13% 3% 17% 6% 1,170

Immigrant status among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 407. 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% 6% 75% 407
Once or twice a month 17% 16% 66% 196
Several times a year 23% 11% 66% 172
Seldom/never 13% 9% 77% 1,177

Income distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 364. 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% 20% 16% 8% 364
Once or twice a month 54% 20% 20% 6% 175
Several times a year 45% 21% 20% 13% 165
Seldom/never 43% 21% 23% 14% 1,051

Educational distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 424. 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 55% 31% 9% 4% 424
Once or twice a month 61% 26% 7% 5% 198
Several times a year 51% 25% 18% 6% 177
Seldom/never 53% 29% 12% 5% 1,191

Marital status among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 424. 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 36% 7% 15% 6% 38% 424
Once or twice a month 35% 16% 12% 2% 36% 196
Several times a year 42% 8% 13% 6% 31% 177
Seldom/never 38% 15% 13% 4% 30% 1,189

Parent of children under 18 among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 425. 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% 62% 425
Once or twice a month 28% 72% 198
Several times a year 28% 72% 178
Seldom/never 31% 69% 1,190

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. 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 83% 11% 3% < 1% < 1% 2% 426
Once or twice a month 64% 27% 6% < 1% 1% 1% 198
Several times a year 60% 29% 6% 1% 1% 3% 178
Seldom/never 49% 35% 9% 1% 5% 2% 1,195

Importance of religion in one's life among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 74% 26% < 1% < 1% < 1% 426
Once or twice a month 49% 51% < 1% < 1% < 1% 198
Several times a year 38% 62% < 1% < 1% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 25% 75% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,195

Attendance at religious services among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 34% 37% 29% < 1% 426
Once or twice a month 8% 64% 26% 1% 198
Several times a year 7% 52% 40% 1% 178
Seldom/never 3% 34% 62% < 1% 1,195

Frequency of prayer among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 426. 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 77% 15% 4% 4% 1% 426
Once or twice a month 50% 29% 10% 11% < 1% 198
Several times a year 41% 27% 15% 17% 1% 178
Seldom/never 33% 21% 11% 34% 1% 1,195

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. 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% 13% 8% 40% < 1% 426
Once or twice a month 7% 21% 14% 58% < 1% 198
Several times a year 9% 5% 26% 60% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 3% 3% 3% 90% < 1% 1,195

Frequency of meditation among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. 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 60% 7% 2% 29% 2% 426
Once or twice a month 29% 13% 3% 54% 1% 198
Several times a year 37% 12% 9% 39% 2% 178
Seldom/never 25% 9% 4% 60% 1% 1,195

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 74% 10% 5% 8% 3% 426
Once or twice a month 49% 22% 13% 15% 1% 198
Several times a year 44% 17% 21% 17% 1% 178
Seldom/never 42% 16% 11% 30% 1% 1,195

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 59% 13% 3% 23% 2% 426
Once or twice a month 41% 19% 7% 32% 1% 198
Several times a year 46% 16% 18% 19% 1% 178
Seldom/never 41% 14% 13% 31% 1% 1,195

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. 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% 10% 44% 3% 4% 426
Once or twice a month 16% 15% 60% 9% 1% 198
Several times a year 11% 17% 57% 12% 3% 178
Seldom/never 12% 13% 60% 12% 3% 1,195

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 31% 62% 3% 3% 426
Once or twice a month 28% 69% 1% 2% 198
Several times a year 20% 80% < 1% 1% 178
Seldom/never 25% 73% 1% 1% 1,195

Interpreting scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. 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% 24% 5% 19% 8% 426
Once or twice a month 33% 34% 1% 26% 7% 198
Several times a year 19% 27% 1% 47% 5% 178
Seldom/never 17% 22% 1% 49% 11% 1,195

Belief in Heaven among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 426. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 81% 12% 8% 426
Once or twice a month 78% 19% 3% 198
Several times a year 67% 24% 9% 178
Seldom/never 69% 21% 10% 1,195

Belief in Hell among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 426. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 64% 28% 8% 426
Once or twice a month 59% 38% 4% 198
Several times a year 50% 42% 8% 178
Seldom/never 51% 39% 10% 1,195

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 426. 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 25% 29% 45% 426
Once or twice a month 27% 25% 48% 198
Several times a year 27% 23% 50% 178
Seldom/never 28% 28% 44% 1,195

Political ideology among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 426. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 34% 29% 24% 13% 426
Once or twice a month 26% 39% 27% 8% 198
Several times a year 28% 38% 30% 4% 178
Seldom/never 24% 38% 28% 10% 1,195

Views about size of government among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 426. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 43% 51% 2% 4% 426
Once or twice a month 36% 58% 2% 4% 198
Several times a year 50% 44% 3% 2% 178
Seldom/never 47% 47% 3% 3% 1,195

Views about government aid to the poor among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. 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 37% 55% 5% 3% 426
Once or twice a month 38% 58% 3% 1% 198
Several times a year 41% 57% 1% < 1% 178
Seldom/never 45% 48% 4% 2% 1,195

Views about abortion among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. 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 36% 56% 8% 426
Once or twice a month 50% 44% 6% 198
Several times a year 66% 30% 3% 178
Seldom/never 62% 33% 5% 1,195

Views about homosexuality among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 426. 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 54% 38% 4% 4% 426
Once or twice a month 71% 23% 4% 2% 198
Several times a year 72% 22% 3% 3% 178
Seldom/never 76% 15% 4% 5% 1,195

Views about same-sex marriage among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 426. 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% 49% 10% 426
Once or twice a month 60% 33% 7% 198
Several times a year 62% 29% 9% 178
Seldom/never 68% 23% 9% 1,195

Views about environmental regulation among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
At least once a week 34% 56% 3% 7% 426
Once or twice a month 40% 55% 2% 3% 198
Several times a year 30% 61% 5% 5% 178
Seldom/never 36% 58% 3% 3% 1,195

Views about human evolution among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by frequency of reading scripture

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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 = 426. 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 15% 32% 6% 42% 4% 426
Once or twice a month 32% 25% 4% 36% 4% 198
Several times a year 36% 26% 7% 28% 3% 178
Seldom/never 40% 24% 6% 26% 4% 1,195