Frequency of reading scripture among nothing in particulars

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 4,984. 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 12% 7% 6% 75% < 1% 4,984
2007 11% 7% 6% 75% 1% 3,707

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 521. 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% 44% 24% 7% 521
Once or twice a month 42% 38% 15% 5% 270
Several times a year 31% 37% 24% 8% 297
Seldom/never 33% 37% 21% 9% 3,791

Generational cohort among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 521. 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% 34% 26% 4% < 1% 521
Once or twice a month 27% 20% 33% 16% 4% < 1% 270
Several times a year 17% 21% 29% 26% 6% < 1% 297
Seldom/never 20% 21% 28% 24% 5% < 1% 3,791

Gender composition among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 538. 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 50% 50% 538
Once or twice a month 50% 50% 274
Several times a year 53% 47% 299
Seldom/never 55% 45% 3,847

Racial and ethnic composition among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 522. 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% 29% 2% 23% 7% 522
Once or twice a month 46% 21% 6% 21% 6% 266
Several times a year 52% 12% 8% 21% 7% 292
Seldom/never 70% 8% 5% 13% 4% 3,784

Immigrant status among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 518. 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 20% 8% 72% 518
Once or twice a month 18% 15% 68% 269
Several times a year 22% 10% 68% 288
Seldom/never 12% 11% 76% 3,785

Income distribution among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 460. 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 53% 22% 17% 9% 460
Once or twice a month 49% 20% 24% 7% 240
Several times a year 39% 23% 21% 16% 274
Seldom/never 34% 21% 26% 19% 3,426

Educational distribution among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 535. 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 53% 32% 9% 6% 535
Once or twice a month 57% 30% 8% 4% 274
Several times a year 43% 30% 18% 9% 298
Seldom/never 42% 32% 16% 10% 3,832

Marital status among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 535. 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 35% 7% 15% 5% 39% 535
Once or twice a month 34% 14% 11% 2% 39% 271
Several times a year 40% 8% 15% 4% 33% 298
Seldom/never 39% 12% 11% 3% 34% 3,831

Parent of children under 18 among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 537. 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% 64% 537
Once or twice a month 30% 70% 274
Several times a year 27% 73% 298
Seldom/never 27% 73% 3,831

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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 80% 12% 4% 1% 1% 2% 538
Once or twice a month 57% 27% 10% < 1% 4% 1% 274
Several times a year 44% 31% 8% 2% 11% 4% 299
Seldom/never 27% 28% 14% 1% 25% 6% 3,847

Importance of religion in one's life among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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% 21% 8% 9% 2% 538
Once or twice a month 36% 38% 17% 9% 1% 274
Several times a year 23% 38% 24% 15% < 1% 299
Seldom/never 8% 26% 31% 34% 1% 3,847

Attendance at religious services among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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 29% 36% 35% < 1% 538
Once or twice a month 9% 55% 36% 1% 274
Several times a year 5% 43% 52% < 1% 299
Seldom/never 2% 23% 75% < 1% 3,847

Frequency of prayer among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 538. 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% 14% 4% 6% 1% 538
Once or twice a month 48% 24% 9% 19% < 1% 274
Several times a year 30% 22% 14% 33% 1% 299
Seldom/never 16% 13% 8% 63% < 1% 3,847

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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 35% 12% 8% 44% 1% 538
Once or twice a month 8% 19% 12% 61% < 1% 274
Several times a year 6% 5% 19% 71% < 1% 299
Seldom/never 1% 1% 2% 95% < 1% 3,847

Frequency of meditation among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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% 538
Once or twice a month 31% 13% 3% 51% 2% 274
Several times a year 39% 15% 10% 35% 2% 299
Seldom/never 21% 9% 4% 64% 1% 3,847

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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% 12% 4% 8% 3% 538
Once or twice a month 47% 21% 13% 17% 1% 274
Several times a year 43% 18% 19% 18% 1% 299
Seldom/never 36% 15% 11% 35% 2% 3,847

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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% 12% 5% 21% 2% 538
Once or twice a month 45% 17% 7% 30% 1% 274
Several times a year 50% 16% 17% 17% 1% 299
Seldom/never 40% 16% 13% 30% 1% 3,847

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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% 13% 45% 4% 4% 538
Once or twice a month 14% 17% 59% 9% 1% 274
Several times a year 8% 19% 57% 15% 2% 299
Seldom/never 5% 15% 63% 15% 2% 3,847

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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% 64% 3% 3% 538
Once or twice a month 28% 70% 1% 1% 274
Several times a year 19% 81% < 1% < 1% 299
Seldom/never 21% 77% 1% 1% 3,847

Interpreting scripture among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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% 22% 4% 24% 9% 538
Once or twice a month 28% 30% 1% 32% 8% 274
Several times a year 13% 21% 1% 60% 6% 299
Seldom/never 8% 12% 1% 71% 9% 3,847

Belief in Heaven among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 538. 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 76% 15% 9% 538
Once or twice a month 72% 22% 5% 274
Several times a year 50% 40% 10% 299
Seldom/never 43% 46% 11% 3,847

Belief in Hell among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 538. 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% 31% 9% 538
Once or twice a month 54% 43% 3% 274
Several times a year 38% 53% 8% 299
Seldom/never 31% 59% 10% 3,847

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 538. 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 24% 31% 45% 538
Once or twice a month 24% 28% 49% 274
Several times a year 27% 21% 52% 299
Seldom/never 26% 25% 49% 3,847

Political ideology among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 538. 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 32% 28% 26% 14% 538
Once or twice a month 24% 37% 32% 7% 274
Several times a year 25% 37% 34% 4% 299
Seldom/never 19% 37% 34% 9% 3,847

Views about size of government among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 538. 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% 49% 3% 4% 538
Once or twice a month 38% 55% 2% 6% 274
Several times a year 51% 42% 4% 3% 299
Seldom/never 48% 45% 3% 4% 3,847

Views about government aid to the poor among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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% 54% 6% 3% 538
Once or twice a month 36% 59% 2% 2% 274
Several times a year 37% 59% 3% < 1% 299
Seldom/never 42% 52% 4% 2% 3,847

Views about abortion among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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% 55% 7% 538
Once or twice a month 53% 41% 6% 274
Several times a year 66% 29% 5% 299
Seldom/never 73% 23% 4% 3,847

Views about homosexuality among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 538. 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% 35% 5% 4% 538
Once or twice a month 71% 22% 4% 3% 274
Several times a year 77% 17% 3% 2% 299
Seldom/never 82% 12% 3% 3% 3,847

Views about same-sex marriage among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 538. 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% 46% 11% 538
Once or twice a month 63% 30% 7% 274
Several times a year 71% 23% 7% 299
Seldom/never 77% 16% 7% 3,847

Views about environmental regulation among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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 = 538. 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% 538
Once or twice a month 38% 57% 2% 2% 274
Several times a year 30% 64% 3% 3% 299
Seldom/never 30% 65% 2% 3% 3,847

Views about human evolution among nothing in particulars by frequency of reading scripture

% of nothing in particulars 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
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At least once a week 18% 31% 6% 41% 5% 538
Once or twice a month 33% 24% 5% 34% 4% 274
Several times a year 46% 23% 9% 20% 3% 299
Seldom/never 61% 16% 5% 16% 3% 3,847