Frequency of reading scripture among adults in Texas

% of adults in Texas 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 = 2,535. 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.
2014 43% 11% 8% 37% 1% 2,535
2007 44% 11% 9% 36% 1% 2,266

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Frequency of reading scripture among adults in Texas by religious group

% of adults in Texas 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 34% 12% 10% 43% 1% 540
Evangelical Protestant 66% 13% 6% 13% < 1% 821
Historically Black Protestant 59% 11% 10% 19% < 1% 150
Mainline Protestant 33% 12% 12% 44% < 1% 391
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 12% 8% 8% 71% 1% 423

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,073. 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 19% 35% 29% 17% 1,073
Once or twice a month 28% 34% 25% 14% 293
Several times a year 29% 44% 18% 9% 210
Seldom/never 28% 38% 21% 13% 882

Generational cohort among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,073. 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 11% 13% 30% 32% 13% 1% 1,073
Once or twice a month 17% 20% 25% 28% 8% 2% 293
Several times a year 18% 18% 37% 20% 6% 1% 210
Seldom/never 18% 20% 29% 24% 8% 1% 882

Gender composition among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,103. 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% 58% 1,103
Once or twice a month 44% 56% 296
Several times a year 55% 45% 215
Seldom/never 57% 43% 900

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,083. 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% 15% 2% 34% 4% 1,083
Once or twice a month 54% 14% 2% 29% 2% 294
Several times a year 44% 14% 2% 36% 3% 213
Seldom/never 52% 6% 3% 35% 4% 892

Immigrant status among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,088. 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% 10% 69% 1,088
Once or twice a month 14% 15% 70% 294
Several times a year 19% 12% 69% 212
Seldom/never 23% 12% 65% 887

Income distribution among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 944. 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% 20% 22% 15% 944
Once or twice a month 35% 18% 28% 20% 253
Several times a year 26% 22% 27% 25% 192
Seldom/never 36% 18% 26% 20% 802

Educational distribution among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who have completed…

Frequency of reading scripture High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,097. 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% 31% 17% 8% 1,097
Once or twice a month 38% 36% 19% 8% 296
Several times a year 37% 34% 18% 11% 214
Seldom/never 44% 31% 16% 9% 895

Marital status among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,095. 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% 5% 15% 8% 19% 1,095
Once or twice a month 50% 8% 13% 5% 23% 295
Several times a year 46% 6% 15% 4% 29% 215
Seldom/never 47% 9% 13% 4% 27% 896

Parent of children under 18 among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,096. 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% 1,096
Once or twice a month 33% 67% 295
Several times a year 36% 64% 214
Seldom/never 34% 66% 896

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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 89% 9% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,103
Once or twice a month 75% 18% 2% < 1% 2% 2% 296
Several times a year 66% 26% 1% 2% 6% < 1% 215
Seldom/never 44% 29% 9% 1% 15% 3% 900

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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 89% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 1,103
Once or twice a month 70% 22% 5% 2% 1% 296
Several times a year 52% 37% 6% 4% 1% 215
Seldom/never 32% 36% 14% 18% < 1% 900

Attendance at religious services among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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 71% 21% 8% < 1% 1,103
Once or twice a month 36% 50% 14% 1% 296
Several times a year 22% 56% 22% 1% 215
Seldom/never 14% 37% 49% < 1% 900

Frequency of prayer among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who pray…

Frequency of reading scripture At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,103. 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% 10% 1% 1% 1% 1,103
Once or twice a month 70% 18% 5% 7% < 1% 296
Several times a year 48% 28% 9% 14% < 1% 215
Seldom/never 35% 17% 8% 39% 1% 900

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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% 14% 7% 19% 1% 1,103
Once or twice a month 17% 25% 10% 47% < 1% 296
Several times a year 10% 15% 21% 52% 2% 215
Seldom/never 5% 4% 5% 85% < 1% 900

Frequency of meditation among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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 67% 5% 2% 24% 2% 1,103
Once or twice a month 35% 12% 3% 47% 3% 296
Several times a year 25% 13% 14% 45% 3% 215
Seldom/never 30% 8% 4% 57% 1% 900

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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 84% 8% 4% 3% 1% 1,103
Once or twice a month 61% 18% 8% 9% 3% 296
Several times a year 51% 20% 19% 8% 2% 215
Seldom/never 43% 15% 14% 26% 2% 900

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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% 15% 9% 19% 2% 1,103
Once or twice a month 42% 21% 12% 25% 1% 296
Several times a year 36% 22% 21% 19% 2% 215
Seldom/never 44% 16% 13% 26% 1% 900

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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% 5% 24% 4% 3% 1,103
Once or twice a month 41% 13% 37% 7% 3% 296
Several times a year 26% 12% 52% 8% 2% 215
Seldom/never 17% 13% 54% 16% 1% 900

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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% 52% 2% 1% 1,103
Once or twice a month 35% 62% 1% 2% 296
Several times a year 29% 68% 1% 2% 215
Seldom/never 24% 73% 2% 1% 900

Interpreting scripture among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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% 26% 3% 8% 4% 1,103
Once or twice a month 39% 33% 3% 17% 9% 296
Several times a year 17% 43% 2% 29% 9% 215
Seldom/never 20% 21% 1% 50% 7% 900

Belief in Heaven among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who …in heaven

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,103. 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% 6% 7% 1,103
Once or twice a month 84% 10% 6% 296
Several times a year 80% 16% 4% 215
Seldom/never 62% 30% 8% 900

Belief in Hell among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who …in hell

Frequency of reading scripture Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,103. 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 79% 15% 6% 1,103
Once or twice a month 71% 24% 5% 296
Several times a year 65% 29% 6% 215
Seldom/never 46% 44% 10% 900

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who identify as…

Frequency of reading scripture Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,103. 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% 23% 33% 1,103
Once or twice a month 46% 14% 41% 296
Several times a year 32% 19% 48% 215
Seldom/never 35% 20% 45% 900

Political ideology among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,103. 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% 24% 17% 9% 1,103
Once or twice a month 41% 32% 20% 7% 296
Several times a year 31% 45% 20% 5% 215
Seldom/never 28% 38% 28% 6% 900

Views about size of government among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who would rather have…

Frequency of reading scripture Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,103. 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% 44% 3% 4% 1,103
Once or twice a month 49% 42% 5% 4% 296
Several times a year 51% 44% 3% 2% 215
Seldom/never 45% 48% 3% 4% 900

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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% 44% 5% 3% 1,103
Once or twice a month 50% 46% 2% 2% 296
Several times a year 48% 46% 4% 2% 215
Seldom/never 46% 49% 3% 2% 900

Views about abortion among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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% 67% 3% 1,103
Once or twice a month 42% 56% 2% 296
Several times a year 58% 36% 6% 215
Seldom/never 62% 33% 6% 900

Views about homosexuality among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who say homosexuality…

Frequency of reading scripture Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,103. 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% 54% 4% 4% 1,103
Once or twice a month 56% 36% 3% 5% 296
Several times a year 65% 26% 6% 4% 215
Seldom/never 76% 18% 4% 3% 900

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of reading scripture Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,103. 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 27% 66% 7% 1,103
Once or twice a month 47% 45% 8% 296
Several times a year 56% 35% 8% 215
Seldom/never 66% 26% 8% 900

Views about environmental regulation among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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% 3% 3% 1,103
Once or twice a month 40% 57% 2% 2% 296
Several times a year 32% 62% 2% 4% 215
Seldom/never 35% 59% 2% 4% 900

Views about human evolution among adults in Texas by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in Texas 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 = 1,103. 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% 26% 4% 55% 5% 1,103
Once or twice a month 21% 27% 4% 43% 5% 296
Several times a year 32% 35% 5% 25% 3% 215
Seldom/never 47% 23% 4% 22% 4% 900