Age distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by frequency of meditation (2014) Switch to: Frequency of meditation among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by age group

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are ages…

Frequency of meditation 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,709. 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% 36% 27% 15% 3,709
Once or twice a month 31% 37% 21% 11% 1,191
Several times a year 30% 36% 20% 13% 686
Seldom/never 32% 34% 21% 12% 6,265
Don't know 19% 33% 23% 25% 101

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