Age distribution among adults who read scripture at least once a week by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who read scripture at least once a week by age group

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are ages…

Religious tradition 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Catholic 13% 34% 28% 25% 1,764
Evangelical Protestant 16% 33% 30% 21% 5,396
Historically Black Protestant 15% 36% 31% 18% 1,159
Jehovah's Witness 15% 32% 29% 24% 211
Jewish 31% 26% 28% 14% 113
Mainline Protestant 13% 26% 30% 31% 1,852
Mormon 22% 40% 22% 16% 503
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 27% 43% 22% 8% 587

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