Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among whites by interpretation of scripture (2014) Switch to: Interpreting scripture among whites by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of whites who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Interpreting scripture At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,057. 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.
Word of God; should be taken literally 77% 10% 5% 7% 1% 6,057
Word of God; not everything taken literally 59% 18% 11% 12% 1% 7,125
Word of God; other/don't know 73% 9% 7% 7% 5% 661
Not the word of God 39% 17% 12% 30% 1% 9,276
Other/don't know 51% 14% 11% 20% 5% 1,781

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