Frequency of prayer among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who pray…

Religious tradition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 72% 16% 5% 6% 1% 1,545
Evangelical Protestant 87% 9% 1% 2% 1% 4,757
Historically Black Protestant 84% 11% 3% 3% < 1% 1,094
Jehovah's Witness 90% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 107
Mainline Protestant 73% 17% 3% 6% 1% 1,266
Mormon 92% 5% 1% 2% < 1% 210
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 56% 20% 5% 18% < 1% 546

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