Frequency of reading scripture among who believe in Hell by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who believe in Hell by frequency of reading scripture

% of who believe in Hell 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
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Catholic 29% 13% 12% 47% 1% 4,475
Evangelical Protestant 65% 12% 7% 16% 1% 6,978
Historically Black Protestant 63% 13% 8% 16% 1% 1,557
Jewish 41% 7% 11% 38% 4% 144
Mainline Protestant 36% 14% 11% 38% 1% 3,327
Mormon 76% 7% 3% 12% 1% 381
Muslim 52% 15% 9% 23% 1% 173
Orthodox Christian 32% 16% 16% 37% < 1% 101
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 19% 9% 6% 65% 1% 1,699

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