Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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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Buddhist 37% 9% 10% 43% 1% 166
Catholic 35% 13% 11% 41% 1% 4,173
Evangelical Protestant 73% 10% 5% 11% 1% 6,541
Historically Black Protestant 70% 11% 6% 12% 1% 1,423
Jehovah's Witness 95% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 203
Jewish 32% 10% 8% 48% 1% 320
Mainline Protestant 43% 13% 11% 31% 1% 3,532
Mormon 85% 6% 2% 6% 1% 545
Muslim 51% 16% 10% 23% < 1% 152
Orthodox Christian 36% 14% 13% 37% < 1% 103
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 17% 7% 6% 69% 1% 3,048

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