Frequency of reading scripture among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by frequency of reading scripture

% of who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 44% 13% 9% 33% 1% 2,203
Evangelical Protestant 77% 10% 4% 8% 1% 5,299
Historically Black Protestant 73% 9% 5% 11% 1% 929
Jehovah's Witness 93% 1% 2% 3% 1% 194
Jewish 55% 8% 11% 23% 3% 126
Mainline Protestant 54% 14% 9% 21% 1% 1,825
Mormon 90% 6% < 1% 3% < 1% 428
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 42% 9% 5% 42% 2% 441

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