Frequency of reading scripture among Non-Christians by state (2014) Switch to: State among Non-Christians by frequency of reading scripture

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State 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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Alaska 5% 3% 8% 83% < 1% 123
Arizona 13% 5% 5% 78% < 1% 205
California 9% 5% 8% 77% 1% 1,408
Colorado 9% 5% 5% 78% 3% 181
Connecticut 11% 4% 5% 80% 1% 126
District of Columbia 12% 8% 8% 71% 1% 115
Florida 14% 8% 7% 69% 1% 605
Georgia 14% 7% 9% 71% < 1% 187
Hawaii 12% 3% 7% 76% 2% 127
Illinois 10% 8% 5% 74% 2% 349
Indiana 10% 7% 4% 78% 1% 162
Maine 7% 2% 3% 87% 1% 112
Maryland 14% 6% 5% 74% 1% 211
Massachusetts 3% 6% 6% 83% 1% 292
Michigan 10% 8% 6% 74% 1% 265
Minnesota 10% 3% 5% 80% 1% 130
Missouri 14% 5% 8% 73% < 1% 156
Montana 7% 3% 8% 82% < 1% 110
Nevada 8% 3% 5% 84% < 1% 107
New Hampshire 5% 1% 8% 85% 1% 115
New Jersey 19% 8% 8% 66% < 1% 275
New York 14% 5% 8% 72% 1% 744
North Carolina 12% 8% 7% 72% < 1% 226
Ohio 11% 6% 5% 77% < 1% 269
Oregon 7% 5% 8% 81% 1% 175
Pennsylvania 10% 3% 5% 81% < 1% 329
South Carolina 20% 9% 5% 66% < 1% 101
Tennessee 25% 7% 5% 62% 2% 109
Texas 16% 9% 8% 66% 1% 556
Vermont 8% 5% 5% 81% < 1% 150
Virginia 17% 7% 8% 68% < 1% 238
Washington 8% 8% 5% 79% < 1% 270
Wisconsin 7% 9% 4% 80% 1% 161

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