Frequency of reading scripture among married adults by state (2014) Switch to: State among married adults by frequency of reading scripture

% of married adults who read scripture…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 284. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 53% 14% 9% 23% 1% 284
Alaska 34% 9% 7% 50% < 1% 156
Arizona 42% 10% 9% 38% 2% 318
Arkansas 50% 13% 9% 28% < 1% 156
California 32% 9% 9% 49% 1% 1,712
Colorado 34% 6% 9% 51% < 1% 287
Connecticut 24% 8% 5% 62% < 1% 186
Delaware 25% 13% 8% 52% 1% 148
District of Columbia 27% 16% 7% 48% 1% 106
Florida 37% 12% 8% 42% 1% 987
Georgia 53% 8% 8% 30% 1% 486
Hawaii 34% 7% 13% 44% 1% 135
Idaho 42% 9% 8% 38% 2% 197
Illinois 32% 10% 11% 47% 1% 666
Indiana 35% 11% 7% 46% 1% 329
Iowa 32% 9% 12% 47% < 1% 192
Kansas 35% 7% 10% 48% < 1% 172
Kentucky 52% 6% 8% 32% 2% 223
Louisiana 57% 9% 4% 30% < 1% 212
Maine 18% 5% 6% 71% < 1% 158
Maryland 34% 13% 9% 44% < 1% 319
Massachusetts 13% 8% 8% 71% < 1% 335
Michigan 36% 9% 10% 44% 1% 501
Minnesota 30% 8% 14% 48% < 1% 309
Mississippi 74% 8% 5% 12% 1% 147
Missouri 46% 9% 8% 36% < 1% 314
Montana 37% 3% 8% 52% < 1% 184
Nebraska 31% 14% 5% 50% < 1% 169
Nevada 36% 11% 9% 44% < 1% 145
New Hampshire 18% 3% 6% 72% < 1% 154
New Jersey 25% 11% 9% 54% 1% 462
New Mexico 42% 13% 7% 38% < 1% 143
New York 28% 7% 9% 55% 2% 920
North Carolina 49% 14% 7% 30% 1% 565
North Dakota 25% 17% 8% 49% 1% 184
Ohio 40% 7% 9% 44% < 1% 582
Oklahoma 49% 12% 10% 29% < 1% 202
Oregon 31% 13% 7% 48% 1% 209
Pennsylvania 34% 8% 10% 46% < 1% 706
Rhode Island 25% 7% 7% 60% < 1% 147
South Carolina 60% 10% 3% 26% < 1% 252
South Dakota 28% 10% 10% 52% 1% 161
Tennessee 65% 8% 6% 20% 1% 382
Texas 45% 11% 8% 35% 1% 1,347
Utah 62% 5% 6% 23% 3% 182
Vermont 18% 7% 2% 72% < 1% 170
Virginia 47% 11% 6% 36% 1% 511
Washington 32% 12% 8% 48% < 1% 346
West Virginia 51% 9% 6% 32% 1% 145
Wisconsin 27% 11% 10% 52% < 1% 348
Wyoming 38% 13% 8% 41% < 1% 176

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