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

% of non-parents 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 = 382. 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% 7% 25% 1% 382
Alaska 30% 8% 9% 53% < 1% 232
Arizona 36% 8% 7% 48% 1% 509
Arkansas 46% 14% 8% 31% 1% 218
California 28% 9% 9% 53% 1% 2,813
Colorado 30% 7% 7% 55% 1% 352
Connecticut 22% 6% 9% 63% < 1% 290
Delaware 24% 16% 7% 50% 2% 218
District of Columbia 26% 12% 8% 53% < 1% 233
Florida 34% 10% 9% 45% 1% 1,578
Georgia 48% 10% 8% 33% 1% 716
Hawaii 24% 12% 8% 54% 1% 245
Idaho 37% 9% 12% 42% < 1% 234
Illinois 28% 11% 10% 50% 2% 1,024
Indiana 36% 9% 8% 46% 1% 500
Iowa 32% 7% 7% 53% < 1% 250
Kansas 31% 13% 9% 47% 1% 217
Kentucky 40% 6% 9% 43% 2% 332
Louisiana 47% 11% 7% 34% 1% 335
Maine 21% 7% 4% 67% 1% 239
Maryland 35% 12% 7% 45% 1% 485
Massachusetts 15% 9% 7% 68% < 1% 538
Michigan 32% 11% 9% 47% 2% 758
Minnesota 26% 9% 11% 54% < 1% 423
Mississippi 58% 13% 4% 24% 1% 226
Missouri 39% 11% 8% 42% < 1% 470
Montana 33% 5% 9% 53% < 1% 239
Nebraska 29% 13% 7% 49% 1% 226
Nevada 29% 9% 8% 54% < 1% 249
New Hampshire 18% 7% 8% 66% 1% 246
New Jersey 27% 9% 7% 56% 1% 657
New Mexico 38% 13% 3% 46% < 1% 250
New York 26% 8% 9% 55% 2% 1,558
North Carolina 44% 15% 8% 32% 1% 790
North Dakota 23% 14% 11% 51% 1% 263
Ohio 36% 10% 6% 47% < 1% 855
Oklahoma 49% 11% 8% 31% < 1% 311
Oregon 30% 10% 7% 52% 1% 323
Pennsylvania 30% 8% 10% 50% 1% 1,070
Rhode Island 18% 12% 7% 62% 1% 251
South Carolina 50% 10% 6% 34% 1% 377
South Dakota 32% 9% 9% 49% < 1% 234
Tennessee 55% 9% 5% 28% 2% 504
Texas 42% 12% 8% 37% 1% 1,767
Utah 48% 3% 11% 37% 2% 215
Vermont 19% 7% 6% 67% < 1% 237
Virginia 43% 11% 7% 38% 1% 650
Washington 28% 10% 7% 55% < 1% 555
West Virginia 46% 11% 8% 33% 1% 242
Wisconsin 23% 11% 8% 57% 1% 452
Wyoming 34% 11% 9% 46% < 1% 229

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