Importance of religion in one's life among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by frequency of reading scripture (2014) Switch to: Frequency of reading scripture among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by importance of religion

% of who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say religion is…

Frequency of reading scripture Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,819. 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.
At least once a week 95% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 7,819
Once or twice a month 85% 13% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,236
Several times a year 79% 19% 1% < 1% < 1% 700
Seldom/never 65% 28% 5% 2% < 1% 1,897
Don't know 84% 7% 2% 2% 5% 102

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