Income distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by household income

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who have a household income of…

Importance of religion in one's life Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,766. 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.
Very important 36% 19% 25% 20% 1,766
Somewhat important 29% 19% 29% 24% 3,250
Not too important 22% 20% 30% 28% 2,647
Not at all important 24% 18% 30% 28% 3,221

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