Income distribution among widowed adults by interpretation of scripture (2014) Switch to: Interpreting scripture among widowed adults by household income

% of widowed adults who have a household income of…

Interpreting scripture Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 998. 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.
Word of God; should be taken literally 69% 18% 9% 3% 998
Word of God; not everything taken literally 52% 26% 15% 6% 712
Not the word of God 47% 21% 20% 11% 574
Other/don't know 56% 16% 16% 11% 229

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