Parent of children under 18 among Evangelical Protestants by frequency of reading scripture (2014) Switch to: Frequency of reading scripture among Evangelical Protestants by parental status

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Frequency of reading scripture Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 5,499. 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 31% 69% 5,499
Once or twice a month 31% 69% 977
Several times a year 31% 69% 561
Seldom/never 29% 71% 1,459

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