Parent of children under 18 among adults who read scripture at least once a week by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who read scripture at least once a week by parental status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Religious tradition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Catholic 33% 67% 1,800
Evangelical Protestant 31% 69% 5,499
Historically Black Protestant 30% 70% 1,183
Jehovah's Witness 27% 73% 215
Jewish 38% 62% 120
Mainline Protestant 25% 75% 1,888
Mormon 43% 57% 510
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 35% 65% 605

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