Sources of guidance on right and wrong among women by frequency of reading scripture (2014) Switch to: Frequency of reading scripture among women by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of women who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of reading scripture Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,073. 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 64% 5% 25% 3% 2% 7,073
Once or twice a month 36% 9% 46% 6% 3% 1,721
Several times a year 27% 12% 50% 9% 2% 1,366
Seldom/never 14% 13% 59% 12% 2% 7,239
Don't know 40% 6% 34% 3% 16% 158

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