Age distribution among Christians by frequency of reading scripture (2014) Switch to: Frequency of reading scripture among Christians by age group

% of Christians who are ages…

Frequency of reading scripture18-2930-4950-6465+Sample size
At least once a week15%33%30%23%10,998
Once or twice a month23%34%26%17%2,839
Several times a year19%36%28%17%2,185
Don't know8%21%22%49%176
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.

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