Frequency of reading scripture among parents by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among parents by frequency of reading scripture

% of parents who read scripture…

Importance of religion in one's lifeAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Very important59%13%8%19%< 1%4,619
Somewhat important13%12%13%62%< 1%2,106
Not too important4%4%5%87%< 1%829
Not at all important5%3%4%88%< 1%771
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.

Learn More: At least once a week, Once or twice a month, Several times a year, Seldom/never