Belief in God among adults in Oklahoma by interpretation of scripture (2014) Switch to: Interpreting scripture among adults in Oklahoma by belief in God

% of adults in Oklahoma who say they…

Interpreting scriptureBelieve in God; absolutely certainBelieve in God; fairly certainBelieve in God; not too/not at all certainBelieve in God; don't knowDo not believe in GodOther/don't know if they believe in GodSample size
Word of God; should be taken literally93%7%< 1%< 1%< 1%< 1%152
Word of God; not everything taken literally76%23%1%< 1%< 1%< 1%100
Not the word of God36%27%8%< 1%24%5%100
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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