Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants who are ages 65+ by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Mainline Protestants who are ages 65+ by frequency of reading scripture

% of Mainline Protestants who are ages 65+ who read scripture…

Religious denominationAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
American Baptist Churches USA53%12%6%29%< 1%139
Episcopal Church26%8%14%52%< 1%222
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)37%18%7%37%1%265
Presbyterian Church (USA)46%11%8%35%< 1%206
United Church of Christ33%6%13%45%3%100
United Methodist Church41%14%8%36%1%691
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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