Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants who identify as democrat/lean Dem. by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious family among Mainline Protestants who identify as democrat/lean Dem. by frequency of reading scripture

% of Mainline Protestants who identify as democrat/lean Dem. who read scripture…

Religious familyAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Baptist Family (Mainline Trad.)39%17%10%33%< 1%269
Congregationalist Family (Mainline Trad.)22%13%13%49%3%152
Episcopalian/Anglican Family (Mainline Trad.)22%13%17%47%1%314
Lutheran Family (Mainline Trad.)17%15%16%51%< 1%376
Methodist Family (Mainline Trad.)35%12%12%39%1%638
Nondenominational Family (Mainline Trad.)20%17%11%52%< 1%153
Nonspecific Protestant Family (Mainline Trad.)15%5%11%68%1%231
Presbyterian Family (Mainline Trad.)32%13%14%41%1%286
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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