Political ideology among methodists in the Mainline Tradition by frequency of reading scripture (2014) Switch to: Frequency of reading scripture among methodists in the Mainline Tradition by political ideology

% of methodists in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Frequency of reading scriptureConservativeModerateLiberalDon't knowSample size
At least once a week51%36%11%2%653
Once or twice a month52%37%10%1%241
Several times a year38%41%17%4%190
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