Religious tradition among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by frequency of prayer (2014) Switch to: Frequency of prayer among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Frequency of prayerBuddhistCatholicEvangelical ProtestantHinduHistorically Black ProtestantJehovah's WitnessJewishMainline ProtestantMormonMuslimOrthodox ChristianOther ChristianOther FaithsOther World ReligionsUnaffiliated (religious "nones")Don't knowSample size
At least daily< 1%26%32%1%9%< 1%1%18%1%1%1%1%1%< 1%8%< 1%2,261
Weekly1%20%30%< 1%7%< 1%2%23%1%1%< 1%< 1%1%< 1%11%< 1%775
Monthly< 1%19%21%3%9%< 1%3%16%2%2%1%< 1%2%1%21%1%170
Seldom/never2%11%6%1%2%< 1%4%15%< 1%< 1%< 1%< 1%1%2%56%1%211
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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