State among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by frequency of reading scripture (2014) Switch to: Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by state

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are in…

Frequency of reading scriptureAlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingSample size
At least once a week2%< 1%2%1%14%1%1%< 1%< 1%7%3%1%1%4%2%1%< 1%2%1%< 1%3%1%3%1%1%2%< 1%< 1%1%< 1%3%1%8%3%< 1%3%2%1%3%< 1%1%< 1%2%9%1%< 1%2%2%< 1%2%< 1%978
Once or twice a month1%< 1%2%1%14%2%1%< 1%< 1%8%3%< 1%< 1%5%1%1%< 1%1%1%< 1%2%4%4%2%1%1%< 1%< 1%1%< 1%3%1%7%3%< 1%3%2%2%2%< 1%1%< 1%2%7%< 1%< 1%2%2%< 1%2%< 1%726
Several times a year1%< 1%2%1%16%3%2%< 1%< 1%7%2%1%1%4%2%1%1%1%1%< 1%2%3%3%2%< 1%2%< 1%< 1%1%1%3%1%8%4%< 1%2%1%2%4%1%< 1%< 1%1%7%1%< 1%2%2%1%1%< 1%987
Seldom/never< 1%< 1%2%< 1%15%2%2%< 1%< 1%6%2%1%1%4%2%1%1%1%1%1%2%4%3%2%< 1%2%< 1%< 1%1%1%3%1%8%2%< 1%3%1%1%5%< 1%1%< 1%1%6%1%< 1%2%3%< 1%2%< 1%9,405
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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