17%

of Christians say they seldom or never attend church

Source: Pew Research Center
Additional Information: Surveys that ask respondents how often they attend religious services typically obtain higher estimates of rates of weekly attendance than other, more indirect methods of data collection (such as asking respondents to keep a diary of how they spend their days, without specific reference to attendance at worship services). Learn more about "social desirability bias" here.
Reference: For more information, read the Pew Research Center analysis, "Religious Landscape Study: Christians." "Religious Landscape Study: Christians."

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