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According to Barna Group:


1. The Da Vinci Code has been read "cover to cover" by roughly 45 million adults in the U.S. - that’s one out of every five adults (20%).


2. Of those readers, 24% said the book was helpful in relation to their "personal spiritual growth or understanding." That means about 11 million adults considered The Da Vinci Code a helpful spiritual document.


3. Only 5% - about two million adults - said they changed any of their beliefs or religious perspectives because of the book’s content.


Of course, that is still a significant statistic. That’s more people than will change any of their beliefs today in all of America’s churches combined.


4. Finally, they found that the most likely people to change their beliefs because of The Da Vinci Code were Hispanics, women and liberals.

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