Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who meditate at least once a week by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 264. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Alabama 85% 10% 1% 3% 2% 264
Alaska 81% 13% 1% 5% < 1% 111
Arizona 80% 12% 2% 6% < 1% 302
Arkansas 80% 11% 3% 6% < 1% 130
California 78% 10% 5% 5% 1% 1,559
Colorado 74% 11% 8% 6% 2% 199
Connecticut 66% 11% 9% 14% < 1% 140
Delaware 72% 13% 2% 11% 2% 111
District of Columbia 72% 14% 9% 4% 1% 129
Florida 80% 9% 4% 7% 1% 897
Georgia 83% 9% 4% 4% 1% 452
Hawaii 80% 9% 10% 2% < 1% 140
Idaho 82% 10% 5% 3% < 1% 141
Illinois 72% 13% 5% 9% 1% 573
Indiana 80% 7% 5% 6% 1% 266
Iowa 83% 7% 5% 3% 2% 114
Kansas 85% 9% 4% 2% < 1% 121
Kentucky 79% 10% 5% 6% 1% 185
Louisiana 79% 8% 7% 5% 1% 221
Maine 78% 13% 2% 5% 2% 105
Maryland 76% 11% 4% 7% 1% 271
Massachusetts 69% 14% 6% 10% 1% 234
Michigan 74% 11% 5% 9% 2% 400
Minnesota 76% 14% 6% 4% < 1% 221
Mississippi 87% 3% 4% 4% 1% 158
Missouri 75% 13% 6% 5% < 1% 251
Montana 75% 17% 5% 2% 1% 107
Nebraska 82% 10% 3% 4% 1% 128
Nevada 83% 10% 4% 3% 1% 130
New Hampshire 62% 14% 8% 16% < 1% 107
New Jersey 78% 10% 3% 7% 2% 333
New Mexico 73% 13% 2% 8% 3% 144
New York 74% 13% 6% 6% 1% 778
North Carolina 80% 10% 6% 5% < 1% 497
North Dakota 77% 15% 1% 6% 1% 114
Ohio 82% 8% 4% 5% 1% 487
Oklahoma 80% 9% 1% 10% < 1% 204
Oregon 82% 9% 3% 4% 2% 168
Pennsylvania 76% 13% 5% 5% 1% 567
Rhode Island 77% 11% 6% 5% 1% 133
South Carolina 85% 8% 1% 5% 1% 252
South Dakota 84% 8% 2% 6% 1% 118
Tennessee 83% 8% 3% 4% 1% 334
Texas 80% 9% 4% 6% 1% 1,204
Utah 83% 9% 4% 4% < 1% 149
Virginia 81% 10% 4% 5% < 1% 364
Washington 79% 10% 5% 6% < 1% 297
West Virginia 81% 7% 3% 6% 4% 121
Wisconsin 74% 12% 4% 9% < 1% 190
Wyoming 77% 14% 5% 3% 1% 140

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