Frequency of meditation among men by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among men by frequency of meditation

% of men who meditate…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 138. 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.
Buddhist 60% 6% 9% 24% < 1% 138
Catholic 38% 9% 5% 46% 2% 3,426
Evangelical Protestant 46% 7% 3% 41% 2% 4,061
Hindu 30% 6% 9% 55% < 1% 136
Historically Black Protestant 56% 9% 3% 31% 1% 818
Jewish 23% 7% 7% 60% 3% 428
Mainline Protestant 32% 10% 5% 51% 2% 2,778
Mormon 65% 7% 2% 23% 2% 347
Muslim 39% 8% 8% 37% 8% 152
Orthodox Christian 30% 9% 7% 52% 1% 106
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 24% 9% 5% 61% 1% 4,471

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