Frequency of meditation among Christians by state (2014) Switch to: State among Christians by frequency of meditation

% of Christians who meditate…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 443. 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 50% 7% 4% 39% 1% 443
Alaska 39% 10% 4% 46% 2% 187
Arizona 49% 7% 5% 36% 3% 448
Arkansas 43% 5% 3% 47% 2% 247
California 48% 8% 4% 38% 2% 2,289
Colorado 42% 10% 5% 42% 1% 323
Connecticut 45% 12% 4% 37% 1% 251
Delaware 43% 5% 3% 46% 2% 209
District of Columbia 49% 7% 3% 40% 1% 188
Florida 47% 9% 3% 39% 2% 1,415
Georgia 49% 9% 1% 38% 3% 781
Hawaii 43% 7% 5% 44% 1% 185
Idaho 49% 9% 4% 37% 1% 222
Illinois 44% 7% 5% 42% 2% 977
Indiana 39% 8% 3% 48% 1% 492
Iowa 39% 5% 3% 51% 2% 261
Kansas 38% 8% 4% 49% 1% 241
Kentucky 44% 6% 4% 45% 1% 345
Louisiana 48% 5% 4% 41% 1% 387
Maine 34% 12% 5% 49% 1% 191
Maryland 42% 8% 4% 43% 2% 433
Massachusetts 34% 11% 7% 47% 1% 412
Michigan 41% 7% 3% 46% 2% 717
Minnesota 37% 7% 4% 51% 1% 433
Mississippi 49% 11% 2% 34% 3% 269
Missouri 39% 9% 3% 48% 2% 486
Montana 33% 9% 4% 51% 3% 202
Nebraska 43% 9% 2% 45% 1% 243
Nevada 43% 11% 6% 38% 2% 207
New Hampshire 37% 8% 5% 49% 1% 188
New Jersey 40% 9% 4% 46% 1% 611
New Mexico 45% 13% 2% 38% 1% 222
New York 42% 9% 4% 43% 2% 1,222
North Carolina 50% 7% 3% 38% 2% 796
North Dakota 32% 7% 4% 56% 1% 276
Ohio 43% 8% 4% 43% 1% 863
Oklahoma 51% 5% 3% 39% 2% 312
Oregon 48% 4% 5% 39% 3% 244
Pennsylvania 41% 8% 4% 45% 1% 1,037
Rhode Island 50% 8% 3% 38% 1% 239
South Carolina 50% 6% 4% 37% 3% 394
South Dakota 34% 11% 5% 48% 1% 242
Tennessee 48% 6% 2% 41% 2% 552
Texas 49% 8% 4% 37% 2% 1,979
Utah 53% 14% 2% 29% 3% 234
Vermont 31% 9% 3% 55% 2% 156
Virginia 43% 10% 6% 39% 2% 644
Washington 47% 7% 4% 41% 2% 444
West Virginia 41% 7% 5% 43% 3% 245
Wisconsin 32% 8% 7% 52% 2% 439
Wyoming 47% 4% 2% 45% 1% 225

Learn More: At least once a week, Once or twice a month, Several times a year, Seldom/never