Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by frequency of meditation

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

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 57% 6% 3% 33% < 1% 380
Alaska 52% 9% 2% 35% 2% 178
Arizona 58% 5% 3% 32% 2% 404
Arkansas 48% 5% 5% 41% 1% 202
California 56% 9% 3% 30% 2% 2,151
Colorado 53% 9% 2% 35% 1% 288
Connecticut 51% 12% 5% 30% 2% 188
Delaware 49% 8% 2% 39% 2% 167
District of Columbia 55% 7% 2% 35% 1% 153
Florida 55% 9% 2% 32% 2% 1,255
Georgia 57% 7% 2% 31% 2% 648
Hawaii 55% 10% 6% 29% < 1% 195
Idaho 52% 10% 5% 33% 1% 207
Illinois 54% 8% 4% 32% 1% 749
Indiana 50% 9% 2% 37% 1% 388
Iowa 51% 6% 4% 38% 2% 185
Kansas 52% 9% 2% 36% 1% 195
Kentucky 50% 9% 3% 37% 1% 278
Louisiana 55% 6% 3% 35% 1% 307
Maine 55% 9% 1% 34% 1% 148
Maryland 52% 9% 6% 30% 3% 368
Massachusetts 48% 9% 4% 39% < 1% 324
Michigan 48% 8% 3% 39% 2% 575
Minnesota 45% 10% 3% 41% 1% 328
Mississippi 61% 8% < 1% 29% 1% 219
Missouri 48% 6% 2% 43% < 1% 386
Montana 45% 8% 2% 42% 3% 171
Nebraska 53% 7% < 1% 38% 2% 188
Nevada 54% 12% 2% 31% 2% 195
New Hampshire 45% 12% 6% 36% 1% 147
New Jersey 50% 9% 4% 36% 2% 507
New Mexico 57% 9% 2% 32% 1% 192
New York 55% 8% 3% 32% 2% 1,019
North Carolina 55% 8% 2% 33% 2% 684
North Dakota 44% 7% 3% 45% 2% 189
Ohio 55% 8% 3% 32% 2% 683
Oklahoma 61% 5% 1% 32% < 1% 259
Oregon 56% 6% 3% 31% 4% 238
Pennsylvania 52% 8% 3% 35% 1% 781
Rhode Island 61% 7% 1% 30% 1% 168
South Carolina 59% 5% 3% 31% 2% 352
South Dakota 47% 10% 3% 39% 1% 195
Tennessee 53% 4% 2% 38% 3% 476
Texas 58% 6% 3% 31% 2% 1,633
Utah 59% 13% 2% 24% 2% 221
Vermont 49% 7% 4% 38% 2% 153
Virginia 54% 9% 4% 30% 2% 512
Washington 56% 5% 3% 34% 1% 406
West Virginia 42% 7% 4% 45% 2% 204
Wisconsin 42% 8% 6% 43% 2% 323
Wyoming 56% 5% 1% 37% < 1% 193

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