Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by frequency of meditation

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State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 190. 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 32% 5% 6% 57% < 1% 190
Alaska 29% 7% 9% 55% < 1% 211
Arizona 30% 6% 5% 59% 1% 388
Arkansas 29% 5% 3% 61% 2% 129
California 30% 10% 5% 54% 1% 2,338
Colorado 32% 7% 4% 56% 1% 319
Connecticut 34% 12% 4% 49% < 1% 265
Delaware 23% 9% 5% 61% 2% 181
District of Columbia 26% 6% 8% 59% 1% 197
Florida 30% 9% 4% 57% 1% 1,213
Georgia 32% 10% 7% 51% 1% 455
Hawaii 28% 7% 11% 54% < 1% 192
Idaho 27% 11% 5% 58% < 1% 171
Illinois 31% 7% 5% 56% 1% 823
Indiana 25% 7% 4% 63% 1% 344
Iowa 24% 6% 4% 65% < 1% 202
Kansas 20% 8% 7% 64% 1% 163
Kentucky 23% 8% 3% 64% 1% 209
Louisiana 28% 7% 4% 60% < 1% 212
Maine 31% 8% 6% 55% < 1% 239
Maryland 28% 8% 5% 57% 2% 398
Massachusetts 24% 8% 5% 63% < 1% 542
Michigan 27% 7% 5% 61% 1% 589
Minnesota 26% 9% 5% 59% < 1% 346
Mississippi 33% 9% 4% 52% 3% 100
Missouri 26% 7% 4% 62% 1% 369
Montana 20% 9% 6% 63% 2% 198
Nebraska 26% 9% 5% 59% 2% 169
Nevada 29% 10% 7% 51% 4% 198
New Hampshire 24% 13% 5% 56% 2% 219
New Jersey 27% 9% 4% 59% 1% 559
New Mexico 36% 13% 3% 49% < 1% 190
New York 29% 9% 6% 54% 1% 1,319
North Carolina 33% 9% 5% 53% < 1% 497
North Dakota 22% 3% 3% 71% 1% 210
Ohio 28% 7% 4% 59% 2% 643
Oklahoma 39% 3% 2% 55% 1% 178
Oregon 28% 10% 4% 55% 2% 272
Pennsylvania 29% 8% 5% 58% 1% 845
Rhode Island 32% 9% 5% 54% 1% 213
South Carolina 30% 5% 3% 60% 2% 209
South Dakota 25% 4% 7% 62% 1% 182
Tennessee 30% 8% 4% 57% 1% 257
Texas 33% 8% 4% 53% 2% 1,244
Utah 31% 18% 3% 48% < 1% 122
Vermont 21% 8% 6% 65% < 1% 241
Virginia 28% 13% 5% 53% 1% 484
Washington 28% 9% 4% 58% 1% 446
West Virginia 23% 8% 6% 60% 3% 145
Wisconsin 20% 8% 6% 66% < 1% 387
Wyoming 29% 9% 3% 59% < 1% 183

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