Frequency of meditation among adults who seldom or never read scripture by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never read scripture 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 = 109. 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 19% 6% 6% 69% < 1% 109
Alaska 19% 7% 11% 63% < 1% 166
Arizona 22% 8% 4% 66% 1% 299
California 27% 10% 5% 58% 1% 1,943
Colorado 27% 8% 3% 61% < 1% 271
Connecticut 28% 15% 4% 53% < 1% 232
Delaware 16% 10% 6% 65% 2% 150
District of Columbia 21% 5% 6% 66% 1% 158
Florida 25% 8% 3% 63% 1% 912
Georgia 25% 9% 8% 56% 1% 300
Hawaii 27% 9% 7% 57% < 1% 165
Idaho 23% 8% 3% 66% < 1% 130
Illinois 28% 6% 4% 61% 1% 638
Indiana 18% 7% 4% 70% 1% 284
Iowa 15% 5% 4% 74% 1% 161
Kansas 22% 7% 6% 64% 1% 133
Kentucky 18% 10% 3% 68% 1% 162
Louisiana 28% 5% 6% 60% 1% 152
Maine 29% 6% 6% 57% 1% 196
Maryland 23% 9% 4% 62% 1% 303
Massachusetts 22% 8% 4% 65% < 1% 476
Michigan 23% 6% 5% 66% 1% 457
Minnesota 23% 10% 4% 63% < 1% 276
Missouri 19% 9% 4% 68% 1% 258
Montana 19% 10% 6% 63% 1% 156
Nebraska 20% 11% 7% 59% 3% 152
Nevada 28% 8% 7% 54% 2% 162
New Hampshire 25% 14% 5% 55% 2% 193
New Jersey 21% 9% 5% 65% 1% 498
New Mexico 35% 11% 3% 52% < 1% 140
New York 25% 9% 6% 58% 2% 1,103
North Carolina 25% 7% 5% 63% 1% 347
North Dakota 18% 1% 2% 77% 2% 171
Ohio 22% 7% 4% 65% 2% 503
Oklahoma 28% 2% 4% 65% < 1% 126
Oregon 21% 10% 6% 62% 1% 226
Pennsylvania 25% 7% 5% 62% 1% 672
Rhode Island 26% 7% 5% 61% 1% 189
South Carolina 22% 6% 7% 64% 1% 151
South Dakota 22% 8% 6% 63% < 1% 139
Tennessee 23% 9% 5% 62% 1% 162
Texas 30% 8% 4% 57% 1% 900
Utah 28% 14% 3% 55% < 1% 104
Vermont 16% 9% 5% 69% 1% 215
Virginia 24% 13% 7% 56% 1% 359
Washington 25% 9% 4% 62% < 1% 375
West Virginia 15% 7% 5% 73% 1% 111
Wisconsin 17% 8% 6% 69% < 1% 324
Wyoming 25% 6% 2% 67% < 1% 133

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