Frequency of meditation among adults who say religion is very important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is very important 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 = 397. 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 54% 5% 3% 37% < 1% 397
Alaska 53% 7% < 1% 37% 2% 124
Arizona 61% 5% 2% 29% 3% 335
Arkansas 41% 6% 5% 45% 2% 217
California 58% 8% 3% 29% 3% 1,666
Colorado 54% 8% 3% 33% 2% 230
Connecticut 59% 9% 4% 27% 2% 156
Delaware 53% 5% 4% 35% 3% 147
District of Columbia 61% 8% 3% 27% 2% 140
Florida 55% 9% 2% 32% 2% 1,058
Georgia 54% 8% 1% 34% 3% 626
Hawaii 51% 11% 3% 32% 3% 134
Idaho 53% 7% 7% 31% 2% 168
Illinois 54% 7% 5% 32% 2% 696
Indiana 46% 9% 4% 40% 2% 381
Iowa 50% 5% 2% 41% 2% 184
Kansas 50% 10% 3% 36% 1% 165
Kentucky 48% 7% 4% 40% 1% 289
Louisiana 52% 6% 3% 37% 2% 328
Maine 46% 11% 1% 40% 2% 108
Maryland 50% 9% 3% 35% 3% 327
Massachusetts 49% 12% 6% 32% 1% 251
Michigan 50% 8% 3% 37% 2% 513
Minnesota 47% 7% 3% 42% 1% 281
Mississippi 56% 9% 1% 31% 3% 233
Missouri 45% 9% 2% 42% 2% 356
Montana 46% 7% 2% 42% 3% 139
Nebraska 52% 6% 1% 39% 2% 179
Nevada 52% 10% 5% 30% 3% 133
New Hampshire 52% 3% 5% 38% 1% 107
New Jersey 50% 8% 3% 37% 2% 434
New Mexico 56% 12% 2% 29% 2% 169
New York 53% 8% 3% 33% 4% 882
North Carolina 57% 7% 2% 32% 3% 639
North Dakota 39% 9% 5% 45% 2% 197
Ohio 53% 7% 3% 36% 2% 673
Oklahoma 58% 6% 1% 34% < 1% 251
Oregon 57% 4% 6% 29% 4% 174
Pennsylvania 51% 8% 3% 36% 1% 739
Rhode Island 65% 5% 3% 26% 1% 149
South Carolina 57% 4% 2% 33% 3% 346
South Dakota 43% 12% 3% 40% 2% 175
Tennessee 52% 5% 2% 37% 3% 475
Texas 57% 6% 3% 31% 2% 1,611
Utah 63% 13% < 1% 21% 3% 191
Virginia 49% 9% 6% 33% 3% 503
Washington 56% 7% 2% 32% 3% 312
West Virginia 48% 6% 4% 39% 3% 197
Wisconsin 43% 8% 7% 39% 2% 279
Wyoming 54% 5% 1% 38% 1% 166

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