Frequency of meditation among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by frequency of meditation

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 29% 8% 5% 58% < 1% 180
Alaska 23% 12% 10% 53% 1% 146
Arizona 33% 8% 6% 53% < 1% 286
Arkansas 30% 6% 8% 57% < 1% 114
California 34% 8% 6% 51% 1% 1,596
Colorado 26% 9% 4% 59% 2% 209
Connecticut 31% 15% 3% 49% 2% 197
Delaware 31% 5% 4% 59% 1% 141
District of Columbia 36% 3% 2% 58% < 1% 118
Florida 34% 9% 4% 52% 1% 933
Georgia 36% 8% 3% 50% 3% 360
Hawaii 39% 9% 10% 42% < 1% 158
Idaho 28% 11% 6% 55% < 1% 150
Illinois 34% 9% 5% 51% 1% 596
Indiana 32% 7% 2% 59% < 1% 282
Iowa 26% 7% 3% 64% < 1% 148
Kansas 27% 9% 5% 59% 1% 139
Kentucky 29% 8% 5% 58% 1% 175
Louisiana 39% 5% 5% 51% < 1% 172
Maine 28% 9% 6% 56% 1% 167
Maryland 27% 9% 4% 58% 2% 282
Massachusetts 30% 10% 4% 55% < 1% 366
Michigan 30% 8% 5% 56% 1% 447
Minnesota 27% 10% 5% 58% < 1% 261
Missouri 31% 8% 3% 58% < 1% 267
Montana 16% 11% 5% 67% 1% 138
Nebraska 25% 8% 8% 57% 3% 134
Nevada 30% 9% 7% 49% 4% 162
New Hampshire 26% 15% 4% 54% 1% 168
New Jersey 30% 8% 4% 57% 1% 421
New Mexico 33% 13% 1% 52% < 1% 115
New York 33% 9% 6% 50% 2% 935
North Carolina 40% 7% 3% 49% < 1% 391
North Dakota 23% 3% 2% 70% 2% 160
Ohio 30% 7% 4% 57% 1% 527
Oklahoma 41% 5% 3% 48% 2% 163
Oregon 29% 12% 5% 52% 2% 185
Pennsylvania 28% 7% 5% 59% < 1% 590
Rhode Island 33% 8% 8% 50% 1% 156
South Carolina 35% 8% 4% 52% 1% 177
South Dakota 29% 9% 5% 56% 1% 140
Tennessee 33% 7% 4% 54% 2% 231
Texas 38% 7% 5% 49% 1% 953
Utah 36% 22% 2% 39% < 1% 119
Vermont 21% 9% 7% 63% 1% 162
Virginia 37% 11% 5% 46% 1% 350
Washington 32% 9% 4% 54% 1% 308
West Virginia 22% 10% 6% 61% 1% 125
Wisconsin 17% 10% 5% 67% < 1% 267
Wyoming 31% 9% 5% 55% < 1% 125

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