Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who attend prayer group…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 264. 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.
Buddhist 14% 13% 14% 58% 1% 264
Catholic 17% 9% 10% 63% 1% 7,202
Evangelical Protestant 44% 13% 9% 33% 1% 8,593
Hindu 9% 13% 21% 57% < 1% 199
Historically Black Protestant 44% 14% 9% 32% 1% 1,916
Jehovah's Witness 85% 3% 3% 7% 2% 245
Jewish 16% 9% 11% 62% 1% 847
Mainline Protestant 19% 10% 9% 61% 1% 6,083
Mormon 71% 7% 3% 19% < 1% 664
Muslim 35% 10% 14% 40% 1% 237
Orthodox Christian 18% 10% 17% 54% < 1% 186
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 5% 3% 4% 88% < 1% 7,556

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