Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services weekly or more by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who attend services weekly or more by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who attend prayer group…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. 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 70% 9% 7% 13% < 1% 279
Arizona 58% 15% 5% 21% 1% 238
Arkansas 65% 19% 6% 10% < 1% 144
California 57% 15% 7% 20% 1% 1,126
Colorado 50% 12% 10% 27% < 1% 155
Connecticut 44% 15% 9% 31% < 1% 111
Delaware 44% 22% 5% 29% < 1% 110
Florida 59% 10% 8% 22% 1% 733
Georgia 66% 13% 8% 13% 1% 429
Idaho 74% 4% 6% 14% 2% 123
Illinois 49% 16% 10% 24% 1% 507
Indiana 58% 11% 13% 17% < 1% 269
Iowa 48% 13% 18% 20% 1% 131
Kansas 60% 14% 9% 17% < 1% 126
Kentucky 63% 9% 14% 13% 1% 197
Louisiana 65% 12% 6% 16% < 1% 223
Maryland 57% 14% 4% 24% < 1% 222
Massachusetts 36% 16% 9% 37% 2% 172
Michigan 51% 17% 8% 23% 1% 367
Minnesota 44% 17% 12% 27% 1% 218
Mississippi 70% 10% 6% 13% < 1% 162
Missouri 54% 11% 8% 27% < 1% 253
Montana 54% 15% 11% 20% < 1% 108
Nebraska 45% 15% 13% 25% 1% 135
New Jersey 49% 12% 11% 26% 2% 315
New Mexico 58% 16% 2% 25% < 1% 118
New York 50% 15% 6% 28% 1% 612
North Carolina 63% 12% 12% 13% < 1% 441
North Dakota 44% 10% 18% 28% < 1% 128
Ohio 56% 12% 10% 21% 1% 470
Oklahoma 64% 11% 11% 14% < 1% 172
Oregon 64% 11% 6% 19% < 1% 118
Pennsylvania 54% 12% 9% 25% < 1% 513
Rhode Island 44% 5% 16% 35% < 1% 108
South Carolina 65% 14% 6% 15% 1% 242
South Dakota 44% 15% 10% 31% < 1% 122
Tennessee 67% 13% 6% 13% 1% 364
Texas 61% 13% 8% 17% 1% 1,096
Utah 84% 7% 1% 6% 1% 175
Virginia 60% 16% 5% 18% 1% 393
Washington 64% 13% 7% 15% 1% 218
West Virginia 68% 10% 8% 13% 1% 146
Wisconsin 50% 13% 10% 26% 2% 189
Wyoming 62% 9% 7% 21% < 1% 118

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