Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong 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
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Alabama 52% 4% 8% 33% 2% 231
Alaska 33% 8% 7% 52% 1% 106
Arizona 36% 10% 6% 48% < 1% 252
Arkansas 41% 15% 6% 38% < 1% 126
California 32% 11% 7% 49% < 1% 1,154
Colorado 29% 8% 12% 50% < 1% 193
Connecticut 13% 7% 12% 68% < 1% 113
Florida 31% 8% 9% 51% 1% 671
Georgia 43% 11% 12% 34% < 1% 377
Idaho 46% 8% 4% 39% 2% 137
Illinois 30% 11% 9% 49% 1% 430
Indiana 40% 12% 5% 42% 1% 243
Iowa 33% 10% 13% 43% < 1% 113
Kansas 28% 13% 15% 44% < 1% 120
Kentucky 47% 10% 12% 30% 1% 172
Louisiana 45% 15% 9% 32% < 1% 183
Maryland 28% 11% 8% 53% < 1% 207
Massachusetts 15% 10% 7% 68% < 1% 177
Michigan 29% 9% 9% 52% 1% 352
Minnesota 28% 11% 10% 51% 1% 196
Mississippi 42% 15% 11% 32% < 1% 121
Missouri 30% 15% 12% 43% < 1% 239
Montana 25% 8% 10% 57% < 1% 134
Nebraska 33% 12% 12% 42% 1% 128
New Hampshire 16% 8% 10% 65% 1% 100
New Jersey 27% 11% 10% 52% < 1% 266
New Mexico 33% 17% 5% 45% < 1% 103
New York 28% 10% 8% 53% 1% 544
North Carolina 39% 11% 12% 38% < 1% 377
North Dakota 29% 9% 13% 48% 1% 139
Ohio 39% 7% 10% 44% < 1% 385
Oklahoma 51% 12% 9% 28% < 1% 134
Oregon 41% 10% 10% 39% < 1% 140
Pennsylvania 31% 9% 11% 49% < 1% 501
South Carolina 46% 16% 5% 32% 1% 197
South Dakota 28% 7% 14% 50% 1% 113
Tennessee 47% 12% 9% 31% 1% 292
Texas 39% 12% 9% 40% 1% 949
Utah 70% 6% 1% 21% 1% 126
Virginia 43% 14% 6% 36% 1% 328
Washington 38% 9% 7% 45% 1% 243
West Virginia 46% 13% 8% 32% 1% 136
Wisconsin 21% 9% 12% 57% < 1% 199
Wyoming 45% 6% 7% 42% < 1% 147

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