Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among who believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Heaven by attendance at prayer groups

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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 = 428. 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 43% 10% 12% 34% 1% 428
Alaska 24% 5% 12% 59% < 1% 176
Arizona 28% 11% 9% 51% < 1% 448
Arkansas 31% 17% 10% 41% < 1% 258
California 27% 12% 10% 50% < 1% 2,213
Colorado 24% 11% 12% 52% 1% 291
Connecticut 18% 8% 8% 65% < 1% 237
Delaware 21% 15% 10% 53% 1% 224
District of Columbia 29% 12% 9% 48% 1% 181
Florida 30% 9% 10% 50% 1% 1,367
Georgia 35% 14% 10% 40% < 1% 747
Hawaii 31% 11% 13% 45% < 1% 186
Idaho 37% 5% 7% 51% 1% 221
Illinois 23% 11% 9% 56% < 1% 929
Indiana 31% 11% 10% 49% < 1% 496
Iowa 26% 7% 14% 52% 1% 241
Kansas 31% 9% 11% 49% < 1% 231
Kentucky 31% 9% 14% 46% < 1% 355
Louisiana 37% 15% 9% 38% < 1% 367
Maine 14% 4% 6% 76% < 1% 177
Maryland 29% 10% 11% 50% < 1% 416
Massachusetts 17% 12% 6% 64% 1% 368
Michigan 23% 12% 8% 55% 1% 707
Minnesota 19% 10% 9% 61% < 1% 411
Mississippi 44% 13% 12% 30% 1% 269
Missouri 25% 10% 9% 56% < 1% 489
Montana 23% 6% 12% 59% < 1% 204
Nebraska 23% 12% 13% 51% 1% 242
Nevada 26% 15% 8% 50% 1% 202
New Hampshire 13% 8% 13% 66% 1% 164
New Jersey 25% 10% 11% 53% 1% 606
New Mexico 32% 17% 4% 47% < 1% 199
New York 22% 9% 8% 60% 1% 1,249
North Carolina 34% 12% 11% 43% < 1% 774
North Dakota 21% 10% 11% 58% < 1% 267
Ohio 29% 9% 8% 53% 1% 862
Oklahoma 41% 11% 9% 39% < 1% 310
Oregon 29% 10% 10% 51% < 1% 229
Pennsylvania 26% 8% 10% 56% < 1% 977
Rhode Island 24% 4% 11% 61% < 1% 207
South Carolina 38% 14% 10% 37% 1% 386
South Dakota 20% 7% 13% 60% < 1% 233
Tennessee 42% 12% 10% 35% 1% 531
Texas 34% 13% 9% 43% 1% 1,918
Utah 57% 8% 6% 28% 1% 238
Vermont 12% 11% 8% 69% < 1% 155
Virginia 34% 14% 6% 45% 1% 622
Washington 30% 11% 8% 51% < 1% 419
West Virginia 41% 15% 9% 35% 1% 251
Wisconsin 18% 10% 12% 59% 2% 423
Wyoming 30% 6% 10% 53% < 1% 236

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