Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who meditate at least once a week by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who meditate at least once a week 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 = 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.
Alabama 57% 9% 7% 26% 1% 264
Alaska 33% 6% 4% 56% < 1% 111
Arizona 43% 10% 6% 41% 1% 302
Arkansas 44% 15% 8% 32% < 1% 130
California 36% 12% 8% 45% 1% 1,559
Colorado 30% 5% 13% 52% < 1% 199
Connecticut 19% 9% 8% 64% < 1% 140
Delaware 31% 17% 13% 39% < 1% 111
District of Columbia 35% 13% 12% 39% 1% 129
Florida 40% 9% 9% 41% 1% 897
Georgia 45% 12% 9% 33% < 1% 452
Hawaii 46% 5% 11% 38% < 1% 140
Idaho 49% 5% 9% 37% < 1% 141
Illinois 32% 12% 8% 48% < 1% 573
Indiana 40% 12% 9% 39% < 1% 266
Iowa 38% 5% 12% 44% 1% 114
Kansas 44% 15% 11% 30% < 1% 121
Kentucky 45% 8% 15% 32% < 1% 185
Louisiana 43% 18% 11% 28% < 1% 221
Maine 16% 4% 7% 73% < 1% 105
Maryland 41% 9% 5% 45% < 1% 271
Massachusetts 23% 10% 7% 57% 2% 234
Michigan 35% 12% 7% 44% 1% 400
Minnesota 27% 12% 9% 51% 1% 221
Mississippi 58% 13% 7% 22% < 1% 158
Missouri 38% 11% 10% 41% < 1% 251
Montana 39% 9% 9% 43% < 1% 107
Nebraska 32% 16% 12% 38% 1% 128
Nevada 36% 13% 7% 43% 2% 130
New Hampshire 20% 9% 12% 59% < 1% 107
New Jersey 32% 13% 9% 44% 2% 333
New Mexico 37% 13% 6% 43% < 1% 144
New York 33% 9% 7% 50% 1% 778
North Carolina 47% 11% 7% 35% < 1% 497
North Dakota 36% 9% 8% 47% < 1% 114
Ohio 42% 8% 8% 41% 1% 487
Oklahoma 44% 11% 8% 36% < 1% 204
Oregon 35% 11% 7% 46% < 1% 168
Pennsylvania 37% 7% 8% 48% < 1% 567
Rhode Island 31% 4% 16% 49% < 1% 133
South Carolina 50% 14% 9% 28% < 1% 252
South Dakota 39% 9% 8% 44% 1% 118
Tennessee 53% 8% 11% 27% 2% 334
Texas 44% 12% 8% 36% 1% 1,204
Utah 63% 6% 3% 28% < 1% 149
Virginia 46% 13% 5% 36% 1% 364
Washington 36% 10% 7% 45% 2% 297
West Virginia 52% 12% 7% 28% 2% 121
Wisconsin 32% 10% 9% 47% 1% 190
Wyoming 48% 4% 7% 41% < 1% 140

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