Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray daily by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who pray daily 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 = 379. 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 52% 8% 11% 28% < 1% 379
Alaska 36% 7% 10% 46% < 1% 149
Arizona 40% 12% 9% 38% 1% 362
Arkansas 39% 19% 9% 32% < 1% 199
California 37% 13% 10% 40% < 1% 1,834
Colorado 33% 12% 15% 40% < 1% 247
Connecticut 24% 10% 11% 55% < 1% 168
Delaware 29% 19% 13% 40% < 1% 153
District of Columbia 36% 12% 10% 40% 2% 148
Florida 39% 9% 10% 41% 1% 1,131
Georgia 44% 14% 10% 31% < 1% 626
Hawaii 41% 10% 10% 39% < 1% 159
Idaho 51% 9% 8% 31% 2% 172
Illinois 34% 14% 10% 42% < 1% 695
Indiana 41% 15% 11% 33% < 1% 359
Iowa 35% 10% 16% 38% 1% 172
Kansas 42% 13% 14% 30% < 1% 173
Kentucky 40% 11% 14% 35% < 1% 281
Louisiana 43% 15% 11% 31% < 1% 317
Maine 30% 6% 8% 56% < 1% 109
Maryland 38% 10% 8% 44% < 1% 331
Massachusetts 24% 14% 8% 53% 1% 266
Michigan 35% 14% 8% 43% 1% 550
Minnesota 33% 13% 12% 42% 1% 284
Mississippi 53% 14% 10% 22% 1% 234
Missouri 36% 12% 12% 40% < 1% 373
Montana 33% 8% 13% 46% < 1% 159
Nebraska 34% 14% 14% 37% 1% 177
Nevada 38% 15% 7% 39% 1% 153
New Hampshire 24% 10% 15% 50% 1% 119
New Jersey 33% 12% 10% 44% 2% 458
New Mexico 40% 20% 6% 34% < 1% 162
New York 35% 10% 8% 47% 1% 949
North Carolina 43% 12% 12% 33% < 1% 658
North Dakota 32% 11% 14% 43% < 1% 184
Ohio 39% 10% 10% 41% < 1% 680
Oklahoma 47% 15% 8% 30% < 1% 267
Oregon 41% 12% 11% 35% 1% 180
Pennsylvania 35% 9% 11% 44% < 1% 777
Rhode Island 34% 7% 15% 44% < 1% 148
South Carolina 49% 15% 10% 26% < 1% 340
South Dakota 31% 10% 14% 44% 1% 174
Tennessee 50% 13% 10% 26% 1% 471
Texas 42% 14% 9% 35% 1% 1,619
Utah 70% 7% 2% 20% < 1% 197
Virginia 45% 16% 5% 33% 1% 504
Washington 44% 13% 8% 34% 1% 325
West Virginia 49% 14% 11% 25% 1% 200
Wisconsin 28% 12% 14% 46% 1% 293
Wyoming 47% 8% 11% 34% < 1% 173

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