Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among conservatives by state (2014) Switch to: State among conservatives 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 = 267. 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 47% 9% 10% 33% 1% 267
Alaska 26% 6% 10% 58% 1% 115
Arizona 40% 8% 5% 47% < 1% 264
Arkansas 41% 18% 9% 32% < 1% 130
California 33% 12% 10% 45% < 1% 1,134
Colorado 36% 12% 8% 44% 1% 170
Connecticut 16% 7% 7% 70% < 1% 110
Florida 32% 9% 10% 49% 1% 760
Georgia 41% 11% 9% 39% < 1% 417
Idaho 39% 7% 4% 49% < 1% 138
Illinois 30% 13% 9% 48% < 1% 459
Indiana 36% 12% 8% 44% < 1% 276
Iowa 32% 8% 13% 47% < 1% 142
Kansas 34% 8% 11% 47% < 1% 132
Kentucky 42% 9% 13% 36% 1% 189
Louisiana 40% 12% 11% 37% < 1% 234
Maryland 29% 8% 9% 53% 1% 170
Massachusetts 19% 4% 6% 70% 1% 160
Michigan 31% 13% 8% 46% 1% 342
Minnesota 28% 12% 9% 49% 2% 192
Mississippi 53% 14% 12% 20% 1% 150
Missouri 35% 12% 10% 43% < 1% 251
Montana 29% 7% 15% 49% < 1% 138
Nebraska 28% 12% 10% 49% 1% 132
Nevada 26% 7% 11% 55% 1% 116
New Hampshire 18% 11% 12% 58% 2% 102
New Jersey 28% 10% 12% 50% 1% 271
New Mexico 29% 26% 5% 40% < 1% 106
New York 26% 8% 8% 57% 1% 606
North Carolina 45% 11% 9% 34% < 1% 411
North Dakota 30% 8% 12% 51% < 1% 161
Ohio 37% 10% 8% 45% < 1% 456
Oklahoma 50% 11% 7% 31% < 1% 162
Oregon 35% 7% 8% 49% 1% 125
Pennsylvania 34% 6% 12% 48% < 1% 498
South Carolina 42% 14% 11% 32% 1% 218
South Dakota 26% 8% 10% 55% 1% 139
Tennessee 48% 13% 13% 26% < 1% 322
Texas 40% 12% 9% 38% 1% 1,050
Utah 68% 6% 4% 22% 1% 150
Virginia 41% 15% 5% 38% 1% 344
Washington 40% 9% 6% 45% < 1% 215
West Virginia 41% 14% 9% 36% 1% 139
Wisconsin 21% 10% 13% 56% 1% 247
Wyoming 42% 5% 7% 44% 1% 143

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