Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged 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 = 270. 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 53% 6% 12% 28% 1% 270
Arizona 49% 8% 7% 35% 1% 176
Arkansas 41% 20% 6% 32% 1% 149
California 45% 11% 9% 35% < 1% 865
Colorado 50% 10% 9% 30% 1% 124
Florida 44% 9% 8% 38% 2% 580
Georgia 47% 13% 12% 28% < 1% 377
Idaho 58% 8% 6% 28% < 1% 112
Illinois 36% 13% 9% 41% < 1% 386
Indiana 45% 12% 8% 35% < 1% 234
Iowa 36% 7% 12% 45% < 1% 122
Kansas 38% 12% 6% 43% < 1% 112
Kentucky 50% 9% 12% 29% 1% 206
Louisiana 48% 14% 8% 29% < 1% 175
Maryland 47% 9% 9% 35% 1% 164
Michigan 41% 15% 7% 37% 1% 307
Minnesota 29% 17% 9% 45% < 1% 178
Mississippi 55% 13% 9% 23% 1% 168
Missouri 45% 10% 9% 36% < 1% 231
Montana 37% 9% 12% 41% 1% 107
Nebraska 37% 13% 10% 36% 4% 107
New Jersey 39% 11% 12% 36% 2% 194
New York 37% 10% 7% 45% 2% 419
North Carolina 51% 11% 9% 29% < 1% 364
North Dakota 31% 12% 8% 48% < 1% 132
Ohio 43% 11% 7% 39% 1% 375
Oklahoma 57% 10% 7% 27% < 1% 178
Oregon 55% 9% 5% 31% < 1% 109
Pennsylvania 41% 8% 11% 40% < 1% 401
South Carolina 53% 11% 8% 26% 1% 206
South Dakota 32% 11% 6% 51% < 1% 104
Tennessee 54% 13% 10% 22% 1% 350
Texas 49% 13% 8% 29% 1% 962
Utah 78% 5% 3% 14% < 1% 126
Virginia 50% 13% 8% 26% 2% 288
Washington 50% 10% 9% 29% 1% 182
West Virginia 52% 14% 7% 26% 1% 142
Wisconsin 30% 9% 11% 49% < 1% 188
Wyoming 54% 6% 6% 34% < 1% 126

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