Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage 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 = 303. 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% 8% 11% 28% 1% 303
Alaska 33% 6% 6% 55% < 1% 112
Arizona 43% 8% 6% 43% < 1% 244
Arkansas 40% 16% 8% 35% 1% 173
California 39% 13% 10% 37% < 1% 1,121
Colorado 42% 9% 10% 39% < 1% 163
Florida 42% 10% 9% 39% 1% 778
Georgia 46% 13% 10% 30% 1% 474
Idaho 60% 6% 6% 27% < 1% 135
Illinois 33% 14% 10% 43% < 1% 461
Indiana 43% 12% 7% 38% < 1% 292
Iowa 32% 8% 14% 45% 1% 149
Kansas 39% 11% 9% 41% < 1% 143
Kentucky 44% 8% 15% 32% 1% 239
Louisiana 44% 13% 10% 32% 1% 234
Maryland 41% 10% 7% 41% 1% 203
Massachusetts 19% 10% 7% 64% < 1% 134
Michigan 39% 13% 7% 41% < 1% 399
Minnesota 31% 14% 9% 45% 1% 200
Mississippi 53% 12% 10% 25% < 1% 193
Missouri 37% 10% 9% 43% < 1% 276
Montana 35% 10% 13% 41% < 1% 123
Nebraska 33% 15% 13% 37% 2% 140
Nevada 32% 16% 9% 42% 1% 115
New Jersey 37% 8% 12% 42% 2% 290
New Mexico 39% 20% 7% 34% < 1% 125
New York 34% 10% 6% 48% 1% 574
North Carolina 46% 12% 10% 32% < 1% 465
North Dakota 27% 7% 11% 55% < 1% 166
Ohio 42% 9% 7% 40% 1% 492
Oklahoma 53% 11% 8% 29% < 1% 208
Oregon 45% 11% 6% 38% < 1% 145
Pennsylvania 38% 9% 11% 42% < 1% 515
South Carolina 47% 12% 10% 30% 1% 265
South Dakota 28% 10% 9% 53% 1% 137
Tennessee 53% 14% 9% 23% 2% 392
Texas 45% 12% 8% 34% 1% 1,202
Utah 72% 3% 5% 20% 1% 155
Virginia 46% 15% 7% 30% 2% 371
Washington 47% 11% 9% 31% 1% 211
West Virginia 49% 14% 7% 29% 1% 155
Wisconsin 29% 8% 11% 51% 1% 233
Wyoming 47% 8% 10% 35% 1% 142

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