Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who strongly favor or favor 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
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Alabama 21% 12% 12% 54% 1% 162
Alaska 11% 2% 7% 80% < 1% 176
Arizona 13% 10% 8% 68% < 1% 359
Arkansas 18% 14% 10% 57% < 1% 107
California 12% 7% 7% 74% < 1% 2,340
Colorado 7% 7% 9% 77% < 1% 311
Connecticut 10% 5% 8% 77% 1% 273
Delaware 8% 5% 8% 76% 2% 184
District of Columbia 13% 7% 5% 75% < 1% 216
Florida 12% 5% 8% 74% 1% 1,076
Georgia 15% 11% 8% 66% < 1% 423
Hawaii 10% 8% 14% 68% 1% 185
Idaho 7% 4% 9% 77% 4% 155
Illinois 10% 6% 7% 77% < 1% 753
Indiana 10% 8% 10% 71% < 1% 300
Iowa 14% 4% 10% 71% < 1% 155
Kansas 16% 5% 10% 69% < 1% 142
Kentucky 7% 7% 9% 76% < 1% 156
Louisiana 21% 13% 6% 60% < 1% 192
Maine 5% 2% 4% 90% < 1% 204
Maryland 13% 6% 9% 71% < 1% 394
Massachusetts 7% 7% 5% 81% < 1% 514
Michigan 7% 10% 6% 77% < 1% 506
Minnesota 11% 5% 7% 78% < 1% 335
Missouri 10% 8% 7% 75% < 1% 321
Montana 7% 3% 9% 81% < 1% 163
Nebraska 10% 8% 10% 72% < 1% 155
Nevada 13% 8% 6% 73% < 1% 170
New Hampshire 6% 5% 4% 85% < 1% 202
New Jersey 9% 10% 7% 74% < 1% 527
New Mexico 12% 9% 5% 73% < 1% 159
New York 9% 6% 6% 78% < 1% 1,239
North Carolina 15% 10% 9% 66% < 1% 461
North Dakota 10% 9% 9% 72% < 1% 154
Ohio 12% 7% 9% 73% < 1% 552
Oklahoma 17% 13% 11% 59% < 1% 151
Oregon 6% 4% 9% 81% < 1% 252
Pennsylvania 11% 6% 7% 77% < 1% 719
Rhode Island 8% 2% 9% 80% < 1% 192
South Carolina 21% 9% 8% 62% 1% 198
South Dakota 10% 5% 11% 74% 1% 147
Tennessee 17% 8% 8% 67% < 1% 221
Texas 16% 11% 8% 65% < 1% 1,132
Utah 23% 10% 6% 60% 1% 147
Vermont 5% 5% 5% 85% < 1% 230
Virginia 15% 8% 5% 72% < 1% 443
Washington 9% 6% 5% 79% 1% 454
West Virginia 19% 11% 10% 60% < 1% 121
Wisconsin 7% 9% 9% 75% 1% 337
Wyoming 13% 5% 7% 76% < 1% 151

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