Frequency of prayer by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition by frequency of prayer

% of adults who pray…

Religious tradition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 264. 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.
Buddhist 43% 16% 10% 29% 1% 264
Catholic 59% 20% 7% 13% 1% 7,202
Evangelical Protestant 79% 14% 3% 4% 1% 8,593
Hindu 51% 15% 12% 22% 1% 199
Historically Black Protestant 80% 12% 3% 4% 1% 1,916
Jehovah's Witness 90% 7% 2% 1% 1% 245
Jewish 29% 16% 8% 45% 1% 847
Mainline Protestant 54% 23% 7% 15% 1% 6,083
Mormon 85% 7% 3% 5% < 1% 664
Muslim 69% 9% 7% 13% 1% 237
Orthodox Christian 57% 19% 8% 15% 2% 186
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 20% 11% 7% 62% 1% 7,556

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