Frequency of prayer by state (2014) Switch to: State by frequency of prayer

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State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 511. 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 73% 11% 5% 11% 1% 511
Alaska 49% 14% 7% 30% 1% 310
Arizona 55% 18% 3% 23% < 1% 653
Arkansas 65% 17% 3% 14% 2% 311
California 51% 14% 7% 28% 1% 3,697
Colorado 50% 14% 6% 28% 2% 504
Connecticut 47% 16% 10% 26% 1% 377
Delaware 49% 17% 6% 26% 3% 301
District of Columbia 51% 17% 6% 25% 1% 303
Florida 56% 15% 6% 22% 1% 2,020
Georgia 64% 14% 4% 16% 1% 968
Hawaii 52% 14% 3% 29% 1% 312
Idaho 50% 14% 5% 30% 1% 320
Illinois 51% 18% 7% 23% 1% 1,326
Indiana 52% 21% 4% 22% 1% 654
Iowa 50% 21% 6% 23% 1% 330
Kansas 53% 21% 6% 19% < 1% 307
Kentucky 63% 13% 4% 20% < 1% 439
Louisiana 68% 15% 2% 15% < 1% 465
Maine 35% 18% 5% 40% 1% 303
Maryland 51% 20% 4% 25% 1% 644
Massachusetts 37% 14% 8% 40% 1% 704
Michigan 53% 17% 6% 23% 1% 982
Minnesota 47% 18% 6% 29% < 1% 563
Mississippi 75% 11% 5% 8% 1% 309
Missouri 59% 16% 5% 19% 1% 642
Montana 51% 21% 5% 22% 1% 312
Nebraska 52% 21% 8% 18% 1% 312
Nevada 48% 17% 5% 29% < 1% 314
New Hampshire 36% 18% 8% 36% 2% 303
New Jersey 53% 17% 6% 22% 1% 886
New Mexico 55% 15% 4% 25% 1% 312
New York 48% 15% 7% 29% 1% 1,966
North Carolina 66% 14% 4% 15% 1% 1,022
North Dakota 51% 16% 10% 22% < 1% 338
Ohio 57% 17% 7% 19% 1% 1,132
Oklahoma 65% 17% 3% 14% < 1% 391
Oregon 45% 14% 7% 33% < 1% 419
Pennsylvania 54% 16% 6% 23% < 1% 1,366
Rhode Island 48% 17% 9% 26% < 1% 305
South Carolina 66% 15% 4% 14% 2% 495
South Dakota 56% 16% 10% 18% < 1% 305
Tennessee 70% 16% 3% 10% 1% 661
Texas 63% 15% 5% 17% 1% 2,535
Utah 61% 11% 4% 23% 1% 315
Vermont 33% 14% 9% 44% 1% 306
Virginia 60% 15% 5% 19% 1% 882
Washington 46% 13% 8% 32% 1% 714
West Virginia 68% 13% 4% 15% < 1% 309
Wisconsin 46% 20% 7% 25% 2% 600
Wyoming 53% 19% 7% 20% 1% 316

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