Frequency of prayer among adults who seldom or never meditate by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never meditate by frequency of prayer

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who pray…

State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 187. 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 58% 15% 8% 19% < 1% 187
Alaska 35% 14% 9% 42% < 1% 147
Arizona 33% 22% 4% 40% < 1% 267
Arkansas 56% 21% 4% 18% 2% 145
California 35% 14% 8% 43% < 1% 1,565
Colorado 36% 12% 9% 42% 1% 229
Connecticut 30% 15% 14% 42% < 1% 167
Delaware 31% 25% 4% 36% 3% 148
District of Columbia 33% 19% 7% 40% < 1% 132
Florida 40% 16% 8% 34% 1% 851
Georgia 55% 17% 4% 24% < 1% 384
Hawaii 40% 14% 5% 39% 1% 127
Idaho 28% 16% 7% 46% 2% 129
Illinois 35% 21% 9% 35% 1% 575
Indiana 37% 25% 5% 32% 1% 310
Iowa 33% 26% 10% 32% < 1% 178
Kansas 40% 25% 9% 27% < 1% 139
Kentucky 53% 14% 2% 30% 1% 193
Louisiana 53% 21% 1% 24% < 1% 188
Maine 24% 16% 3% 56% 1% 152
Maryland 38% 17% 6% 39% < 1% 272
Massachusetts 21% 14% 7% 57% 1% 355
Michigan 39% 20% 6% 35% < 1% 454
Minnesota 38% 19% 8% 35% < 1% 264
Mississippi 69% 10% 8% 13% 1% 107
Missouri 46% 21% 6% 26% < 1% 302
Montana 44% 23% 6% 26% 1% 154
Nebraska 40% 20% 12% 27% < 1% 136
Nevada 35% 12% 9% 43% < 1% 134
New Hampshire 25% 19% 8% 47% 2% 140
New Jersey 38% 19% 9% 33% 1% 421
New Mexico 41% 16% 5% 36% 2% 118
New York 32% 17% 8% 43% 1% 873
North Carolina 51% 18% 6% 24% 1% 386
North Dakota 37% 17% 16% 30% < 1% 181
Ohio 42% 19% 9% 30% < 1% 481
Oklahoma 49% 26% 4% 21% < 1% 147
Oregon 32% 13% 7% 48% < 1% 180
Pennsylvania 40% 19% 7% 34% < 1% 602
Rhode Island 27% 18% 13% 42% < 1% 133
South Carolina 46% 23% 7% 23% 2% 188
South Dakota 44% 18% 11% 26% < 1% 143
Tennessee 57% 22% 4% 16% 1% 243
Texas 49% 16% 7% 27% 1% 993
Utah 43% 14% 1% 41% 1% 106
Vermont 21% 13% 9% 57% < 1% 164
Virginia 44% 18% 7% 31% 1% 358
Washington 30% 12% 10% 48% < 1% 322
West Virginia 54% 17% 4% 24% < 1% 143
Wisconsin 34% 19% 8% 36% 2% 319
Wyoming 41% 19% 8% 32% < 1% 140

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