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

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State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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 38% 13% 12% 36% 1% 109
Alaska 21% 17% 11% 52% < 1% 166
Arizona 27% 21% 5% 47% 1% 299
California 27% 14% 9% 49% < 1% 1,943
Colorado 26% 16% 9% 47% 2% 271
Connecticut 28% 19% 14% 39% 1% 232
Delaware 18% 23% 9% 47% 2% 150
District of Columbia 25% 20% 10% 45% < 1% 158
Florida 29% 17% 8% 45% 1% 912
Georgia 30% 17% 7% 45% 1% 300
Hawaii 30% 16% 3% 51% 1% 165
Idaho 16% 18% 7% 59% < 1% 130
Illinois 26% 21% 10% 41% 1% 638
Indiana 27% 23% 7% 44% < 1% 284
Iowa 22% 25% 10% 42% 1% 161
Kansas 26% 25% 13% 37% < 1% 133
Kentucky 33% 17% 8% 42% < 1% 162
Louisiana 43% 15% 6% 37% < 1% 152
Maine 17% 21% 6% 55% 1% 196
Maryland 23% 21% 5% 50% < 1% 303
Massachusetts 25% 14% 8% 53% < 1% 476
Michigan 28% 18% 9% 45% < 1% 457
Minnesota 25% 20% 7% 47% < 1% 276
Missouri 28% 21% 10% 42% < 1% 258
Montana 33% 22% 7% 36% 1% 156
Nebraska 29% 24% 13% 33% 1% 152
Nevada 23% 13% 8% 55% < 1% 162
New Hampshire 22% 17% 11% 47% 2% 193
New Jersey 33% 19% 8% 39% 1% 498
New Mexico 30% 13% 7% 51% < 1% 140
New York 26% 16% 10% 48% < 1% 1,103
North Carolina 33% 17% 9% 41% 1% 347
North Dakota 29% 17% 15% 39% < 1% 171
Ohio 32% 19% 10% 39% < 1% 503
Oklahoma 31% 28% 7% 34% 1% 126
Oregon 19% 12% 12% 57% < 1% 226
Pennsylvania 28% 19% 8% 44% < 1% 672
Rhode Island 28% 18% 13% 40% < 1% 189
South Carolina 29% 21% 7% 40% 3% 151
South Dakota 32% 22% 15% 31% < 1% 139
Tennessee 29% 32% 8% 31% < 1% 162
Texas 35% 17% 8% 39% 1% 900
Utah 18% 14% 6% 62% < 1% 104
Vermont 18% 12% 12% 59% < 1% 215
Virginia 28% 17% 11% 43% 1% 359
Washington 19% 12% 13% 55% < 1% 375
West Virginia 32% 18% 10% 40% 1% 111
Wisconsin 24% 23% 10% 42% 2% 324
Wyoming 24% 25% 10% 40% 1% 133

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