Frequency of prayer among adults who say religion is very important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is very important by frequency of prayer

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State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 397. 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 87% 9% 2% 2% < 1% 397
Alaska 86% 7% 2% 4% < 1% 124
Arizona 85% 10% 2% 3% < 1% 335
Arkansas 81% 14% 1% 2% 2% 217
California 81% 12% 3% 3% 1% 1,666
Colorado 82% 11% 2% 2% 3% 230
Connecticut 77% 18% 1% 2% 2% 156
Delaware 80% 11% 3% 3% 3% 147
District of Columbia 80% 13% 3% 1% 2% 140
Florida 82% 10% 3% 4% 1% 1,058
Georgia 85% 10% 1% 3% 1% 626
Hawaii 83% 9% 3% 3% 1% 134
Idaho 79% 12% 3% 4% 2% 168
Illinois 79% 14% 4% 3% 1% 696
Indiana 79% 17% < 1% 3% 1% 381
Iowa 79% 18% 1% 2% < 1% 184
Kansas 83% 13% 2% 1% 1% 165
Kentucky 80% 14% 1% 5% < 1% 289
Louisiana 80% 13% 2% 5% < 1% 328
Maine 73% 18% 2% 3% 3% 108
Maryland 77% 16% 2% 4% 1% 327
Massachusetts 72% 14% 4% 8% 1% 251
Michigan 81% 13% 3% 3% 1% 513
Minnesota 81% 14% 1% 4% 1% 281
Mississippi 84% 10% 3% 2% 2% 233
Missouri 85% 10% 1% 3% 1% 356
Montana 84% 13% 2% 1% < 1% 139
Nebraska 80% 16% 1% 2% 1% 179
Nevada 79% 16% 1% 3% < 1% 133
New Hampshire 73% 16% 4% 6% 1% 107
New Jersey 79% 14% 4% 2% 1% 434
New Mexico 76% 15% 2% 5% 2% 169
New York 78% 14% 3% 4% 1% 882
North Carolina 88% 8% 2% 1% 1% 639
North Dakota 78% 15% 4% 2% < 1% 197
Ohio 80% 14% 2% 4% 1% 673
Oklahoma 82% 15% 1% 2% 1% 251
Oregon 79% 16% 3% 2% < 1% 174
Pennsylvania 83% 13% 2% 1% < 1% 739
Rhode Island 85% 10% 1% 4% < 1% 149
South Carolina 82% 14% 2% 1% 1% 346
South Dakota 81% 13% 4% 2% < 1% 175
Tennessee 86% 12% 1% 1% < 1% 475
Texas 83% 12% 2% 3% 1% 1,611
Utah 87% 8% 2% 2% 1% 191
Virginia 85% 10% 1% 2% 1% 503
Washington 79% 14% 3% 3% 1% 312
West Virginia 88% 9% 3% 1% < 1% 197
Wisconsin 76% 18% 3% 2% 2% 279
Wyoming 79% 13% 3% 4% 2% 166

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