Frequency of prayer among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who pray…

State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 147. 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 66% 12% 10% 13% < 1% 147
Arizona 68% 21% 3% 9% < 1% 183
California 66% 18% 6% 10% < 1% 855
Colorado 66% 20% 7% 7% < 1% 127
Florida 62% 22% 7% 9% < 1% 524
Georgia 73% 20% 5% 2% < 1% 266
Idaho 64% 22% 6% 9% < 1% 106
Illinois 60% 23% 8% 9% < 1% 400
Indiana 55% 28% 4% 12% 1% 186
Iowa 56% 30% 4% 10% < 1% 119
Kansas 61% 30% 6% 3% < 1% 105
Kentucky 66% 17% 3% 15% < 1% 104
Louisiana 68% 20% 3% 9% < 1% 129
Maryland 60% 24% 6% 9% 1% 177
Massachusetts 55% 22% 10% 12% 1% 154
Michigan 57% 25% 8% 11% < 1% 283
Minnesota 49% 34% 9% 9% < 1% 161
Missouri 73% 16% 1% 9% < 1% 181
Nebraska 58% 25% 9% 8% < 1% 106
New Jersey 63% 23% 6% 8% 1% 266
New York 61% 19% 6% 13% < 1% 507
North Carolina 69% 22% 3% 5% 1% 262
North Dakota 64% 19% 9% 8% < 1% 122
Ohio 63% 22% 6% 8% < 1% 366
Oklahoma 65% 28% 3% 4% 1% 100
Oregon 65% 12% 5% 18% 1% 108
Pennsylvania 64% 18% 6% 12% < 1% 401
South Carolina 67% 23% 4% 5% 1% 127
South Dakota 61% 23% 9% 8% 1% 114
Tennessee 73% 19% 4% 4% 1% 160
Texas 66% 18% 5% 10% < 1% 704
Utah 82% 13% 1% 4% 1% 126
Virginia 69% 21% 4% 5% < 1% 231
Washington 60% 16% 12% 12% < 1% 186
Wisconsin 54% 27% 11% 8% < 1% 180

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