Frequency of prayer among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who pray…

State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 245. 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 86% 9% 1% 3% < 1% 245
Arizona 83% 9% 3% 5% < 1% 172
Arkansas 81% 13% < 1% 6% < 1% 135
California 80% 11% 3% 5% 1% 822
Colorado 87% 8% 1% 3% 1% 106
Florida 81% 11% 3% 4% < 1% 562
Georgia 82% 11% 1% 5% < 1% 379
Illinois 73% 15% 4% 6% 1% 320
Indiana 74% 19% 3% 5% < 1% 234
Kentucky 80% 13% 3% 3% < 1% 183
Louisiana 84% 10% 2% 4% < 1% 186
Maryland 73% 18% 1% 8% < 1% 154
Michigan 79% 12% 2% 6% 1% 278
Minnesota 85% 9% 2% 3% < 1% 126
Mississippi 86% 10% 3% 1% < 1% 169
Missouri 76% 15% 3% 6% < 1% 186
New Jersey 82% 9% 6% 3% < 1% 171
New York 78% 12% 3% 7% 1% 400
North Carolina 87% 8% 3% 1% 2% 352
Ohio 75% 14% 4% 7% < 1% 336
Oklahoma 87% 8% 2% 3% < 1% 152
Pennsylvania 75% 16% 3% 6% < 1% 368
South Carolina 85% 10% 1% 3% 1% 230
Tennessee 85% 11% 2% 2% < 1% 297
Texas 81% 12% 2% 4% 1% 935
Virginia 86% 9% 1% 4% 1% 262
Washington 83% 13% 2% 1% 1% 145
West Virginia 86% 12% 2% 1% < 1% 134
Wisconsin 68% 18% 2% 10% 2% 158

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