Frequency of prayer among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by frequency of prayer

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who pray…

State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 180. 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 53% 17% 10% 20% < 1% 180
Alaska 36% 19% 7% 38% < 1% 146
Arizona 50% 18% 3% 29% < 1% 286
Arkansas 48% 20% 5% 25% 2% 114
California 41% 16% 9% 33% 1% 1,596
Colorado 42% 14% 7% 35% 1% 209
Connecticut 39% 15% 13% 31% 2% 197
Delaware 37% 22% 6% 33% 2% 141
District of Columbia 46% 20% 7% 26% 1% 118
Florida 46% 16% 8% 29% 1% 933
Georgia 49% 18% 6% 26% 1% 360
Hawaii 42% 16% 4% 36% 2% 158
Idaho 31% 15% 8% 46% < 1% 150
Illinois 42% 20% 9% 28% 1% 596
Indiana 36% 28% 6% 30% 1% 282
Iowa 39% 23% 8% 29% < 1% 148
Kansas 39% 31% 7% 22% 1% 139
Kentucky 52% 13% 9% 25% 1% 175
Louisiana 64% 15% 2% 19% < 1% 172
Maine 26% 19% 6% 47% 1% 167
Maryland 41% 19% 6% 34% < 1% 282
Massachusetts 35% 14% 8% 42% 1% 366
Michigan 42% 21% 6% 31% 1% 447
Minnesota 36% 24% 8% 31% < 1% 261
Missouri 46% 24% 5% 25% < 1% 267
Montana 33% 30% 5% 29% 2% 138
Nebraska 36% 25% 13% 24% 2% 134
Nevada 37% 20% 5% 38% < 1% 162
New Hampshire 32% 16% 12% 36% 3% 168
New Jersey 45% 17% 9% 27% 1% 421
New Mexico 41% 18% 7% 33% < 1% 115
New York 41% 15% 10% 34% 1% 935
North Carolina 53% 19% 5% 21% 2% 391
North Dakota 40% 18% 15% 26% 1% 160
Ohio 47% 19% 8% 26% < 1% 527
Oklahoma 57% 22% 5% 15% < 1% 163
Oregon 27% 20% 12% 40% < 1% 185
Pennsylvania 39% 21% 9% 31% < 1% 590
Rhode Island 38% 19% 10% 32% < 1% 156
South Carolina 49% 18% 8% 22% 3% 177
South Dakota 48% 21% 11% 20% < 1% 140
Tennessee 55% 23% 5% 16% 1% 231
Texas 51% 18% 7% 23% 1% 953
Utah 38% 13% 4% 44% 1% 119
Vermont 22% 17% 12% 50% < 1% 162
Virginia 47% 20% 6% 25% 2% 350
Washington 31% 16% 10% 43% 1% 308
West Virginia 50% 18% 7% 24% 1% 125
Wisconsin 34% 22% 11% 32% 2% 267
Wyoming 45% 16% 12% 26% < 1% 125

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