Frequency of prayer among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by frequency of prayer

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who pray…

State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 314. 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 70% 12% 6% 11% 1% 314
Alaska 56% 17% 2% 25% < 1% 183
Arizona 57% 18% 4% 20% < 1% 410
Arkansas 65% 17% 2% 13% 3% 172
California 50% 13% 7% 29% 1% 1,784
Colorado 57% 15% 7% 22% < 1% 278
Connecticut 52% 17% 9% 22% < 1% 196
Delaware 45% 20% 7% 27% 1% 146
Florida 58% 13% 6% 22% 1% 1,035
Georgia 65% 13% 4% 17% 1% 528
Hawaii 55% 14% 1% 29% 1% 160
Idaho 52% 16% 3% 27% 1% 209
Illinois 50% 20% 7% 22% 1% 721
Indiana 51% 21% 4% 22% 2% 383
Iowa 58% 18% 7% 16% 1% 201
Kansas 56% 23% 7% 14% < 1% 204
Kentucky 66% 14% 5% 15% 1% 245
Louisiana 71% 14% 1% 14% < 1% 262
Maine 39% 18% 5% 37% 1% 180
Maryland 51% 23% 4% 22% 1% 298
Massachusetts 37% 16% 5% 40% 1% 325
Michigan 54% 18% 6% 22% < 1% 545
Minnesota 52% 18% 5% 25% 1% 331
Mississippi 71% 13% 3% 12% 1% 178
Missouri 63% 15% 4% 18% < 1% 402
Montana 50% 23% 5% 21% < 1% 215
Nebraska 59% 23% 7% 12% < 1% 202
Nevada 52% 13% 5% 30% < 1% 194
New Hampshire 39% 21% 7% 32% 1% 180
New Jersey 52% 17% 6% 25% < 1% 437
New Mexico 62% 12% 4% 20% 2% 153
New York 44% 16% 7% 31% 1% 882
North Carolina 68% 15% 3% 13% 1% 559
North Dakota 51% 17% 12% 20% < 1% 233
Ohio 60% 15% 7% 17% 1% 682
Oklahoma 65% 21% 3% 10% 1% 240
Oregon 51% 13% 7% 29% < 1% 228
Pennsylvania 58% 15% 5% 21% < 1% 793
Rhode Island 55% 16% 4% 24% < 1% 155
South Carolina 64% 15% 5% 15% 2% 271
South Dakota 61% 18% 9% 12% < 1% 212
Tennessee 72% 14% 4% 9% 1% 407
Texas 63% 13% 5% 17% 1% 1,330
Utah 66% 10% 5% 19% < 1% 222
Vermont 38% 17% 10% 34% 1% 143
Virginia 61% 16% 5% 17% 1% 516
Washington 51% 11% 8% 28% 1% 386
West Virginia 68% 11% 5% 15% < 1% 188
Wisconsin 51% 21% 7% 21% < 1% 369
Wyoming 58% 17% 6% 18% 1% 230

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