Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray daily by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who pray daily by frequency of reading scripture

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State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 379. 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% 11% 6% 12% 1% 379
Alaska 60% 11% 5% 23% < 1% 149
Arizona 61% 10% 7% 22% < 1% 362
Arkansas 65% 13% 5% 16% < 1% 199
California 52% 12% 8% 27% 1% 1,834
Colorado 54% 10% 8% 28% < 1% 247
Connecticut 44% 13% 7% 36% < 1% 168
Delaware 48% 23% 8% 19% 2% 153
District of Columbia 49% 16% 10% 24% < 1% 148
Florida 55% 13% 8% 22% 1% 1,131
Georgia 67% 11% 7% 15% < 1% 626
Hawaii 49% 11% 11% 29% < 1% 159
Idaho 67% 12% 8% 13% < 1% 172
Illinois 52% 12% 9% 25% 2% 695
Indiana 57% 10% 9% 23% 1% 359
Iowa 53% 13% 10% 22% < 1% 172
Kansas 54% 13% 10% 22% < 1% 173
Kentucky 61% 8% 7% 21% 2% 281
Louisiana 62% 12% 5% 21% 1% 317
Maine 51% 12% 4% 32% < 1% 109
Maryland 59% 14% 6% 21% 1% 331
Massachusetts 33% 13% 10% 44% < 1% 266
Michigan 53% 12% 8% 25% 1% 550
Minnesota 51% 9% 11% 29% < 1% 284
Mississippi 71% 14% 3% 12% < 1% 234
Missouri 60% 13% 8% 19% < 1% 373
Montana 53% 5% 7% 35% < 1% 159
Nebraska 49% 17% 4% 29% 1% 177
Nevada 50% 17% 9% 24% < 1% 153
New Hampshire 45% 8% 6% 40% < 1% 119
New Jersey 48% 11% 7% 33% 1% 458
New Mexico 59% 16% 2% 23% < 1% 162
New York 50% 10% 8% 30% 2% 949
North Carolina 62% 14% 7% 16% 1% 658
North Dakota 41% 19% 10% 29% < 1% 184
Ohio 55% 12% 7% 26% < 1% 680
Oklahoma 65% 14% 6% 15% < 1% 267
Oregon 60% 14% 4% 21% < 1% 180
Pennsylvania 52% 11% 10% 26% 1% 777
Rhode Island 45% 14% 5% 34% 1% 148
South Carolina 69% 11% 6% 14% 1% 340
South Dakota 47% 13% 11% 29% 1% 174
Tennessee 73% 9% 6% 11% 2% 471
Texas 60% 13% 7% 20% 1% 1,619
Utah 79% 6% 5% 10% 1% 197
Virginia 65% 12% 4% 19% 1% 504
Washington 56% 14% 8% 22% < 1% 325
West Virginia 64% 11% 7% 16% 1% 200
Wisconsin 48% 15% 8% 29% 1% 293
Wyoming 57% 15% 7% 21% 1% 173

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