Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by importance of religion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who say religion is…

State Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 224. 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 96% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 224
Arizona 90% 6% 2% < 1% 2% 165
Arkansas 95% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 115
California 90% 8% 1% 1% 1% 765
Florida 89% 8% 1% 2% < 1% 482
Georgia 95% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 312
Illinois 89% 7% 1% 2% 1% 276
Indiana 87% 11% 2% 1% < 1% 183
Kentucky 95% 3% < 1% 2% 1% 143
Louisiana 95% 4% 1% < 1% < 1% 155
Maryland 91% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% 146
Michigan 90% 8% < 1% < 1% 2% 216
Minnesota 86% 11% < 1% 1% 1% 105
Mississippi 94% 2% 2% 2% < 1% 139
Missouri 88% 9% 1% 2% < 1% 155
New Jersey 89% 10% < 1% < 1% < 1% 166
New York 89% 9% < 1% 2% 1% 345
North Carolina 95% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 327
Ohio 92% 5% 1% 1% < 1% 309
Oklahoma 87% 10% 3% < 1% < 1% 140
Pennsylvania 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 300
South Carolina 93% 4% 1% 1% 1% 178
Tennessee 94% 4% < 1% 2% < 1% 271
Texas 92% 6% < 1% 1% 1% 782
Utah 93% 6% < 1% < 1% 1% 152
Virginia 92% 6% < 1% 1% 1% 247
Washington 90% 8% < 1% 1% 1% 157
West Virginia 94% 4% < 1% < 1% 1% 102

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