Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by importance of religion

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Sample size = 190. 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% 23% 14% 10% < 1% 190
Alaska 24% 34% 18% 24% 1% 211
Arizona 31% 29% 20% 19% < 1% 388
Arkansas 49% 24% 16% 11% < 1% 129
California 26% 31% 20% 22% 1% 2,338
Colorado 30% 32% 19% 19% < 1% 319
Connecticut 29% 29% 23% 19% < 1% 265
Delaware 28% 35% 16% 18% 2% 181
District of Columbia 28% 25% 23% 24% < 1% 197
Florida 33% 33% 16% 17% 1% 1,213
Georgia 38% 31% 15% 15% 1% 455
Hawaii 25% 35% 21% 18% < 1% 192
Idaho 26% 33% 18% 23% < 1% 171
Illinois 32% 34% 19% 15% < 1% 823
Indiana 29% 34% 19% 18% < 1% 344
Iowa 32% 34% 19% 15% < 1% 202
Kansas 26% 38% 24% 11% < 1% 163
Kentucky 40% 34% 13% 13% < 1% 209
Louisiana 47% 33% 7% 12% < 1% 212
Maine 22% 32% 18% 27% 1% 239
Maryland 30% 30% 20% 19% 1% 398
Massachusetts 22% 31% 21% 25% 1% 542
Michigan 29% 36% 18% 17% 1% 589
Minnesota 27% 34% 19% 19% 1% 346
Mississippi 48% 27% 15% 8% 2% 100
Missouri 37% 35% 15% 12% 1% 369
Montana 26% 30% 22% 21% 1% 198
Nebraska 37% 30% 20% 14% < 1% 169
Nevada 25% 33% 15% 25% 2% 198
New Hampshire 19% 29% 30% 20% 1% 219
New Jersey 33% 35% 17% 14% 1% 559
New Mexico 37% 26% 12% 25% 1% 190
New York 29% 32% 17% 21% 1% 1,319
North Carolina 34% 35% 16% 15% < 1% 497
North Dakota 33% 29% 23% 14% 1% 210
Ohio 36% 34% 14% 16% 1% 643
Oklahoma 41% 33% 6% 18% 1% 178
Oregon 23% 30% 19% 26% 2% 272
Pennsylvania 31% 34% 17% 17% 1% 845
Rhode Island 32% 32% 14% 22% < 1% 213
South Carolina 44% 27% 17% 12% < 1% 209
South Dakota 40% 32% 13% 14% 1% 182
Tennessee 44% 31% 12% 13% 1% 257
Texas 40% 33% 12% 15% < 1% 1,244
Utah 18% 21% 32% 25% 4% 122
Vermont 20% 26% 25% 28% 1% 241
Virginia 36% 31% 17% 15% 1% 484
Washington 20% 29% 26% 25% < 1% 446
West Virginia 36% 35% 15% 11% 3% 145
Wisconsin 28% 37% 18% 17% < 1% 387
Wyoming 29% 36% 21% 14% < 1% 183

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