Parent of children under 18 among adults who seldom or never meditate by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never meditate by parental status

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State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 187. 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 30% 70% 187
Alaska 35% 65% 146
Arizona 33% 67% 266
Arkansas 32% 68% 145
California 31% 69% 1,556
Colorado 36% 64% 228
Connecticut 23% 77% 167
Delaware 32% 68% 148
District of Columbia 18% 82% 131
Florida 25% 75% 847
Georgia 33% 67% 383
Hawaii 22% 78% 127
Idaho 38% 62% 128
Illinois 26% 74% 575
Indiana 33% 67% 310
Iowa 36% 64% 178
Kansas 37% 63% 139
Kentucky 28% 72% 193
Louisiana 42% 58% 187
Maine 34% 66% 152
Maryland 25% 75% 269
Massachusetts 27% 73% 354
Michigan 32% 68% 453
Minnesota 31% 69% 264
Mississippi 32% 68% 106
Missouri 32% 68% 300
Montana 23% 77% 153
Nebraska 34% 66% 135
Nevada 26% 74% 133
New Hampshire 25% 75% 140
New Jersey 33% 67% 420
New Mexico 24% 76% 118
New York 26% 74% 871
North Carolina 29% 71% 384
North Dakota 32% 68% 181
Ohio 32% 68% 479
Oklahoma 31% 69% 147
Oregon 32% 68% 180
Pennsylvania 29% 71% 598
Rhode Island 20% 80% 133
South Carolina 36% 64% 188
South Dakota 30% 70% 143
Tennessee 38% 62% 243
Texas 36% 64% 989
Utah 33% 67% 105
Vermont 24% 76% 164
Virginia 32% 68% 357
Washington 29% 71% 321
West Virginia 35% 65% 143
Wisconsin 32% 68% 316
Wyoming 33% 67% 138

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