Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who meditate at least once a week by race/ethnicity

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State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 259. 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 62% 31% < 1% 4% 3% 259
Alaska 64% 6% 6% 4% 19% 107
Arizona 63% 3% 1% 29% 4% 290
Arkansas 72% 19% < 1% 6% 3% 129
California 40% 7% 9% 41% 4% 1,526
Colorado 70% 4% 1% 19% 6% 197
Connecticut 68% 4% 1% 21% 6% 138
Delaware 62% 23% < 1% 10% 4% 109
District of Columbia 24% 67% < 1% 6% 3% 128
Florida 51% 18% 1% 27% 4% 885
Georgia 52% 32% < 1% 10% 5% 442
Hawaii 26% 5% 32% 12% 25% 138
Idaho 87% 3% < 1% 9% 2% 140
Illinois 60% 18% 2% 16% 4% 559
Indiana 80% 7% 1% 9% 3% 259
Iowa 95% < 1% 1% 3% 1% 114
Kansas 77% 4% 3% 13% 2% 120
Kentucky 83% 13% < 1% 1% 3% 183
Louisiana 54% 40% < 1% 4% 2% 216
Maine 94% 3% < 1% 1% 2% 104
Maryland 45% 33% 1% 13% 8% 267
Massachusetts 70% 10% 2% 12% 7% 225
Michigan 70% 23% 1% 4% 2% 394
Minnesota 87% 7% 2% 5% < 1% 216
Mississippi 50% 42% < 1% 4% 3% 157
Missouri 78% 12% 1% 4% 5% 245
Montana 86% 1% < 1% 3% 10% 106
Nebraska 83% 5% 2% 9% 2% 128
Nevada 58% 10% 1% 22% 9% 128
New Hampshire 84% 2% 1% 7% 7% 105
New Jersey 49% 20% 6% 21% 4% 327
New Mexico 40% 1% 3% 46% 10% 142
New York 49% 18% 6% 22% 4% 758
North Carolina 62% 25% 2% 7% 5% 494
North Dakota 91% 1% 1% 2% 5% 111
Ohio 80% 14% 1% 2% 3% 475
Oklahoma 69% 8% 1% 10% 12% 203
Oregon 80% 2% 1% 9% 9% 164
Pennsylvania 78% 13% 1% 4% 4% 558
Rhode Island 73% 4% < 1% 13% 9% 132
South Carolina 56% 34% < 1% 6% 4% 249
South Dakota 83% < 1% 2% 2% 14% 118
Tennessee 78% 15% 1% 4% 3% 327
Texas 44% 13% 2% 37% 4% 1,183
Utah 85% 2% 1% 7% 6% 145
Virginia 54% 27% 6% 11% 2% 359
Washington 73% 4% 5% 10% 8% 294
West Virginia 91% 4% < 1% < 1% 4% 119
Wisconsin 79% 11% < 1% 6% 4% 188
Wyoming 82% 1% < 1% 11% 5% 139

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