Age distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who meditate at least once a week by age group

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are ages…

Religious tradition 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Buddhist 37% 27% 24% 12% 182
Catholic 11% 32% 30% 27% 2,961
Evangelical Protestant 13% 30% 31% 26% 4,304
Historically Black Protestant 13% 35% 33% 20% 1,102
Jehovah's Witness 15% 32% 28% 25% 190
Jewish 24% 28% 28% 21% 220
Mainline Protestant 9% 23% 31% 37% 2,357
Mormon 19% 41% 23% 18% 403
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 27% 40% 23% 11% 1,996

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