Frequency of meditation among adults ages 65 and older by frequency of prayer (2014) Switch to: Frequency of prayer among adults ages 65 and older by frequency of meditation

% of adults ages 65 and older who meditate…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,801. 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.
At least daily 68% 6% 3% 21% 3% 5,801
Weekly 38% 15% 6% 38% 2% 1,218
Monthly 24% 16% 10% 48% 2% 374
Seldom/never 17% 7% 6% 69% 1% 1,769
Don't know 38% 9% 1% 25% 27% 165

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