Frequency of meditation among adults ages 65 and older by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults ages 65 and older by frequency of meditation

% of adults ages 65 and older who meditate…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 53% 8% 4% 33% 2% 2,131
Evangelical Protestant 63% 5% 2% 25% 4% 2,399
Historically Black Protestant 73% 7% 3% 14% 3% 401
Jewish 23% 9% 5% 62% 2% 320
Mainline Protestant 50% 10% 5% 33% 3% 2,272
Mormon 66% 6% 1% 22% 4% 146
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 31% 7% 6% 55% 2% 1,225

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