Frequency of meditation among adults with an education level of high school or less by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with an education level of high school or less by frequency of meditation

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who meditate…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 169. 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 46% 7% 3% 43% < 1% 169
Arizona 36% 6% 7% 50% 2% 179
Arkansas 43% 6% 4% 47% 1% 136
California 43% 10% 4% 41% 2% 1,015
Colorado 43% 9% 3% 42% 3% 115
Florida 40% 7% 3% 47% 2% 619
Georgia 44% 10% 3% 40% 3% 321
Illinois 41% 7% 7% 43% 2% 381
Indiana 35% 5% 3% 55% 2% 262
Iowa 34% 6% 1% 56% 3% 107
Kentucky 36% 8% 4% 49% 2% 195
Louisiana 46% 4% 2% 46% 1% 179
Maine 33% 12% 5% 50% < 1% 101
Maryland 35% 5% 1% 57% 2% 149
Massachusetts 33% 8% 6% 53% < 1% 175
Michigan 33% 5% 2% 57% 3% 291
Minnesota 32% 6% 2% 59% 1% 135
Mississippi 52% 10% 1% 31% 6% 109
Missouri 36% 8% 1% 53% 2% 211
New Jersey 37% 10% 3% 48% 2% 244
New Mexico 43% 8% 2% 46% 1% 104
New York 43% 8% 4% 43% 3% 553
North Carolina 40% 9% 2% 47% 2% 294
Ohio 35% 8% 3% 51% 3% 388
Oklahoma 44% 6% 1% 49% < 1% 156
Oregon 44% 6% 7% 39% 3% 101
Pennsylvania 39% 8% 5% 46% 1% 479
South Carolina 49% 6% 3% 40% 2% 180
Tennessee 42% 6% 2% 47% 2% 221
Texas 47% 8% 4% 38% 3% 849
Virginia 43% 7% 7% 39% 3% 201
Washington 41% 7% 2% 49% 2% 174
West Virginia 35% 7% 5% 51% 3% 135
Wisconsin 26% 7% 7% 59% 1% 196

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