Frequency of meditation among non-parents by state (2014) Switch to: State among non-parents by frequency of meditation

% of non-parents 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 = 382. 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 48% 7% 3% 41% 1% 382
Alaska 39% 8% 7% 45% 1% 232
Arizona 45% 8% 4% 41% 3% 509
Arkansas 39% 4% 3% 51% 2% 218
California 40% 10% 5% 43% 2% 2,813
Colorado 44% 9% 4% 41% 2% 352
Connecticut 36% 15% 5% 42% 2% 290
Delaware 33% 7% 6% 52% 3% 218
District of Columbia 39% 7% 3% 50% 1% 233
Florida 42% 8% 3% 45% 2% 1,578
Georgia 44% 11% 4% 39% 3% 716
Hawaii 35% 10% 7% 46% 2% 245
Idaho 44% 10% 6% 39% 1% 234
Illinois 42% 7% 5% 46% 1% 1,024
Indiana 37% 9% 4% 50% 1% 500
Iowa 35% 7% 4% 52% 2% 250
Kansas 36% 9% 7% 47% 1% 217
Kentucky 40% 8% 5% 46% 1% 332
Louisiana 48% 7% 6% 38% 1% 335
Maine 37% 12% 5% 45% 1% 239
Maryland 38% 9% 4% 47% 3% 485
Massachusetts 33% 9% 6% 52% 1% 538
Michigan 39% 7% 4% 48% 2% 758
Minnesota 37% 8% 3% 51% 1% 423
Mississippi 51% 9% 2% 34% 4% 226
Missouri 39% 7% 4% 49% 1% 470
Montana 32% 8% 5% 52% 3% 239
Nebraska 39% 9% 4% 45% 2% 226
Nevada 41% 9% 4% 42% 3% 249
New Hampshire 30% 14% 6% 49% 2% 246
New Jersey 37% 10% 5% 47% 1% 657
New Mexico 41% 15% 2% 41% 2% 250
New York 39% 9% 5% 44% 2% 1,558
North Carolina 45% 7% 4% 41% 2% 790
North Dakota 35% 6% 4% 54% < 1% 263
Ohio 40% 8% 4% 46% 3% 855
Oklahoma 50% 6% 2% 40% 2% 311
Oregon 40% 9% 5% 43% 3% 323
Pennsylvania 39% 8% 5% 47% 1% 1,070
Rhode Island 41% 10% 5% 44% 1% 251
South Carolina 51% 6% 3% 37% 2% 377
South Dakota 37% 11% 4% 46% 1% 234
Tennessee 46% 8% 3% 40% 2% 504
Texas 47% 7% 4% 40% 2% 1,767
Utah 44% 18% 3% 34% 2% 215
Vermont 28% 8% 6% 57% 2% 237
Virginia 43% 11% 5% 39% 2% 650
Washington 42% 8% 4% 46% 1% 555
West Virginia 40% 8% 5% 43% 3% 242
Wisconsin 30% 7% 7% 53% 2% 452
Wyoming 43% 8% 3% 46% 1% 229

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