Frequency of meditation among whites by state (2014) Switch to: State among whites by frequency of meditation

% of whites 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 = 346. 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 41% 7% 4% 47% 1% 346
Alaska 34% 9% 6% 49% 2% 226
Arizona 42% 8% 3% 44% 2% 463
Arkansas 35% 5% 2% 55% 2% 229
California 37% 9% 5% 47% 1% 2,098
Colorado 38% 9% 4% 48% 1% 383
Connecticut 36% 15% 3% 45% 1% 286
Delaware 32% 7% 4% 54% 3% 217
District of Columbia 25% 5% 7% 62% < 1% 124
Florida 36% 9% 3% 51% 1% 1,311
Georgia 40% 8% 4% 45% 3% 576
Hawaii 38% 9% 8% 44% 1% 141
Idaho 40% 8% 7% 44% 1% 280
Illinois 37% 7% 4% 51% 1% 975
Indiana 34% 8% 3% 54% 1% 532
Iowa 35% 5% 3% 55% 1% 304
Kansas 35% 8% 5% 51% 1% 255
Kentucky 37% 8% 4% 51% 1% 362
Louisiana 38% 7% 6% 49% 1% 289
Maine 33% 10% 4% 52% 1% 281
Maryland 30% 9% 5% 55% 1% 379
Massachusetts 28% 8% 6% 58% 1% 559
Michigan 33% 7% 4% 54% 1% 755
Minnesota 34% 8% 5% 52% 1% 483
Mississippi 41% 10% 2% 42% 5% 187
Missouri 35% 7% 4% 53% 1% 516
Montana 30% 9% 5% 54% 3% 278
Nebraska 37% 9% 5% 47% 2% 253
Nevada 42% 8% 5% 41% 3% 200
New Hampshire 28% 12% 5% 54% 1% 275
New Jersey 30% 8% 4% 57% 1% 605
New Mexico 40% 13% 2% 43% 2% 168
New York 32% 9% 4% 53% 2% 1,319
North Carolina 41% 7% 4% 47% 2% 712
North Dakota 31% 5% 3% 60% 1% 307
Ohio 38% 8% 3% 50% 2% 913
Oklahoma 47% 5% 3% 43% 2% 277
Oregon 38% 9% 6% 45% 2% 338
Pennsylvania 36% 8% 4% 51% 1% 1,124
Rhode Island 40% 8% 4% 48% 1% 258
South Carolina 38% 5% 3% 49% 4% 341
South Dakota 34% 11% 5% 49% 1% 268
Tennessee 45% 6% 2% 44% 2% 526
Texas 41% 7% 4% 46% 2% 1,379
Utah 48% 15% 2% 33% 2% 274
Vermont 28% 9% 5% 57% 1% 293
Virginia 33% 12% 7% 46% 2% 632
Washington 39% 8% 4% 48% 1% 542
West Virginia 35% 8% 5% 51% 2% 272
Wisconsin 26% 7% 8% 57% 2% 512
Wyoming 40% 7% 3% 50% 1% 277

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