Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among 50-64 year olds by state (2014) Switch to: State among 50-64 year olds by attendance at prayer groups

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State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 174. 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 43% 9% 8% 40% < 1% 174
Arizona 27% 11% 5% 57% 1% 192
California 24% 9% 9% 57% 1% 1,020
Colorado 20% 3% 7% 70% < 1% 138
Connecticut 16% 5% 10% 69% < 1% 106
Florida 27% 5% 8% 59% 1% 562
Georgia 30% 11% 11% 47% 1% 274
Hawaii 29% 3% 13% 54% 2% 111
Idaho 27% 7% 4% 63% < 1% 101
Illinois 19% 7% 10% 64% < 1% 370
Indiana 33% 11% 5% 50% < 1% 205
Iowa 20% 2% 13% 64% < 1% 114
Kentucky 38% 6% 13% 42% < 1% 124
Louisiana 42% 15% 7% 36% 1% 130
Maine 8% 2% 2% 88% < 1% 103
Maryland 24% 8% 4% 64% < 1% 195
Massachusetts 13% 8% 6% 72% 1% 191
Michigan 24% 8% 6% 62% < 1% 310
Minnesota 25% 6% 11% 58% < 1% 177
Missouri 25% 8% 6% 60% 1% 194
New Jersey 23% 4% 6% 65% 1% 255
New Mexico 28% 8% 3% 61% < 1% 107
New York 21% 7% 6% 66% 1% 556
North Carolina 37% 11% 9% 43% < 1% 320
Ohio 27% 9% 6% 58% < 1% 361
Oklahoma 35% 9% 8% 48% < 1% 127
Oregon 23% 10% 8% 60% < 1% 125
Pennsylvania 23% 7% 10% 60% < 1% 408
South Carolina 36% 10% 8% 45% < 1% 134
Tennessee 45% 7% 8% 39% 1% 211
Texas 37% 10% 9% 44% < 1% 717
Virginia 39% 11% 6% 44% < 1% 258
Washington 21% 6% 4% 68% 1% 200
Wisconsin 14% 6% 9% 68% 3% 182
Wyoming 30% 7% 10% 53% < 1% 106

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