Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults ages 65 and older by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults ages 65 and older by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults ages 65 and older who attend prayer group…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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 56% 8% 5% 31% < 1% 125
Arizona 25% 5% 8% 61% 1% 184
California 24% 6% 7% 62% 1% 964
Colorado 26% 12% 16% 46% < 1% 104
Connecticut 18% 7% 4% 71% < 1% 100
Florida 28% 6% 7% 56% 2% 632
Georgia 42% 7% 11% 40% < 1% 225
Illinois 24% 7% 9% 58% 2% 365
Indiana 31% 9% 13% 48% < 1% 178
Kentucky 37% 10% 15% 37% 2% 122
Louisiana 42% 4% 12% 41% 1% 121
Maryland 38% 5% 10% 47% < 1% 161
Massachusetts 11% 5% 3% 77% 4% 186
Michigan 27% 9% 7% 55% 2% 258
Minnesota 19% 15% 7% 58% < 1% 127
Missouri 32% 8% 7% 53% < 1% 157
New Hampshire 9% 6% 12% 71% 1% 105
New Jersey 25% 7% 10% 56% 1% 258
New York 24% 5% 7% 63% 1% 590
North Carolina 36% 10% 11% 43% 1% 288
Ohio 30% 7% 8% 55% 1% 326
Oklahoma 40% 8% 7% 45% < 1% 114
Oregon 29% 6% 5% 58% 1% 124
Pennsylvania 30% 7% 8% 54% 1% 438
Rhode Island 19% 6% 5% 70% < 1% 111
South Carolina 41% 15% 6% 37% 1% 142
Tennessee 45% 11% 8% 33% 3% 195
Texas 35% 8% 8% 48% 2% 528
Virginia 41% 6% 6% 42% 4% 217
Washington 24% 9% 13% 53% < 1% 183
Wisconsin 17% 10% 13% 58% 2% 161

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