Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups 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 attendance at prayer groups

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 = 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 40% 10% 10% 39% 1% 169
Arizona 23% 10% 9% 58% < 1% 179
Arkansas 29% 17% 8% 46% < 1% 136
California 25% 11% 9% 55% 1% 1,015
Colorado 24% 13% 9% 52% 3% 115
Florida 28% 8% 6% 55% 2% 619
Georgia 31% 13% 10% 46% 1% 321
Illinois 21% 11% 8% 60% 1% 381
Indiana 27% 6% 7% 60% < 1% 262
Iowa 23% 5% 11% 59% 2% 107
Kentucky 27% 11% 12% 49% < 1% 195
Louisiana 34% 13% 7% 46% 1% 179
Maine 14% 4% 3% 80% < 1% 101
Maryland 26% 9% 9% 55% < 1% 149
Massachusetts 16% 9% 2% 71% 1% 175
Michigan 17% 13% 7% 62% 1% 291
Minnesota 17% 8% 6% 69% < 1% 135
Mississippi 40% 7% 14% 38% 1% 109
Missouri 24% 6% 8% 62% < 1% 211
New Jersey 25% 8% 8% 58% 1% 244
New Mexico 26% 19% 6% 48% 1% 104
New York 22% 10% 6% 61% 1% 553
North Carolina 32% 13% 9% 46% < 1% 294
Ohio 25% 8% 8% 59% < 1% 388
Oklahoma 38% 7% 4% 52% < 1% 156
Oregon 28% 7% 4% 61% < 1% 101
Pennsylvania 25% 6% 8% 60% < 1% 479
South Carolina 36% 14% 9% 41% < 1% 180
Tennessee 41% 13% 7% 38% 2% 221
Texas 32% 12% 7% 49% 1% 849
Virginia 38% 13% 5% 42% 2% 201
Washington 23% 7% 7% 61% 1% 174
West Virginia 34% 15% 7% 43% 1% 135
Wisconsin 14% 8% 13% 64% 1% 196

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