Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among men by state (2014) Switch to: State among men 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 = 256. 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 35% 7% 10% 47% 1% 256
Alaska 19% 3% 6% 73% < 1% 152
Arizona 23% 6% 7% 64% < 1% 352
Arkansas 28% 17% 6% 47% 1% 163
California 16% 8% 9% 67% < 1% 1,868
Colorado 18% 7% 9% 64% 2% 283
Connecticut 13% 5% 13% 69% < 1% 190
Delaware 16% 14% 7% 63% < 1% 127
District of Columbia 15% 11% 7% 67% < 1% 146
Florida 21% 7% 9% 62% 1% 1,051
Georgia 23% 12% 10% 54% 1% 469
Hawaii 26% 7% 6% 61% < 1% 161
Idaho 25% 3% 8% 61% 4% 155
Illinois 18% 8% 7% 66% < 1% 656
Indiana 25% 8% 6% 60% 1% 330
Iowa 20% 2% 13% 66% < 1% 175
Kansas 26% 9% 8% 57% < 1% 171
Kentucky 24% 8% 14% 53% < 1% 210
Louisiana 27% 16% 6% 51% < 1% 231
Maine 7% 3% 6% 83% 1% 136
Maryland 23% 6% 9% 62% 1% 325
Massachusetts 10% 5% 6% 79% < 1% 348
Michigan 17% 11% 6% 65% 1% 477
Minnesota 16% 4% 8% 71% 1% 273
Mississippi 37% 13% 10% 39% 1% 153
Missouri 21% 10% 8% 61% < 1% 324
Montana 15% 6% 7% 72% < 1% 174
Nebraska 17% 9% 13% 59% 2% 154
Nevada 10% 9% 6% 75% 1% 183
New Hampshire 10% 6% 7% 77% < 1% 142
New Jersey 20% 7% 8% 64% < 1% 426
New Mexico 24% 10% 6% 59% 1% 153
New York 15% 7% 7% 71% < 1% 878
North Carolina 26% 10% 8% 55% 1% 509
North Dakota 14% 9% 8% 69% < 1% 191
Ohio 23% 9% 8% 59% 1% 533
Oklahoma 38% 9% 11% 41% < 1% 194
Oregon 21% 6% 5% 67% 1% 207
Pennsylvania 21% 7% 6% 66% < 1% 633
Rhode Island 16% 6% 5% 74% < 1% 143
South Carolina 33% 12% 8% 47% 1% 226
South Dakota 18% 7% 10% 64% 1% 155
Tennessee 34% 13% 12% 39% 2% 337
Texas 27% 11% 8% 54% < 1% 1,325
Utah 40% 5% 5% 49% 1% 172
Vermont 11% 6% 5% 79% < 1% 162
Virginia 23% 12% 6% 58% 1% 465
Washington 20% 6% 7% 66% 1% 344
West Virginia 29% 10% 12% 49% 1% 150
Wisconsin 12% 9% 8% 69% 2% 311
Wyoming 27% 6% 4% 64% < 1% 165

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