Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among women by state (2014) Switch to: State among women 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 = 255. 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 45% 10% 12% 32% 1% 255
Alaska 19% 6% 9% 65% 1% 158
Arizona 27% 12% 8% 53% 1% 301
Arkansas 33% 15% 12% 40% < 1% 148
California 26% 11% 8% 55% 1% 1,829
Colorado 18% 8% 10% 63% 1% 221
Connecticut 15% 7% 4% 73% 1% 187
Delaware 21% 9% 12% 56% 2% 174
District of Columbia 28% 8% 6% 55% 2% 157
Florida 28% 7% 7% 57% 1% 969
Georgia 38% 12% 9% 41% < 1% 499
Hawaii 24% 8% 16% 50% 1% 151
Idaho 32% 8% 7% 53% < 1% 165
Illinois 21% 9% 9% 60% 1% 670
Indiana 28% 12% 10% 50% < 1% 324
Iowa 23% 9% 11% 55% 1% 155
Kansas 27% 8% 12% 53% < 1% 136
Kentucky 31% 9% 10% 51% < 1% 229
Louisiana 40% 10% 10% 39% < 1% 234
Maine 16% 3% 3% 77% < 1% 167
Maryland 24% 9% 8% 58% < 1% 319
Massachusetts 12% 10% 4% 73% 1% 356
Michigan 23% 11% 8% 57% 1% 505
Minnesota 20% 12% 7% 60% < 1% 290
Mississippi 47% 12% 12% 29% < 1% 156
Missouri 25% 9% 9% 56% < 1% 318
Montana 23% 5% 12% 60% < 1% 138
Nebraska 23% 15% 8% 53% 1% 158
Nevada 33% 12% 8% 46% 1% 131
New Hampshire 9% 6% 9% 75% 1% 161
New Jersey 19% 10% 10% 59% 2% 460
New Mexico 25% 18% 6% 51% < 1% 159
New York 21% 8% 6% 63% 1% 1,088
North Carolina 35% 10% 12% 43% < 1% 513
North Dakota 23% 7% 11% 58% < 1% 147
Ohio 27% 7% 8% 57% < 1% 599
Oklahoma 33% 13% 6% 47% < 1% 197
Oregon 20% 10% 10% 60% < 1% 212
Pennsylvania 23% 7% 10% 60% < 1% 733
Rhode Island 19% 5% 13% 64% < 1% 162
South Carolina 37% 12% 11% 40% 1% 269
South Dakota 19% 7% 12% 61% 1% 150
Tennessee 43% 10% 6% 40% 1% 324
Texas 34% 12% 8% 45% 1% 1,210
Utah 50% 8% 6% 36% 1% 143
Vermont 8% 9% 6% 77% < 1% 144
Virginia 35% 11% 5% 48% 1% 417
Washington 24% 10% 6% 59% 1% 370
West Virginia 41% 15% 5% 38% 1% 159
Wisconsin 18% 8% 12% 61% 1% 289
Wyoming 29% 5% 11% 54% 1% 151

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