Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men 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
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Alaska 3% 2% 4% 91% < 1% 141
Arizona 7% 4% 6% 83% < 1% 223
California 5% 4% 6% 86% < 1% 1,621
Colorado 3% 4% 5% 88% < 1% 221
Connecticut 6% 3% 6% 85% < 1% 180
Delaware 1% 5% 6% 89% < 1% 115
District of Columbia 4% 2% 2% 92% < 1% 142
Florida 4% 2% 4% 89% < 1% 731
Georgia 1% 7% 3% 90% < 1% 232
Hawaii 7% 2% 9% 82% < 1% 141
Idaho 3% 2% 7% 86% 3% 104
Illinois 5% 3% 4% 88% < 1% 472
Indiana 5% 3% 2% 88% 1% 171
Kentucky 3% 4% 3% 90% < 1% 112
Louisiana 5% 4% 3% 87% 1% 104
Maine 2% 2% 1% 95% < 1% 142
Maryland 6% 4% 3% 86% < 1% 255
Massachusetts 4% 5% 3% 88% < 1% 391
Michigan 3% 4% 3% 89% 1% 321
Minnesota 4% 2% 4% 90% < 1% 211
Missouri 6% 4% 5% 86% < 1% 196
Montana 4% < 1% 5% 90% < 1% 118
Nevada 4% 4% 4% 88% < 1% 137
New Hampshire 4% 1% 2% 93% < 1% 146
New Jersey 5% 5% 7% 83% 1% 341
New Mexico 6% 3% 5% 85% < 1% 121
New York 4% 4% 5% 87% < 1% 847
North Carolina 7% 5% 3% 85% < 1% 289
North Dakota 3% < 1% 5% 92% < 1% 100
Ohio 7% 3% 6% 85% < 1% 314
Oklahoma 21% 9% 9% 61% < 1% 100
Oregon 6% 2% 4% 87% 1% 180
Pennsylvania 3% 3% 5% 90% < 1% 471
Rhode Island 3% 1% 5% 90% < 1% 133
Tennessee 5% 3% 7% 85% < 1% 129
Texas 7% 6% 6% 80% 1% 663
Vermont 5% 6% 2% 86% < 1% 176
Virginia 3% 2% 6% 89% < 1% 298
Washington 5% 2% 4% 88% 1% 314
Wisconsin 1% 4% 2% 91% 1% 206

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