Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among non-parents by state (2014) Switch to: State among non-parents 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 = 382. 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 34% 9% 11% 45% 1% 382
Alaska 18% 5% 6% 71% < 1% 232
Arizona 25% 6% 7% 62% 1% 509
Arkansas 33% 11% 9% 47% 1% 218
California 20% 8% 7% 64% < 1% 2,813
Colorado 18% 7% 9% 65% 1% 352
Connecticut 14% 6% 9% 71% < 1% 290
Delaware 19% 10% 11% 59% 1% 218
District of Columbia 21% 8% 6% 63% 1% 233
Florida 24% 6% 8% 61% 1% 1,578
Georgia 31% 12% 9% 47% 1% 716
Hawaii 19% 8% 12% 59% 1% 245
Idaho 29% 6% 7% 56% 1% 234
Illinois 18% 8% 8% 66% 1% 1,024
Indiana 27% 8% 9% 56% 1% 500
Iowa 18% 7% 10% 63% 1% 250
Kansas 25% 9% 6% 60% < 1% 217
Kentucky 26% 7% 11% 55% < 1% 332
Louisiana 36% 11% 7% 45% < 1% 335
Maine 10% 3% 4% 81% 1% 239
Maryland 23% 8% 8% 61% 1% 485
Massachusetts 11% 6% 6% 76% 1% 538
Michigan 20% 10% 7% 62% 1% 758
Minnesota 17% 8% 8% 67% < 1% 423
Mississippi 45% 9% 8% 38% < 1% 226
Missouri 23% 8% 7% 62% < 1% 470
Montana 18% 6% 9% 67% < 1% 239
Nebraska 19% 12% 12% 56% 2% 226
Nevada 16% 9% 8% 67% 1% 249
New Hampshire 10% 3% 9% 77% 1% 246
New Jersey 18% 9% 7% 65% 1% 657
New Mexico 22% 12% 6% 60% < 1% 250
New York 17% 7% 6% 69% 1% 1,558
North Carolina 31% 9% 10% 50% < 1% 790
North Dakota 21% 8% 8% 63% < 1% 263
Ohio 23% 8% 8% 59% 1% 855
Oklahoma 33% 11% 9% 47% < 1% 311
Oregon 22% 7% 6% 65% 1% 323
Pennsylvania 21% 7% 8% 63% < 1% 1,070
Rhode Island 14% 5% 8% 73% < 1% 251
South Carolina 36% 12% 7% 44% 1% 377
South Dakota 15% 8% 9% 67% < 1% 234
Tennessee 37% 11% 8% 43% 1% 504
Texas 29% 11% 9% 51% 1% 1,767
Utah 44% 6% 6% 43% 1% 215
Vermont 11% 6% 6% 77% < 1% 237
Virginia 31% 10% 7% 52% 1% 650
Washington 21% 7% 6% 65% 1% 555
West Virginia 35% 10% 10% 44% 1% 242
Wisconsin 14% 7% 10% 67% 2% 452
Wyoming 29% 5% 9% 56% < 1% 229

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