Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among blacks by state (2014) Switch to: State among blacks by attendance at prayer groups

% of blacks 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 = 105. 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 37% 12% 11% 39% 1% 105
California 34% 13% 9% 43% 1% 206
District of Columbia 33% 11% 10% 44% 1% 119
Florida 41% 12% 12% 33% 2% 227
Georgia 38% 16% 7% 38% < 1% 251
Illinois 34% 9% 10% 47% 1% 156
Louisiana 51% 15% 4% 30% < 1% 119
Maryland 39% 13% 8% 40% < 1% 156
Michigan 31% 15% 7% 46% 1% 123
Mississippi 54% 10% 14% 23% < 1% 103
New York 32% 10% 7% 48% 2% 240
North Carolina 41% 15% 10% 34% < 1% 183
Ohio 36% 15% 14% 34% 1% 102
Pennsylvania 33% 14% 7% 47% < 1% 112
South Carolina 49% 14% 14% 22% 1% 112
Texas 43% 19% 5% 32% 1% 263
Virginia 41% 22% 4% 31% 1% 119

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