Frequency of prayer among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by frequency of meditation (2014) Switch to: Frequency of meditation among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who pray…

Frequency of meditation At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,443. 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.
At least once a week 89% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 5,443
Once or twice a month 71% 19% 6% 3% < 1% 628
Several times a year 67% 20% 6% 6% 1% 271
Seldom/never 69% 17% 4% 9% 1% 3,224
Don't know 82% 8% 1% 3% 6% 245

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