Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray weekly by race/ethnicity (2014) Switch to: Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray weekly by importance of religion

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Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 3,848. 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.
White 38% 48% 10% 3% 1% 3,848
Black 63% 26% 7% 3% 1% 425
Asian 40% 47% 10% 3% < 1% 138
Latino 54% 39% 4% 3% < 1% 630
Other/Mixed 34% 55% 10% 2% < 1% 190

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