Views about size of government among adults who meditate at least once a week by attendance at prayer groups (2014) Switch to: Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about size of government

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who would rather have…

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,767. 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 52% 41% 3% 4% 5,767
Once or twice a month 49% 44% 4% 3% 1,455
Several times a year 52% 42% 3% 4% 1,280
Seldom/never 49% 42% 4% 4% 6,248
Don't know 32% 41% 8% 19% 108

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