State among adults who meditate several times a year

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are in…

Survey year Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Sample Size
Sample size = 1,534. 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.
2014 1% < 1% 2% 1% 13% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 5% 3% 1% 1% 5% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 2% 3% 3% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% < 1% 8% 3% < 1% 3% 1% 2% 5% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 8% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 1,534
2007 1% < 1% 2% 1% 12% 2% 2% 1% < 1% 5% 2% < 1% 1% 5% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 2% 2% 3% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 7% 3% < 1% 6% 1% 2% 5% 1% 1% < 1% 2% 5% 1% < 1% 2% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 1,517

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State among adults who meditate several times a year by religious group

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are in…

Religious tradition Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
Catholic 1% < 1% 4% < 1% 14% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 3% 1% 1% < 1% 7% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 2% 6% 2% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 2% 1% 5% 1% 7% 1% < 1% 4% < 1% 1% 4% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 7% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 4% < 1% 350
Evangelical Protestant 3% < 1% 3% 1% 8% 2% 2% < 1% < 1% 5% 2% < 1% < 1% 5% 4% < 1% 1% 5% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% < 1% 3% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 3% 2% < 1% 1% 2% 3% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 11% < 1% < 1% 7% 3% 2% 3% < 1% 243
Mainline Protestant 2% < 1% 1% 1% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 6% < 1% < 1% 1% 4% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 4% 3% 5% 2% 2% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 5% 4% 1% 5% 2% 1% 5% < 1% 1% 1% 2% 7% 1% < 1% 3% 3% 1% 4% < 1% 304
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") < 1% 1% 1% 1% 16% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 5% < 1% 1% 4% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 4% 1% < 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 12% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 5% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 7% < 1% 1% 2% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 418

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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California 23% 37% 24% 16% 178
Texas 30% 35% 22% 13% 107

Generational cohort among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 16% 14% 30% 28% 11% 1% 178
Texas 18% 21% 25% 28% 6% 1% 107

Gender composition among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

State Men Women Sample Size
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California 55% 45% 183
New York 47% 53% 101
Texas 46% 54% 107

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who identify as…

State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 47% 2% 19% 28% 3% 182
New York 50% 15% 5% 22% 8% 101
Texas 48% 13% 7% 27% 5% 107

Immigrant status among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 37% 17% 46% 182
Texas 24% 12% 65% 102

Income distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who have a household income of…

State Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 26% 22% 17% 34% 154

Educational distribution among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who have completed…

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 34% 23% 28% 15% 181
New York 29% 28% 30% 13% 100
Texas 39% 29% 21% 11% 107

Marital status among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 49% 15% 8% 3% 25% 183
New York 42% 4% 7% 4% 43% 101
Texas 40% 9% 17% 7% 27% 107

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 30% 70% 183
New York 26% 74% 101
Texas 38% 62% 107

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say they…

State Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 44% 30% 6% < 1% 17% 2% 183
New York 46% 28% 8% < 1% 13% 5% 101
Texas 60% 26% 4% 1% 9% < 1% 107

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say religion is…

State Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 32% 36% 16% 15% 1% 183
New York 26% 38% 14% 22% < 1% 101
Texas 52% 32% 8% 8% < 1% 107

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who attend religious services…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 19% 46% 35% < 1% 183
New York 13% 46% 40% 1% 101
Texas 28% 51% 20% < 1% 107

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who pray…

State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 33% 20% 12% 34% 2% 183
New York 27% 21% 9% 42% < 1% 101
Texas 46% 34% 3% 17% < 1% 107

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year 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 = 0. 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.
California 6% 6% 17% 71% < 1% 183
New York 8% < 1% 12% 79% < 1% 101
Texas 11% 13% 26% 50% < 1% 107

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 37% 21% 28% 13% 1% 183
New York 27% 29% 32% 12% < 1% 101
Texas 46% 17% 29% 7% 1% 107

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 39% 16% 26% 19% < 1% 183
New York 47% 16% 23% 14% 1% 101
Texas 48% 16% 25% 11% < 1% 107

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

State Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 22% 14% 52% 10% 1% 183
New York 15% 14% 57% 13% 1% 101
Texas 31% 13% 50% 4% 1% 107

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say…

State There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 28% 70% < 1% 2% 183
New York 20% 77% 2% 1% 101
Texas 25% 73% < 1% 1% 107

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who read scripture…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 10% 11% 26% 53% < 1% 183
New York 7% 6% 23% 64% < 1% 101
Texas 23% 8% 29% 38% 2% 107

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say the holy scripture is…

State Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 16% 28% 1% 47% 8% 183
New York 12% 19% 3% 57% 8% 101
Texas 32% 23% 1% 37% 7% 107

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 61% 32% 6% 183
New York 54% 41% 4% 101
Texas 65% 28% 8% 107

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …in hell

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 37% 50% 13% 183
New York 38% 54% 8% 101
Texas 57% 36% 6% 107

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who identify as…

State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 23% 18% 59% 183
New York 23% 13% 65% 101
Texas 28% 17% 54% 107

Political ideology among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who are…

State Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 25% 35% 37% 3% 183
New York 25% 36% 35% 4% 101
Texas 26% 47% 24% 3% 107

Views about size of government among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who would rather have…

State Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 41% 50% 5% 5% 183
New York 46% 51% < 1% 2% 101
Texas 39% 57% 1% 3% 107

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say government aid to the poor…

State Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 35% 57% 5% 2% 183
New York 42% 54% 3% < 1% 101
Texas 46% 46% 4% 3% 107

Views about abortion among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say abortion should be…

State Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 68% 29% 3% 183
New York 72% 28% 1% 101
Texas 52% 42% 5% 107

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 76% 19% 5% < 1% 183
New York 82% 16% 1% 1% 101
Texas 65% 27% 4% 4% 107

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who …same-sex marriage

State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 70% 23% 7% 183
New York 71% 24% 5% 101
Texas 53% 43% 4% 107

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say…

State Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 30% 65% 3% 2% 183
New York 25% 72% 2% 1% 101
Texas 30% 65% 3% 2% 107

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate several times a year by state

% of adults who meditate several times a year who say humans…

State Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
California 50% 19% 5% 23% 3% 183
New York 52% 24% 2% 21% 1% 101
Texas 35% 27% 6% 25% 8% 107