State among adults who meditate once or twice a month

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 = 2,884. 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% 2% < 1% < 1% 6% 3% 1% 1% 4% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 2% 2% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 7% 3% < 1% 3% 1% 1% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 7% 2% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 2,884
2007 2% < 1% 2% 1% 13% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 4% 3% < 1% 1% 4% 2% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1% 2% 2% 3% 2% 1% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 7% 3% < 1% 4% 1% 2% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 7% 1% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 2,613

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State among adults who meditate once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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% 2% < 1% 18% 2% 3% < 1% < 1% 8% 1% 1% 1% 4% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 4% 2% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 5% 2% 10% 2% < 1% 3% < 1% < 1% 3% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 9% < 1% < 1% 2% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 613
Evangelical Protestant 3% < 1% 1% 1% 9% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 6% < 1% 1% 3% 3% < 1% 1% 3% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 2% 3% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 4% 4% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 3% < 1% < 1% 1% 4% 10% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 546
Historically Black Protestant 4% < 1% < 1% 1% 2% < 1% 3% < 1% 1% 10% 14% < 1% < 1% 4% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 2% 2% 2% < 1% 6% 4% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 5% < 1% 3% < 1% < 1% 4% < 1% 4% < 1% 2% 7% < 1% < 1% 5% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 162
Mainline Protestant 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 8% 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 7% 1% < 1% 1% 4% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 4% 2% 4% 3% 1% 3% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 4% 3% < 1% 5% 1% < 1% 8% < 1% 2% 1% 1% 5% 1% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 574
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") < 1% < 1% 2% 1% 18% 2% 2% < 1% < 1% 4% 3% 1% 1% 3% 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% < 1% 2% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 7% 4% < 1% 3% 1% 3% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 5% 2% < 1% 3% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 703

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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California 28% 36% 24% 13% 319
Florida 20% 36% 22% 23% 166
New York 28% 32% 19% 20% 168
Pennsylvania 23% 28% 27% 22% 111
Texas 25% 43% 23% 9% 176

Generational cohort among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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California 17% 19% 28% 27% 9% < 1% 319
Florida 8% 19% 28% 28% 12% 4% 166
New York 19% 15% 26% 25% 14% 1% 168
Pennsylvania 20% 11% 20% 32% 15% 2% 111
Texas 17% 21% 30% 25% 7% < 1% 176

Gender composition among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

State Men Women Sample Size
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California 45% 55% 324
Florida 50% 50% 168
New York 50% 50% 170
Pennsylvania 49% 51% 112
Texas 56% 44% 178

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 43% 6% 16% 33% 3% 322
Florida 60% 13% < 1% 24% 4% 168
New York 58% 16% 7% 15% 4% 164
Pennsylvania 79% 12% < 1% 6% 3% 111
Texas 45% 12% 3% 37% 4% 177

Immigrant status among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
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California 37% 15% 48% 319
Florida 22% 17% 61% 167
New York 18% 21% 60% 167
Pennsylvania 6% 6% 88% 112
Texas 24% 10% 66% 177

Income distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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
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California 39% 22% 17% 22% 285
Florida 33% 25% 25% 17% 145
New York 30% 20% 30% 20% 143
Texas 34% 19% 28% 20% 162

Educational distribution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who have completed…

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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California 40% 33% 18% 9% 321
Florida 37% 40% 12% 12% 168
New York 35% 29% 20% 16% 170
Pennsylvania 48% 24% 17% 12% 112
Texas 43% 32% 13% 11% 178

Marital status among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 40% 10% 14% 4% 33% 324
Florida 42% 11% 17% 8% 22% 167
New York 43% 7% 7% 5% 37% 169
Pennsylvania 49% 5% 10% 6% 29% 111
Texas 53% 8% 9% 4% 26% 177

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who are…

State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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California 22% 78% 324
Florida 30% 70% 168
New York 24% 76% 170
Pennsylvania 27% 73% 112
Texas 36% 64% 176

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 42% 29% 15% 1% 11% 3% 324
Florida 61% 24% 7% 1% 5% 2% 168
New York 43% 24% 15% < 1% 16% 2% 170
Pennsylvania 55% 26% 6% 3% 7% 3% 112
Texas 55% 31% 4% 1% 5% 5% 178

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month who say religion is…

State Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
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California 39% 29% 18% 14% 1% 324
Florida 53% 28% 12% 7% < 1% 168
New York 40% 30% 17% 11% 2% 170
Pennsylvania 47% 33% 12% 8% < 1% 112
Texas 52% 31% 8% 8% 1% 178

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 22% 42% 35% < 1% 324
Florida 32% 39% 30% < 1% 168
New York 23% 40% 37% < 1% 170
Pennsylvania 31% 46% 23% < 1% 112
Texas 40% 39% 21% < 1% 178

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 39% 20% 10% 31% < 1% 324
Florida 52% 16% 9% 21% 1% 168
New York 40% 18% 11% 31% < 1% 170
Pennsylvania 48% 18% 16% 17% < 1% 112
Texas 47% 24% 7% 22% < 1% 178

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 11% 14% 12% 63% < 1% 324
Florida 19% 11% 9% 61% < 1% 168
New York 13% 10% 7% 70% < 1% 170
Pennsylvania 20% 12% 9% 58% < 1% 112
Texas 23% 17% 10% 50% < 1% 178

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 52% 24% 11% 13% < 1% 324
Florida 64% 18% 9% 9% 1% 168
New York 46% 26% 12% 16% < 1% 170
Pennsylvania 52% 24% 5% 17% 2% 112
Texas 52% 24% 12% 9% 3% 178

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 51% 17% 18% 12% 2% 324
Florida 40% 21% 16% 22% 1% 168
New York 51% 21% 13% 15% 1% 170
Pennsylvania 44% 31% 10% 15% < 1% 112
Texas 42% 25% 13% 18% 1% 178

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 25% 20% 39% 14% 2% 324
Florida 24% 14% 48% 11% 3% 168
New York 16% 26% 49% 8% 2% 170
Pennsylvania 34% 10% 40% 10% 5% 112
Texas 41% 9% 38% 10% 1% 178

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 23% 75% 1% 2% 324
Florida 30% 69% 1% < 1% 168
New York 22% 77% < 1% 1% 170
Pennsylvania 34% 65% 1% < 1% 112
Texas 31% 67% 1% 1% 178

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 19% 17% 12% 53% < 1% 324
Florida 23% 18% 16% 43% < 1% 168
New York 19% 11% 15% 55% < 1% 170
Pennsylvania 24% 17% 17% 42% < 1% 112
Texas 29% 19% 14% 38% 1% 178

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 21% 19% 1% 49% 10% 324
Florida 22% 24% 2% 39% 12% 168
New York 14% 28% 2% 48% 8% 170
Pennsylvania 34% 21% 1% 39% 5% 112
Texas 28% 30% 1% 32% 9% 178

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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% 33% 6% 324
Florida 73% 21% 6% 168
New York 65% 32% 3% 170
Pennsylvania 73% 20% 7% 112
Texas 73% 19% 8% 178

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 45% 48% 7% 324
Florida 53% 41% 6% 168
New York 49% 47% 4% 170
Pennsylvania 60% 37% 3% 112
Texas 54% 36% 10% 178

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 27% 19% 53% 324
Florida 39% 13% 49% 168
New York 33% 16% 51% 170
Pennsylvania 31% 12% 57% 112
Texas 35% 21% 44% 178

Political ideology among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 26% 37% 32% 5% 324
Florida 34% 33% 27% 6% 168
New York 21% 36% 39% 3% 170
Pennsylvania 36% 28% 34% 2% 112
Texas 40% 30% 23% 7% 178

Views about size of government among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 47% 46% 4% 2% 324
Florida 45% 48% 2% 4% 168
New York 42% 51% 3% 4% 170
Pennsylvania 53% 44% 2% 1% 112
Texas 47% 46% 4% 3% 178

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 33% 64% 2% 2% 324
Florida 44% 53% 1% 2% 168
New York 29% 63% 7% 1% 170
Pennsylvania 41% 55% 4% < 1% 112
Texas 45% 49% 3% 3% 178

Views about abortion among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 65% 32% 3% 324
Florida 67% 28% 5% 168
New York 73% 24% 3% 170
Pennsylvania 60% 35% 5% 112
Texas 42% 53% 4% 178

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 74% 17% 5% 4% 324
Florida 71% 24% 2% 3% 168
New York 82% 14% 3% 1% 170
Pennsylvania 61% 33% 3% 3% 112
Texas 61% 31% 3% 5% 178

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 72% 23% 5% 324
Florida 60% 34% 6% 168
New York 71% 26% 2% 170
Pennsylvania 55% 38% 8% 112
Texas 55% 38% 7% 178

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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 33% 63% 2% 3% 324
Florida 37% 60% 1% 2% 168
New York 26% 71% 1% 3% 170
Pennsylvania 40% 59% 1% < 1% 112
Texas 37% 59% 4% 1% 178

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate once or twice a month by state

% of adults who meditate once or twice a month 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% 22% 5% 21% 3% 324
Florida 28% 28% 6% 36% 2% 168
New York 45% 25% 2% 25% 2% 170
Pennsylvania 33% 27% 6% 34% < 1% 112
Texas 31% 30% 7% 27% 4% 178