State among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,945. 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 2% < 1% 2% 2% 12% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 5% 4% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 2% 2% 4% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 5% 4% < 1% 3% 1% 1% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 3% 10% 1% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 2,945
2007 3% < 1% 1% 1% 10% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 5% 3% < 1% 1% 4% 3% 1% 1% 2% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 3% 2% 1% 3% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 5% 5% < 1% 4% 1% 1% 5% < 1% 2% < 1% 3% 8% 1% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 3,086

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State among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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% 3% < 1% 21% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 4% 2% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 2% < 1% 3% 2% 9% 1% < 1% 3% 1% < 1% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 12% < 1% < 1% 2% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 593
Evangelical Protestant 2% < 1% 2% 3% 9% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 4% 5% < 1% < 1% 5% 3% 1% 1% 2% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 4% 2% 2% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 1% 3% 4% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 4% 10% < 1% < 1% 4% 3% 1% 2% < 1% 1,044
Historically Black Protestant 5% < 1% < 1% 1% 6% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 8% 11% < 1% < 1% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 2% 5% < 1% 5% < 1% 4% < 1% 2% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 3% 5% < 1% 4% < 1% < 1% 4% < 1% 4% < 1% 2% 8% < 1% < 1% 9% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 265
Mainline Protestant 1% < 1% 2% 1% 10% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 3% 2% < 1% 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 5% 3% 1% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 2% 1% 4% 5% 1% 5% 2% 1% 5% < 1% 2% < 1% 3% 8% < 1% < 1% 2% 2% 2% 3% < 1% 551
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") < 1% < 1% 1% 2% 10% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 8% 5% < 1% < 1% 5% 3% < 1% < 1% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 3% 3% 1% 1% 3% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 2% 1% 5% 5% < 1% 3% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 2% 13% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% < 1% 189

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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California 29% 38% 23% 10% 286
Florida 18% 45% 20% 18% 136
Georgia 31% 38% 22% 9% 102
Illinois 29% 38% 19% 14% 104
New York 28% 36% 23% 12% 138
Pennsylvania 22% 29% 29% 20% 100
Texas 32% 37% 22% 9% 268

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 19% 14% 34% 27% 5% 1% 286
Florida 14% 11% 37% 24% 13% 1% 136
Georgia 20% 17% 32% 26% 5% < 1% 102
Illinois 22% 15% 31% 21% 10% 1% 104
New York 19% 16% 29% 28% 6% 1% 138
Pennsylvania 10% 18% 23% 33% 16% 1% 100
Texas 19% 19% 30% 24% 7% < 1% 268

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

State Men Women Sample Size
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California 40% 60% 292
Florida 50% 50% 137
Georgia 47% 53% 104
Illinois 45% 55% 105
New York 42% 58% 142
Pennsylvania 45% 55% 102
Texas 46% 54% 271

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who identify as…

State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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California 27% 8% 16% 46% 2% 290
Florida 43% 23% 2% 30% 2% 136
Georgia 51% 38% 1% 6% 4% 102
Illinois 59% 14% < 1% 25% 1% 104
New York 47% 19% 4% 24% 6% 141
Texas 39% 19% 1% 39% 2% 263

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
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California 46% 16% 38% 282
Florida 29% 10% 61% 135
Georgia 5% 2% 93% 104
Illinois 21% 10% 69% 105
New York 32% 18% 50% 136
Pennsylvania 8% 7% 85% 102
Texas 21% 15% 64% 267

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 51% 10% 22% 16% 254
Florida 46% 23% 15% 17% 116
New York 39% 16% 27% 18% 122
Texas 37% 23% 23% 17% 239

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 45% 33% 13% 8% 288
Florida 49% 30% 12% 8% 136
Georgia 46% 32% 10% 12% 103
Illinois 48% 25% 16% 12% 105
New York 50% 22% 16% 12% 141
Pennsylvania 42% 27% 13% 18% 102
Texas 43% 32% 16% 8% 271

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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California 48% 14% 13% 4% 21% 290
Florida 46% 6% 16% 7% 26% 137
Georgia 44% 6% 6% 10% 33% 103
Illinois 52% 6% 6% 3% 33% 105
New York 38% 5% 14% 6% 37% 141
Pennsylvania 49% 5% 11% 6% 29% 102
Texas 48% 6% 13% 6% 27% 269

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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California 42% 58% 291
Florida 36% 64% 136
Georgia 31% 69% 104
Illinois 37% 63% 105
New York 33% 67% 142
Pennsylvania 26% 74% 102
Texas 38% 62% 271

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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
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California 65% 27% 5% 1% 1% 1% 292
Florida 87% 7% 4% 2% < 1% < 1% 137
Georgia 86% 9% 3% < 1% < 1% 1% 104
Illinois 78% 20% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 105
New York 64% 28% 5% < 1% 1% 1% 142
Pennsylvania 77% 16% 2% < 1% 2% 3% 102
Texas 77% 19% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 271

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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
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 71% 24% 2% 1% 2% 292
Florida 77% 17% 3% 2% < 1% 137
Georgia 77% 22% 1% 1% < 1% 104
Illinois 76% 19% 4% 1% < 1% 105
New York 66% 28% 5% 1% < 1% 142
Pennsylvania 74% 20% 3% 2% 1% 102
Texas 81% 17% 2% < 1% < 1% 271

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 50% 44% 6% < 1% 292
Florida 50% 43% 7% < 1% 137
Georgia 43% 46% 9% 2% 104
Illinois 60% 38% 3% < 1% 105
New York 57% 36% 6% 1% 142
Pennsylvania 57% 39% 2% 3% 102
Texas 48% 46% 6% < 1% 271

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 73% 16% 7% 4% 1% 292
Florida 75% 22% 2% 1% < 1% 137
Georgia 77% 17% 5% 1% < 1% 104
Illinois 78% 20% < 1% 2% < 1% 105
New York 63% 25% 3% 9% < 1% 142
Pennsylvania 74% 18% 4% 3% 2% 102
Texas 74% 18% 3% 3% 1% 271

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who meditate…

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% 14% 3% 29% 2% 292
Florida 51% 13% 7% 25% 3% 137
Georgia 47% 16% < 1% 34% 4% 104
Illinois 55% 13% 8% 24% < 1% 105
New York 48% 12% < 1% 38% 2% 142
Pennsylvania 35% 15% 1% 48% 1% 102
Texas 47% 11% 4% 37% 1% 271

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 69% 16% 10% 6% < 1% 292
Florida 78% 13% 4% 4% 1% 137
Georgia 63% 26% 7% 3% 1% 104
Illinois 64% 20% 13% 3% < 1% 105
New York 54% 28% 9% 8% 1% 142
Pennsylvania 66% 16% 8% 7% 2% 102
Texas 74% 18% 5% 3% < 1% 271

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 53% 16% 13% 16% 2% 292
Florida 50% 25% 9% 16% < 1% 137
Georgia 41% 23% 8% 28% < 1% 104
Illinois 48% 14% 19% 17% 3% 105
New York 47% 19% 15% 17% 2% 142
Pennsylvania 49% 23% 11% 16% 2% 102
Texas 47% 22% 9% 22% 1% 271

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 45% 10% 31% 11% 3% 292
Florida 43% 10% 38% 6% 3% 137
Georgia 44% 11% 37% 4% 5% 104
Illinois 45% 7% 30% 15% 3% 105
New York 36% 19% 36% 8% 1% 142
Pennsylvania 48% 13% 33% 4% 3% 102
Texas 51% 9% 28% 9% 2% 271

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 34% 64% 2% < 1% 292
Florida 35% 62% 3% 1% 137
Georgia 35% 64% 2% < 1% 104
Illinois 36% 62% 1% 1% 105
New York 33% 65% < 1% 2% 142
Pennsylvania 48% 50% < 1% 2% 102
Texas 36% 61% 2% 1% 271

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 45% 31% 4% 19% 1% 292
Florida 61% 26% 4% 9% < 1% 137
Georgia 55% 24% 4% 17% < 1% 104
Illinois 60% 21% 11% 8% < 1% 105
New York 44% 24% 11% 20% 1% 142
Pennsylvania 56% 17% 7% 19% 1% 102
Texas 52% 25% 11% 12% < 1% 271

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 44% 29% 2% 16% 8% 292
Florida 53% 30% 3% 10% 4% 137
Georgia 47% 38% 2% 13% < 1% 104
Illinois 33% 51% < 1% 11% 4% 105
New York 34% 31% 2% 24% 8% 142
Pennsylvania 49% 31% 1% 15% 4% 102
Texas 43% 33% 1% 15% 8% 271

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 84% 11% 5% 292
Florida 90% 7% 3% 137
Georgia 92% 5% 2% 104
Illinois 90% 3% 6% 105
New York 81% 16% 4% 142
Pennsylvania 83% 9% 8% 102
Texas 86% 8% 6% 271

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 75% 20% 5% 292
Florida 80% 15% 6% 137
Georgia 79% 17% 4% 104
Illinois 80% 14% 7% 105
New York 61% 33% 6% 142
Pennsylvania 78% 14% 8% 102
Texas 79% 16% 5% 271

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 32% 23% 46% 292
Florida 37% 16% 48% 137
Georgia 44% 14% 42% 104
Illinois 51% 18% 31% 105
New York 32% 21% 47% 142
Pennsylvania 33% 8% 59% 102
Texas 37% 17% 46% 271

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 38% 33% 24% 5% 292
Florida 45% 22% 27% 7% 137
Georgia 38% 46% 12% 4% 104
Illinois 47% 31% 19% 3% 105
New York 32% 34% 30% 4% 142
Pennsylvania 33% 41% 19% 7% 102
Texas 40% 31% 24% 5% 271

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 39% 54% 4% 3% 292
Florida 40% 53% 2% 6% 137
Georgia 46% 49% 3% 2% 104
Illinois 59% 39% 1% 1% 105
New York 35% 60% 3% 2% 142
Pennsylvania 61% 36% 3% 1% 102
Texas 44% 50% 3% 3% 271

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 48% 45% 6% 1% 292
Florida 32% 57% 8% 3% 137
Georgia 48% 48% 2% 1% 104
Illinois 45% 53% 2% < 1% 105
New York 41% 55% 4% < 1% 142
Pennsylvania 46% 46% 7% 1% 102
Texas 46% 48% 4% 2% 271

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 42% 55% 3% 292
Florida 49% 46% 5% 137
Georgia 40% 58% 2% 104
Illinois 30% 69% 1% 105
New York 57% 40% 3% 142
Pennsylvania 52% 44% 4% 102
Texas 40% 57% 3% 271

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 64% 28% 3% 5% 292
Florida 51% 36% 10% 3% 137
Georgia 55% 42% 2% 2% 104
Illinois 47% 43% 4% 5% 105
New York 64% 29% 3% 4% 142
Pennsylvania 57% 34% 8% 2% 102
Texas 54% 41% 3% 2% 271

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 49% 44% 8% 292
Florida 37% 51% 12% 137
Georgia 41% 52% 7% 104
Illinois 41% 52% 6% 105
New York 53% 41% 7% 142
Pennsylvania 44% 47% 9% 102
Texas 44% 48% 7% 271

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 39% 53% 2% 6% 292
Florida 41% 54% 1% 3% 137
Georgia 40% 57% 1% 1% 104
Illinois 45% 51% 2% 1% 105
New York 24% 66% 6% 4% 142
Pennsylvania 38% 57% 3% 2% 102
Texas 42% 56% 1% 1% 271

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 24% 29% 5% 39% 3% 292
Florida 20% 34% < 1% 42% 4% 137
Georgia 23% 24% 5% 45% 3% 104
Illinois 15% 29% 3% 51% 1% 105
New York 26% 35% 5% 32% 3% 142
Pennsylvania 23% 31% 2% 41% 2% 102
Texas 15% 33% 2% 47% 3% 271