State among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,883. 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% 1% 12% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 3% 1% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 1% 2% 1% < 1% 2% 1% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 5% 4% < 1% 4% 1% 1% 4% < 1% 2% < 1% 2% 8% 1% < 1% 2% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 2,883
2007 2% < 1% 2% 1% 9% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 5% 3% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 1% 2% 2% < 1% 3% 2% 3% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 5% 3% < 1% 6% 1% 1% 5% < 1% 2% < 1% 3% 7% 1% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 2,830

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State among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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% 2% < 1% 17% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 4% 1% < 1% < 1% 4% 3% 2% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 2% 3% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 4% 1% 8% 3% < 1% 3% < 1% < 1% 5% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 10% < 1% < 1% 1% 2% < 1% 4% < 1% 730
Evangelical Protestant 4% < 1% 2% 2% 8% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 6% 1% < 1% 3% 3% < 1% 1% 5% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 2% 4% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 5% < 1% 3% 3% 2% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 4% 9% < 1% < 1% 1% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 781
Historically Black Protestant 4% < 1% < 1% 1% 8% 1% 2% 1% 1% 10% 6% < 1% < 1% 5% 2% < 1% 1% 2% 2% < 1% 4% 2% 2% 2% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 6% 6% < 1% 7% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 5% < 1% 2% 4% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 182
Mainline Protestant 1% < 1% 1% 1% 7% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 6% 3% < 1% < 1% 7% 3% 4% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 4% 1% 3% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 6% 1% 4% 1% 1% 7% < 1% 1% 1% 3% 7% 1% < 1% 2% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 627
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 2% < 1% 1% 1% 16% 3% 1% 1% < 1% 11% 2% 1% 1% 3% 1% 2% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 3% 1% 2% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2% 1% 6% 1% < 1% 5% 2% 2% 5% < 1% 3% < 1% 1% 7% 2% < 1% 3% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 233

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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California 21% 38% 28% 13% 273
Florida 29% 25% 25% 21% 166
Illinois 21% 28% 32% 19% 113
New York 18% 40% 23% 18% 133
Pennsylvania 20% 27% 33% 20% 111
Texas 28% 30% 27% 14% 215

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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California 13% 17% 29% 32% 9% < 1% 273
Florida 17% 13% 24% 31% 13% 2% 166
Illinois 17% 9% 23% 37% 13% < 1% 113
New York 9% 17% 33% 28% 13% 1% 133
Pennsylvania 11% 12% 24% 37% 16% < 1% 111
Texas 20% 14% 24% 31% 10% 1% 215

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

State Men Women Sample Size
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California 53% 47% 280
Florida 53% 47% 169
Illinois 43% 57% 114
New York 51% 49% 137
Pennsylvania 35% 65% 114
Texas 49% 51% 218

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who identify as…

State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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California 31% 7% 21% 38% 3% 277
Florida 56% 20% < 1% 20% 4% 167
Illinois 65% 16% 5% 12% 2% 114
New York 56% 14% 8% 21% 1% 134
Pennsylvania 79% 7% 2% 9% 3% 112
Texas 53% 7% 3% 33% 4% 217

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
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California 48% 14% 38% 276
Florida 20% 10% 70% 166
Illinois 12% 13% 75% 112
New York 31% 16% 53% 135
Pennsylvania 12% 8% 80% 112
Texas 25% 7% 69% 215

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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
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California 36% 21% 22% 21% 252
Florida 34% 20% 24% 22% 143
New York 31% 21% 32% 16% 117
Texas 31% 16% 27% 26% 195

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who have completed…

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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California 43% 29% 16% 11% 274
Florida 33% 40% 16% 11% 169
Illinois 37% 33% 16% 15% 114
New York 35% 27% 21% 16% 137
Pennsylvania 45% 26% 16% 12% 113
Texas 36% 34% 20% 10% 218

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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California 52% 8% 10% 5% 24% 280
Florida 39% 7% 16% 10% 28% 169
Illinois 48% 4% 13% 5% 29% 114
New York 50% 7% 7% 5% 31% 135
Pennsylvania 57% 4% 11% 12% 16% 113
Texas 48% 5% 11% 6% 29% 217

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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California 37% 63% 280
Florida 26% 74% 169
Illinois 29% 71% 114
New York 28% 72% 136
Pennsylvania 30% 70% 114
Texas 31% 69% 216

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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
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California 60% 27% 6% 1% 5% 1% 280
Florida 72% 22% 3% 2% 1% 1% 169
Illinois 73% 23% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 114
New York 68% 17% 9% 2% 6% < 1% 137
Pennsylvania 81% 10% 2% < 1% 2% 4% 114
Texas 75% 20% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 218

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 56% 35% 6% 2% 1% 280
Florida 62% 26% 9% 3% < 1% 169
Illinois 72% 25% 3% < 1% < 1% 114
New York 55% 31% 5% 6% 3% 137
Pennsylvania 73% 17% 1% 6% 2% 114
Texas 66% 29% 5% < 1% < 1% 218

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 27% 69% 4% < 1% 280
Florida 35% 58% 7% < 1% 169
Illinois 43% 50% 6% 1% 114
New York 28% 55% 15% 2% 137
Pennsylvania 34% 57% 8% < 1% 114
Texas 40% 52% 8% < 1% 218

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 63% 17% 9% 10% 1% 280
Florida 68% 17% 9% 5% 1% 169
Illinois 61% 24% 8% 7% < 1% 114
New York 54% 21% 13% 11% < 1% 137
Pennsylvania 71% 17% 3% 10% < 1% 114
Texas 69% 18% 5% 8% < 1% 218

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 38% 14% 9% 38% 2% 280
Florida 46% 10% 5% 37% 3% 169
Illinois 40% 10% 8% 39% 3% 114
New York 41% 9% 9% 37% 4% 137
Pennsylvania 37% 9% 6% 47% 1% 114
Texas 45% 9% 13% 29% 4% 218

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 56% 18% 16% 8% 2% 280
Florida 66% 14% 14% 6% < 1% 169
Illinois 53% 23% 12% 11% < 1% 114
New York 52% 19% 14% 13% 1% 137
Pennsylvania 60% 18% 10% 10% 2% 114
Texas 64% 15% 14% 6% 1% 218

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 40% 19% 27% 14% < 1% 280
Florida 47% 16% 13% 23% 1% 169
Illinois 44% 14% 19% 22% 1% 114
New York 37% 19% 20% 19% 5% 137
Pennsylvania 46% 23% 11% 19% 1% 114
Texas 45% 15% 19% 20% < 1% 218

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 30% 10% 45% 14% 2% 280
Florida 35% 12% 46% 3% 3% 169
Illinois 38% 12% 44% 5% 2% 114
New York 21% 16% 44% 11% 7% 137
Pennsylvania 57% 7% 32% 4% 1% 114
Texas 43% 9% 39% 8% 1% 218

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 24% 72% 2% 1% 280
Florida 36% 61% 1% 1% 169
Illinois 33% 65% 1% 1% 114
New York 30% 67% 1% 1% 137
Pennsylvania 46% 53% 1% < 1% 114
Texas 38% 60% 2% < 1% 218

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 23% 19% 27% 30% 1% 280
Florida 29% 17% 31% 22% 1% 169
Illinois 32% 19% 36% 14% < 1% 114
New York 26% 15% 28% 29% 2% 137
Pennsylvania 40% 16% 21% 22% 1% 114
Texas 38% 15% 22% 24% 1% 218

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 29% 31% 3% 28% 9% 280
Florida 34% 40% 3% 18% 5% 169
Illinois 25% 46% 5% 17% 8% 114
New York 27% 30% 4% 30% 9% 137
Pennsylvania 38% 38% 1% 19% 3% 114
Texas 32% 40% 3% 18% 6% 218

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 77% 16% 7% 280
Florida 85% 10% 5% 169
Illinois 83% 13% 4% 114
New York 80% 16% 4% 137
Pennsylvania 83% 13% 5% 114
Texas 82% 10% 8% 218

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 63% 28% 9% 280
Florida 69% 25% 6% 169
Illinois 69% 25% 6% 114
New York 53% 37% 9% 137
Pennsylvania 71% 25% 5% 114
Texas 71% 23% 5% 218

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 30% 22% 48% 280
Florida 40% 15% 45% 169
Illinois 34% 18% 49% 114
New York 36% 17% 47% 137
Pennsylvania 42% 13% 45% 114
Texas 51% 15% 34% 218

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 37% 35% 23% 5% 280
Florida 44% 35% 16% 6% 169
Illinois 36% 40% 19% 5% 114
New York 34% 35% 21% 10% 137
Pennsylvania 50% 26% 19% 5% 114
Texas 43% 38% 13% 5% 218

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 42% 53% 3% 3% 280
Florida 50% 42% 3% 5% 169
Illinois 49% 46% 2% 3% 114
New York 42% 51% 4% 3% 137
Pennsylvania 62% 34% 3% 1% 114
Texas 52% 41% 3% 4% 218

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 39% 55% 3% 3% 280
Florida 46% 52% 2% < 1% 169
Illinois 45% 49% 3% 3% 114
New York 33% 58% 6% 3% 137
Pennsylvania 52% 41% 6% 2% 114
Texas 47% 47% 4% 2% 218

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 53% 44% 2% 280
Florida 55% 39% 5% 169
Illinois 45% 52% 2% 114
New York 60% 31% 9% 137
Pennsylvania 44% 55% 1% 114
Texas 45% 53% 3% 218

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 62% 27% 5% 6% 280
Florida 62% 27% 6% 5% 169
Illinois 58% 32% 6% 4% 114
New York 66% 22% 7% 4% 137
Pennsylvania 54% 39% 5% 2% 114
Texas 56% 34% 6% 4% 218

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 51% 41% 8% 280
Florida 51% 43% 6% 169
Illinois 49% 40% 10% 114
New York 58% 29% 12% 137
Pennsylvania 42% 47% 11% 114
Texas 47% 46% 7% 218

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 39% 54% 3% 4% 280
Florida 42% 55% 2% 1% 169
Illinois 40% 56% 1% 4% 114
New York 28% 67% 4% 1% 137
Pennsylvania 42% 55% 1% 2% 114
Texas 32% 65% 1% 3% 218

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by state

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 32% 27% 5% 32% 5% 280
Florida 19% 38% 3% 36% 4% 169
Illinois 22% 26% 4% 44% 4% 114
New York 25% 30% 4% 35% 6% 137
Pennsylvania 16% 29% 3% 48% 4% 114
Texas 25% 27% 4% 41% 4% 218