State among adults who pray weekly

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 5,299. 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% 11% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 3% < 1% < 1% 5% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 6% 3% < 1% 4% 1% 1% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 8% 1% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 5,299
2007 2% < 1% 1% 1% 11% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 5% 2% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 4% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 6% 3% < 1% 4% 2% 2% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 2% 6% 1% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 5,789

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State among adults who pray weekly by religious group

% of adults who pray weekly 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
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Catholic < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 14% 1% 2% 1% < 1% 5% 1% 1% < 1% 6% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 4% 3% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 5% 1% 10% 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 1% 5% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 8% < 1% < 1% 2% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 1,431
Evangelical Protestant 2% < 1% 2% 2% 10% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 4% 4% < 1% 1% 4% 3% 2% 1% 3% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 4% 1% 1% 3% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 3% < 1% 4% 3% 2% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 5% 9% < 1% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 1,105
Historically Black Protestant 4% < 1% < 1% 2% 5% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 10% 9% < 1% < 1% 7% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 6% < 1% 6% 1% 5% < 1% 2% 3% < 1% 1% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 6% 4% < 1% 4% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% 7% < 1% < 1% 4% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 219
Jewish < 1% < 1% 4% < 1% 11% 2% 2% < 1% 1% 15% < 1% < 1% 1% 4% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 2% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 12% < 1% 18% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 6% < 1% < 1% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 135
Mainline Protestant 1% < 1% 2% 1% 7% 2% 2% < 1% < 1% 7% 3% 1% 1% 4% 3% 2% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 2% 1% 3% 4% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 4% 4% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 7% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% 7% < 1% < 1% 2% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 1,323
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 1% < 1% 4% 1% 11% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 5% 3% < 1% < 1% 4% 3% 1% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2% 2% 4% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 5% 4% < 1% 5% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 2% 7% 1% < 1% 3% 2% < 1% 3% < 1% 754

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Arizona 25% 37% 22% 17% 103
California 22% 37% 26% 15% 491
Florida 24% 29% 28% 19% 291
Georgia 30% 26% 31% 13% 139
Illinois 28% 33% 27% 11% 225
Indiana 20% 34% 31% 15% 128
Maryland 23% 44% 28% 6% 105
Massachusetts 8% 33% 47% 12% 102
Michigan 29% 33% 26% 12% 144
Minnesota 18% 36% 27% 18% 106
Missouri 20% 32% 35% 13% 106
New Jersey 23% 31% 29% 18% 139
New York 23% 38% 24% 15% 272
North Carolina 28% 26% 30% 17% 140
Ohio 23% 33% 25% 19% 181
Pennsylvania 25% 31% 24% 20% 212
Texas 29% 40% 20% 11% 373
Virginia 25% 34% 24% 17% 118
Wisconsin 19% 39% 27% 15% 111

Generational cohort among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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Arizona 16% 19% 27% 29% 9% < 1% 103
California 13% 17% 29% 31% 10% 1% 491
Florida 14% 15% 25% 32% 13% 2% 291
Georgia 24% 10% 22% 35% 8% 1% 139
Illinois 24% 11% 27% 30% 8% 1% 225
Indiana 11% 13% 29% 32% 13% 1% 128
Maryland 14% 19% 33% 30% 4% < 1% 105
Massachusetts 4% 4% 33% 51% 8% < 1% 102
Michigan 23% 9% 30% 30% 7% 1% 144
Minnesota 12% 13% 30% 33% 12% < 1% 106
Missouri 10% 19% 23% 41% 6% < 1% 106
New Jersey 19% 7% 28% 37% 9% < 1% 139
New York 14% 16% 31% 29% 9% 1% 272
North Carolina 16% 20% 17% 39% 7% < 1% 140
Ohio 16% 12% 28% 31% 13% < 1% 181
Pennsylvania 13% 16% 26% 31% 13% < 1% 212
Texas 19% 19% 31% 23% 7% 1% 373
Virginia 10% 19% 30% 31% 10% < 1% 118
Wisconsin 14% 12% 32% 31% 11% < 1% 111

Gender composition among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

State Men Women Sample Size
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Arizona 52% 48% 104
California 48% 52% 502
Florida 48% 52% 291
Georgia 59% 41% 140
Illinois 49% 51% 229
Indiana 58% 42% 129
Maryland 46% 54% 105
Massachusetts 48% 52% 104
Michigan 46% 54% 146
Minnesota 55% 45% 108
Missouri 44% 56% 106
New Jersey 49% 51% 143
New York 48% 52% 278
North Carolina 45% 55% 141
Ohio 56% 44% 182
Pennsylvania 47% 53% 214
Texas 55% 45% 376
Virginia 44% 56% 121
Wisconsin 50% 50% 112

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Arizona 55% 9% 1% 23% 11% 101
California 43% 7% 9% 39% 3% 496
Florida 62% 15% 3% 20% 1% 290
Georgia 64% 25% 1% 7% 3% 139
Illinois 66% 13% 2% 17% 2% 227
Indiana 87% 4% < 1% 5% 4% 126
Maryland 63% 20% 2% 10% 6% 103
Massachusetts 85% 4% 3% 7% < 1% 104
Michigan 80% 13% 2% 4% 1% 146
Minnesota 86% 1% 1% 4% 8% 106
Missouri 85% 12% < 1% 1% 2% 105
New Jersey 68% 4% 7% 16% 4% 138
New York 63% 10% 4% 18% 5% 271
North Carolina 69% 19% 2% 8% 2% 140
Ohio 85% 11% 2% 2% < 1% 180
Pennsylvania 88% 5% 2% 5% 1% 213
Texas 44% 8% 2% 42% 4% 371
Virginia 74% 15% 6% 4% 1% 119
Wisconsin 84% 3% 2% 7% 5% 111

Immigrant status among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
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Arizona 17% 9% 74% 103
California 32% 16% 52% 498
Florida 22% 13% 65% 289
Georgia 8% 5% 86% 140
Illinois 12% 14% 74% 227
Indiana 3% 7% 90% 129
Maryland 15% 8% 77% 104
Massachusetts 11% 16% 73% 102
Michigan 7% 7% 86% 145
Minnesota 2% 5% 93% 108
Missouri 2% 1% 97% 104
New Jersey 16% 16% 68% 141
New York 24% 16% 60% 274
North Carolina 8% 6% 86% 139
Ohio 5% 9% 85% 182
Pennsylvania 7% 8% 84% 208
Texas 25% 14% 61% 371
Virginia 11% 4% 85% 121
Wisconsin 5% 8% 87% 110

Income distribution among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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 37% 14% 26% 23% 438
Florida 33% 25% 24% 18% 256
Georgia 39% 18% 21% 23% 127
Illinois 29% 23% 29% 20% 197
Indiana 36% 18% 30% 16% 118
Michigan 41% 20% 25% 14% 131
Missouri 27% 34% 23% 15% 103
New Jersey 17% 14% 25% 44% 117
New York 34% 20% 24% 22% 234
North Carolina 41% 14% 30% 15% 124
Ohio 37% 21% 33% 9% 167
Pennsylvania 31% 24% 23% 23% 190
Texas 39% 18% 23% 19% 339
Virginia 29% 21% 29% 21% 108

Educational distribution among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who have completed…

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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Arizona 47% 30% 12% 11% 104
California 43% 26% 18% 12% 499
Florida 50% 24% 15% 11% 291
Georgia 47% 28% 15% 10% 140
Illinois 40% 32% 17% 11% 226
Indiana 55% 27% 13% 5% 129
Maryland 37% 30% 16% 18% 105
Massachusetts 41% 21% 19% 19% 104
Michigan 37% 45% 10% 9% 145
Minnesota 32% 35% 21% 12% 107
Missouri 47% 25% 17% 11% 106
New Jersey 37% 29% 16% 18% 140
New York 34% 35% 19% 12% 276
North Carolina 37% 38% 11% 14% 141
Ohio 42% 34% 16% 9% 182
Pennsylvania 44% 31% 14% 10% 213
Texas 47% 28% 17% 9% 375
Virginia 36% 34% 20% 11% 120
Wisconsin 45% 29% 21% 5% 111

Marital status among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Arizona 45% 15% 6% 2% 32% 103
California 47% 9% 13% 5% 25% 499
Florida 40% 10% 19% 8% 23% 291
Georgia 45% 6% 14% 4% 31% 140
Illinois 40% 10% 9% 4% 37% 228
Indiana 40% 6% 15% 10% 30% 129
Maryland 42% 7% 11% 3% 38% 105
Massachusetts 56% 4% 21% 7% 11% 104
Michigan 42% 8% 12% 9% 28% 145
Minnesota 53% 9% 13% 4% 20% 108
Missouri 49% 14% 12% 1% 23% 106
New Jersey 53% 3% 14% 1% 28% 142
New York 50% 7% 11% 3% 29% 276
North Carolina 51% 11% 6% 7% 25% 141
Ohio 45% 5% 11% 6% 33% 182
Pennsylvania 47% 8% 12% 9% 24% 214
Texas 46% 5% 13% 4% 32% 375
Virginia 44% 3% 22% 6% 26% 121
Wisconsin 52% 7% 15% 4% 21% 112

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Arizona 30% 70% 104
California 31% 69% 501
Florida 29% 71% 290
Georgia 29% 71% 139
Illinois 23% 77% 229
Indiana 24% 76% 129
Maryland 30% 70% 105
Massachusetts 23% 77% 103
Michigan 26% 74% 145
Minnesota 24% 76% 108
Missouri 29% 71% 106
New Jersey 30% 70% 142
New York 37% 63% 278
North Carolina 30% 70% 140
Ohio 29% 71% 181
Pennsylvania 25% 75% 213
Texas 36% 64% 375
Virginia 29% 71% 121
Wisconsin 44% 56% 111

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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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Arizona 52% 30% 11% < 1% 4% 3% 104
California 56% 37% 3% 1% 1% 1% 502
Florida 67% 27% 3% 1% 1% 2% 291
Georgia 71% 25% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 140
Illinois 65% 27% 5% < 1% < 1% 2% 229
Indiana 64% 34% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 129
Maryland 68% 26% 4% < 1% 1% 1% 105
Massachusetts 50% 39% 9% 1% < 1% 2% 104
Michigan 63% 32% 5% < 1% < 1% < 1% 146
Minnesota 47% 47% 3% < 1% < 1% 2% 108
Missouri 65% 25% 8% < 1% < 1% 2% 106
New Jersey 63% 33% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 143
New York 62% 28% 6% < 1% 3% 1% 278
North Carolina 72% 27% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 141
Ohio 64% 33% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 182
Pennsylvania 59% 33% 7% 1% < 1% 1% 214
Texas 57% 37% 2% 1% 1% 2% 376
Virginia 60% 29% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 121
Wisconsin 53% 35% 8% 1% 1% 1% 112

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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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Arizona 28% 55% 15% 1% 1% 104
California 43% 42% 12% 3% < 1% 502
Florida 37% 48% 11% 3% 1% 291
Georgia 45% 49% 4% 2% < 1% 140
Illinois 39% 51% 7% 3% < 1% 229
Indiana 43% 45% 9% 1% 1% 129
Maryland 42% 42% 14% 1% 1% 105
Massachusetts 34% 55% 7% 4% < 1% 104
Michigan 39% 46% 10% 5% < 1% 146
Minnesota 36% 55% 8% 1% < 1% 108
Missouri 35% 52% 12% < 1% 1% 106
New Jersey 41% 46% 6% 6% 1% 143
New York 42% 45% 9% 3% < 1% 278
North Carolina 37% 52% 8% 3% < 1% 141
Ohio 46% 42% 10% 2% 1% 182
Pennsylvania 42% 46% 7% 4% 1% 214
Texas 50% 41% 6% 3% 1% 376
Virginia 39% 50% 8% 3% < 1% 121
Wisconsin 39% 48% 8% 5% < 1% 112

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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.
Arizona 15% 55% 28% 1% 104
California 25% 46% 29% < 1% 502
Florida 24% 51% 24% 1% 291
Georgia 28% 50% 21% 1% 140
Illinois 28% 48% 24% < 1% 229
Indiana 28% 41% 28% 3% 129
Maryland 25% 50% 26% < 1% 105
Massachusetts 32% 45% 23% 1% 104
Michigan 29% 38% 32% < 1% 146
Minnesota 19% 59% 21% < 1% 108
Missouri 26% 43% 30% < 1% 106
New Jersey 30% 48% 21% < 1% 143
New York 29% 48% 22% 1% 278
North Carolina 20% 60% 20% < 1% 141
Ohio 28% 42% 30% < 1% 182
Pennsylvania 26% 48% 26% < 1% 214
Texas 32% 48% 20% < 1% 376
Virginia 20% 53% 27% 1% 121
Wisconsin 23% 53% 24% 1% 112

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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.
Arizona 14% 8% 9% 69% 1% 104
California 13% 11% 10% 66% < 1% 502
Florida 11% 11% 9% 68% 1% 291
Georgia 15% 14% 13% 58% < 1% 140
Illinois 10% 10% 11% 70% < 1% 229
Indiana 24% 8% 10% 59% < 1% 129
Maryland 16% 9% 14% 60% 1% 105
Massachusetts 9% 9% 3% 78% < 1% 104
Michigan 8% 15% 10% 67% < 1% 146
Minnesota 10% 9% 7% 74% < 1% 108
Missouri 9% 7% 7% 77% < 1% 106
New Jersey 9% 4% 15% 72% < 1% 143
New York 8% 12% 9% 70% < 1% 278
North Carolina 11% 12% 10% 67% < 1% 141
Ohio 13% 9% 10% 68% < 1% 182
Pennsylvania 15% 8% 9% 68% < 1% 214
Texas 21% 14% 10% 55% < 1% 376
Virginia 13% 10% 9% 68% < 1% 121
Wisconsin 10% 9% 9% 70% 3% 112

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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.
Arizona 23% 11% 7% 55% 4% 104
California 35% 14% 7% 44% 1% 502
Florida 36% 10% 3% 49% 2% 291
Georgia 35% 15% < 1% 47% 2% 140
Illinois 33% 8% 6% 53% < 1% 229
Indiana 27% 7% 1% 64% 1% 129
Maryland 31% 16% 11% 42% < 1% 105
Massachusetts 33% 9% 5% 54% < 1% 104
Michigan 28% 10% 2% 60% < 1% 146
Minnesota 32% 10% 2% 55% 1% 108
Missouri 24% 8% 3% 65% < 1% 106
New Jersey 28% 9% 8% 55% < 1% 143
New York 31% 11% 7% 50% 1% 278
North Carolina 30% 10% 6% 53% 1% 141
Ohio 29% 13% 4% 54% 1% 182
Pennsylvania 26% 9% 6% 58% < 1% 214
Texas 35% 12% 9% 43% 1% 376
Virginia 27% 19% 5% 48% < 1% 121
Wisconsin 24% 12% 11% 53% < 1% 112

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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.
Arizona 40% 25% 12% 18% 4% 104
California 51% 22% 15% 11% 1% 502
Florida 58% 17% 12% 12% < 1% 291
Georgia 56% 20% 13% 10% 1% 140
Illinois 40% 28% 14% 17% 1% 229
Indiana 43% 27% 7% 22% 1% 129
Maryland 50% 29% 16% 4% 1% 105
Massachusetts 39% 30% 19% 11% 2% 104
Michigan 51% 25% 12% 11% 1% 146
Minnesota 42% 33% 14% 10% 2% 108
Missouri 55% 19% 16% 10% 1% 106
New Jersey 52% 20% 14% 12% 2% 143
New York 47% 20% 16% 17% < 1% 278
North Carolina 45% 20% 24% 11% 1% 141
Ohio 48% 19% 22% 10% 1% 182
Pennsylvania 40% 22% 18% 19% 1% 214
Texas 55% 17% 13% 13% 2% 376
Virginia 44% 34% 11% 10% 1% 121
Wisconsin 45% 21% 12% 22% < 1% 112

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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
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Arizona 46% 18% 7% 25% 3% 104
California 45% 16% 14% 23% 2% 502
Florida 42% 15% 11% 30% 2% 291
Georgia 54% 17% 12% 18% < 1% 140
Illinois 39% 14% 16% 30% < 1% 229
Indiana 32% 20% 16% 32% < 1% 129
Maryland 36% 17% 16% 30% < 1% 105
Massachusetts 41% 20% 14% 24% < 1% 104
Michigan 31% 20% 19% 28% 1% 146
Minnesota 37% 24% 13% 25% < 1% 108
Missouri 34% 16% 13% 34% 2% 106
New Jersey 34% 20% 18% 28% < 1% 143
New York 40% 18% 14% 26% 1% 278
North Carolina 34% 22% 19% 25% < 1% 141
Ohio 37% 23% 15% 25% < 1% 182
Pennsylvania 30% 20% 21% 30% < 1% 214
Texas 42% 19% 16% 22% 1% 376
Virginia 43% 19% 14% 24% < 1% 121
Wisconsin 28% 15% 21% 35% 1% 112

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

State Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 25% 13% 44% 15% 3% 104
California 23% 15% 51% 8% 4% 502
Florida 21% 13% 54% 11% 2% 291
Georgia 33% 9% 46% 10% 2% 140
Illinois 19% 18% 53% 8% 2% 229
Indiana 19% 12% 59% 7% 3% 129
Maryland 32% 13% 43% 12% 1% 105
Massachusetts 15% 15% 54% 16% 1% 104
Michigan 24% 8% 61% 6% 1% 146
Minnesota 12% 14% 65% 6% 3% 108
Missouri 20% 13% 61% 6% 1% 106
New Jersey 21% 14% 50% 11% 3% 143
New York 18% 20% 50% 10% 2% 278
North Carolina 23% 12% 56% 8% 1% 141
Ohio 26% 10% 53% 8% 2% 182
Pennsylvania 24% 9% 59% 6% 3% 214
Texas 29% 11% 46% 12% 2% 376
Virginia 18% 15% 56% 11% 1% 121
Wisconsin 24% 10% 49% 16% 1% 112

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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
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Arizona 29% 66% 1% 4% 104
California 24% 72% 2% 2% 502
Florida 26% 72% 1% 1% 291
Georgia 37% 61% 1% < 1% 140
Illinois 31% 66% 2% 1% 229
Indiana 32% 66% 1% 1% 129
Maryland 31% 67% 1% 1% 105
Massachusetts 25% 71% 2% 1% 104
Michigan 34% 65% 1% < 1% 146
Minnesota 32% 67% < 1% 1% 108
Missouri 27% 73% < 1% < 1% 106
New Jersey 25% 74% < 1% 1% 143
New York 19% 79% 1% < 1% 278
North Carolina 33% 67% < 1% < 1% 141
Ohio 24% 74% 1% 1% 182
Pennsylvania 35% 65% 1% < 1% 214
Texas 31% 66% 2% 2% 376
Virginia 32% 65% 1% 2% 121
Wisconsin 24% 73% 2% 2% 112

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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.
Arizona 12% 15% 14% 56% 4% 104
California 17% 15% 13% 53% 1% 502
Florida 20% 16% 13% 50% 2% 291
Georgia 29% 23% 11% 38% < 1% 140
Illinois 13% 17% 12% 57% 1% 229
Indiana 25% 12% 13% 50% < 1% 129
Maryland 18% 21% 11% 49% < 1% 105
Massachusetts 10% 16% 9% 64% 1% 104
Michigan 16% 16% 16% 50% 1% 146
Minnesota 13% 13% 15% 59% 1% 108
Missouri 18% 14% 17% 51% < 1% 106
New Jersey 10% 16% 14% 60% < 1% 143
New York 14% 11% 15% 59% 1% 278
North Carolina 18% 28% 15% 40% < 1% 141
Ohio 18% 15% 13% 54% < 1% 182
Pennsylvania 15% 11% 14% 60% < 1% 214
Texas 29% 14% 16% 41% < 1% 376
Virginia 24% 13% 18% 44% < 1% 121
Wisconsin 9% 13% 14% 62% 1% 112

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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
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Arizona 13% 37% 1% 40% 8% 104
California 21% 30% 2% 39% 9% 502
Florida 24% 37% 1% 27% 11% 291
Georgia 31% 37% 2% 26% 4% 140
Illinois 22% 39% 1% 31% 6% 229
Indiana 32% 37% 1% 22% 8% 129
Maryland 25% 33% 4% 33% 5% 105
Massachusetts 17% 36% 3% 32% 12% 104
Michigan 21% 44% 3% 27% 4% 146
Minnesota 12% 50% < 1% 24% 14% 108
Missouri 28% 29% 5% 28% 10% 106
New Jersey 13% 37% 2% 37% 12% 143
New York 19% 30% 1% 42% 8% 278
North Carolina 20% 40% 3% 28% 9% 141
Ohio 25% 41% 2% 24% 8% 182
Pennsylvania 28% 30% 1% 37% 4% 214
Texas 32% 32% 2% 28% 6% 376
Virginia 22% 33% 1% 37% 7% 121
Wisconsin 25% 40% 1% 26% 8% 112

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 78% 15% 7% 104
California 73% 16% 11% 502
Florida 75% 17% 8% 291
Georgia 81% 12% 7% 140
Illinois 84% 10% 6% 229
Indiana 90% 6% 4% 129
Maryland 80% 14% 5% 105
Massachusetts 77% 19% 4% 104
Michigan 90% 6% 4% 146
Minnesota 90% 10% < 1% 108
Missouri 88% 9% 3% 106
New Jersey 75% 15% 10% 143
New York 78% 18% 4% 278
North Carolina 87% 7% 6% 141
Ohio 82% 9% 9% 182
Pennsylvania 81% 12% 7% 214
Texas 82% 12% 5% 376
Virginia 85% 9% 6% 121
Wisconsin 84% 10% 5% 112

Belief in Hell among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who …in hell

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 58% 31% 12% 104
California 56% 33% 11% 502
Florida 60% 32% 8% 291
Georgia 72% 22% 6% 140
Illinois 59% 31% 10% 229
Indiana 74% 22% 4% 129
Maryland 61% 31% 8% 105
Massachusetts 50% 39% 10% 104
Michigan 71% 25% 4% 146
Minnesota 61% 34% 5% 108
Missouri 71% 23% 6% 106
New Jersey 48% 45% 7% 143
New York 56% 38% 6% 278
North Carolina 71% 22% 6% 141
Ohio 63% 30% 7% 182
Pennsylvania 60% 31% 9% 214
Texas 68% 26% 6% 376
Virginia 70% 23% 7% 121
Wisconsin 61% 33% 5% 112

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Arizona 35% 13% 52% 104
California 31% 20% 49% 502
Florida 39% 18% 43% 291
Georgia 44% 19% 38% 140
Illinois 35% 14% 51% 229
Indiana 42% 18% 40% 129
Maryland 35% 18% 47% 105
Massachusetts 38% 13% 49% 104
Michigan 39% 14% 47% 146
Minnesota 45% 7% 49% 108
Missouri 39% 11% 50% 106
New Jersey 27% 22% 51% 143
New York 32% 18% 49% 278
North Carolina 43% 18% 39% 141
Ohio 43% 13% 45% 182
Pennsylvania 40% 16% 44% 214
Texas 38% 17% 45% 376
Virginia 49% 11% 40% 121
Wisconsin 38% 16% 46% 112

Political ideology among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

State Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 36% 33% 23% 8% 104
California 28% 37% 31% 4% 502
Florida 36% 38% 21% 5% 291
Georgia 40% 31% 28% 2% 140
Illinois 34% 37% 26% 3% 229
Indiana 37% 39% 21% 2% 129
Maryland 24% 45% 26% 5% 105
Massachusetts 39% 35% 23% 3% 104
Michigan 34% 39% 21% 6% 146
Minnesota 41% 33% 23% 3% 108
Missouri 31% 39% 25% 5% 106
New Jersey 23% 44% 29% 5% 143
New York 26% 38% 33% 3% 278
North Carolina 42% 37% 15% 6% 141
Ohio 35% 33% 24% 8% 182
Pennsylvania 32% 35% 23% 10% 214
Texas 31% 37% 26% 6% 376
Virginia 39% 41% 16% 5% 121
Wisconsin 34% 47% 12% 7% 112

Views about size of government among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who would rather have…

State Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 59% 38% 2% 1% 104
California 43% 49% 4% 3% 502
Florida 43% 51% 2% 4% 291
Georgia 46% 48% 3% 2% 140
Illinois 58% 36% 2% 4% 229
Indiana 59% 35% 2% 4% 129
Maryland 56% 42% < 1% 2% 105
Massachusetts 52% 40% 3% 6% 104
Michigan 61% 33% 4% 3% 146
Minnesota 56% 41% 2% < 1% 108
Missouri 56% 39% 1% 5% 106
New Jersey 44% 49% 5% 3% 143
New York 45% 50% 4% 1% 278
North Carolina 53% 41% 3% 3% 141
Ohio 53% 40% 4% 4% 182
Pennsylvania 53% 41% 3% 3% 214
Texas 43% 51% 3% 3% 376
Virginia 59% 38% 1% 1% 121
Wisconsin 64% 33% 1% 2% 112

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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.
Arizona 60% 36% 4% < 1% 104
California 40% 55% 3% 2% 502
Florida 46% 49% 2% 2% 291
Georgia 51% 44% 4% 1% 140
Illinois 48% 49% 2% 2% 229
Indiana 63% 33% 4% 1% 129
Maryland 43% 52% 3% 1% 105
Massachusetts 45% 49% 5% 1% 104
Michigan 52% 43% 4% 1% 146
Minnesota 42% 54% 4% < 1% 108
Missouri 42% 54% 4% < 1% 106
New Jersey 36% 58% 3% 2% 143
New York 39% 57% 4% 1% 278
North Carolina 43% 50% 3% 4% 141
Ohio 50% 45% 5% 1% 182
Pennsylvania 48% 46% 4% 2% 214
Texas 47% 46% 4% 3% 376
Virginia 51% 44% 4% 1% 121
Wisconsin 55% 41% 4% 1% 112

Views about abortion among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who say abortion should be…

State Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 61% 35% 4% 104
California 59% 37% 4% 502
Florida 60% 36% 3% 291
Georgia 47% 51% 2% 140
Illinois 64% 34% 2% 229
Indiana 41% 58% 1% 129
Maryland 77% 22% 1% 105
Massachusetts 67% 30% 3% 104
Michigan 54% 43% 2% 146
Minnesota 59% 38% 3% 108
Missouri 64% 36% < 1% 106
New Jersey 60% 37% 3% 143
New York 64% 34% 2% 278
North Carolina 53% 40% 7% 141
Ohio 53% 44% 3% 182
Pennsylvania 55% 38% 7% 214
Texas 55% 40% 5% 376
Virginia 60% 37% 3% 121
Wisconsin 57% 43% 1% 112

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 62% 25% 6% 6% 104
California 70% 21% 5% 4% 502
Florida 70% 24% 3% 3% 291
Georgia 68% 29% 1% 2% 140
Illinois 70% 25% 2% 3% 229
Indiana 63% 30% 4% 3% 129
Maryland 80% 17% 3% < 1% 105
Massachusetts 84% 12% 2% 2% 104
Michigan 70% 22% 5% 2% 146
Minnesota 75% 23% 2% < 1% 108
Missouri 71% 23% 3% 2% 106
New Jersey 74% 17% 4% 4% 143
New York 78% 16% 4% 3% 278
North Carolina 65% 27% 3% 4% 141
Ohio 71% 24% 1% 4% 182
Pennsylvania 68% 27% 3% 2% 214
Texas 65% 27% 4% 4% 376
Virginia 70% 27% 2% 2% 121
Wisconsin 78% 20% 1% 1% 112

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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.
Arizona 58% 34% 9% 104
California 66% 27% 7% 502
Florida 55% 37% 8% 291
Georgia 55% 38% 7% 140
Illinois 67% 27% 5% 229
Indiana 54% 35% 11% 129
Maryland 75% 20% 5% 105
Massachusetts 66% 29% 5% 104
Michigan 59% 35% 6% 146
Minnesota 70% 28% 2% 108
Missouri 61% 33% 5% 106
New Jersey 59% 29% 11% 143
New York 66% 28% 6% 278
North Carolina 51% 41% 8% 141
Ohio 62% 31% 7% 182
Pennsylvania 55% 34% 11% 214
Texas 55% 36% 8% 376
Virginia 59% 33% 8% 121
Wisconsin 64% 28% 8% 112

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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
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Arizona 41% 55% 3% 2% 104
California 38% 59% 2% 2% 502
Florida 42% 53% 2% 2% 291
Georgia 38% 58% 2% 2% 140
Illinois 47% 50% 1% 1% 229
Indiana 52% 45% 2% 2% 129
Maryland 33% 65% < 1% 1% 105
Massachusetts 37% 58% 3% 2% 104
Michigan 38% 59% 1% 2% 146
Minnesota 39% 58% 1% 2% 108
Missouri 38% 61% 1% < 1% 106
New Jersey 34% 63% 1% 2% 143
New York 31% 67% 2% < 1% 278
North Carolina 40% 56% 1% 3% 141
Ohio 36% 62% 1% 1% 182
Pennsylvania 37% 61% < 1% 2% 214
Texas 38% 58% 2% 2% 376
Virginia 35% 63% 2% 1% 121
Wisconsin 40% 57% 1% 2% 112

Views about human evolution among adults who pray weekly by state

% of adults who pray weekly 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
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Arizona 38% 31% 2% 25% 3% 104
California 37% 27% 4% 26% 5% 502
Florida 32% 30% 2% 30% 7% 291
Georgia 26% 40% 7% 27% < 1% 140
Illinois 38% 34% 2% 23% 2% 229
Indiana 24% 36% 4% 32% 3% 129
Maryland 37% 37% 3% 23% < 1% 105
Massachusetts 35% 28% 4% 28% 5% 104
Michigan 32% 30% 2% 35% 1% 146
Minnesota 32% 35% 10% 21% 1% 108
Missouri 36% 22% 3% 31% 7% 106
New Jersey 43% 29% 4% 22% 2% 143
New York 27% 33% 6% 32% 2% 278
North Carolina 24% 40% 7% 26% 3% 141
Ohio 29% 36% 6% 24% 4% 182
Pennsylvania 33% 27% 4% 33% 3% 214
Texas 31% 32% 3% 29% 5% 376
Virginia 33% 38% 4% 22% 3% 121
Wisconsin 38% 32% < 1% 25% 5% 112