Generational cohort among adults ages 65 and older by frequency of prayer (2014) Switch to: Frequency of prayer among adults ages 65 and older by generational group

% of adults ages 65 and older who are…

Frequency of prayerYounger MillennialOlder MillennialGeneration XBaby BoomerSilentGreatestSample size
At least daily< 1%< 1%< 1%26%67%7%5,801
Weekly< 1%< 1%< 1%32%63%5%1,218
Monthly< 1%< 1%< 1%37%59%4%374
Seldom/never< 1%< 1%< 1%33%61%7%1,769
Don't know< 1%< 1%< 1%25%64%11%165
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.

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