Age distribution among adults who pray weekly by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who pray weekly by age group

% of adults who pray weekly who are ages…

Religious tradition18-2930-4950-6465+Sample size
Evangelical Protestant23%33%27%16%1,096
Historically Black Protestant32%34%23%11%218
Mainline Protestant20%31%26%23%1,301
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")31%41%22%6%743
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