Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray weekly by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who pray weekly by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who pray weekly who attend prayer group…

StateAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
California13%11%10%66%< 1%502
Georgia15%14%13%58%< 1%140
Illinois10%10%11%70%< 1%229
Indiana24%8%10%59%< 1%129
Massachusetts9%9%3%78%< 1%104
Michigan8%15%10%67%< 1%146
Minnesota10%9%7%74%< 1%108
Missouri9%7%7%77%< 1%106
New Jersey9%4%15%72%< 1%143
New York8%12%9%70%< 1%278
North Carolina11%12%10%67%< 1%141
Ohio13%9%10%68%< 1%182
Pennsylvania15%8%9%68%< 1%214
Texas21%14%10%55%< 1%376
Virginia13%10%9%68%< 1%121
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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