Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among democrats and Democratic leaners by state (2014) Switch to: State among democrats and Democratic leaners by attendance at prayer groups

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who attend prayer group…

StateAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Alabama36%14%11%39%< 1%181
Alaska12%5%2%81%< 1%107
Arizona12%11%4%73%< 1%243
California18%9%8%66%< 1%1,856
Colorado11%7%9%73%< 1%211
Delaware20%11%9%61%< 1%161
District of Columbia21%8%7%63%1%223
Georgia28%12%7%53%< 1%396
Hawaii15%9%12%64%< 1%159
Idaho20%3%16%61%< 1%111
Illinois16%6%8%70%< 1%632
Indiana22%9%9%60%< 1%254
Iowa14%4%11%71%< 1%136
Kentucky21%9%14%57%< 1%195
Louisiana39%12%6%43%< 1%200
Maine4%2%2%92%< 1%152
Maryland26%9%6%59%< 1%372
Massachusetts15%7%6%71%< 1%404
Michigan17%11%6%66%< 1%470
Minnesota15%7%7%71%< 1%273
Mississippi45%14%12%29%< 1%128
Missouri19%8%6%67%< 1%271
Montana13%2%8%77%< 1%107
Nebraska15%10%10%66%< 1%112
New Hampshire9%5%4%82%< 1%141
New Jersey17%10%9%63%< 1%444
New Mexico19%9%5%67%< 1%164
New York16%7%6%71%1%1,025
North Carolina28%10%9%54%< 1%458
North Dakota16%6%8%71%< 1%108
Oklahoma28%7%10%55%< 1%161
Oregon9%5%8%77%< 1%207
Pennsylvania15%9%8%68%< 1%641
Rhode Island11%5%9%75%< 1%153
South Carolina38%10%10%42%< 1%188
South Dakota13%6%15%67%< 1%109
Utah14%5%6%75%< 1%100
Vermont6%4%4%85%< 1%178
Virginia26%12%7%55%< 1%357
West Virginia38%10%6%45%1%139
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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