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

% of republicans and Republican leaners who attend prayer group…

StateAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Alabama42%7%11%39%< 1%268
Alaska27%4%9%59%< 1%138
Arizona32%10%9%49%< 1%291
Arkansas35%17%10%38%< 1%140
California25%10%8%57%< 1%1,203
Connecticut16%8%11%65%< 1%124
Georgia35%13%11%41%< 1%416
Idaho37%9%3%51%< 1%157
Illinois25%14%8%53%< 1%460
Indiana32%11%11%46%< 1%286
Kansas34%10%8%48%< 1%158
Kentucky35%5%12%47%< 1%188
Louisiana32%16%10%41%< 1%198
Maine16%5%7%71%< 1%108
Maryland20%9%9%61%< 1%192
Massachusetts5%8%5%82%< 1%197
Michigan28%12%7%52%< 1%336
Mississippi43%11%10%36%< 1%142
Missouri28%9%10%52%< 1%266
Montana22%8%12%58%< 1%155
New Hampshire11%8%13%67%1%116
New Jersey24%6%9%61%1%297
New Mexico28%20%8%44%< 1%106
New York22%9%9%60%1%604
North Carolina34%12%11%43%1%412
North Dakota22%7%11%60%< 1%176
Oklahoma42%13%9%36%< 1%177
Pennsylvania30%6%9%55%< 1%546
South Carolina36%11%9%43%< 1%218
South Dakota25%10%8%56%1%169
Texas31%11%10%47%< 1%1,080
Utah70%7%3%20%< 1%174
Washington33%9%7%50%< 1%236
West Virginia42%16%8%33%1%125
Wyoming32%6%8%54%< 1%190
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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