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

% of blacks who attend prayer group…

StateAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
District of Columbia33%11%10%44%1%119
Georgia38%16%7%38%< 1%251
Louisiana51%15%4%30%< 1%119
Maryland39%13%8%40%< 1%156
Mississippi54%10%14%23%< 1%103
New York32%10%7%48%2%240
North Carolina41%15%10%34%< 1%183
Pennsylvania33%14%7%47%< 1%112
South Carolina49%14%14%22%1%112
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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