Frequency of prayer among Christians by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among Christians by frequency of prayer

% of Christians who pray…

Importance of religion in one's lifeAt least dailyWeeklyMonthlySeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Very important83%12%2%2%1%17,053
Somewhat important40%31%12%16%1%6,016
Not too important18%17%13%51%< 1%1,426
Not at all important27%10%6%56%1%410
Don't know62%11%5%5%17%143
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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