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Saying Grace, Frequency of

Measures how often one prays before meals


Below are 19 questions from surveys in the ARDA that attempt to measure this concept. The ARDA staff further categorized these questions into 3 types:

FrequencyGrowing UpOccurrence

FrequencyQuestion asks respondents about the frequency of table prayer or grace being said at their home


Growing UpQuestion asks whether there was usual table prayer or grace said at home when the respondent was a child


OccurrenceQuestion asks whether table prayer or grace is said at any time at the adult respondent’s home, without specification of frequency

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