Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by age group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Alabama 18% 29% 27% 25% 225
Alaska 25% 30% 34% 11% 153
Arizona 27% 28% 26% 20% 345
Arkansas 20% 34% 26% 20% 140
California 24% 34% 27% 16% 1,809
Colorado 23% 31% 28% 18% 249
Connecticut 14% 40% 33% 13% 163
Delaware 20% 29% 32% 20% 112
District of Columbia 38% 32% 19% 12% 125
Florida 19% 30% 27% 24% 941
Georgia 22% 35% 26% 17% 458
Hawaii 23% 35% 25% 16% 156
Idaho 29% 24% 26% 20% 153
Illinois 26% 33% 24% 16% 577
Indiana 23% 32% 24% 21% 292
Iowa 30% 23% 29% 18% 139
Kansas 26% 33% 26% 14% 132
Kentucky 26% 27% 29% 17% 192
Louisiana 21% 34% 27% 17% 205
Maine 26% 19% 35% 20% 126
Maryland 25% 32% 25% 17% 286
Massachusetts 22% 36% 26% 15% 325
Michigan 24% 26% 32% 18% 420
Minnesota 24% 30% 30% 17% 263
Mississippi 22% 31% 30% 16% 140
Missouri 23% 30% 26% 21% 291
Montana 22% 29% 30% 19% 147
Nebraska 13% 34% 36% 17% 128
Nevada 25% 35% 23% 17% 161
New Hampshire 25% 32% 26% 17% 135
New Jersey 16% 35% 32% 18% 372
New Mexico 17% 37% 30% 16% 156
New York 26% 30% 26% 18% 908
North Carolina 20% 34% 27% 19% 472
North Dakota 19% 29% 30% 22% 147
Ohio 24% 27% 32% 18% 490
Oklahoma 25% 28% 28% 18% 174
Oregon 21% 29% 31% 19% 217
Pennsylvania 23% 27% 28% 21% 613
Rhode Island 12% 47% 26% 14% 111
South Carolina 25% 28% 27% 20% 231
South Dakota 25% 28% 30% 17% 143
Tennessee 22% 31% 30% 17% 318
Texas 27% 34% 24% 16% 1,199
Utah 31% 33% 25% 11% 162
Vermont 16% 27% 34% 23% 157
Virginia 21% 34% 28% 17% 431
Washington 23% 35% 26% 16% 353
West Virginia 17% 33% 31% 18% 139
Wisconsin 19% 36% 29% 16% 250
Wyoming 26% 28% 30% 16% 150

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