Age distribution among adults who say religion is very important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is very important by age group

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State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 385. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Alabama 18% 34% 27% 20% 385
Alaska 15% 40% 31% 14% 120
Arizona 16% 33% 28% 23% 328
Arkansas 20% 32% 27% 21% 210
California 18% 36% 28% 18% 1,621
Colorado 17% 31% 32% 20% 226
Connecticut 11% 36% 32% 22% 151
Delaware 20% 29% 28% 23% 143
District of Columbia 25% 34% 25% 16% 128
Florida 14% 30% 29% 26% 1,032
Georgia 19% 36% 27% 18% 611
Hawaii 20% 33% 27% 20% 131
Idaho 19% 30% 29% 22% 166
Illinois 14% 36% 28% 22% 680
Indiana 15% 30% 31% 23% 376
Iowa 17% 30% 27% 27% 181
Kansas 13% 39% 30% 18% 163
Kentucky 14% 33% 31% 22% 284
Louisiana 18% 33% 27% 21% 327
Maine 11% 36% 28% 25% 107
Maryland 17% 31% 31% 21% 318
Massachusetts 13% 35% 27% 25% 242
Michigan 15% 30% 32% 23% 496
Minnesota 13% 31% 32% 24% 274
Mississippi 16% 33% 29% 22% 231
Missouri 16% 29% 31% 24% 350
Montana 15% 22% 38% 25% 136
Nebraska 17% 28% 31% 25% 178
Nevada 16% 36% 24% 24% 129
New Hampshire 18% 23% 32% 28% 102
New Jersey 15% 31% 31% 23% 417
New Mexico 15% 40% 27% 18% 166
New York 16% 32% 29% 24% 857
North Carolina 17% 35% 29% 19% 629
North Dakota 11% 33% 34% 22% 195
Ohio 17% 27% 32% 23% 655
Oklahoma 20% 30% 29% 21% 248
Oregon 18% 29% 29% 24% 172
Pennsylvania 12% 31% 32% 25% 728
Rhode Island 16% 30% 33% 22% 144
South Carolina 18% 35% 26% 21% 339
South Dakota 19% 29% 31% 21% 170
Tennessee 16% 34% 30% 20% 465
Texas 19% 36% 28% 18% 1,569
Utah 24% 39% 22% 14% 184
Virginia 16% 34% 30% 20% 486
Washington 20% 34% 24% 23% 302
West Virginia 14% 27% 32% 27% 195
Wisconsin 17% 33% 27% 23% 270
Wyoming 17% 30% 32% 21% 163

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