Age distribution among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by age group

% of who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 258. 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% 29% 30% 23% 258
Arizona 15% 30% 32% 23% 215
Arkansas 18% 32% 29% 22% 140
California 17% 38% 28% 17% 1,000
Colorado 17% 29% 31% 23% 149
Florida 14% 29% 30% 26% 623
Georgia 19% 36% 28% 18% 414
Idaho 19% 28% 31% 22% 119
Illinois 12% 38% 28% 22% 395
Indiana 16% 33% 32% 19% 239
Iowa 16% 30% 32% 22% 118
Kansas 10% 48% 24% 18% 114
Kentucky 11% 41% 29% 19% 185
Louisiana 18% 34% 31% 17% 200
Maryland 17% 30% 28% 25% 205
Massachusetts 14% 33% 28% 25% 107
Michigan 12% 29% 33% 26% 323
Minnesota 11% 28% 37% 24% 160
Mississippi 16% 30% 34% 21% 160
Missouri 13% 32% 30% 25% 233
Nebraska 19% 29% 29% 22% 113
New Jersey 20% 29% 27% 24% 240
New Mexico 20% 33% 26% 20% 105
New York 17% 32% 31% 21% 483
North Carolina 14% 35% 30% 21% 422
North Dakota 14% 34% 32% 21% 110
Ohio 15% 31% 32% 22% 376
Oklahoma 13% 27% 32% 27% 156
Oregon 20% 27% 30% 23% 110
Pennsylvania 12% 31% 33% 24% 466
South Carolina 17% 35% 27% 21% 224
South Dakota 19% 29% 34% 18% 106
Tennessee 12% 32% 33% 23% 319
Texas 17% 37% 29% 18% 1,021
Utah 31% 33% 23% 14% 135
Virginia 15% 35% 29% 21% 308
Washington 22% 34% 26% 17% 198
West Virginia 17% 21% 34% 28% 143
Wisconsin 12% 30% 36% 22% 191
Wyoming 16% 29% 34% 21% 116

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