Attendance at religious services among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by religious attendance

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who attend religious services…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 51% 33% 16% 1% 314
Alaska 31% 36% 33% < 1% 183
Arizona 37% 30% 33% < 1% 410
Arkansas 47% 26% 26% 1% 172
California 30% 33% 36% < 1% 1,784
Colorado 36% 31% 33% < 1% 278
Connecticut 28% 39% 33% < 1% 196
Delaware 29% 34% 36% 1% 146
Florida 36% 34% 29% 1% 1,035
Georgia 43% 32% 24% 1% 528
Hawaii 36% 34% 30% < 1% 160
Idaho 36% 28% 35% 1% 209
Illinois 40% 27% 32% 1% 721
Indiana 39% 30% 30% 2% 383
Iowa 42% 34% 23% < 1% 201
Kansas 42% 32% 25% < 1% 204
Kentucky 43% 31% 26% 1% 245
Louisiana 43% 35% 22% < 1% 262
Maine 25% 32% 43% 1% 180
Maryland 31% 39% 30% < 1% 298
Massachusetts 20% 33% 47% < 1% 325
Michigan 38% 31% 31% < 1% 545
Minnesota 39% 33% 28% < 1% 331
Mississippi 50% 32% 19% < 1% 178
Missouri 44% 33% 23% < 1% 402
Montana 33% 31% 36% < 1% 215
Nebraska 44% 28% 27% < 1% 202
Nevada 34% 32% 33% < 1% 194
New Hampshire 24% 25% 50% 1% 180
New Jersey 34% 36% 30% < 1% 437
New Mexico 38% 32% 30% < 1% 153
New York 29% 34% 37% < 1% 882
North Carolina 44% 35% 21% < 1% 559
North Dakota 35% 35% 30% < 1% 233
Ohio 43% 29% 28% < 1% 682
Oklahoma 49% 30% 21% < 1% 240
Oregon 35% 28% 36% 1% 228
Pennsylvania 41% 31% 27% < 1% 793
Rhode Island 39% 25% 36% < 1% 155
South Carolina 50% 29% 20% < 1% 271
South Dakota 44% 34% 22% < 1% 212
Tennessee 55% 23% 22% 1% 407
Texas 41% 34% 25% < 1% 1,330
Utah 61% 17% 22% < 1% 222
Vermont 29% 30% 40% < 1% 143
Virginia 44% 31% 24% < 1% 516
Washington 34% 32% 33% 1% 386
West Virginia 53% 26% 21% < 1% 188
Wisconsin 31% 41% 28% < 1% 369
Wyoming 41% 30% 28% 1% 230

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