Belief in God among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in God

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who say they…

State Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 268. 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 81% 13% 2% < 1% 3% 1% 268
Alaska 44% 31% 6% 1% 15% 2% 193
Arizona 52% 23% 8% < 1% 14% 2% 374
Arkansas 70% 18% 4% < 1% 6% 2% 180
California 48% 24% 9% 1% 15% 2% 2,431
Colorado 46% 23% 10% 1% 16% 4% 299
Connecticut 51% 25% 6% 1% 13% 4% 257
Delaware 53% 26% 7% 1% 10% 3% 199
District of Columbia 48% 22% 9% 1% 16% 4% 222
Florida 59% 21% 5% 1% 12% 2% 1,303
Georgia 67% 17% 6% < 1% 8% 2% 571
Hawaii 56% 21% 8% 1% 13% 2% 215
Idaho 53% 22% 7% 1% 12% 6% 178
Illinois 53% 26% 6% 1% 11% 4% 860
Indiana 56% 23% 5% 1% 12% 3% 398
Iowa 59% 20% 7% 1% 11% 3% 213
Kansas 60% 25% 2% 1% 10% 3% 187
Kentucky 66% 17% 3% < 1% 13% 1% 251
Louisiana 73% 14% 3% 1% 8% 1% 268
Maine 37% 33% 8% 1% 19% 2% 213
Maryland 59% 18% 5% < 1% 14% 4% 417
Massachusetts 35% 28% 10% 2% 21% 4% 506
Michigan 54% 27% 5% < 1% 11% 2% 601
Minnesota 47% 29% 7% < 1% 12% 4% 357
Mississippi 78% 11% 3% < 1% 5% 2% 181
Missouri 61% 21% 8% < 1% 8% 2% 394
Montana 51% 29% 8% < 1% 12% 1% 170
Nebraska 58% 23% 4% < 1% 12% 3% 180
Nevada 54% 21% 6% 1% 16% 2% 210
New Hampshire 40% 24% 10% 1% 19% 6% 192
New Jersey 58% 25% 6% < 1% 10% 2% 596
New Mexico 54% 25% 4% < 1% 15% 3% 194
New York 51% 22% 9% 1% 14% 3% 1,357
North Carolina 68% 17% 3% 1% 10% 2% 624
North Dakota 52% 28% 4% < 1% 13% 3% 196
Ohio 62% 20% 5% 1% 9% 3% 728
Oklahoma 63% 23% 3% < 1% 9% 2% 244
Oregon 44% 21% 10% < 1% 19% 6% 270
Pennsylvania 53% 24% 7% 1% 13% 3% 836
Rhode Island 53% 23% 2% < 1% 16% 6% 195
South Carolina 68% 18% 4% 1% 7% 2% 282
South Dakota 65% 17% 4% < 1% 12% 1% 187
Tennessee 70% 17% 7% < 1% 5% 1% 354
Texas 63% 21% 5% 1% 8% 2% 1,509
Utah 46% 25% 11% 3% 12% 4% 179
Vermont 31% 31% 7% 1% 25% 6% 217
Virginia 60% 21% 7% < 1% 10% 2% 529
Washington 45% 26% 10% 1% 16% 3% 454
West Virginia 72% 15% 2% < 1% 8% 2% 165
Wisconsin 50% 25% 7% 1% 14% 3% 389
Wyoming 60% 21% 5% < 1% 9% 5% 162

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