Belief in God among adults who pray daily by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who pray daily by belief in God

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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
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Alabama 90% 7% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 379
Alaska 84% 10% 3% < 1% 2% 1% 149
Arizona 84% 13% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 362
Arkansas 91% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 199
California 78% 17% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1,834
Colorado 83% 16% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 247
Connecticut 82% 16% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 168
Delaware 86% 13% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 153
District of Columbia 81% 16% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 148
Florida 84% 12% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,131
Georgia 92% 7% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 626
Hawaii 87% 8% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 159
Idaho 84% 12% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 172
Illinois 83% 16% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 695
Indiana 85% 13% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 359
Iowa 91% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 172
Kansas 87% 11% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 173
Kentucky 91% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% 2% 281
Louisiana 90% 8% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 317
Maine 81% 13% 2% 2% 2% < 1% 109
Maryland 87% 10% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 331
Massachusetts 70% 20% 4% 2% 2% 2% 266
Michigan 87% 11% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 550
Minnesota 87% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 284
Mississippi 89% 7% 3% 1% 1% < 1% 234
Missouri 91% 7% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 373
Montana 83% 14% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 159
Nebraska 87% 10% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 177
Nevada 85% 13% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 153
New Hampshire 75% 22% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 119
New Jersey 81% 16% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 458
New Mexico 87% 10% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 162
New York 79% 15% 3% 1% 1% < 1% 949
North Carolina 89% 9% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 658
North Dakota 86% 12% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 184
Ohio 87% 11% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 680
Oklahoma 85% 13% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 267
Oregon 85% 13% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 180
Pennsylvania 85% 12% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 777
Rhode Island 92% 7% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 148
South Carolina 88% 9% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 340
South Dakota 85% 13% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 174
Tennessee 90% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 471
Texas 86% 11% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,619
Utah 84% 11% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 197
Virginia 88% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 504
Washington 86% 11% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 325
West Virginia 91% 8% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 200
Wisconsin 84% 15% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 293
Wyoming 88% 7% 1% 1% 1% 3% 173

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