Belief in God among adults who say religion is somewhat important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is somewhat important by belief in God

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important 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
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Arizona 49% 39% 5% < 1% 5% 2% 146
California 46% 37% 10% 1% 3% 1% 912
Colorado 41% 46% 8% 2% 2% 2% 135
Connecticut 46% 45% 1% < 1% 5% 2% 106
Florida 56% 32% 7% 1% 2% 1% 492
Georgia 62% 31% 5% < 1% 1% 1% 187
Illinois 47% 40% 7% < 1% 2% 3% 326
Indiana 55% 39% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 142
Maryland 59% 29% 6% < 1% 4% 2% 164
Massachusetts 41% 39% 10% 1% 7% 2% 189
Michigan 55% 37% 4% < 1% 3% 1% 247
Minnesota 47% 43% 5% < 1% 2% 5% 153
Missouri 58% 32% 7% < 1% < 1% 2% 157
New Jersey 46% 41% 6% < 1% 4% 2% 247
New York 46% 39% 9% 1% 4% 1% 541
North Carolina 61% 34% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 205
Ohio 55% 36% 5% 1% 2% 2% 269
Pennsylvania 44% 43% 7% 2% 2% 2% 340
Tennessee 62% 27% 9% 1% 1% 1% 112
Texas 54% 33% 7% 1% 4% 1% 545
Virginia 43% 41% 10% < 1% 2% 3% 198
Washington 56% 33% 7% < 1% 3% 1% 165
Wisconsin 47% 42% 3% 2% 2% 4% 178

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