Educational distribution among adults who say religion is very important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is very important by educational group

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State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 393. 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 47% 32% 13% 7% 393
Alaska 42% 38% 12% 8% 124
Arizona 39% 36% 15% 11% 334
Arkansas 51% 32% 13% 4% 214
California 46% 31% 14% 9% 1,652
Colorado 39% 34% 19% 9% 229
Connecticut 40% 31% 18% 11% 155
Delaware 46% 29% 12% 13% 147
District of Columbia 36% 28% 21% 16% 133
Florida 45% 33% 14% 8% 1,046
Georgia 45% 32% 14% 10% 621
Hawaii 38% 37% 19% 7% 133
Idaho 31% 45% 16% 8% 168
Illinois 42% 31% 17% 10% 688
Indiana 45% 33% 15% 7% 381
Iowa 40% 30% 18% 12% 183
Kansas 34% 35% 17% 13% 164
Kentucky 52% 28% 10% 9% 288
Louisiana 53% 28% 13% 6% 327
Maine 38% 38% 19% 6% 108
Maryland 39% 31% 16% 14% 324
Massachusetts 40% 31% 15% 14% 250
Michigan 42% 34% 15% 9% 506
Minnesota 35% 33% 22% 10% 281
Mississippi 47% 34% 14% 5% 233
Missouri 44% 35% 14% 7% 356
Montana 41% 33% 19% 8% 139
Nebraska 35% 35% 20% 11% 178
Nevada 46% 31% 13% 10% 133
New Hampshire 36% 35% 12% 17% 105
New Jersey 46% 26% 14% 14% 429
New Mexico 49% 29% 16% 5% 169
New York 48% 25% 15% 11% 878
North Carolina 44% 35% 14% 8% 637
North Dakota 37% 30% 22% 10% 197
Ohio 44% 31% 14% 10% 670
Oklahoma 45% 34% 14% 7% 250
Oregon 40% 40% 10% 9% 174
Pennsylvania 49% 26% 14% 11% 738
Rhode Island 53% 26% 14% 8% 148
South Carolina 47% 33% 11% 9% 346
South Dakota 43% 31% 17% 8% 174
Tennessee 50% 30% 11% 9% 472
Texas 46% 30% 16% 8% 1,602
Utah 31% 37% 22% 10% 191
Virginia 43% 30% 16% 10% 501
Washington 36% 38% 17% 9% 310
West Virginia 59% 28% 8% 5% 195
Wisconsin 43% 33% 18% 6% 278
Wyoming 36% 37% 20% 7% 166

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