Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say religion is very important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is very important by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say religion is very important who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 397. 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% 9% 3% 5% 2% 397
Alaska 73% 21% 5% 2% < 1% 124
Arizona 83% 10% 2% 4% 1% 335
Arkansas 76% 11% 6% 6% < 1% 217
California 76% 12% 6% 5% 1% 1,666
Colorado 71% 10% 11% 7% 1% 230
Connecticut 68% 13% 6% 12% < 1% 156
Delaware 66% 15% 3% 12% 4% 147
District of Columbia 72% 11% 13% 3% 1% 140
Florida 78% 10% 5% 6% 1% 1,058
Georgia 79% 10% 4% 4% 3% 626
Hawaii 79% 11% 4% 5% 1% 134
Idaho 87% 8% 4% 1% < 1% 168
Illinois 70% 13% 5% 9% 2% 696
Indiana 77% 10% 8% 5% 1% 381
Iowa 77% 12% 6% 3% 2% 184
Kansas 79% 13% 6% 1% 1% 165
Kentucky 73% 10% 5% 10% 2% 289
Louisiana 77% 11% 5% 6% 1% 328
Maine 79% 8% 2% 3% 8% 108
Maryland 70% 17% 7% 5% 1% 327
Massachusetts 73% 16% 2% 8% 1% 251
Michigan 76% 10% 6% 6% 2% 513
Minnesota 75% 13% 6% 6% < 1% 281
Mississippi 80% 7% 6% 6% 1% 233
Missouri 75% 13% 6% 5% 1% 356
Montana 72% 18% 4% 6% 1% 139
Nebraska 74% 14% 7% 5% 1% 179
Nevada 84% 8% 3% 5% < 1% 133
New Hampshire 69% 17% 4% 10% < 1% 107
New Jersey 72% 12% 5% 9% 1% 434
New Mexico 71% 21% 4% 2% 3% 169
New York 72% 14% 6% 6% 2% 882
North Carolina 80% 10% 6% 4% 1% 639
North Dakota 75% 14% 4% 6% < 1% 197
Ohio 75% 10% 7% 6% 1% 673
Oklahoma 80% 11% 4% 4% < 1% 251
Oregon 78% 13% 5% 3% 1% 174
Pennsylvania 73% 13% 7% 6% 1% 739
Rhode Island 81% 8% 5% 5% 1% 149
South Carolina 82% 9% 3% 5% 1% 346
South Dakota 75% 11% 5% 8% 1% 175
Tennessee 83% 7% 5% 4% 1% 475
Texas 76% 11% 6% 5% 2% 1,611
Utah 82% 8% 6% 3% 1% 191
Virginia 81% 12% 4% 3% 1% 503
Washington 79% 11% 5% 5% 1% 312
West Virginia 78% 13% 3% 3% 3% 197
Wisconsin 69% 14% 9% 8% < 1% 279
Wyoming 75% 10% 4% 9% 2% 166

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