Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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
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Alabama 84% 8% 4% 3% 1% 264
Arizona 80% 13% 2% 4% < 1% 219
Arkansas 76% 15% 5% 5% < 1% 147
California 80% 9% 5% 5% 1% 1,027
Colorado 79% 10% 6% 5% < 1% 150
Florida 78% 11% 5% 6% < 1% 632
Georgia 83% 8% 4% 4% 2% 426
Idaho 93% 3% 2% 1% < 1% 120
Illinois 75% 12% 3% 8% 1% 403
Indiana 79% 10% 6% 4% 1% 242
Iowa 80% 12% 2% 5% 1% 119
Kansas 85% 8% 6% 1% < 1% 115
Kentucky 73% 14% 4% 7% 2% 190
Louisiana 77% 11% 5% 6% 1% 201
Maryland 75% 15% 5% 5% 1% 211
Massachusetts 73% 17% 2% 5% 2% 111
Michigan 77% 9% 8% 5% 1% 332
Minnesota 78% 13% 7% 2% < 1% 164
Mississippi 83% 8% 5% 5% < 1% 161
Missouri 74% 12% 7% 6% 1% 240
Nebraska 76% 11% 8% 2% 2% 113
New Jersey 76% 13% 3% 7% 1% 249
New Mexico 72% 14% 3% 7% 4% 107
New York 71% 15% 5% 7% 2% 496
North Carolina 81% 10% 5% 4% 1% 428
North Dakota 74% 16% 6% 5% < 1% 113
Ohio 79% 9% 5% 6% 1% 389
Oklahoma 78% 9% 6% 8% < 1% 159
Oregon 80% 8% 5% 6% < 1% 111
Pennsylvania 77% 12% 7% 4% 1% 474
South Carolina 82% 8% 3% 5% 2% 230
South Dakota 81% 6% 5% 7% < 1% 109
Tennessee 88% 5% 3% 4% < 1% 326
Texas 78% 10% 6% 5% 2% 1,052
Utah 89% 7% 2% 2% 1% 141
Virginia 81% 9% 4% 5% < 1% 318
Washington 82% 8% 6% 4% < 1% 204
West Virginia 77% 10% 5% 3% 5% 143
Wisconsin 67% 12% 11% 9% < 1% 197
Wyoming 74% 9% 6% 8% 3% 118

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