Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who seldom or never read scripture by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never read scripture by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

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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 27% 18% 12% 43% 1% 109
Alaska 38% 13% 22% 27% 1% 166
Arizona 48% 15% 12% 25% < 1% 299
California 41% 16% 17% 26% 1% 1,943
Colorado 36% 18% 17% 26% 3% 271
Connecticut 33% 17% 17% 31% 2% 232
Delaware 29% 21% 16% 34% < 1% 150
District of Columbia 36% 16% 21% 27% 1% 158
Florida 39% 14% 16% 30% 1% 912
Georgia 45% 15% 12% 27% 1% 300
Hawaii 34% 17% 11% 36% 3% 165
Idaho 38% 10% 14% 38% < 1% 130
Illinois 37% 15% 15% 32% 1% 638
Indiana 34% 17% 15% 34% < 1% 284
Iowa 38% 17% 20% 25% 1% 161
Kansas 33% 22% 14% 28% 2% 133
Kentucky 42% 10% 12% 34% 2% 162
Louisiana 36% 9% 18% 33% 4% 152
Maine 33% 15% 17% 35% < 1% 196
Maryland 36% 12% 17% 32% 1% 303
Massachusetts 42% 15% 15% 27% 1% 476
Michigan 33% 15% 15% 35% 1% 457
Minnesota 36% 16% 14% 33% < 1% 276
Missouri 35% 18% 10% 35% 2% 258
Montana 43% 14% 12% 28% 2% 156
Nebraska 33% 16% 14% 36% 2% 152
Nevada 50% 18% 13% 19% < 1% 162
New Hampshire 36% 19% 10% 34% 1% 193
New Jersey 33% 16% 17% 34% < 1% 498
New Mexico 40% 20% 10% 26% 4% 140
New York 42% 15% 14% 28% 1% 1,103
North Carolina 37% 14% 19% 30% < 1% 347
North Dakota 29% 14% 16% 38% 3% 171
Ohio 38% 14% 14% 33% 1% 503
Oklahoma 41% 9% 11% 38% 1% 126
Oregon 42% 18% 12% 28% < 1% 226
Pennsylvania 37% 19% 14% 29% < 1% 672
Rhode Island 38% 13% 17% 30% 1% 189
South Carolina 44% 12% 15% 27% 1% 151
South Dakota 43% 16% 11% 30% < 1% 139
Tennessee 41% 17% 12% 30% 1% 162
Texas 44% 16% 13% 26% 1% 900
Utah 44% 18% 16% 22% < 1% 104
Vermont 39% 15% 16% 29% 1% 215
Virginia 42% 17% 19% 22% 1% 359
Washington 41% 17% 15% 26% 1% 375
West Virginia 43% 13% 10% 33% < 1% 111
Wisconsin 30% 23% 16% 31% 1% 324
Wyoming 40% 11% 8% 40% 1% 133

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