Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say religion is very important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is very important 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 43% 12% 9% 34% 2% 397
Alaska 54% 10% 13% 21% 2% 124
Arizona 59% 11% 8% 20% 2% 335
Arkansas 45% 17% 9% 27% 2% 217
California 52% 14% 11% 21% 2% 1,666
Colorado 53% 13% 14% 20% < 1% 230
Connecticut 49% 20% 8% 23% 1% 156
Delaware 44% 15% 7% 31% 3% 147
District of Columbia 54% 11% 10% 23% 2% 140
Florida 51% 14% 10% 23% 2% 1,058
Georgia 45% 16% 9% 27% 2% 626
Hawaii 53% 17% 9% 17% 3% 134
Idaho 52% 17% 8% 23% < 1% 168
Illinois 46% 14% 13% 24% 2% 696
Indiana 51% 13% 13% 23% 1% 381
Iowa 45% 15% 17% 21% 3% 184
Kansas 44% 18% 15% 21% 2% 165
Kentucky 39% 12% 11% 35% 3% 289
Louisiana 41% 15% 13% 28% 3% 328
Maine 53% 13% 5% 28% 2% 108
Maryland 50% 12% 14% 23% 1% 327
Massachusetts 52% 8% 12% 26% 3% 251
Michigan 47% 18% 10% 22% 3% 513
Minnesota 47% 15% 13% 24% 1% 281
Mississippi 47% 13% 11% 29% 1% 233
Missouri 47% 18% 10% 23% 1% 356
Montana 53% 12% 14% 17% 3% 139
Nebraska 48% 18% 10% 22% 2% 179
Nevada 56% 17% 8% 17% 1% 133
New Hampshire 52% 17% 10% 21% 1% 107
New Jersey 48% 13% 11% 25% 2% 434
New Mexico 55% 11% 6% 23% 4% 169
New York 51% 13% 12% 22% 2% 882
North Carolina 48% 20% 10% 21% 2% 639
North Dakota 47% 10% 13% 26% 3% 197
Ohio 48% 18% 12% 21% 1% 673
Oklahoma 49% 15% 12% 24% 1% 251
Oregon 56% 18% 12% 14% < 1% 174
Pennsylvania 50% 18% 12% 19% 1% 739
Rhode Island 41% 23% 11% 25% 1% 149
South Carolina 48% 15% 11% 26% 1% 346
South Dakota 46% 15% 11% 28% < 1% 175
Tennessee 49% 16% 9% 23% 4% 475
Texas 51% 16% 11% 21% 2% 1,611
Utah 51% 30% 10% 9% 1% 191
Virginia 53% 14% 10% 21% 2% 503
Washington 56% 15% 9% 18% 2% 312
West Virginia 51% 19% 10% 18% 1% 197
Wisconsin 43% 19% 13% 22% 3% 279
Wyoming 54% 17% 4% 23% 1% 166

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