Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

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 36% 16% 10% 36% 2% 180
Alaska 43% 11% 20% 25% 1% 146
Arizona 47% 17% 13% 24% < 1% 286
Arkansas 40% 14% 9% 36% < 1% 114
California 41% 16% 17% 25% 1% 1,596
Colorado 39% 16% 15% 26% 3% 209
Connecticut 36% 20% 15% 29% < 1% 197
Delaware 29% 26% 13% 32% < 1% 141
District of Columbia 41% 14% 18% 26% 1% 118
Florida 42% 15% 13% 29% 2% 933
Georgia 42% 15% 14% 28% 2% 360
Hawaii 37% 19% 14% 27% 2% 158
Idaho 36% 13% 17% 35% < 1% 150
Illinois 41% 16% 12% 29% 1% 596
Indiana 37% 17% 10% 35% < 1% 282
Iowa 37% 18% 16% 29% < 1% 148
Kansas 35% 23% 14% 25% 3% 139
Kentucky 39% 13% 11% 35% 3% 175
Louisiana 41% 13% 13% 30% 4% 172
Maine 33% 13% 17% 35% 1% 167
Maryland 37% 13% 17% 32% 2% 282
Massachusetts 42% 12% 17% 28% 1% 366
Michigan 39% 15% 14% 31% 1% 447
Minnesota 37% 19% 13% 31% < 1% 261
Missouri 39% 15% 13% 33% 1% 267
Montana 40% 13% 16% 30% 1% 138
Nebraska 35% 19% 13% 32% 2% 134
Nevada 49% 18% 14% 18% 1% 162
New Hampshire 36% 24% 8% 31% 1% 168
New Jersey 33% 17% 19% 31% 1% 421
New Mexico 46% 16% 5% 33% < 1% 115
New York 43% 15% 15% 26% 1% 935
North Carolina 39% 19% 14% 26% 1% 391
North Dakota 35% 15% 16% 32% 2% 160
Ohio 37% 19% 14% 29% 1% 527
Oklahoma 41% 14% 14% 32% < 1% 163
Oregon 46% 20% 10% 23% 1% 185
Pennsylvania 35% 20% 16% 30% 1% 590
Rhode Island 29% 24% 15% 32% 1% 156
South Carolina 45% 15% 14% 25% 1% 177
South Dakota 41% 17% 10% 32% < 1% 140
Tennessee 41% 17% 10% 30% 2% 231
Texas 44% 17% 12% 26% 1% 953
Utah 40% 22% 16% 22% < 1% 119
Vermont 42% 19% 15% 25% < 1% 162
Virginia 43% 15% 17% 23% 2% 350
Washington 37% 18% 15% 30% 1% 308
West Virginia 40% 18% 6% 35% < 1% 125
Wisconsin 29% 21% 19% 31% < 1% 267
Wyoming 42% 16% 11% 29% 2% 125

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