Frequency of reading scripture among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by frequency of reading scripture

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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 40% 14% 8% 36% 1% 162
Alaska 16% 8% 8% 68% < 1% 176
Arizona 21% 10% 9% 59% < 1% 359
Arkansas 37% 13% 9% 41% < 1% 107
California 18% 9% 8% 64% 1% 2,340
Colorado 15% 8% 11% 65% < 1% 311
Connecticut 17% 7% 8% 67% < 1% 273
Delaware 12% 10% 8% 68% 1% 184
District of Columbia 11% 13% 10% 66% < 1% 216
Florida 21% 10% 10% 58% < 1% 1,076
Georgia 29% 12% 11% 48% < 1% 423
Hawaii 16% 12% 11% 60% 1% 185
Idaho 21% 9% 11% 57% 2% 155
Illinois 18% 11% 10% 61% 1% 753
Indiana 15% 8% 11% 65% < 1% 300
Iowa 18% 12% 9% 61% < 1% 155
Kansas 19% 13% 8% 60% < 1% 142
Kentucky 21% 7% 8% 65% < 1% 156
Louisiana 31% 10% 7% 50% 2% 192
Maine 12% 5% 5% 78% < 1% 204
Maryland 21% 13% 8% 58% < 1% 394
Massachusetts 10% 7% 7% 76% 1% 514
Michigan 17% 12% 11% 59% 1% 506
Minnesota 12% 7% 12% 68% < 1% 335
Missouri 22% 11% 11% 56% < 1% 321
Montana 16% 6% 9% 68% < 1% 163
Nebraska 15% 8% 4% 72% 1% 155
Nevada 15% 13% 6% 66% < 1% 170
New Hampshire 10% 8% 7% 74% < 1% 202
New Jersey 16% 9% 8% 66% < 1% 527
New Mexico 23% 9% 6% 62% < 1% 159
New York 17% 9% 9% 64% 1% 1,239
North Carolina 28% 14% 11% 47% 1% 461
North Dakota 12% 11% 8% 69% < 1% 154
Ohio 19% 10% 8% 63% < 1% 552
Oklahoma 32% 12% 9% 47% < 1% 151
Oregon 15% 13% 9% 63% < 1% 252
Pennsylvania 16% 8% 10% 65% < 1% 719
Rhode Island 11% 10% 11% 68% < 1% 192
South Carolina 27% 14% 5% 55% < 1% 198
South Dakota 18% 10% 5% 66% < 1% 147
Tennessee 31% 10% 8% 50% 1% 221
Texas 25% 12% 10% 53% 1% 1,132
Utah 32% 5% 12% 51% 1% 147
Vermont 11% 7% 5% 77% < 1% 230
Virginia 23% 13% 8% 56% < 1% 443
Washington 14% 9% 7% 70% < 1% 454
West Virginia 20% 14% 8% 56% 2% 121
Wisconsin 16% 12% 9% 64% < 1% 337
Wyoming 19% 14% 9% 57% < 1% 151

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