Frequency of reading scripture among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who read scripture…

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 56% 13% 7% 21% 2% 166
Alaska 24% 7% 5% 63% < 1% 108
Arizona 30% 10% 7% 53% < 1% 209
Arkansas 49% 15% 8% 28% < 1% 124
California 29% 11% 8% 51% 1% 1,638
Colorado 21% 10% 10% 59% < 1% 185
Connecticut 27% 8% 9% 57% < 1% 151
Delaware 31% 16% 7% 45% 1% 126
District of Columbia 26% 12% 9% 53% < 1% 210
Florida 35% 10% 9% 45% < 1% 830
Georgia 48% 13% 7% 32% < 1% 370
Hawaii 28% 11% 8% 51% 1% 123
Illinois 27% 10% 12% 50% 1% 514
Indiana 33% 10% 10% 47% < 1% 228
Iowa 23% 4% 10% 63% < 1% 110
Kentucky 37% 9% 7% 46% 1% 157
Louisiana 52% 14% 5% 28% 1% 176
Maryland 32% 16% 7% 45% < 1% 301
Massachusetts 17% 8% 9% 66% < 1% 314
Michigan 28% 12% 10% 50% 1% 354
Minnesota 18% 10% 9% 63% < 1% 196
Mississippi 56% 14% 7% 23% < 1% 115
Missouri 26% 17% 9% 48% < 1% 201
Nevada 25% 14% 8% 52% < 1% 104
New Hampshire 15% 5% 4% 75% 1% 103
New Jersey 33% 10% 9% 47% 1% 382
New Mexico 36% 14% 6% 45% < 1% 134
New York 29% 9% 10% 51% 2% 946
North Carolina 35% 16% 10% 37% 1% 381
Ohio 33% 11% 6% 50% < 1% 363
Oklahoma 42% 13% 5% 40% < 1% 121
Oregon 21% 11% 12% 56% < 1% 158
Pennsylvania 26% 9% 11% 53% 1% 472
Rhode Island 14% 18% 8% 59% 1% 124
South Carolina 49% 11% 5% 35% < 1% 184
Tennessee 58% 5% 6% 30% 1% 206
Texas 41% 11% 8% 39% 1% 1,016
Vermont 13% 5% 4% 78% < 1% 134
Virginia 43% 10% 7% 40% < 1% 309
Washington 22% 9% 7% 62% < 1% 274
Wisconsin 16% 10% 7% 66% 1% 201

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