Gender composition among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by gender

% of who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

State Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 264. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 38% 62% 264
Arizona 43% 57% 219
Arkansas 39% 61% 147
California 42% 58% 1,027
Colorado 48% 52% 150
Florida 42% 58% 632
Georgia 38% 62% 426
Idaho 37% 63% 120
Illinois 40% 60% 403
Indiana 41% 59% 242
Iowa 44% 56% 119
Kansas 46% 54% 115
Kentucky 40% 60% 190
Louisiana 38% 62% 201
Maryland 43% 57% 211
Massachusetts 42% 58% 111
Michigan 41% 59% 332
Minnesota 42% 58% 164
Mississippi 50% 50% 161
Missouri 43% 57% 240
Nebraska 45% 55% 113
New Jersey 43% 57% 249
New Mexico 41% 59% 107
New York 35% 65% 496
North Carolina 43% 57% 428
North Dakota 41% 59% 113
Ohio 43% 57% 389
Oklahoma 44% 56% 159
Oregon 38% 62% 111
Pennsylvania 40% 60% 474
South Carolina 41% 59% 230
South Dakota 46% 54% 109
Tennessee 48% 52% 326
Texas 43% 57% 1,052
Utah 43% 57% 141
Virginia 41% 59% 318
Washington 42% 58% 204
West Virginia 43% 57% 143
Wisconsin 42% 58% 197
Wyoming 46% 54% 118

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