Immigrant status among adults who say religion is very important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is very important by immigrant status

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State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 393. 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 3% 4% 93% 393
Alaska 15% 10% 75% 123
Arizona 15% 11% 73% 331
Arkansas 6% 2% 92% 214
California 39% 14% 46% 1,637
Colorado 15% 5% 80% 226
Connecticut 22% 11% 67% 153
Delaware 17% 4% 79% 145
District of Columbia 18% 6% 76% 133
Florida 27% 10% 63% 1,036
Georgia 5% 4% 91% 613
Hawaii 29% 10% 61% 130
Idaho 9% 5% 86% 168
Illinois 14% 10% 77% 685
Indiana 5% 5% 89% 381
Iowa 6% 3% 91% 182
Kansas 6% 5% 89% 164
Kentucky 3% 1% 97% 287
Louisiana 3% 3% 94% 323
Maine 3% 15% 82% 107
Maryland 15% 7% 79% 319
Massachusetts 24% 18% 57% 249
Michigan 6% 7% 88% 508
Minnesota 9% 6% 85% 280
Mississippi 1% 1% 98% 228
Missouri 4% 4% 92% 352
Montana 1% 7% 92% 137
Nebraska 10% 2% 87% 177
Nevada 29% 8% 63% 133
New Hampshire 12% 12% 76% 105
New Jersey 28% 16% 55% 428
New Mexico 20% 6% 75% 165
New York 31% 19% 50% 863
North Carolina 8% 2% 90% 635
North Dakota 4% 7% 88% 197
Ohio 4% 7% 90% 673
Oklahoma 8% 3% 89% 247
Oregon 11% 10% 78% 174
Pennsylvania 5% 7% 88% 731
Rhode Island 16% 12% 72% 147
South Carolina 4% 5% 91% 344
South Dakota 3% 5% 91% 173
Tennessee 6% 3% 91% 470
Texas 22% 10% 68% 1,590
Utah 8% 6% 85% 189
Virginia 11% 4% 85% 490
Washington 18% 8% 73% 304
West Virginia 2% 2% 96% 195
Wisconsin 9% 4% 87% 274
Wyoming 1% 8% 91% 164

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