Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say religion is…

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Alabama 90% 5% 3% 3% < 1% 380
Alaska 52% 29% 10% 8% 1% 178
Arizona 72% 14% 6% 7% 1% 404
Arkansas 84% 10% 2% 4% < 1% 202
California 62% 19% 8% 10% 1% 2,151
Colorado 60% 22% 7% 11% < 1% 288
Connecticut 57% 21% 10% 11% 1% 188
Delaware 59% 27% 7% 6% 1% 167
District of Columbia 67% 17% 5% 11% 1% 153
Florida 66% 20% 6% 8% < 1% 1,255
Georgia 78% 15% 3% 3% 1% 648
Hawaii 59% 27% 7% 7% 1% 195
Idaho 68% 19% 5% 8% < 1% 207
Illinois 65% 20% 9% 6% < 1% 749
Indiana 71% 15% 7% 6% 1% 388
Iowa 75% 14% 5% 6% < 1% 185
Kansas 66% 22% 7% 4% 1% 195
Kentucky 76% 17% 4% 4% < 1% 278
Louisiana 84% 11% 2% 2% < 1% 307
Maine 55% 20% 9% 15% 1% 148
Maryland 64% 21% 9% 6% 1% 368
Massachusetts 54% 23% 8% 15% < 1% 324
Michigan 67% 18% 8% 7% 1% 575
Minnesota 61% 22% 7% 9% 1% 328
Mississippi 84% 11% 3% 2% < 1% 219
Missouri 72% 19% 5% 5% < 1% 386
Montana 60% 17% 8% 13% 2% 171
Nebraska 69% 20% 7% 3% 2% 188
Nevada 59% 25% 5% 11% < 1% 195
New Hampshire 53% 16% 17% 12% 1% 147
New Jersey 63% 22% 7% 7% 1% 507
New Mexico 71% 16% 2% 9% 2% 192
New York 62% 20% 8% 9% 1% 1,019
North Carolina 75% 15% 5% 4% < 1% 684
North Dakota 73% 13% 7% 6% 1% 189
Ohio 72% 16% 5% 7% < 1% 683
Oklahoma 81% 14% 1% 3% < 1% 259
Oregon 62% 20% 5% 11% 2% 238
Pennsylvania 68% 16% 6% 8% 1% 781
Rhode Island 70% 18% 6% 6% < 1% 168
South Carolina 84% 9% 4% 2% 1% 352
South Dakota 68% 18% 5% 8% 1% 195
Tennessee 84% 10% 3% 3% 1% 476
Texas 76% 16% 3% 5% < 1% 1,633
Utah 71% 12% 8% 6% 3% 221
Vermont 42% 21% 19% 17% 2% 153
Virginia 79% 12% 4% 4% 1% 512
Washington 62% 20% 9% 8% 1% 406
West Virginia 73% 21% 3% 1% 1% 204
Wisconsin 60% 26% 8% 5% 1% 323
Wyoming 65% 23% 6% 6% < 1% 193

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