Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say religion is…

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Alabama 80% 13% 5% 2% < 1% 232
Alaska 45% 24% 11% 18% 1% 159
Arizona 57% 21% 11% 11% 1% 349
Arkansas 72% 17% 2% 8% 1% 141
California 51% 23% 11% 14% 1% 1,849
Colorado 52% 27% 8% 13% < 1% 251
Connecticut 50% 24% 13% 12% 1% 169
Delaware 55% 28% 6% 9% 2% 117
District of Columbia 58% 13% 12% 15% 1% 133
Florida 58% 21% 9% 12% 1% 960
Georgia 63% 20% 9% 8% 1% 470
Hawaii 53% 25% 6% 14% 2% 159
Idaho 55% 22% 9% 14% < 1% 156
Illinois 53% 24% 11% 12% < 1% 588
Indiana 61% 18% 10% 11% 1% 294
Iowa 59% 18% 12% 11% < 1% 140
Kansas 54% 28% 9% 8% < 1% 133
Kentucky 58% 25% 7% 10% < 1% 193
Louisiana 69% 18% 6% 8% < 1% 206
Maine 45% 20% 17% 18% < 1% 127
Maryland 57% 19% 14% 10% < 1% 292
Massachusetts 38% 25% 12% 24% 1% 336
Michigan 56% 21% 10% 12% 1% 430
Minnesota 50% 24% 12% 14% 1% 265
Mississippi 77% 14% 6% 4% < 1% 141
Missouri 60% 24% 8% 6% 1% 299
Montana 49% 15% 16% 18% 2% 152
Nebraska 65% 17% 9% 8% 2% 128
Nevada 46% 29% 11% 13% 1% 165
New Hampshire 42% 18% 22% 18% 1% 139
New Jersey 57% 21% 8% 11% 2% 387
New Mexico 64% 19% 4% 12% 1% 161
New York 48% 24% 12% 14% 1% 928
North Carolina 66% 17% 8% 9% < 1% 473
North Dakota 60% 18% 13% 8% 1% 148
Ohio 61% 19% 9% 11% 1% 504
Oklahoma 69% 17% 3% 11% < 1% 175
Oregon 49% 21% 10% 19% 2% 220
Pennsylvania 57% 21% 10% 11% 1% 621
Rhode Island 49% 19% 16% 16% < 1% 115
South Carolina 69% 15% 8% 6% 1% 239
South Dakota 58% 21% 9% 13% < 1% 147
Tennessee 74% 15% 4% 6% 1% 324
Texas 66% 20% 6% 8% < 1% 1,226
Utah 61% 16% 12% 9% 2% 165
Vermont 40% 23% 14% 21% 2% 159
Virginia 65% 16% 10% 9% < 1% 442
Washington 50% 21% 15% 14% < 1% 359
West Virginia 71% 16% 6% 3% 3% 141
Wisconsin 51% 27% 9% 12% 1% 255
Wyoming 56% 23% 11% 10% < 1% 152

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