Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray daily by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who pray daily by importance of religion

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Sample size = 379. 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 91% 7% 1% < 1% < 1% 379
Alaska 72% 21% 5% 2% 1% 149
Arizona 79% 15% 4% 1% 1% 362
Arkansas 88% 11% < 1% 1% < 1% 199
California 73% 20% 4% 2% 1% 1,834
Colorado 77% 19% 3% 1% < 1% 247
Connecticut 69% 19% 7% 4% < 1% 168
Delaware 76% 18% 3% 1% 1% 153
District of Columbia 77% 19% 3% 1% 1% 148
Florida 77% 17% 3% 2% < 1% 1,131
Georgia 85% 12% 1% < 1% 1% 626
Hawaii 70% 22% 4% 3% 2% 159
Idaho 80% 17% 1% 2% < 1% 172
Illinois 78% 16% 3% 2% < 1% 695
Indiana 80% 17% 3% < 1% < 1% 359
Iowa 85% 13% 1% 1% < 1% 172
Kansas 78% 18% 1% 3% 1% 173
Kentucky 79% 17% 2% 2% < 1% 281
Louisiana 84% 13% 1% 1% < 1% 317
Maine 71% 19% 4% 5% 1% 109
Maryland 76% 19% 2% 1% 1% 331
Massachusetts 65% 28% 5% 1% 1% 266
Michigan 75% 19% 3% 2% 2% 550
Minnesota 79% 17% 2% 1% 1% 284
Mississippi 83% 12% 2% 2% 1% 234
Missouri 81% 16% 1% 2% < 1% 373
Montana 73% 20% 2% 6% < 1% 159
Nebraska 83% 13% 2% 1% 2% 177
Nevada 72% 22% 2% 4% < 1% 153
New Hampshire 66% 22% 9% 2% 1% 119
New Jersey 74% 22% 3% 1% < 1% 458
New Mexico 81% 13% 2% 2% 2% 162
New York 73% 18% 4% 4% 1% 949
North Carolina 83% 13% 3% 1% < 1% 658
North Dakota 81% 14% 4% 2% < 1% 184
Ohio 78% 18% 2% 2% < 1% 680
Oklahoma 80% 16% 2% 1% < 1% 267
Oregon 78% 18% 2% 2% < 1% 180
Pennsylvania 78% 17% 3% 1% 1% 777
Rhode Island 85% 9% 4% 3% < 1% 148
South Carolina 86% 11% 2% 1% 1% 340
South Dakota 82% 12% 3% 2% 1% 174
Tennessee 87% 11% < 1% 1% 1% 471
Texas 83% 14% 2% 1% < 1% 1,619
Utah 82% 14% 1% < 1% 3% 197
Virginia 86% 11% 1% 1% 1% 504
Washington 76% 17% 5% 1% 1% 325
West Virginia 83% 15% 1% < 1% 1% 200
Wisconsin 73% 20% 4% 2% 1% 293
Wyoming 73% 20% 3% 3% < 1% 173

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