Importance of religion in one's life among adults who seldom or never pray by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never pray by importance of religion

% of adults who seldom or never pray who say religion is…

State Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
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Alaska 5% 22% 22% 50% 1% 102
Arizona 7% 16% 34% 43% < 1% 159
California 5% 22% 31% 42% < 1% 1,092
Colorado 4% 24% 29% 41% 1% 150
Connecticut 4% 20% 38% 38% < 1% 113
Florida 8% 22% 28% 40% < 1% 461
Georgia 11% 18% 30% 40% 1% 152
Illinois 6% 22% 37% 35% < 1% 306
Indiana 8% 20% 32% 41% < 1% 130
Maine 3% 26% 27% 45% < 1% 124
Maryland 8% 18% 31% 43% < 1% 169
Massachusetts 7% 17% 30% 45% 1% 279
Michigan 6% 28% 29% 37% < 1% 222
Minnesota 6% 18% 34% 41% 1% 139
Missouri 9% 31% 28% 30% 1% 126
New Hampshire 5% 12% 44% 37% 2% 107
New Jersey 5% 25% 34% 34% 2% 215
New York 6% 27% 26% 40% 1% 582
North Carolina 3% 18% 35% 44% < 1% 165
Ohio 10% 23% 26% 41% < 1% 194
Oregon 3% 23% 28% 44% 2% 146
Pennsylvania 3% 22% 33% 41% < 1% 291
Texas 10% 31% 22% 37% < 1% 407
Vermont 2% 18% 30% 48% 1% 133
Virginia 7% 24% 35% 34% 1% 193
Washington 4% 17% 36% 43% 1% 230
Wisconsin 3% 27% 31% 39% < 1% 147

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