Importance of religion in one's life among Mainline Protestants by state (2014) Switch to: State among Mainline Protestants by importance of religion

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California 45% 39% 13% 2% 1% 452
Florida 50% 37% 9% 3% < 1% 338
Georgia 59% 29% 8% 3% 1% 146
Illinois 51% 32% 13% 3% 1% 241
Indiana 47% 43% 9% 1% < 1% 119
Iowa 53% 36% 9% 1% < 1% 102
Maryland 53% 32% 11% 1% 3% 128
Michigan 51% 34% 12% 2% 1% 185
Minnesota 45% 41% 10% 4% 1% 172
Missouri 44% 41% 13% 1% 1% 118
New Jersey 49% 37% 12% 2% < 1% 124
New York 48% 36% 13% 3% < 1% 256
North Carolina 59% 32% 7% 2% < 1% 231
North Dakota 62% 32% 6% 1% < 1% 105
Ohio 57% 31% 9% 2% 1% 226
Pennsylvania 52% 40% 6% 2% < 1% 344
Tennessee 75% 19% 2% 2% 3% 103
Texas 61% 31% 5% 3% < 1% 391
Virginia 65% 28% 5% 1% 1% 185
Washington 40% 39% 18% 2% 1% 108
Wisconsin 45% 40% 12% 3% < 1% 126

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