Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say humans always existed in present form by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say humans always existed in present form by importance of religion

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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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Alabama 88% 8% 2% 2% < 1% 240
Arizona 72% 18% 6% 2% 1% 213
Arkansas 80% 13% 3% 3% 1% 143
California 69% 20% 5% 5% 1% 962
Colorado 74% 21% 4% 1% < 1% 150
Florida 73% 18% 4% 4% < 1% 651
Georgia 84% 11% 1% 3% 1% 376
Idaho 76% 21% < 1% 4% < 1% 118
Illinois 70% 21% 6% 2% < 1% 389
Indiana 76% 19% 2% 2% 1% 242
Iowa 77% 20% 1% 1% < 1% 101
Kansas 73% 22% 4% 1% < 1% 123
Kentucky 81% 16% 1% 2% < 1% 195
Louisiana 91% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% 173
Maryland 73% 22% 4% 1% < 1% 163
Massachusetts 56% 35% 4% 6% < 1% 117
Michigan 72% 21% 4% 3% 1% 335
Minnesota 76% 18% 2% 4% 1% 182
Mississippi 86% 8% 2% 2% 2% 165
Missouri 78% 17% 2% 2% < 1% 235
Montana 72% 20% 4% 4% < 1% 105
Nebraska 72% 20% 5% 1% 2% 100
New Jersey 77% 19% 1% 3% < 1% 242
New York 68% 20% 6% 4% 1% 535
North Carolina 83% 11% 4% 2% < 1% 357
North Dakota 80% 13% 7% 1% < 1% 125
Ohio 75% 17% 4% 3% < 1% 397
Oklahoma 79% 13% 2% 5% 1% 165
Oregon 76% 15% 4% 3% 2% 111
Pennsylvania 76% 17% 4% 3% < 1% 464
South Carolina 86% 7% 4% 2% 1% 214
South Dakota 78% 15% 5% < 1% 1% 119
Tennessee 85% 12% 2% 2% < 1% 317
Texas 80% 15% 3% 2% < 1% 959
Utah 83% 7% 5% 3% 2% 117
Virginia 88% 8% 2% 2% < 1% 284
Washington 73% 21% 5% 1% < 1% 190
West Virginia 79% 14% 3% 3% 2% 142
Wisconsin 62% 28% 4% 4% 1% 190
Wyoming 75% 18% 2% 4% < 1% 106

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