Marital status among adults who say religion is very important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is very important by marital status

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Alabama 55% 1% 20% 7% 17% 395
Alaska 55% 4% 9% 6% 25% 124
Arizona 52% 4% 18% 7% 19% 332
Arkansas 60% 3% 14% 10% 14% 215
California 49% 8% 15% 7% 22% 1,651
Colorado 63% 5% 8% 6% 18% 229
Connecticut 46% 8% 18% 10% 17% 155
Delaware 51% 7% 10% 14% 19% 147
District of Columbia 36% 8% 10% 10% 36% 137
Florida 50% 7% 16% 9% 19% 1,051
Georgia 51% 3% 15% 9% 23% 623
Hawaii 51% 7% 6% 8% 28% 133
Idaho 73% 2% 12% 6% 8% 168
Illinois 55% 5% 11% 8% 21% 692
Indiana 51% 3% 15% 12% 20% 377
Iowa 61% 7% 8% 8% 16% 184
Kansas 65% 2% 11% 8% 14% 165
Kentucky 57% 2% 18% 8% 14% 288
Louisiana 49% 5% 15% 9% 22% 328
Maine 52% 8% 16% 10% 14% 108
Maryland 46% 3% 14% 9% 27% 326
Massachusetts 43% 11% 10% 11% 24% 248
Michigan 55% 4% 13% 9% 19% 508
Minnesota 60% 3% 9% 10% 17% 281
Mississippi 50% 3% 16% 11% 21% 232
Missouri 53% 5% 12% 12% 18% 355
Montana 62% 6% 10% 8% 15% 139
Nebraska 59% 3% 13% 9% 16% 179
Nevada 52% 6% 18% 6% 17% 133
New Hampshire 52% 1% 7% 7% 33% 107
New Jersey 48% 7% 16% 8% 21% 430
New Mexico 51% 8% 18% 4% 19% 169
New York 49% 4% 13% 9% 25% 877
North Carolina 53% 5% 13% 6% 23% 638
North Dakota 57% < 1% 17% 10% 15% 197
Ohio 52% 4% 12% 10% 21% 670
Oklahoma 55% 5% 15% 9% 15% 250
Oregon 53% 4% 18% 10% 15% 173
Pennsylvania 56% 4% 11% 12% 18% 738
Rhode Island 42% 4% 20% 13% 21% 148
South Carolina 49% 8% 17% 8% 19% 344
South Dakota 49% 4% 10% 12% 26% 175
Tennessee 59% 4% 12% 6% 18% 473
Texas 55% 5% 14% 8% 18% 1,604
Utah 67% 8% 5% 2% 19% 190
Virginia 58% 3% 13% 9% 18% 501
Washington 54% 6% 11% 10% 20% 310
West Virginia 48% 8% 20% 11% 13% 197
Wisconsin 60% 2% 12% 8% 18% 278
Wyoming 61% 3% 16% 5% 14% 166

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