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% of who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Alabama 59% 2% 17% 8% 15% 261
Arizona 54% 5% 15% 6% 19% 218
Arkansas 64% 2% 14% 8% 12% 145
California 52% 6% 15% 6% 20% 1,019
Colorado 62% 2% 7% 7% 21% 150
Florida 53% 4% 15% 9% 18% 630
Georgia 56% 3% 11% 8% 22% 425
Idaho 72% 1% 12% 6% 8% 120
Illinois 56% 5% 11% 8% 20% 400
Indiana 48% 1% 18% 10% 24% 238
Iowa 67% 5% 5% 6% 16% 119
Kansas 64% 3% 10% 5% 18% 115
Kentucky 58% 2% 19% 7% 15% 190
Louisiana 53% 3% 17% 7% 20% 200
Maryland 47% 3% 14% 11% 26% 211
Massachusetts 45% 11% 14% 11% 19% 110
Michigan 63% 2% 9% 9% 16% 328
Minnesota 67% 1% 8% 8% 16% 164
Mississippi 54% 1% 17% 8% 21% 160
Missouri 59% 5% 9% 9% 19% 239
Nebraska 61% 2% 12% 8% 17% 113
New Jersey 47% 8% 16% 8% 22% 248
New Mexico 49% 9% 18% 5% 19% 106
New York 50% 2% 12% 8% 27% 493
North Carolina 58% 4% 11% 7% 20% 427
North Dakota 57% 1% 18% 10% 14% 113
Ohio 54% 2% 14% 9% 21% 388
Oklahoma 56% 3% 16% 11% 13% 158
Oregon 55% 2% 17% 9% 16% 110
Pennsylvania 58% 3% 11% 11% 16% 473
South Carolina 54% 7% 16% 6% 18% 230
South Dakota 45% 3% 11% 11% 30% 109
Tennessee 63% 3% 13% 8% 13% 324
Texas 55% 5% 14% 8% 18% 1,046
Utah 68% 4% 3% 2% 22% 140
Virginia 60% 4% 13% 9% 14% 316
Washington 59% 5% 10% 7% 18% 202
West Virginia 53% 4% 16% 12% 16% 143
Wisconsin 61% 2% 12% 7% 18% 197
Wyoming 56% 2% 21% 7% 14% 118

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