Party affiliation among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by political party

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State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Alabama 54% 12% 34% 264
Arizona 49% 26% 25% 219
Arkansas 53% 14% 32% 147
California 38% 22% 40% 1,027
Colorado 60% 13% 27% 150
Florida 46% 20% 34% 632
Georgia 49% 17% 34% 426
Idaho 72% 12% 16% 120
Illinois 46% 22% 32% 403
Indiana 56% 19% 26% 242
Iowa 61% 12% 27% 119
Kansas 67% 20% 14% 115
Kentucky 53% 16% 31% 190
Louisiana 49% 13% 38% 201
Maryland 35% 11% 54% 211
Massachusetts 38% 12% 50% 111
Michigan 47% 18% 35% 332
Minnesota 58% 17% 25% 164
Mississippi 52% 10% 38% 161
Missouri 54% 15% 31% 240
Nebraska 62% 8% 30% 113
New Jersey 38% 20% 42% 249
New Mexico 50% 16% 34% 107
New York 39% 20% 42% 496
North Carolina 51% 16% 32% 428
North Dakota 57% 19% 24% 113
Ohio 51% 17% 32% 389
Oklahoma 53% 12% 35% 159
Oregon 50% 20% 30% 111
Pennsylvania 52% 15% 33% 474
South Carolina 55% 18% 27% 230
South Dakota 68% 11% 21% 109
Tennessee 61% 11% 28% 326
Texas 48% 19% 32% 1,052
Utah 80% 9% 11% 141
Virginia 52% 21% 27% 318
Washington 55% 22% 23% 204
West Virginia 50% 10% 41% 143
Wisconsin 52% 19% 29% 197
Wyoming 67% 18% 15% 118

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