Political ideology among adults who say religion is very important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is very important by political ideology

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

State Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 56% 26% 10% 9% 397
Alaska 50% 32% 11% 7% 124
Arizona 52% 27% 14% 7% 335
Arkansas 50% 30% 14% 6% 217
California 42% 32% 20% 6% 1,666
Colorado 47% 29% 18% 6% 230
Connecticut 33% 34% 25% 7% 156
Delaware 34% 36% 24% 6% 147
District of Columbia 24% 48% 16% 13% 140
Florida 47% 28% 18% 8% 1,058
Georgia 49% 31% 13% 7% 626
Hawaii 35% 43% 13% 9% 134
Idaho 54% 28% 11% 7% 168
Illinois 43% 32% 20% 6% 696
Indiana 53% 27% 13% 6% 381
Iowa 54% 23% 18% 5% 184
Kansas 50% 32% 16% 2% 165
Kentucky 50% 27% 15% 8% 289
Louisiana 55% 27% 11% 7% 328
Maine 54% 28% 12% 6% 108
Maryland 34% 34% 25% 7% 327
Massachusetts 30% 36% 26% 9% 251
Michigan 48% 23% 20% 9% 513
Minnesota 51% 28% 18% 4% 281
Mississippi 55% 24% 14% 6% 233
Missouri 50% 25% 17% 8% 356
Montana 59% 23% 14% 4% 139
Nebraska 53% 30% 10% 7% 179
Nevada 48% 31% 16% 6% 133
New Hampshire 58% 29% 12% 1% 107
New Jersey 37% 39% 17% 8% 434
New Mexico 44% 29% 15% 11% 169
New York 41% 31% 22% 6% 882
North Carolina 50% 28% 17% 5% 639
North Dakota 58% 22% 15% 5% 197
Ohio 51% 30% 13% 6% 673
Oklahoma 45% 38% 11% 5% 251
Oregon 40% 30% 23% 7% 174
Pennsylvania 49% 26% 16% 8% 739
Rhode Island 38% 39% 15% 8% 149
South Carolina 51% 33% 10% 6% 346
South Dakota 60% 28% 9% 4% 175
Tennessee 54% 23% 15% 8% 475
Texas 47% 27% 17% 9% 1,611
Utah 59% 26% 12% 2% 191
Virginia 50% 32% 13% 5% 503
Washington 46% 29% 18% 7% 312
West Virginia 58% 28% 8% 6% 197
Wisconsin 53% 31% 12% 5% 279
Wyoming 57% 23% 11% 9% 166

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