Political ideology 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 ideology

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

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Alabama 60% 27% 5% 8% 264
Arizona 57% 28% 9% 6% 219
Arkansas 55% 32% 8% 6% 147
California 48% 28% 18% 7% 1,027
Colorado 56% 25% 13% 7% 150
Florida 56% 23% 14% 7% 632
Georgia 54% 29% 11% 6% 426
Idaho 68% 19% 8% 6% 120
Illinois 47% 30% 15% 9% 403
Indiana 59% 23% 11% 7% 242
Iowa 54% 27% 15% 4% 119
Kansas 58% 26% 13% 2% 115
Kentucky 61% 24% 8% 7% 190
Louisiana 62% 23% 10% 5% 201
Maryland 40% 35% 19% 6% 211
Massachusetts 38% 30% 24% 8% 111
Michigan 52% 22% 16% 9% 332
Minnesota 58% 26% 11% 5% 164
Mississippi 64% 21% 10% 6% 161
Missouri 58% 20% 13% 8% 240
Nebraska 52% 34% 10% 4% 113
New Jersey 47% 34% 13% 6% 249
New Mexico 52% 23% 9% 15% 107
New York 45% 30% 18% 8% 496
North Carolina 58% 24% 13% 5% 428
North Dakota 64% 18% 15% 2% 113
Ohio 56% 25% 11% 9% 389
Oklahoma 54% 30% 10% 6% 159
Oregon 46% 29% 15% 10% 111
Pennsylvania 54% 22% 16% 9% 474
South Carolina 60% 27% 5% 9% 230
South Dakota 66% 23% 5% 7% 109
Tennessee 61% 22% 11% 6% 326
Texas 53% 25% 15% 8% 1,052
Utah 67% 28% 2% 3% 141
Virginia 54% 25% 15% 5% 318
Washington 56% 29% 8% 6% 204
West Virginia 57% 23% 11% 8% 143
Wisconsin 64% 23% 9% 4% 197
Wyoming 60% 19% 14% 8% 118

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