Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who identify as…

State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 229. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 67% 25% < 1% 5% 3% 229
Alaska 71% < 1% 5% 4% 20% 155
Arizona 63% 3% 2% 27% 4% 335
Arkansas 71% 19% < 1% 5% 4% 141
California 46% 6% 9% 36% 4% 1,816
Colorado 69% 5% 2% 18% 7% 248
Connecticut 67% 7% 2% 20% 4% 165
Delaware 66% 18% 5% 9% 2% 114
District of Columbia 36% 47% 5% 9% 3% 132
Florida 59% 13% 1% 23% 4% 948
Georgia 61% 26% 1% 8% 4% 463
Hawaii 31% 5% 28% 12% 24% 157
Idaho 79% 5% 1% 14% 1% 155
Illinois 62% 14% 4% 15% 5% 576
Indiana 84% 6% < 1% 6% 3% 287
Iowa 84% 3% 1% 7% 4% 140
Kansas 77% 6% 1% 14% 2% 132
Kentucky 91% 4% < 1% 3% 2% 191
Louisiana 63% 31% < 1% 4% 3% 203
Maine 93% 3% < 1% 1% 3% 127
Maryland 48% 31% 3% 13% 6% 288
Massachusetts 74% 8% 3% 11% 4% 325
Michigan 78% 13% 1% 3% 5% 422
Minnesota 88% 3% 1% 2% 6% 257
Mississippi 62% 33% < 1% 3% 2% 139
Missouri 82% 10% < 1% 4% 4% 297
Montana 88% < 1% < 1% 2% 10% 148
Nebraska 79% 3% 2% 14% 1% 128
Nevada 59% 8% 1% 24% 8% 161
New Hampshire 94% 1% < 1% < 1% 4% 137
New Jersey 58% 12% 2% 22% 6% 377
New Mexico 42% 2% 2% 46% 8% 159
New York 58% 13% 6% 19% 4% 905
North Carolina 68% 20% 1% 6% 5% 471
North Dakota 94% 1% 1% 2% 2% 145
Ohio 85% 11% 1% 2% 2% 490
Oklahoma 66% 7% < 1% 14% 12% 172
Oregon 82% 1% 2% 9% 7% 217
Pennsylvania 80% 11% 1% 5% 3% 609
Rhode Island 74% 7% < 1% 13% 6% 113
South Carolina 66% 27% < 1% 5% 2% 238
South Dakota 85% < 1% 2% 4% 10% 147
Tennessee 77% 14% 1% 5% 3% 323
Texas 47% 11% 2% 35% 4% 1,210
Utah 82% 2% 1% 6% 8% 163
Vermont 94% 1% 1% 2% 2% 158
Virginia 67% 17% 3% 10% 3% 435
Washington 78% 3% 5% 9% 5% 352
West Virginia 90% 5% < 1% 1% 4% 140
Wisconsin 85% 5% 1% 5% 5% 251
Wyoming 80% 1% < 1% 12% 6% 150

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