Views about size of government among adults who attend services seldom or never by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about size of government

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who would rather have…

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Alaska 50% 46% 3% 1% 117
Arizona 59% 36% 2% 4% 219
California 46% 46% 4% 4% 1,375
Colorado 44% 44% 6% 6% 188
Connecticut 49% 39% 4% 8% 130
Delaware 51% 43% 3% 3% 100
District of Columbia 16% 81% 3% < 1% 112
Florida 44% 48% 3% 4% 601
Georgia 52% 38% 4% 7% 210
Hawaii 44% 46% 4% 7% 121
Idaho 61% 32% 4% 2% 110
Illinois 50% 41% 3% 5% 394
Indiana 57% 34% 4% 5% 180
Kentucky 48% 43% 4% 5% 113
Maine 55% 40% 3% 2% 136
Maryland 44% 49% < 1% 6% 207
Massachusetts 49% 45% 2% 5% 300
Michigan 54% 39% 3% 4% 286
Minnesota 55% 39% 5% 2% 145
Missouri 50% 40% 2% 8% 175
Montana 64% 30% < 1% 7% 118
Nevada 57% 34% 6% 4% 114
New Hampshire 63% 32% 1% 3% 142
New Jersey 50% 41% 5% 4% 241
New Mexico 41% 55% 2% 2% 105
New York 42% 51% 3% 4% 680
North Carolina 45% 49% 2% 4% 237
Ohio 53% 36% 5% 5% 307
Oregon 53% 41% 2% 4% 179
Pennsylvania 49% 44% 2% 5% 375
South Carolina 51% 39% 4% 6% 100
Tennessee 52% 36% 3% 10% 138
Texas 47% 44% 5% 4% 586
Vermont 39% 50% 4% 6% 142
Virginia 57% 38% 3% 2% 209
Washington 47% 47% 3% 4% 268
Wisconsin 54% 43% < 1% 3% 175

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