Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about size of government

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who would rather have…

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Alabama 56% 39% 3% 2% 380
Alaska 63% 35% < 1% 2% 178
Arizona 58% 35% 3% 4% 404
Arkansas 54% 41% 1% 4% 202
California 43% 49% 4% 4% 2,151
Colorado 53% 40% 5% 3% 288
Connecticut 57% 40% 2% 1% 188
Delaware 55% 36% 4% 5% 167
District of Columbia 21% 71% 3% 5% 153
Florida 46% 45% 5% 4% 1,255
Georgia 52% 41% 3% 4% 648
Hawaii 50% 41% 6% 2% 195
Idaho 69% 27% 2% 1% 207
Illinois 53% 41% 3% 3% 749
Indiana 57% 37% 3% 3% 388
Iowa 63% 32% 2% 4% 185
Kansas 70% 22% 2% 6% 195
Kentucky 58% 35% 4% 3% 278
Louisiana 50% 43% 3% 4% 307
Maine 67% 26% 2% 5% 148
Maryland 49% 44% 2% 5% 368
Massachusetts 45% 46% 3% 5% 324
Michigan 59% 33% 4% 3% 575
Minnesota 60% 32% 3% 4% 328
Mississippi 56% 38% 3% 3% 219
Missouri 63% 30% 3% 4% 386
Montana 71% 21% 4% 4% 171
Nebraska 69% 26% 1% 4% 188
Nevada 55% 38% 5% 2% 195
New Hampshire 65% 29% 2% 4% 147
New Jersey 44% 48% 4% 4% 507
New Mexico 49% 44% 4% 3% 192
New York 40% 53% 4% 3% 1,019
North Carolina 53% 40% 3% 4% 684
North Dakota 68% 25% 1% 5% 189
Ohio 59% 33% 3% 5% 683
Oklahoma 63% 31% 3% 3% 259
Oregon 56% 36% 2% 6% 238
Pennsylvania 59% 34% 3% 5% 781
Rhode Island 51% 36% 7% 5% 168
South Carolina 56% 36% 2% 5% 352
South Dakota 67% 28% 3% 2% 195
Tennessee 61% 31% 3% 4% 476
Texas 48% 45% 4% 4% 1,633
Utah 73% 24% 1% 3% 221
Vermont 48% 44% 4% 4% 153
Virginia 55% 39% 2% 3% 512
Washington 56% 35% 5% 5% 406
West Virginia 54% 35% 5% 6% 204
Wisconsin 64% 32% 2% 2% 323
Wyoming 74% 19% 2% 5% 193

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