Views about size of government among adults who meditate at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about size of government

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who would rather have…

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Alabama 58% 37% 2% 3% 264
Alaska 58% 36% 2% 4% 111
Arizona 60% 33% 2% 6% 302
Arkansas 53% 40% 1% 6% 130
California 41% 51% 4% 4% 1,559
Colorado 51% 41% 7% 1% 199
Connecticut 57% 39% 3% 1% 140
Delaware 39% 48% 7% 5% 111
District of Columbia 21% 70% 3% 6% 129
Florida 44% 47% 5% 4% 897
Georgia 50% 42% 3% 5% 452
Hawaii 51% 41% 6% 2% 140
Idaho 66% 30% 2% 1% 141
Illinois 52% 42% 4% 3% 573
Indiana 55% 36% 4% 5% 266
Iowa 71% 26% 1% 3% 114
Kansas 73% 23% 1% 2% 121
Kentucky 59% 36% 3% 2% 185
Louisiana 48% 45% 4% 3% 221
Maine 61% 32% 4% 3% 105
Maryland 46% 46% 2% 6% 271
Massachusetts 43% 45% 4% 8% 234
Michigan 54% 33% 8% 5% 400
Minnesota 56% 35% 5% 4% 221
Mississippi 52% 41% 4% 3% 158
Missouri 63% 30% 1% 5% 251
Montana 75% 15% 7% 4% 107
Nebraska 68% 26% 2% 4% 128
Nevada 57% 36% 6% 1% 130
New Hampshire 59% 37% < 1% 3% 107
New Jersey 40% 51% 5% 4% 333
New Mexico 47% 44% 3% 6% 144
New York 39% 54% 3% 4% 778
North Carolina 52% 38% 5% 5% 497
North Dakota 66% 26% 1% 6% 114
Ohio 60% 31% 3% 5% 487
Oklahoma 60% 33% 4% 3% 204
Oregon 55% 38% 1% 6% 168
Pennsylvania 59% 33% 2% 5% 567
Rhode Island 56% 32% 6% 6% 133
South Carolina 49% 41% 3% 7% 252
South Dakota 66% 30% 2% 2% 118
Tennessee 55% 38% 4% 4% 334
Texas 43% 49% 4% 4% 1,204
Utah 70% 26% 3% 2% 149
Virginia 54% 41% 2% 3% 364
Washington 55% 34% 6% 5% 297
West Virginia 65% 26% 6% 3% 121
Wisconsin 64% 32% 4% 1% 190
Wyoming 73% 20% 1% 6% 140

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