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

% of adults who seldom or never pray who would rather have…

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Alaska 45% 51% 2% 1% 102
Arizona 50% 44% 4% 3% 159
California 46% 47% 4% 3% 1,092
Colorado 40% 53% 3% 4% 150
Connecticut 43% 43% 5% 9% 113
Florida 47% 49% 2% 2% 461
Georgia 53% 38% 3% 5% 152
Illinois 48% 44% 5% 3% 306
Indiana 57% 32% 4% 7% 130
Maine 55% 40% 2% 3% 124
Maryland 41% 50% 1% 8% 169
Massachusetts 47% 48% 2% 3% 279
Michigan 52% 43% 1% 3% 222
Minnesota 50% 42% 3% 5% 139
Missouri 57% 38% 1% 4% 126
New Hampshire 57% 38% 1% 3% 107
New Jersey 49% 45% 3% 3% 215
New York 43% 51% 3% 3% 582
North Carolina 46% 52% 1% 2% 165
Ohio 52% 42% 4% 3% 194
Oregon 47% 48% 1% 4% 146
Pennsylvania 51% 43% 2% 5% 291
Texas 48% 45% 4% 3% 407
Vermont 35% 53% 5% 7% 133
Virginia 50% 44% 4% 3% 193
Washington 47% 46% 4% 3% 230
Wisconsin 50% 46% < 1% 3% 147

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