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

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

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Alabama 57% 38% 2% 2% 295
Arizona 62% 31% 3% 5% 246
Arkansas 53% 42% 1% 4% 162
California 45% 48% 4% 4% 1,084
Colorado 69% 28% 2% 1% 152
Florida 46% 45% 5% 4% 702
Georgia 53% 42% 2% 3% 473
Idaho 75% 21% 4% 1% 132
Illinois 55% 39% 3% 3% 409
Indiana 59% 33% 4% 5% 247
Iowa 69% 29% < 1% 1% 104
Kansas 75% 22% 2% 1% 109
Kentucky 58% 33% 5% 3% 202
Louisiana 48% 45% 3% 4% 229
Maryland 50% 42% 2% 6% 220
Massachusetts 37% 50% 3% 9% 110
Michigan 61% 32% 2% 4% 332
Minnesota 69% 24% 2% 5% 168
Mississippi 56% 38% 4% 3% 192
Missouri 73% 22% 2% 4% 257
Montana 79% 13% 5% 3% 106
New Jersey 40% 56% 2% 3% 231
New Mexico 46% 44% 4% 6% 115
New York 37% 57% 3% 3% 511
North Carolina 58% 34% 3% 6% 458
Ohio 61% 31% 3% 5% 429
Oklahoma 63% 30% 3% 4% 193
Oregon 67% 26% 2% 5% 121
Pennsylvania 62% 31% 3% 4% 432
South Carolina 54% 38% 3% 6% 252
Tennessee 58% 37% 1% 4% 368
Texas 49% 44% 3% 4% 1,103
Utah 74% 21% 1% 3% 171
Virginia 57% 39% 2% 3% 356
Washington 63% 30% 3% 4% 218
West Virginia 65% 25% 4% 6% 136
Wisconsin 72% 23% 3% 2% 156
Wyoming 74% 18% 3% 5% 115

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