Age distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by age group

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Alaska 30% 32% 28% 10% 137
Arizona 31% 33% 18% 18% 222
California 29% 35% 22% 13% 1,588
Colorado 31% 35% 22% 12% 219
Connecticut 24% 34% 24% 18% 174
Delaware 24% 34% 22% 20% 113
District of Columbia 32% 46% 18% 4% 137
Florida 23% 32% 25% 19% 719
Georgia 31% 39% 21% 10% 228
Hawaii 22% 28% 29% 22% 139
Idaho 31% 34% 22% 13% 102
Illinois 30% 35% 23% 12% 467
Indiana 34% 40% 14% 12% 169
Kentucky 40% 31% 22% 7% 112
Louisiana 33% 36% 23% 8% 104
Maine 24% 27% 30% 18% 142
Maryland 31% 36% 25% 8% 254
Massachusetts 29% 38% 20% 14% 381
Michigan 27% 34% 25% 14% 313
Minnesota 34% 34% 23% 9% 210
Missouri 22% 41% 24% 14% 194
Montana 21% 39% 28% 13% 117
Nevada 26% 34% 27% 13% 136
New Hampshire 23% 39% 25% 13% 146
New Jersey 23% 38% 25% 13% 335
New Mexico 26% 30% 28% 15% 119
New York 28% 36% 23% 13% 827
North Carolina 29% 35% 22% 13% 288
Ohio 31% 32% 24% 13% 310
Oregon 19% 39% 26% 16% 178
Pennsylvania 31% 31% 24% 15% 466
Rhode Island 20% 42% 26% 13% 133
Tennessee 28% 44% 20% 9% 128
Texas 33% 37% 20% 10% 652
Vermont 21% 31% 34% 13% 175
Virginia 33% 33% 22% 12% 292
Washington 24% 35% 29% 11% 313
Wisconsin 30% 35% 24% 12% 203

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