Educational 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 educational group

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

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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Alaska 22% 41% 19% 17% 140
Arizona 34% 38% 16% 11% 222
California 31% 31% 22% 16% 1,611
Colorado 19% 35% 25% 20% 219
Connecticut 31% 26% 21% 23% 179
Delaware 27% 31% 21% 20% 115
District of Columbia 11% 14% 39% 35% 141
Florida 33% 31% 19% 16% 728
Georgia 28% 38% 18% 16% 231
Hawaii 32% 26% 28% 14% 140
Idaho 35% 36% 19% 9% 103
Illinois 26% 32% 26% 16% 471
Indiana 42% 27% 18% 13% 171
Kentucky 46% 28% 13% 12% 111
Louisiana 41% 26% 24% 8% 104
Maine 41% 25% 23% 12% 141
Maryland 27% 28% 23% 22% 253
Massachusetts 26% 28% 24% 21% 390
Michigan 30% 35% 19% 16% 321
Minnesota 26% 36% 25% 13% 210
Missouri 32% 33% 21% 15% 196
Montana 38% 24% 25% 14% 117
Nevada 35% 37% 19% 9% 137
New Hampshire 32% 29% 24% 16% 145
New Jersey 26% 28% 22% 24% 341
New Mexico 28% 32% 23% 18% 120
New York 28% 30% 25% 17% 843
North Carolina 31% 29% 22% 17% 289
North Dakota 31% 39% 20% 10% 100
Ohio 36% 33% 19% 12% 313
Oklahoma 41% 31% 18% 10% 100
Oregon 18% 39% 27% 16% 180
Pennsylvania 37% 26% 22% 15% 469
Rhode Island 22% 34% 29% 15% 130
Tennessee 38% 25% 23% 14% 129
Texas 34% 33% 20% 13% 661
Vermont 31% 29% 23% 17% 175
Virginia 22% 29% 27% 22% 298
Washington 24% 36% 24% 16% 314
Wisconsin 34% 34% 18% 14% 205

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