Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Alaska 48% 16% 9% 25% 2% 141
Arizona 38% 12% 13% 33% 3% 223
California 45% 17% 13% 25% 1% 1,621
Colorado 47% 15% 15% 21% 1% 221
Connecticut 42% 20% 13% 23% 2% 180
Delaware 38% 14% 14% 34% < 1% 115
District of Columbia 34% 19% 18% 26% 3% 142
Florida 45% 14% 11% 28% 2% 731
Georgia 39% 23% 17% 21% < 1% 232
Hawaii 50% 17% 10% 23% 1% 141
Idaho 41% 15% 14% 29% < 1% 104
Illinois 42% 18% 11% 28% < 1% 472
Indiana 37% 25% 8% 27% 2% 171
Kentucky 36% 26% 9% 28% < 1% 112
Louisiana 29% 17% 10% 40% 4% 104
Maine 38% 16% 9% 36% 1% 142
Maryland 44% 18% 13% 23% 1% 255
Massachusetts 36% 17% 12% 33% 2% 391
Michigan 39% 19% 8% 32% 1% 321
Minnesota 45% 20% 13% 21% 2% 211
Missouri 39% 15% 12% 32% 1% 196
Montana 41% 27% 12% 19% 2% 118
Nevada 42% 18% 15% 25% 1% 137
New Hampshire 36% 15% 20% 29% < 1% 146
New Jersey 45% 15% 11% 26% 2% 341
New Mexico 46% 17% 13% 22% 1% 121
New York 38% 18% 12% 30% 2% 847
North Carolina 47% 17% 10% 25% 1% 289
North Dakota 39% 19% 9% 32% 2% 100
Ohio 42% 17% 12% 28% 1% 314
Oklahoma 46% 20% 7% 26% 2% 100
Oregon 45% 19% 10% 27% < 1% 180
Pennsylvania 42% 15% 11% 30% 1% 471
Rhode Island 41% 18% 14% 26% 1% 133
Tennessee 47% 16% 9% 24% 3% 129
Texas 46% 14% 11% 27% 2% 663
Vermont 41% 16% 14% 28% < 1% 176
Virginia 38% 19% 12% 29% 3% 298
Washington 39% 16% 15% 31% < 1% 314
Wisconsin 36% 19% 12% 33% < 1% 206

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