Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among baby Boomers by state (2014) Switch to: State among baby Boomers by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

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State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 206. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 43% 12% 12% 33% 1% 206
Alaska 58% 7% 14% 20% < 1% 115
Arizona 55% 14% 10% 18% 2% 240
Arkansas 47% 20% 8% 24% 1% 120
California 52% 14% 13% 19% 2% 1,305
Colorado 53% 16% 14% 14% 4% 171
Connecticut 48% 20% 12% 18% 2% 133
Delaware 40% 17% 9% 33% 1% 116
Florida 49% 13% 12% 24% 2% 757
Georgia 48% 15% 10% 25% 2% 342
Hawaii 38% 16% 15% 28% 4% 141
Idaho 49% 18% 9% 24% 1% 126
Illinois 41% 13% 13% 30% 2% 470
Indiana 42% 16% 15% 27% < 1% 250
Iowa 43% 13% 19% 23% 1% 138
Kansas 39% 28% 9% 23% < 1% 120
Kentucky 46% 10% 13% 27% 4% 167
Louisiana 44% 12% 11% 31% 2% 165
Maine 45% 9% 9% 35% 2% 131
Maryland 43% 13% 14% 28% 3% 242
Massachusetts 45% 14% 15% 24% 2% 241
Michigan 45% 13% 13% 25% 4% 392
Minnesota 50% 11% 11% 26% 1% 213
Mississippi 48% 13% 7% 30% 1% 106
Missouri 44% 14% 11% 29% 2% 244
Montana 46% 10% 15% 25% 4% 109
Nebraska 54% 14% 10% 21% 1% 105
Nevada 48% 18% 16% 18% < 1% 119
New Hampshire 34% 22% 13% 29% 3% 113
New Jersey 47% 13% 14% 25% 1% 327
New Mexico 50% 9% 11% 28% 3% 141
New York 48% 13% 12% 26% 2% 722
North Carolina 48% 18% 12% 20% 2% 409
North Dakota 45% 16% 6% 30% 3% 126
Ohio 49% 14% 13% 22% 3% 457
Oklahoma 48% 14% 10% 29% < 1% 152
Oregon 59% 14% 8% 19% < 1% 159
Pennsylvania 45% 17% 13% 24% 1% 526
Rhode Island 35% 18% 17% 30% 1% 131
South Carolina 50% 14% 12% 23% 1% 186
South Dakota 51% 9% 9% 31% < 1% 109
Tennessee 52% 14% 7% 25% 2% 278
Texas 47% 16% 12% 24% 1% 843
Utah 52% 24% 6% 17% 1% 110
Vermont 53% 9% 14% 24% < 1% 114
Virginia 50% 13% 11% 23% 3% 319
Washington 48% 16% 12% 23% 1% 265
West Virginia 50% 21% 10% 18% 1% 127
Wisconsin 40% 18% 16% 24% 2% 230
Wyoming 46% 17% 11% 25% 1% 129

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