Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among whites by state (2014) Switch to: State among whites 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
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Alabama 40% 11% 13% 33% 2% 346
Alaska 51% 13% 16% 19% 1% 226
Arizona 53% 15% 11% 20% < 1% 463
Arkansas 41% 18% 12% 28% 1% 229
California 50% 17% 12% 20% 1% 2,098
Colorado 45% 19% 15% 19% 2% 383
Connecticut 38% 20% 14% 27% 1% 286
Delaware 36% 24% 14% 25% < 1% 217
District of Columbia 44% 19% 20% 17% 1% 124
Florida 45% 16% 13% 24% 2% 1,311
Georgia 48% 13% 10% 27% 1% 576
Hawaii 49% 19% 5% 27% < 1% 141
Idaho 43% 15% 12% 30% < 1% 280
Illinois 41% 16% 14% 26% 2% 975
Indiana 44% 16% 14% 26% < 1% 532
Iowa 38% 15% 18% 26% 2% 304
Kansas 39% 20% 15% 24% 2% 255
Kentucky 44% 13% 11% 31% 1% 362
Louisiana 43% 17% 16% 22% 3% 289
Maine 39% 14% 13% 32% 1% 281
Maryland 37% 15% 17% 30% 1% 379
Massachusetts 43% 15% 15% 26% 1% 559
Michigan 41% 17% 14% 26% 2% 755
Minnesota 44% 17% 14% 25% < 1% 483
Mississippi 46% 11% 11% 31% 1% 187
Missouri 44% 18% 11% 26% 2% 516
Montana 47% 14% 13% 25% 2% 278
Nebraska 37% 20% 14% 27% 2% 253
Nevada 56% 18% 12% 14% < 1% 200
New Hampshire 41% 21% 9% 28% 1% 275
New Jersey 40% 15% 17% 28% 1% 605
New Mexico 46% 18% 13% 16% 7% 168
New York 45% 16% 12% 24% 2% 1,319
North Carolina 45% 17% 14% 22% 1% 712
North Dakota 43% 12% 13% 29% 2% 307
Ohio 44% 18% 13% 25% 1% 913
Oklahoma 40% 16% 12% 31% < 1% 277
Oregon 52% 18% 12% 18% 1% 338
Pennsylvania 43% 18% 13% 25% 1% 1,124
Rhode Island 36% 20% 16% 27% 1% 258
South Carolina 46% 15% 14% 24% 1% 341
South Dakota 45% 16% 8% 30% < 1% 268
Tennessee 47% 17% 10% 22% 3% 526
Texas 47% 17% 11% 23% 2% 1,379
Utah 49% 25% 13% 13% 1% 274
Vermont 47% 15% 12% 25% 1% 293
Virginia 49% 16% 13% 20% 2% 632
Washington 50% 16% 11% 22% 1% 542
West Virginia 45% 18% 8% 27% 1% 272
Wisconsin 36% 20% 16% 26% 1% 512
Wyoming 43% 17% 9% 29% 1% 277

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