Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by importance of religion

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who say religion is…

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Alabama 75% 14% 7% 5% 1% 116
Arizona 56% 24% 12% 9% < 1% 178
California 41% 28% 14% 16% < 1% 792
Colorado 37% 33% 12% 16% 1% 125
Florida 43% 29% 14% 14% < 1% 470
Georgia 64% 19% 7% 10% 1% 235
Illinois 51% 26% 14% 9% < 1% 348
Indiana 50% 24% 15% 11% < 1% 165
Iowa 56% 19% 14% 11% < 1% 104
Kentucky 62% 26% 5% 8% < 1% 111
Louisiana 62% 27% 2% 9% < 1% 111
Maryland 48% 22% 16% 13% < 1% 171
Massachusetts 30% 30% 19% 21% < 1% 166
Michigan 52% 25% 14% 7% 1% 267
Minnesota 48% 28% 14% 9% < 1% 167
Missouri 60% 24% 10% 4% 1% 147
Montana 35% 31% 19% 14% 2% 100
New Jersey 40% 31% 14% 14% < 1% 206
New York 41% 27% 15% 16% 1% 488
North Carolina 52% 26% 10% 11% < 1% 272
North Dakota 43% 26% 24% 7% < 1% 102
Ohio 55% 27% 11% 7% < 1% 274
Oregon 37% 29% 15% 19% < 1% 105
Pennsylvania 48% 25% 13% 14% 1% 301
South Carolina 72% 13% 10% 4% 1% 127
Tennessee 66% 19% 7% 8% 1% 157
Texas 57% 23% 8% 11% < 1% 595
Virginia 60% 24% 7% 9% < 1% 234
Washington 43% 20% 17% 19% < 1% 171
Wisconsin 39% 38% 12% 10% < 1% 189

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