Importance of religion in one's life among liberals by state (2014) Switch to: State among liberals by importance of religion

% of liberals who say religion is…

State Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 31% 23% 25% 21% < 1% 139
California 31% 27% 17% 24% 1% 1,114
Colorado 30% 29% 19% 22% < 1% 141
Connecticut 42% 22% 10% 25% 1% 109
District of Columbia 21% 23% 21% 35% < 1% 123
Florida 38% 27% 14% 21% < 1% 476
Georgia 42% 26% 12% 18% 2% 190
Illinois 36% 26% 18% 19% < 1% 352
Indiana 35% 28% 18% 18% < 1% 124
Maryland 43% 20% 15% 21% < 1% 188
Massachusetts 24% 22% 23% 31% < 1% 262
Michigan 41% 24% 15% 19% 1% 247
Minnesota 30% 30% 16% 24% 1% 153
Missouri 47% 24% 15% 13% < 1% 141
New Jersey 31% 35% 18% 14% 2% 227
New York 32% 26% 18% 23% 2% 604
North Carolina 45% 25% 14% 15% 1% 235
Ohio 35% 35% 12% 18% < 1% 222
Oregon 34% 18% 17% 29% 2% 133
Pennsylvania 36% 26% 15% 23% < 1% 321
Tennessee 55% 19% 9% 17% < 1% 122
Texas 49% 27% 9% 15% < 1% 502
Vermont 19% 19% 21% 41% < 1% 120
Virginia 42% 26% 16% 15% < 1% 177
Washington 26% 24% 23% 26% 1% 223
Wisconsin 28% 22% 18% 32% < 1% 121

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