Interpreting scripture among adults with a household income of $100,000 or more by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with a household income of $100,000 or more by interpretation of scripture

% of adults with a household income of $100,000 or more who say the holy scripture is…

State Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 16% 34% 1% 36% 14% 113
California 13% 23% 1% 56% 7% 916
Colorado 11% 32% 2% 50% 5% 138
Connecticut 5% 27% 3% 57% 8% 111
Florida 18% 28% 2% 46% 6% 357
Georgia 25% 29% 2% 39% 6% 192
Illinois 12% 28% 3% 53% 5% 259
Indiana 24% 29% < 1% 36% 10% 101
Maryland 14% 26% 3% 52% 4% 210
Massachusetts 4% 24% 2% 67% 3% 194
Michigan 11% 29% 4% 54% 3% 134
Minnesota 12% 27% 2% 53% 6% 137
New Jersey 6% 33% 2% 55% 5% 260
New York 10% 22% 2% 58% 8% 389
North Carolina 27% 30% 1% 35% 6% 188
Ohio 22% 29% 3% 39% 7% 175
Pennsylvania 14% 29% 1% 49% 7% 267
Tennessee 40% 31% 3% 22% 2% 113
Texas 25% 32% 1% 33% 8% 506
Virginia 17% 31% 1% 42% 8% 260
Washington 11% 28% 2% 53% 5% 141

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