Parent of children under 18 among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by parental status

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State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Alaska 34% 66% 141
Arizona 26% 74% 221
California 24% 76% 1,616
Colorado 26% 74% 220
Connecticut 22% 78% 179
Delaware 32% 68% 115
District of Columbia 21% 79% 142
Florida 21% 79% 729
Georgia 31% 69% 231
Hawaii 23% 77% 141
Idaho 36% 64% 103
Illinois 24% 76% 472
Indiana 30% 70% 171
Kentucky 16% 84% 112
Louisiana 26% 74% 104
Maine 24% 76% 142
Maryland 26% 74% 254
Massachusetts 28% 72% 390
Michigan 27% 73% 321
Minnesota 26% 74% 211
Missouri 32% 68% 196
Montana 22% 78% 118
Nevada 24% 76% 135
New Hampshire 20% 80% 145
New Jersey 27% 73% 339
New Mexico 24% 76% 120
New York 23% 77% 847
North Carolina 24% 76% 288
North Dakota 24% 76% 100
Ohio 31% 69% 311
Oklahoma 20% 80% 100
Oregon 30% 70% 180
Pennsylvania 26% 74% 470
Rhode Island 21% 79% 133
Tennessee 31% 69% 129
Texas 34% 66% 660
Vermont 25% 75% 176
Virginia 26% 74% 297
Washington 22% 78% 314
Wisconsin 27% 73% 206

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