Party affiliation 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 political party

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State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Alaska 27% 25% 48% 141
Arizona 24% 19% 57% 223
California 23% 16% 61% 1,621
Colorado 24% 19% 57% 221
Connecticut 28% 20% 51% 180
Delaware 18% 17% 65% 115
District of Columbia 7% 8% 84% 142
Florida 31% 18% 52% 731
Georgia 26% 22% 52% 232
Hawaii 19% 19% 62% 141
Idaho 29% 23% 48% 104
Illinois 19% 19% 61% 472
Indiana 28% 20% 52% 171
Kentucky 37% 10% 53% 112
Louisiana 34% 23% 43% 104
Maine 23% 11% 66% 142
Maryland 23% 12% 64% 255
Massachusetts 25% 17% 59% 391
Michigan 23% 18% 59% 321
Minnesota 24% 17% 59% 211
Missouri 28% 21% 51% 196
Montana 31% 16% 53% 118
Nevada 27% 23% 50% 137
New Hampshire 24% 14% 62% 146
New Jersey 26% 15% 60% 341
New Mexico 20% 12% 68% 121
New York 20% 17% 63% 847
North Carolina 24% 18% 58% 289
North Dakota 35% 15% 50% 100
Ohio 30% 19% 51% 314
Oklahoma 30% 14% 56% 100
Oregon 16% 15% 69% 180
Pennsylvania 25% 16% 59% 471
Rhode Island 30% 15% 54% 133
Tennessee 25% 20% 55% 129
Texas 29% 22% 48% 663
Vermont 21% 7% 72% 176
Virginia 33% 18% 49% 298
Washington 18% 19% 64% 314
Wisconsin 19% 12% 69% 206

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