State among adults who attend services weekly or more

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are in…

Survey year Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Sample Size
Sample size = 13,155. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 2% < 1% 2% 1% 10% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 4% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 1% 2% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 5% 3% < 1% 4% 1% 1% 4% < 1% 2% < 1% 3% 9% 1% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 13,155
2007 2% < 1% 1% 1% 10% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 5% 3% < 1% 1% 4% 3% 1% 1% 2% 2% < 1% 2% 2% 3% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 5% 4% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 5% < 1% 2% < 1% 3% 8% 1% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 14,919

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State among adults who attend services weekly or more by religious group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are in…

Religious tradition Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 16% 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% 5% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% 3% 3% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 4% 1% 10% 1% < 1% 4% 1% 1% 5% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 10% < 1% < 1% 2% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 3,092
Evangelical Protestant 3% < 1% 2% 2% 10% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 4% < 1% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 1% 3% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 3% 2% 2% 3% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 2% 1% 3% 4% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 4% 10% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 5,177
Historically Black Protestant 5% < 1% < 1% 1% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 8% 9% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 5% < 1% 4% 1% 4% 1% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 5% 6% < 1% 2% 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 4% < 1% 4% 8% < 1% < 1% 5% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 1,070
Jehovah's Witness 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 16% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 8% 4% < 1% < 1% 4% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 5% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 3% 1% 7% 2% < 1% 3% < 1% 1% 5% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 14% < 1% < 1% 1% 5% < 1% < 1% 1% 207
Jewish < 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 7% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 4% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 2% 17% < 1% 25% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 3% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 4% < 1% < 1% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 148
Mainline Protestant 2% < 1% 1% 1% 6% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 3% < 1% < 1% 5% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 4% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 4% 4% < 1% 6% 2% 1% 7% < 1% 2% 1% 3% 8% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% 2% 2% < 1% 2,192
Mormon 1% 1% 7% 1% 10% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 2% 1% 1% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 4% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 5% 31% < 1% 3% 4% 1% < 1% 1% 514
Muslim 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 13% < 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% < 1% 5% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 15% < 1% 13% 3% < 1% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 10% 1% < 1% 5% 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 4% < 1% 3% 1% 8% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 12% 3% 1% < 1% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 2% 3% 1% 3% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 3% 2% < 1% 4% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 3% < 1% 5% 11% < 1% < 1% 4% 3% 2% < 1% < 1% 284

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 270. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 21% 28% 28% 23% 270
Arizona 20% 29% 29% 22% 235
Arkansas 16% 35% 26% 24% 138
California 18% 37% 26% 19% 1,097
Colorado 16% 28% 28% 28% 152
Connecticut 7% 39% 31% 23% 109
Delaware 28% 25% 25% 23% 106
Florida 17% 27% 25% 32% 716
Georgia 20% 34% 24% 21% 418
Idaho 23% 28% 26% 23% 122
Illinois 14% 36% 24% 26% 496
Indiana 17% 31% 28% 23% 264
Iowa 17% 23% 26% 35% 130
Kansas 13% 38% 33% 16% 124
Kentucky 11% 35% 31% 23% 195
Louisiana 17% 31% 29% 23% 222
Maryland 12% 28% 32% 27% 216
Massachusetts 13% 30% 27% 30% 166
Michigan 14% 26% 32% 28% 357
Minnesota 14% 27% 32% 27% 213
Mississippi 15% 35% 27% 24% 160
Missouri 17% 28% 29% 26% 250
Montana 15% 31% 27% 27% 105
Nebraska 13% 28% 32% 28% 135
New Jersey 17% 27% 29% 26% 305
New Mexico 9% 43% 25% 23% 117
New York 15% 30% 29% 26% 595
North Carolina 15% 34% 28% 23% 434
North Dakota 11% 31% 29% 29% 127
Ohio 17% 29% 29% 26% 456
Oklahoma 20% 31% 25% 24% 170
Oregon 18% 28% 27% 27% 117
Pennsylvania 14% 27% 30% 30% 506
Rhode Island 26% 18% 34% 21% 106
South Carolina 17% 34% 27% 23% 235
South Dakota 16% 27% 30% 27% 119
Tennessee 13% 34% 30% 23% 357
Texas 19% 35% 28% 18% 1,062
Utah 25% 36% 24% 15% 168
Virginia 15% 35% 30% 21% 379
Washington 23% 27% 24% 26% 212
West Virginia 16% 24% 31% 29% 144
Wisconsin 13% 28% 26% 33% 185
Wyoming 21% 26% 31% 22% 116

Generational cohort among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 270. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 14% 11% 23% 31% 18% 1% 270
Arizona 13% 11% 26% 34% 15% 2% 235
Arkansas 13% 10% 28% 34% 14% 1% 138
California 12% 11% 32% 31% 13% 1% 1,097
Colorado 5% 19% 21% 36% 20% < 1% 152
Connecticut 4% 11% 31% 38% 15% 1% 109
Delaware 20% 10% 22% 29% 18% 1% 106
Florida 13% 8% 23% 32% 21% 3% 716
Georgia 13% 12% 29% 30% 15% < 1% 418
Idaho 20% 10% 22% 30% 18% 1% 122
Illinois 9% 10% 31% 29% 19% 2% 496
Indiana 12% 10% 26% 34% 15% 3% 264
Iowa 13% 10% 16% 34% 25% 2% 130
Kansas 6% 14% 32% 38% 10% < 1% 124
Kentucky 6% 11% 28% 40% 13% 1% 195
Louisiana 9% 12% 27% 35% 16% 1% 222
Maryland 9% 7% 24% 35% 22% 1% 216
Massachusetts 10% 9% 24% 32% 21% 4% 166
Michigan 9% 9% 22% 41% 18% 1% 357
Minnesota 9% 11% 21% 38% 20% 1% 213
Mississippi 9% 13% 27% 34% 16% 1% 160
Missouri 12% 12% 21% 34% 19% 2% 250
Montana 7% 16% 23% 33% 21% < 1% 105
Nebraska 7% 11% 23% 38% 19% 3% 135
New Jersey 9% 12% 23% 35% 17% 4% 305
New Mexico 4% 12% 36% 35% 13% < 1% 117
New York 10% 10% 25% 35% 17% 3% 595
North Carolina 8% 12% 29% 34% 15% 2% 434
North Dakota 4% 14% 24% 36% 16% 7% 127
Ohio 9% 12% 25% 36% 16% 2% 456
Oklahoma 13% 10% 28% 30% 14% 4% 170
Oregon 12% 7% 26% 34% 19% 1% 117
Pennsylvania 8% 10% 22% 35% 22% 2% 506
Rhode Island 12% 14% 18% 41% 14% 1% 106
South Carolina 13% 7% 31% 33% 16% < 1% 235
South Dakota 12% 12% 19% 32% 22% 2% 119
Tennessee 6% 13% 28% 38% 15% 1% 357
Texas 12% 12% 29% 31% 14% 1% 1,062
Utah 19% 13% 29% 31% 8% < 1% 168
Virginia 9% 11% 30% 35% 15% 1% 379
Washington 16% 10% 23% 31% 17% 2% 212
West Virginia 14% 6% 20% 39% 18% 3% 144
Wisconsin 9% 10% 21% 31% 25% 4% 185
Wyoming 13% 14% 20% 36% 13% 4% 116

Gender composition among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

State Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 41% 59% 279
Arizona 39% 61% 238
Arkansas 44% 56% 144
California 40% 60% 1,126
Colorado 46% 54% 155
Connecticut 39% 61% 111
Delaware 50% 50% 110
Florida 41% 59% 733
Georgia 40% 60% 429
Idaho 44% 56% 123
Illinois 43% 57% 507
Indiana 41% 59% 269
Iowa 48% 52% 131
Kansas 44% 56% 126
Kentucky 44% 56% 197
Louisiana 39% 61% 223
Maryland 44% 56% 222
Massachusetts 44% 56% 172
Michigan 45% 55% 367
Minnesota 42% 58% 218
Mississippi 42% 58% 162
Missouri 48% 52% 253
Montana 43% 57% 108
Nebraska 42% 58% 135
New Jersey 47% 53% 315
New Mexico 35% 65% 118
New York 38% 62% 612
North Carolina 43% 57% 441
North Dakota 49% 51% 128
Ohio 46% 54% 470
Oklahoma 50% 50% 172
Oregon 49% 51% 118
Pennsylvania 43% 57% 513
Rhode Island 44% 56% 108
South Carolina 43% 57% 242
South Dakota 48% 52% 122
Tennessee 46% 54% 364
Texas 44% 56% 1,096
Utah 45% 55% 175
Virginia 43% 57% 393
Washington 46% 54% 218
West Virginia 45% 55% 146
Wisconsin 35% 65% 189
Wyoming 43% 57% 118

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who identify as…

State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 275. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 67% 27% < 1% 3% 3% 275
Arizona 60% 4% 1% 31% 3% 232
Arkansas 81% 12% < 1% 5% 1% 142
California 35% 7% 9% 46% 4% 1,110
Colorado 69% 4% 1% 23% 3% 155
Connecticut 64% 12% 3% 15% 7% 110
Delaware 52% 33% < 1% 14% 1% 108
Florida 53% 19% 1% 24% 3% 725
Georgia 56% 33% < 1% 8% 3% 422
Idaho 87% 3% 1% 9% 1% 123
Illinois 68% 15% 2% 12% 3% 492
Indiana 81% 12% < 1% 5% 3% 265
Iowa 94% 4% < 1% < 1% 2% 131
Kansas 82% 7% 1% 10% 1% 125
Kentucky 90% 7% < 1% 1% 2% 197
Louisiana 57% 36% < 1% 5% 2% 221
Maryland 45% 39% 3% 9% 4% 218
Massachusetts 66% 12% 2% 16% 4% 165
Michigan 72% 20% 2% 3% 3% 360
Minnesota 85% 8% < 1% 4% 2% 212
Mississippi 57% 37% < 1% 4% 3% 161
Missouri 85% 10% < 1% 2% 2% 250
Montana 85% 1% 2% 1% 12% 106
Nebraska 84% 4% < 1% 10% 2% 134
New Jersey 52% 20% 5% 18% 4% 306
New Mexico 42% 1% 3% 40% 13% 117
New York 52% 17% 6% 21% 4% 602
North Carolina 65% 24% 1% 6% 4% 439
North Dakota 88% < 1% 3% 1% 8% 126
Ohio 82% 11% 1% 3% 3% 460
Oklahoma 74% 9% < 1% 7% 10% 169
Oregon 83% < 1% 2% 6% 9% 115
Pennsylvania 83% 11% 1% 3% 2% 507
Rhode Island 80% 4% < 1% 7% 9% 107
South Carolina 64% 28% < 1% 6% 2% 242
South Dakota 94% < 1% 1% 1% 4% 122
Tennessee 77% 18% < 1% 3% 1% 358
Texas 45% 15% 2% 35% 3% 1,080
Utah 84% 1% 1% 11% 3% 173
Virginia 61% 22% 5% 7% 5% 383
Washington 74% 6% 6% 9% 5% 213
West Virginia 94% 5% < 1% < 1% 1% 144
Wisconsin 81% 11% < 1% 5% 2% 187
Wyoming 83% < 1% < 1% 11% 6% 117

Immigrant status among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 277. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 4% 4% 92% 277
Arizona 18% 17% 65% 236
Arkansas 7% 2% 91% 142
California 40% 14% 46% 1,107
Colorado 15% 4% 81% 153
Connecticut 23% 9% 67% 110
Delaware 20% 6% 74% 108
Florida 28% 10% 62% 715
Georgia 6% 5% 89% 424
Idaho 11% 6% 82% 123
Illinois 10% 10% 79% 504
Indiana 4% 3% 92% 269
Iowa 3% 3% 94% 131
Kansas 7% 3% 90% 125
Kentucky 1% < 1% 98% 196
Louisiana 2% 4% 94% 220
Maryland 15% 7% 78% 218
Massachusetts 26% 22% 51% 171
Michigan 6% 9% 85% 363
Minnesota 9% 5% 87% 217
Mississippi 2% 1% 97% 161
Missouri 4% 4% 92% 251
Montana 1% 8% 91% 107
Nebraska 8% 4% 88% 134
New Jersey 26% 16% 58% 307
New Mexico 22% 6% 72% 116
New York 31% 20% 48% 597
North Carolina 8% 2% 90% 438
North Dakota 4% 9% 87% 127
Ohio 3% 7% 90% 469
Oklahoma 9% 1% 90% 170
Oregon 8% 13% 79% 118
Pennsylvania 5% 6% 89% 507
Rhode Island 12% 5% 83% 106
South Carolina 6% 6% 88% 242
South Dakota 1% 5% 94% 121
Tennessee 5% 2% 93% 361
Texas 25% 11% 64% 1,081
Utah 6% 7% 87% 173
Virginia 13% 3% 83% 384
Washington 20% 6% 74% 213
West Virginia 3% 3% 94% 144
Wisconsin 4% 3% 93% 186
Wyoming 5% 9% 86% 117

Income distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who have a household income of…

State Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 239. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 41% 21% 23% 15% 239
Arizona 34% 20% 33% 13% 206
Arkansas 34% 19% 30% 16% 130
California 42% 17% 24% 17% 938
Colorado 28% 26% 29% 17% 137
Florida 41% 22% 23% 15% 614
Georgia 32% 23% 28% 17% 377
Idaho 34% 26% 31% 9% 111
Illinois 26% 21% 34% 20% 420
Indiana 39% 17% 31% 13% 220
Iowa 25% 16% 44% 15% 113
Kansas 30% 27% 31% 13% 117
Kentucky 35% 18% 36% 11% 173
Louisiana 40% 17% 26% 17% 192
Maryland 30% 20% 26% 25% 180
Massachusetts 35% 16% 26% 23% 136
Michigan 36% 20% 35% 9% 303
Minnesota 23% 19% 40% 18% 181
Mississippi 42% 20% 27% 12% 138
Missouri 31% 32% 26% 11% 229
Nebraska 23% 20% 32% 24% 119
New Jersey 36% 16% 25% 23% 260
New Mexico 38% 28% 27% 7% 101
New York 36% 17% 31% 16% 491
North Carolina 36% 20% 27% 17% 369
North Dakota 30% 23% 23% 25% 115
Ohio 34% 23% 30% 13% 414
Oklahoma 35% 21% 31% 13% 148
Pennsylvania 32% 26% 26% 17% 430
South Carolina 34% 22% 31% 13% 203
South Dakota 21% 34% 33% 12% 107
Tennessee 35% 23% 26% 16% 315
Texas 39% 20% 25% 16% 926
Utah 22% 19% 36% 23% 153
Virginia 24% 25% 31% 19% 334
Washington 34% 23% 28% 15% 198
West Virginia 43% 22% 28% 7% 122
Wisconsin 36% 21% 29% 14% 154
Wyoming 33% 28% 32% 7% 106

Educational distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who have completed…

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 276. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 46% 27% 18% 9% 276
Arizona 36% 35% 14% 15% 237
Arkansas 48% 28% 17% 7% 142
California 45% 29% 15% 10% 1,117
Colorado 38% 26% 24% 12% 154
Connecticut 36% 24% 24% 16% 111
Delaware 40% 28% 15% 17% 110
Florida 44% 32% 15% 9% 724
Georgia 39% 32% 18% 11% 425
Idaho 31% 40% 20% 8% 123
Illinois 37% 29% 21% 13% 502
Indiana 41% 30% 19% 9% 269
Iowa 39% 29% 20% 12% 131
Kansas 33% 33% 22% 12% 125
Kentucky 47% 28% 12% 13% 197
Louisiana 47% 30% 15% 8% 222
Maryland 39% 25% 17% 19% 221
Massachusetts 45% 22% 19% 14% 171
Michigan 37% 36% 18% 9% 361
Minnesota 31% 35% 23% 11% 218
Mississippi 37% 40% 16% 7% 162
Missouri 43% 30% 18% 9% 253
Montana 31% 40% 20% 9% 108
Nebraska 34% 29% 22% 15% 135
New Jersey 43% 24% 15% 17% 312
New Mexico 39% 37% 18% 6% 118
New York 46% 25% 16% 13% 608
North Carolina 40% 32% 17% 11% 439
North Dakota 34% 27% 24% 15% 128
Ohio 41% 31% 16% 11% 467
Oklahoma 42% 33% 15% 9% 171
Oregon 43% 32% 13% 12% 118
Pennsylvania 48% 25% 15% 12% 512
Rhode Island 55% 20% 13% 12% 107
South Carolina 43% 36% 13% 8% 242
South Dakota 36% 36% 17% 10% 122
Tennessee 47% 27% 14% 11% 361
Texas 42% 30% 17% 10% 1,090
Utah 25% 42% 23% 11% 175
Virginia 41% 30% 18% 11% 391
Washington 33% 38% 22% 7% 217
West Virginia 60% 25% 10% 5% 144
Wisconsin 43% 29% 21% 7% 189
Wyoming 28% 43% 24% 6% 118

Marital status among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 277. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 57% < 1% 15% 8% 20% 277
Arizona 55% 2% 18% 6% 19% 236
Arkansas 61% 1% 10% 12% 15% 143
California 53% 7% 11% 8% 21% 1,119
Colorado 73% 1% 5% 5% 16% 155
Connecticut 51% 6% 15% 10% 17% 110
Delaware 55% 4% 8% 10% 23% 110
Florida 54% 4% 12% 10% 20% 731
Georgia 57% 2% 12% 9% 20% 428
Idaho 68% 1% 13% 9% 9% 123
Illinois 58% 3% 11% 8% 20% 503
Indiana 55% 1% 12% 9% 23% 267
Iowa 68% 1% 4% 9% 18% 131
Kansas 64% < 1% 14% 6% 16% 126
Kentucky 66% 1% 10% 9% 13% 197
Louisiana 56% 6% 12% 8% 17% 223
Maryland 51% 3% 12% 11% 22% 222
Massachusetts 47% 10% 8% 14% 20% 172
Michigan 61% 1% 11% 10% 17% 363
Minnesota 64% 1% 8% 10% 17% 218
Mississippi 54% 1% 14% 9% 22% 161
Missouri 59% 3% 8% 12% 18% 252
Montana 67% 2% 11% 4% 16% 108
Nebraska 64% 1% 9% 9% 16% 135
New Jersey 47% 8% 14% 9% 22% 313
New Mexico 52% 6% 21% 8% 13% 118
New York 53% 3% 11% 8% 24% 607
North Carolina 61% 2% 11% 7% 19% 440
North Dakota 58% < 1% 16% 13% 13% 128
Ohio 59% 2% 11% 10% 18% 468
Oklahoma 53% 2% 17% 9% 18% 171
Oregon 63% 1% 11% 9% 16% 117
Pennsylvania 62% 3% 8% 10% 17% 513
Rhode Island 48% < 1% 18% 14% 21% 107
South Carolina 60% 7% 12% 6% 15% 241
South Dakota 48% 4% 7% 14% 27% 121
Tennessee 65% 4% 10% 5% 16% 362
Texas 57% 4% 13% 7% 19% 1,091
Utah 67% 4% 5% 3% 22% 174
Virginia 64% 2% 12% 8% 14% 391
Washington 57% 4% 10% 8% 20% 217
West Virginia 55% 6% 17% 11% 11% 145
Wisconsin 63% 1% 7% 12% 16% 189
Wyoming 56% 4% 12% 10% 18% 118

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 278. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 33% 67% 278
Arizona 29% 71% 237
Arkansas 34% 66% 144
California 34% 66% 1,120
Colorado 33% 67% 154
Connecticut 26% 74% 110
Delaware 35% 65% 110
Florida 26% 74% 730
Georgia 34% 66% 427
Idaho 30% 70% 122
Illinois 34% 66% 505
Indiana 26% 74% 267
Iowa 28% 72% 131
Kansas 33% 67% 124
Kentucky 31% 69% 197
Louisiana 32% 68% 223
Maryland 21% 79% 221
Massachusetts 26% 74% 170
Michigan 26% 74% 365
Minnesota 30% 70% 218
Mississippi 27% 73% 162
Missouri 32% 68% 251
Montana 29% 71% 108
Nebraska 33% 67% 135
New Jersey 32% 68% 311
New Mexico 38% 62% 118
New York 29% 71% 609
North Carolina 30% 70% 440
North Dakota 26% 74% 128
Ohio 34% 66% 468
Oklahoma 27% 73% 172
Oregon 32% 68% 117
Pennsylvania 27% 73% 511
Rhode Island 32% 68% 108
South Carolina 31% 69% 241
South Dakota 24% 76% 122
Tennessee 32% 68% 364
Texas 36% 64% 1,091
Utah 36% 64% 174
Virginia 28% 72% 391
Washington 29% 71% 217
West Virginia 26% 74% 146
Wisconsin 27% 73% 188
Wyoming 28% 72% 118

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say they…

State Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 93% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 279
Arizona 88% 9% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 238
Arkansas 93% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 144
California 80% 15% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1,126
Colorado 86% 12% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 155
Connecticut 79% 16% 1% 2% 2% 1% 111
Delaware 85% 14% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 110
Florida 86% 10% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 733
Georgia 95% 5% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 429
Idaho 88% 11% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 123
Illinois 88% 9% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 507
Indiana 89% 9% < 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 269
Iowa 91% 7% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 131
Kansas 87% 12% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 126
Kentucky 95% 4% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 197
Louisiana 88% 9% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% 223
Maryland 89% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 222
Massachusetts 74% 16% 1% 5% 3% 1% 172
Michigan 88% 10% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 367
Minnesota 86% 11% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 218
Mississippi 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 162
Missouri 91% 7% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 253
Montana 90% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 108
Nebraska 85% 14% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 135
New Jersey 79% 18% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 315
New Mexico 82% 15% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 118
New York 81% 15% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 612
North Carolina 91% 7% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 441
North Dakota 87% 11% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 128
Ohio 89% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 470
Oklahoma 89% 9% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 172
Oregon 84% 13% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 118
Pennsylvania 89% 9% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 513
Rhode Island 87% 10% < 1% < 1% 1% 2% 108
South Carolina 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 242
South Dakota 91% 7% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 122
Tennessee 91% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 364
Texas 84% 14% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,096
Utah 86% 10% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 175
Virginia 91% 7% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 393
Washington 83% 13% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 218
West Virginia 95% 5% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 146
Wisconsin 86% 12% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 189
Wyoming 83% 9% 3% 1% 1% 3% 118

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say religion is…

State Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 95% 5% 1% < 1% < 1% 279
Arizona 92% 5% 1% < 1% 1% 238
Arkansas 94% 5% < 1% 1% 1% 144
California 87% 11% 1% 1% 1% 1,126
Colorado 88% 10% 1% 1% < 1% 155
Connecticut 88% 12% < 1% < 1% < 1% 111
Delaware 88% 11% 1% 1% < 1% 110
Florida 88% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 733
Georgia 93% 5% < 1% < 1% 1% 429
Idaho 92% 7% < 1% < 1% < 1% 123
Illinois 90% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 507
Indiana 91% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% 269
Iowa 91% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% 131
Kansas 87% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% 126
Kentucky 97% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 197
Louisiana 94% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% 223
Maryland 89% 10% < 1% < 1% 1% 222
Massachusetts 81% 16% 2% < 1% 1% 172
Michigan 86% 11% < 1% < 1% 2% 367
Minnesota 88% 10% 2% < 1% < 1% 218
Mississippi 92% 6% 2% < 1% < 1% 162
Missouri 87% 10% 2% < 1% 1% 253
Montana 87% 11% < 1% 1% < 1% 108
Nebraska 86% 12% < 1% < 1% 2% 135
New Jersey 84% 15% < 1% 1% < 1% 315
New Mexico 85% 9% 2% 2% 2% 118
New York 87% 11% 1% 1% 1% 612
North Carolina 94% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% 441
North Dakota 88% 9% 2% 1% < 1% 128
Ohio 88% 11% < 1% < 1% < 1% 470
Oklahoma 89% 11% < 1% < 1% < 1% 172
Oregon 92% 8% < 1% 1% < 1% 118
Pennsylvania 90% 8% 2% < 1% 1% 513
Rhode Island 81% 17% 2% < 1% < 1% 108
South Carolina 94% 6% < 1% < 1% < 1% 242
South Dakota 90% 7% < 1% 2% 1% 122
Tennessee 92% 7% < 1% 1% < 1% 364
Texas 89% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 1,096
Utah 91% 8% < 1% < 1% 1% 175
Virginia 90% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% 393
Washington 88% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% 218
West Virginia 92% 6% < 1% < 1% 2% 146
Wisconsin 87% 12% < 1% < 1% < 1% 189
Wyoming 80% 18% < 1% 2% < 1% 118

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who pray…

State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 88% 8% 1% 3% < 1% 279
Arizona 91% 8% < 1% 1% < 1% 238
Arkansas 83% 13% < 1% 1% 2% 144
California 83% 11% 2% 3% 1% 1,126
Colorado 87% 10% < 1% 3% < 1% 155
Connecticut 80% 14% < 1% 4% 2% 111
Delaware 77% 17% 1% 2% 3% 110
Florida 85% 10% 3% 2% < 1% 733
Georgia 88% 10% < 1% 1% 1% 429
Idaho 83% 10% 3% 2% 2% 123
Illinois 80% 15% 2% 3% 1% 507
Indiana 81% 16% < 1% 3% < 1% 269
Iowa 83% 14% 2% < 1% < 1% 131
Kansas 86% 10% 1% 2% 1% 126
Kentucky 88% 10% 1% 1% < 1% 197
Louisiana 88% 8% < 1% 3% 1% 223
Maryland 78% 15% 2% 4% 1% 222
Massachusetts 67% 20% 4% 8% 1% 172
Michigan 80% 15% 2% 2% 1% 367
Minnesota 84% 10% 2% 3% 1% 218
Mississippi 89% 8% 1% 1% 1% 162
Missouri 85% 12% 1% 3% < 1% 253
Montana 86% 11% < 1% 1% 2% 108
Nebraska 82% 13% < 1% 4% 1% 135
New Jersey 80% 15% 2% 2% 1% 315
New Mexico 83% 12% 1% 1% 3% 118
New York 80% 15% 1% 3% 1% 612
North Carolina 90% 7% 1% 1% 1% 441
North Dakota 80% 17% 2% 2% < 1% 128
Ohio 83% 12% < 1% 3% 1% 470
Oklahoma 86% 11% 1% 3% < 1% 172
Oregon 78% 15% 1% 7% < 1% 118
Pennsylvania 85% 12% < 1% 3% < 1% 513
Rhode Island 77% 13% 1% 9% < 1% 108
South Carolina 85% 12% 1% < 1% 1% 242
South Dakota 88% 9% < 1% 3% < 1% 122
Tennessee 87% 10% < 1% 3% 1% 364
Texas 84% 11% 2% 3% < 1% 1,096
Utah 90% 6% 2% 1% 2% 175
Virginia 88% 7% 1% 2% 1% 393
Washington 84% 10% 1% 4% 1% 218
West Virginia 90% 9% < 1% < 1% < 1% 146
Wisconsin 79% 17% 2% 1% 1% 189
Wyoming 86% 13% < 1% 1% 1% 118

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who attend prayer group…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 70% 9% 7% 13% < 1% 279
Arizona 58% 15% 5% 21% 1% 238
Arkansas 65% 19% 6% 10% < 1% 144
California 57% 15% 7% 20% 1% 1,126
Colorado 50% 12% 10% 27% < 1% 155
Connecticut 44% 15% 9% 31% < 1% 111
Delaware 44% 22% 5% 29% < 1% 110
Florida 59% 10% 8% 22% 1% 733
Georgia 66% 13% 8% 13% 1% 429
Idaho 74% 4% 6% 14% 2% 123
Illinois 49% 16% 10% 24% 1% 507
Indiana 58% 11% 13% 17% < 1% 269
Iowa 48% 13% 18% 20% 1% 131
Kansas 60% 14% 9% 17% < 1% 126
Kentucky 63% 9% 14% 13% 1% 197
Louisiana 65% 12% 6% 16% < 1% 223
Maryland 57% 14% 4% 24% < 1% 222
Massachusetts 36% 16% 9% 37% 2% 172
Michigan 51% 17% 8% 23% 1% 367
Minnesota 44% 17% 12% 27% 1% 218
Mississippi 70% 10% 6% 13% < 1% 162
Missouri 54% 11% 8% 27% < 1% 253
Montana 54% 15% 11% 20% < 1% 108
Nebraska 45% 15% 13% 25% 1% 135
New Jersey 49% 12% 11% 26% 2% 315
New Mexico 58% 16% 2% 25% < 1% 118
New York 50% 15% 6% 28% 1% 612
North Carolina 63% 12% 12% 13% < 1% 441
North Dakota 44% 10% 18% 28% < 1% 128
Ohio 56% 12% 10% 21% 1% 470
Oklahoma 64% 11% 11% 14% < 1% 172
Oregon 64% 11% 6% 19% < 1% 118
Pennsylvania 54% 12% 9% 25% < 1% 513
Rhode Island 44% 5% 16% 35% < 1% 108
South Carolina 65% 14% 6% 15% 1% 242
South Dakota 44% 15% 10% 31% < 1% 122
Tennessee 67% 13% 6% 13% 1% 364
Texas 61% 13% 8% 17% 1% 1,096
Utah 84% 7% 1% 6% 1% 175
Virginia 60% 16% 5% 18% 1% 393
Washington 64% 13% 7% 15% 1% 218
West Virginia 68% 10% 8% 13% 1% 146
Wisconsin 50% 13% 10% 26% 2% 189
Wyoming 62% 9% 7% 21% < 1% 118

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who meditate…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 61% 5% 2% 31% 1% 279
Arizona 66% 6% 2% 23% 3% 238
Arkansas 50% 4% 1% 42% 3% 144
California 61% 7% 3% 26% 4% 1,126
Colorado 57% 8% 2% 32% < 1% 155
Connecticut 58% 11% 3% 27% 1% 111
Delaware 51% 5% < 1% 39% 4% 110
Florida 60% 8% 3% 28% 2% 733
Georgia 60% 6% 1% 30% 2% 429
Idaho 58% 9% 4% 27% 2% 123
Illinois 57% 7% 5% 29% 2% 507
Indiana 50% 8% 4% 37% 2% 269
Iowa 54% 5% < 1% 38% 2% 131
Kansas 51% 11% 2% 35% 1% 126
Kentucky 55% 7% 4% 33% 1% 197
Louisiana 56% 6% 4% 33% 2% 223
Maryland 59% 8% 4% 26% 2% 222
Massachusetts 50% 13% 7% 29% 1% 172
Michigan 56% 7% 2% 33% 2% 367
Minnesota 46% 6% 4% 43% 1% 218
Mississippi 65% 7% 1% 25% 2% 162
Missouri 48% 6% 3% 42% 2% 253
Montana 54% 12% 3% 26% 5% 108
Nebraska 54% 6% 2% 37% 2% 135
New Jersey 55% 9% 3% 31% 2% 315
New Mexico 65% 8% 1% 23% 2% 118
New York 59% 7% 2% 28% 4% 612
North Carolina 58% 7% 3% 28% 4% 441
North Dakota 45% 12% 4% 37% 2% 128
Ohio 57% 9% 2% 31% 2% 470
Oklahoma 61% 7% 3% 29% < 1% 172
Oregon 63% 2% 4% 25% 7% 118
Pennsylvania 54% 7% 4% 32% 2% 513
Rhode Island 63% 3% 3% 30% 1% 108
South Carolina 60% 6% 2% 30% 2% 242
South Dakota 50% 13% < 1% 35% 2% 122
Tennessee 56% 7% 1% 33% 2% 364
Texas 62% 7% 3% 26% 2% 1,096
Utah 62% 12% < 1% 22% 4% 175
Virginia 54% 10% 6% 29% 2% 393
Washington 58% 3% 3% 34% 2% 218
West Virginia 49% 7% 4% 37% 3% 146
Wisconsin 47% 4% 8% 38% 4% 189
Wyoming 66% 2% 1% 31% < 1% 118

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 81% 10% 3% 5% 1% 279
Arizona 84% 10% 3% 3% < 1% 238
Arkansas 81% 10% 7% 1% < 1% 144
California 80% 9% 4% 5% 2% 1,126
Colorado 78% 7% 12% 2% 1% 155
Connecticut 69% 12% 5% 14% < 1% 111
Delaware 69% 17% 5% 5% 4% 110
Florida 84% 9% 3% 3% 1% 733
Georgia 86% 8% 3% 2% 1% 429
Idaho 89% 4% 6% 1% < 1% 123
Illinois 78% 11% 4% 6% 1% 507
Indiana 83% 9% 4% 4% < 1% 269
Iowa 75% 14% 5% 3% 2% 131
Kansas 76% 12% 10% 1% 1% 126
Kentucky 82% 10% 5% 3% < 1% 197
Louisiana 84% 8% 4% 3% 1% 223
Maryland 79% 10% 4% 6% 1% 222
Massachusetts 71% 17% 2% 9% 1% 172
Michigan 82% 8% 4% 5% 1% 367
Minnesota 78% 11% 6% 4% < 1% 218
Mississippi 85% 10% < 1% 5% < 1% 162
Missouri 74% 13% 6% 5% 1% 253
Montana 76% 13% 6% 4% 1% 108
Nebraska 77% 13% 7% 2% 1% 135
New Jersey 74% 12% 3% 9% 1% 315
New Mexico 72% 19% 2% 4% 2% 118
New York 76% 13% 4% 5% 2% 612
North Carolina 82% 9% 5% 4% 1% 441
North Dakota 76% 12% 5% 7% < 1% 128
Ohio 75% 12% 6% 6% 1% 470
Oklahoma 79% 11% 2% 8% < 1% 172
Oregon 83% 12% < 1% 3% 2% 118
Pennsylvania 77% 13% 5% 5% 1% 513
Rhode Island 81% 10% 2% 5% 1% 108
South Carolina 84% 10% 2% 2% 2% 242
South Dakota 82% 9% 4% 4% 2% 122
Tennessee 82% 9% 3% 4% 1% 364
Texas 81% 9% 5% 4% 2% 1,096
Utah 85% 7% 6% 2% 1% 175
Virginia 82% 10% 4% 3% < 1% 393
Washington 82% 11% 4% 3% < 1% 218
West Virginia 83% 10% 3% 1% 4% 146
Wisconsin 70% 16% 10% 4% < 1% 189
Wyoming 85% 8% 4% 2% < 1% 118

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 45% 13% 8% 33% 2% 279
Arizona 56% 13% 9% 21% 1% 238
Arkansas 46% 19% 9% 23% 3% 144
California 54% 14% 11% 20% 2% 1,126
Colorado 55% 15% 12% 17% 1% 155
Connecticut 50% 17% 5% 28% < 1% 111
Delaware 48% 16% 7% 25% 4% 110
Florida 53% 15% 8% 22% 2% 733
Georgia 48% 18% 9% 24% 1% 429
Idaho 52% 20% 10% 18% < 1% 123
Illinois 47% 16% 12% 23% 2% 507
Indiana 48% 16% 11% 24% 1% 269
Iowa 40% 14% 19% 23% 4% 131
Kansas 41% 25% 13% 17% 3% 126
Kentucky 44% 14% 11% 30% 1% 197
Louisiana 42% 18% 13% 25% 2% 223
Maryland 49% 13% 14% 23% 1% 222
Massachusetts 51% 12% 13% 23% 1% 172
Michigan 46% 18% 8% 24% 4% 367
Minnesota 46% 14% 15% 25% 1% 218
Mississippi 50% 10% 10% 29% 1% 162
Missouri 47% 16% 10% 25% 2% 253
Montana 52% 12% 20% 15% 1% 108
Nebraska 47% 20% 9% 21% 2% 135
New Jersey 49% 17% 10% 22% 2% 315
New Mexico 59% 9% 9% 22% 1% 118
New York 54% 15% 9% 20% 3% 612
North Carolina 46% 21% 9% 22% 2% 441
North Dakota 50% 11% 17% 20% 2% 128
Ohio 49% 19% 10% 20% 2% 470
Oklahoma 50% 17% 11% 22% 1% 172
Oregon 60% 16% 8% 15% 1% 118
Pennsylvania 52% 18% 11% 19% 1% 513
Rhode Island 30% 29% 13% 28% < 1% 108
South Carolina 48% 17% 11% 23% 1% 242
South Dakota 51% 15% 9% 25% < 1% 122
Tennessee 47% 19% 9% 21% 3% 364
Texas 51% 16% 10% 20% 3% 1,096
Utah 50% 31% 9% 9% 1% 175
Virginia 52% 14% 10% 22% 2% 393
Washington 62% 13% 10% 14% 1% 218
West Virginia 51% 21% 10% 16% 2% 146
Wisconsin 45% 17% 12% 23% 3% 189
Wyoming 57% 17% 6% 18% 1% 118

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

State Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 68% 2% 25% 2% 3% 279
Arizona 59% 4% 32% 2% 3% 238
Arkansas 71% 4% 19% 3% 2% 144
California 60% 6% 26% 5% 3% 1,126
Colorado 63% 5% 25% 2% 5% 155
Connecticut 48% 12% 27% 11% 2% 111
Delaware 56% 4% 31% 5% 4% 110
Florida 57% 6% 31% 3% 2% 733
Georgia 71% 5% 19% 3% 2% 429
Idaho 73% 4% 21% 1% 2% 123
Illinois 54% 7% 31% 5% 2% 507
Indiana 64% 5% 25% 4% 3% 269
Iowa 67% 5% 23% 2% 3% 131
Kansas 67% 6% 25% 2% 1% 126
Kentucky 73% 2% 20% 2% 3% 197
Louisiana 55% 6% 33% 2% 3% 223
Maryland 68% 3% 23% 4% 2% 222
Massachusetts 38% 7% 43% 11% 1% 172
Michigan 62% 4% 27% 3% 3% 367
Minnesota 54% 7% 33% 3% 4% 218
Mississippi 69% 8% 21% 1% 1% 162
Missouri 68% 6% 20% 3% 4% 253
Montana 69% 4% 18% 7% 2% 108
Nebraska 60% 7% 26% 5% 3% 135
New Jersey 52% 7% 31% 6% 4% 315
New Mexico 63% 5% 22% 4% 5% 118
New York 55% 9% 30% 4% 2% 612
North Carolina 68% 4% 23% 3% 3% 441
North Dakota 57% 5% 27% 9% 1% 128
Ohio 57% 5% 30% 4% 4% 470
Oklahoma 56% 4% 36% 2% 1% 172
Oregon 62% 7% 23% 5% 4% 118
Pennsylvania 66% 6% 23% 4% 1% 513
Rhode Island 47% 10% 38% 2% 1% 108
South Carolina 65% 4% 27% 2% 3% 242
South Dakota 60% 5% 33% 1% 1% 122
Tennessee 63% 3% 26% 3% 4% 364
Texas 64% 5% 24% 5% 2% 1,096
Utah 69% 3% 19% 6% 3% 175
Virginia 60% 5% 28% 4% 3% 393
Washington 65% 8% 19% 4% 5% 218
West Virginia 74% 3% 22% 2% < 1% 146
Wisconsin 63% 4% 28% 3% 3% 189
Wyoming 64% 7% 23% 1% 4% 118

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say…

State There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 47% 51% 1% 1% 279
Arizona 50% 43% 3% 4% 238
Arkansas 52% 47% 1% 1% 144
California 42% 55% 2% 2% 1,126
Colorado 56% 37% 1% 6% 155
Connecticut 33% 65% 1% < 1% 111
Delaware 47% 49% 1% 3% 110
Florida 43% 54% 2% 1% 733
Georgia 50% 48% 1% 1% 429
Idaho 57% 42% 1% 1% 123
Illinois 46% 52% 1% 1% 507
Indiana 47% 52% < 1% 1% 269
Iowa 46% 52% 1% < 1% 131
Kansas 45% 55% < 1% < 1% 126
Kentucky 58% 38% 3% 1% 197
Louisiana 47% 50% 2% 1% 223
Maryland 41% 56% 1% 2% 222
Massachusetts 29% 65% 5% 2% 172
Michigan 48% 49% 1% 2% 367
Minnesota 50% 50% 1% < 1% 218
Mississippi 43% 56% < 1% < 1% 162
Missouri 46% 52% 2% < 1% 253
Montana 59% 39% 1% 1% 108
Nebraska 56% 44% < 1% < 1% 135
New Jersey 34% 65% 1% 1% 315
New Mexico 45% 46% 4% 5% 118
New York 38% 59% 1% 2% 612
North Carolina 47% 50% 1% 2% 441
North Dakota 52% 46% < 1% 2% 128
Ohio 43% 55% 2% < 1% 470
Oklahoma 47% 51% 1% 1% 172
Oregon 62% 37% 1% < 1% 118
Pennsylvania 51% 47% 1% 1% 513
Rhode Island 46% 52% 2% < 1% 108
South Carolina 50% 47% 2% < 1% 242
South Dakota 47% 52% 1% 1% 122
Tennessee 50% 46% 3% 1% 364
Texas 44% 52% 2% 2% 1,096
Utah 57% 41% 2% < 1% 175
Virginia 49% 48% 2% 2% 393
Washington 54% 44% 1% < 1% 218
West Virginia 56% 39% 2% 3% 146
Wisconsin 41% 58% 1% < 1% 189
Wyoming 55% 44% 1% 1% 118

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who read scripture…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 78% 9% 3% 8% 2% 279
Arizona 78% 7% 4% 12% < 1% 238
Arkansas 73% 14% 4% 9% < 1% 144
California 67% 10% 4% 18% 1% 1,126
Colorado 70% 7% 8% 16% < 1% 155
Connecticut 62% 12% 5% 21% < 1% 111
Delaware 55% 19% 5% 18% 3% 110
Florida 69% 9% 6% 15% 1% 733
Georgia 79% 10% 3% 7% < 1% 429
Idaho 76% 9% 7% 8% < 1% 123
Illinois 60% 15% 8% 16% 1% 507
Indiana 72% 10% 4% 12% 1% 269
Iowa 63% 9% 12% 17% < 1% 131
Kansas 67% 10% 5% 18% 1% 126
Kentucky 78% 7% 4% 9% 1% 197
Louisiana 75% 11% 3% 11% < 1% 223
Maryland 74% 8% 5% 14% < 1% 222
Massachusetts 48% 9% 16% 27% < 1% 172
Michigan 67% 10% 6% 15% 2% 367
Minnesota 62% 9% 9% 19% < 1% 218
Mississippi 83% 7% 2% 7% 1% 162
Missouri 69% 12% 3% 16% < 1% 253
Montana 80% 7% 2% 11% < 1% 108
Nebraska 54% 16% 5% 26% 1% 135
New Jersey 60% 12% 4% 23% < 1% 315
New Mexico 74% 12% 2% 12% < 1% 118
New York 60% 10% 7% 22% 2% 612
North Carolina 73% 11% 6% 8% 2% 441
North Dakota 50% 22% 6% 22% 1% 128
Ohio 68% 11% 6% 16% < 1% 470
Oklahoma 76% 12% 4% 9% < 1% 172
Oregon 70% 10% 5% 15% 1% 118
Pennsylvania 65% 7% 7% 20% < 1% 513
Rhode Island 50% 15% 5% 28% 2% 108
South Carolina 76% 13% 2% 8% 1% 242
South Dakota 60% 16% 10% 13% 1% 122
Tennessee 81% 7% 3% 7% 2% 364
Texas 72% 10% 4% 13% 1% 1,096
Utah 86% 5% 6% 1% 3% 175
Virginia 74% 7% 3% 14% 1% 393
Washington 74% 11% 7% 9% < 1% 218
West Virginia 73% 11% 2% 14% < 1% 146
Wisconsin 59% 14% 8% 18% 1% 189
Wyoming 69% 14% 2% 15% < 1% 118

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly 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
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 65% 24% 5% 4% 2% 279
Arizona 48% 37% 4% 8% 2% 238
Arkansas 63% 28% 2% 4% 4% 144
California 49% 31% 4% 10% 5% 1,126
Colorado 44% 37% 6% 8% 4% 155
Connecticut 41% 33% 3% 15% 8% 111
Delaware 33% 37% 13% 10% 7% 110
Florida 53% 30% 4% 8% 5% 733
Georgia 60% 30% 3% 3% 4% 429
Idaho 52% 37% 3% 4% 3% 123
Illinois 45% 34% 4% 10% 6% 507
Indiana 56% 30% 3% 5% 6% 269
Iowa 42% 38% 5% 8% 7% 131
Kansas 44% 42% 5% 5% 4% 126
Kentucky 64% 25% 2% 5% 3% 197
Louisiana 60% 26% 4% 6% 4% 223
Maryland 53% 31% 2% 10% 4% 222
Massachusetts 35% 34% 6% 19% 7% 172
Michigan 54% 29% 4% 8% 5% 367
Minnesota 46% 31% 6% 10% 7% 218
Mississippi 69% 18% 6% 3% 5% 162
Missouri 51% 34% 4% 9% 2% 253
Montana 44% 36% 8% 5% 7% 108
Nebraska 50% 38% 5% 4% 3% 135
New Jersey 43% 34% 5% 13% 5% 315
New Mexico 55% 25% 3% 12% 5% 118
New York 43% 34% 4% 14% 6% 612
North Carolina 62% 21% 5% 5% 7% 441
North Dakota 47% 39% 2% 10% 3% 128
Ohio 46% 38% 3% 8% 4% 470
Oklahoma 49% 27% 3% 17% 4% 172
Oregon 37% 39% 10% 10% 4% 118
Pennsylvania 48% 36% 3% 7% 6% 513
Rhode Island 31% 44% 3% 16% 6% 108
South Carolina 65% 25% 2% 3% 6% 242
South Dakota 45% 35% 2% 5% 13% 122
Tennessee 63% 22% 5% 5% 5% 364
Texas 58% 27% 3% 8% 5% 1,096
Utah 30% 59% 6% 3% 2% 175
Virginia 58% 26% 5% 6% 5% 393
Washington 45% 38% 4% 10% 4% 218
West Virginia 65% 23% 6% 3% 3% 146
Wisconsin 51% 34% 5% 6% 4% 189
Wyoming 51% 31% 5% 10% 3% 118

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 90% 5% 6% 279
Arizona 89% 8% 3% 238
Arkansas 86% 6% 8% 144
California 84% 9% 7% 1,126
Colorado 74% 12% 14% 155
Connecticut 90% 4% 6% 111
Delaware 91% 2% 7% 110
Florida 86% 9% 5% 733
Georgia 90% 5% 6% 429
Idaho 92% 5% 3% 123
Illinois 88% 5% 7% 507
Indiana 88% 7% 5% 269
Iowa 89% 6% 5% 131
Kansas 86% 8% 6% 126
Kentucky 94% 2% 4% 197
Louisiana 91% 5% 4% 223
Maryland 88% 8% 4% 222
Massachusetts 84% 9% 7% 172
Michigan 86% 6% 8% 367
Minnesota 85% 8% 7% 218
Mississippi 91% 4% 6% 162
Missouri 88% 7% 4% 253
Montana 92% 4% 4% 108
Nebraska 90% 5% 5% 135
New Jersey 92% 4% 5% 315
New Mexico 90% 8% 2% 118
New York 87% 7% 6% 612
North Carolina 87% 5% 8% 441
North Dakota 85% 8% 7% 128
Ohio 88% 7% 6% 470
Oklahoma 92% 4% 4% 172
Oregon 85% 7% 8% 118
Pennsylvania 86% 7% 7% 513
Rhode Island 86% 7% 6% 108
South Carolina 85% 6% 8% 242
South Dakota 86% 4% 10% 122
Tennessee 87% 3% 9% 364
Texas 86% 7% 7% 1,096
Utah 97% 1% 2% 175
Virginia 90% 6% 4% 393
Washington 81% 11% 8% 218
West Virginia 94% 1% 6% 146
Wisconsin 90% 3% 7% 189
Wyoming 79% 10% 11% 118

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in hell

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 78% 12% 11% 279
Arizona 70% 21% 9% 238
Arkansas 86% 7% 7% 144
California 69% 23% 7% 1,126
Colorado 71% 18% 10% 155
Connecticut 69% 21% 10% 111
Delaware 70% 18% 12% 110
Florida 75% 19% 7% 733
Georgia 84% 10% 5% 429
Idaho 71% 20% 9% 123
Illinois 75% 18% 8% 507
Indiana 77% 15% 8% 269
Iowa 79% 14% 7% 131
Kansas 77% 13% 11% 126
Kentucky 92% 6% 3% 197
Louisiana 82% 13% 5% 223
Maryland 70% 22% 9% 222
Massachusetts 63% 25% 12% 172
Michigan 77% 16% 7% 367
Minnesota 70% 20% 11% 218
Mississippi 84% 11% 5% 162
Missouri 82% 11% 7% 253
Montana 61% 31% 8% 108
Nebraska 79% 15% 6% 135
New Jersey 66% 25% 9% 315
New Mexico 70% 24% 6% 118
New York 68% 24% 8% 612
North Carolina 83% 10% 7% 441
North Dakota 74% 20% 5% 128
Ohio 80% 13% 7% 470
Oklahoma 78% 18% 5% 172
Oregon 71% 20% 9% 118
Pennsylvania 77% 17% 6% 513
Rhode Island 66% 24% 11% 108
South Carolina 79% 9% 12% 242
South Dakota 76% 18% 6% 122
Tennessee 87% 8% 5% 364
Texas 77% 17% 7% 1,096
Utah 58% 36% 7% 175
Virginia 81% 12% 7% 393
Washington 62% 31% 7% 218
West Virginia 89% 7% 4% 146
Wisconsin 74% 16% 10% 189
Wyoming 64% 26% 10% 118

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who identify as…

State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 53% 12% 35% 279
Arizona 54% 22% 24% 238
Arkansas 53% 16% 31% 144
California 35% 23% 42% 1,126
Colorado 54% 13% 32% 155
Connecticut 35% 13% 52% 111
Delaware 35% 11% 54% 110
Florida 45% 18% 37% 733
Georgia 47% 16% 37% 429
Idaho 60% 15% 25% 123
Illinois 45% 17% 38% 507
Indiana 53% 13% 34% 269
Iowa 56% 12% 32% 131
Kansas 59% 20% 21% 126
Kentucky 53% 12% 35% 197
Louisiana 46% 10% 44% 223
Maryland 31% 11% 57% 222
Massachusetts 25% 14% 61% 172
Michigan 47% 14% 39% 367
Minnesota 48% 15% 37% 218
Mississippi 46% 12% 41% 162
Missouri 51% 15% 34% 253
Montana 62% 18% 20% 108
Nebraska 60% 11% 29% 135
New Jersey 34% 20% 46% 315
New Mexico 41% 13% 46% 118
New York 37% 21% 42% 612
North Carolina 47% 14% 39% 441
North Dakota 63% 10% 28% 128
Ohio 56% 14% 30% 470
Oklahoma 49% 18% 33% 172
Oregon 54% 23% 23% 118
Pennsylvania 51% 13% 36% 513
Rhode Island 38% 22% 40% 108
South Carolina 50% 15% 35% 242
South Dakota 66% 2% 32% 122
Tennessee 58% 12% 30% 364
Texas 44% 22% 34% 1,096
Utah 78% 9% 13% 175
Virginia 49% 18% 33% 393
Washington 47% 23% 29% 218
West Virginia 56% 3% 41% 146
Wisconsin 54% 16% 30% 189
Wyoming 64% 13% 22% 118

Political ideology among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

State Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 56% 29% 7% 7% 279
Arizona 59% 23% 12% 6% 238
Arkansas 57% 31% 7% 5% 144
California 45% 30% 18% 7% 1,126
Colorado 49% 27% 21% 3% 155
Connecticut 37% 37% 22% 4% 111
Delaware 35% 36% 21% 9% 110
Florida 51% 27% 15% 7% 733
Georgia 50% 32% 13% 5% 429
Idaho 55% 28% 10% 7% 123
Illinois 47% 32% 15% 5% 507
Indiana 56% 28% 11% 5% 269
Iowa 58% 25% 15% 2% 131
Kansas 55% 30% 12% 2% 126
Kentucky 61% 24% 10% 4% 197
Louisiana 59% 26% 9% 6% 223
Maryland 39% 36% 20% 6% 222
Massachusetts 33% 31% 27% 9% 172
Michigan 51% 25% 18% 7% 367
Minnesota 54% 26% 17% 4% 218
Mississippi 58% 23% 14% 6% 162
Missouri 58% 20% 13% 10% 253
Montana 62% 24% 8% 5% 108
Nebraska 57% 28% 6% 8% 135
New Jersey 40% 41% 14% 5% 315
New Mexico 45% 29% 20% 6% 118
New York 42% 28% 22% 8% 612
North Carolina 57% 23% 14% 6% 441
North Dakota 67% 23% 10% 1% 128
Ohio 55% 30% 11% 5% 470
Oklahoma 48% 36% 12% 5% 172
Oregon 47% 29% 15% 9% 118
Pennsylvania 52% 27% 14% 7% 513
Rhode Island 30% 44% 15% 11% 108
South Carolina 51% 31% 10% 7% 242
South Dakota 57% 35% 7% 2% 122
Tennessee 61% 21% 14% 5% 364
Texas 49% 28% 16% 8% 1,096
Utah 62% 27% 8% 3% 175
Virginia 52% 29% 14% 4% 393
Washington 47% 32% 14% 7% 218
West Virginia 57% 33% 4% 6% 146
Wisconsin 55% 31% 9% 5% 189
Wyoming 51% 29% 14% 6% 118

Views about size of government among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who would rather have…

State Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 56% 40% 2% 2% 279
Arizona 62% 34% 3% 1% 238
Arkansas 62% 36% 1% 1% 144
California 43% 50% 3% 3% 1,126
Colorado 62% 35% 2% 1% 155
Connecticut 51% 45% 4% < 1% 111
Delaware 40% 44% 6% 10% 110
Florida 49% 44% 4% 3% 733
Georgia 52% 42% 3% 3% 429
Idaho 67% 25% 3% 4% 123
Illinois 60% 34% 2% 4% 507
Indiana 60% 32% 3% 4% 269
Iowa 66% 31% < 1% 2% 131
Kansas 72% 25% 2% 1% 126
Kentucky 59% 33% 6% 2% 197
Louisiana 49% 45% 3% 4% 223
Maryland 47% 45% 2% 5% 222
Massachusetts 41% 47% 4% 8% 172
Michigan 63% 28% 5% 5% 367
Minnesota 67% 28% 1% 5% 218
Mississippi 56% 39% 3% 2% 162
Missouri 72% 22% 3% 2% 253
Montana 70% 18% 8% 3% 108
Nebraska 75% 22% < 1% 3% 135
New Jersey 43% 52% 2% 3% 315
New Mexico 47% 45% 2% 6% 118
New York 40% 54% 2% 4% 612
North Carolina 57% 35% 3% 5% 441
North Dakota 71% 23% 1% 5% 128
Ohio 67% 26% 2% 4% 470
Oklahoma 67% 27% 2% 3% 172
Oregon 67% 23% 2% 9% 118
Pennsylvania 69% 25% 2% 4% 513
Rhode Island 52% 35% 1% 12% 108
South Carolina 57% 38% 2% 3% 242
South Dakota 82% 15% 2% 1% 122
Tennessee 61% 35% 1% 3% 364
Texas 46% 46% 3% 4% 1,096
Utah 76% 17% 2% 5% 175
Virginia 56% 38% 3% 3% 393
Washington 61% 31% 4% 4% 218
West Virginia 66% 26% 3% 5% 146
Wisconsin 68% 26% 3% 3% 189
Wyoming 76% 20% 1% 3% 118

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say government aid to the poor…

State Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 51% 41% 6% 3% 279
Arizona 54% 36% 6% 4% 238
Arkansas 64% 32% 2% 2% 144
California 43% 50% 4% 3% 1,126
Colorado 56% 42% 2% 1% 155
Connecticut 39% 57% 4% < 1% 111
Delaware 44% 52% 1% 2% 110
Florida 48% 45% 5% 2% 733
Georgia 49% 46% 4% 1% 429
Idaho 57% 36% 5% 3% 123
Illinois 50% 44% 5% 2% 507
Indiana 62% 33% 4% 1% 269
Iowa 48% 49% 3% < 1% 131
Kansas 53% 40% 6% < 1% 126
Kentucky 55% 37% 6% 1% 197
Louisiana 52% 41% 3% 4% 223
Maryland 45% 49% 5% 2% 222
Massachusetts 35% 56% 3% 5% 172
Michigan 49% 44% 5% 2% 367
Minnesota 53% 45% 2% 1% 218
Mississippi 53% 40% 6% 1% 162
Missouri 59% 34% 4% 3% 253
Montana 59% 33% 2% 6% 108
Nebraska 62% 35% 2% 1% 135
New Jersey 37% 58% 3% 3% 315
New Mexico 45% 51% 1% 3% 118
New York 38% 53% 6% 3% 612
North Carolina 49% 45% 5% 1% 441
North Dakota 58% 37% 3% 2% 128
Ohio 50% 44% 3% 2% 470
Oklahoma 51% 41% 5% 3% 172
Oregon 56% 37% 6% 1% 118
Pennsylvania 56% 37% 5% 2% 513
Rhode Island 47% 47% < 1% 5% 108
South Carolina 48% 43% 8% 1% 242
South Dakota 53% 44% 2% 1% 122
Tennessee 48% 45% 4% 3% 364
Texas 48% 45% 3% 3% 1,096
Utah 65% 33% 2% 1% 175
Virginia 51% 41% 4% 3% 393
Washington 46% 45% 6% 3% 218
West Virginia 54% 42% 3% 2% 146
Wisconsin 53% 42% 3% 2% 189
Wyoming 62% 32% 5% 2% 118

Views about abortion among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say abortion should be…

State Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 28% 66% 6% 279
Arizona 28% 69% 3% 238
Arkansas 25% 71% 4% 144
California 32% 62% 6% 1,126
Colorado 32% 62% 6% 155
Connecticut 51% 49% < 1% 111
Delaware 32% 62% 6% 110
Florida 36% 60% 4% 733
Georgia 31% 65% 4% 429
Idaho 16% 79% 5% 123
Illinois 36% 61% 3% 507
Indiana 25% 71% 4% 269
Iowa 34% 65% 2% 131
Kansas 31% 69% < 1% 126
Kentucky 24% 71% 5% 197
Louisiana 25% 70% 5% 223
Maryland 44% 50% 5% 222
Massachusetts 54% 39% 7% 172
Michigan 35% 61% 5% 367
Minnesota 26% 70% 4% 218
Mississippi 23% 74% 3% 162
Missouri 24% 72% 4% 253
Montana 26% 69% 6% 108
Nebraska 30% 69% 2% 135
New Jersey 42% 54% 4% 315
New Mexico 34% 66% 1% 118
New York 42% 53% 5% 612
North Carolina 31% 62% 7% 441
North Dakota 22% 76% 2% 128
Ohio 29% 67% 4% 470
Oklahoma 34% 63% 3% 172
Oregon 30% 67% 2% 118
Pennsylvania 31% 65% 3% 513
Rhode Island 43% 51% 6% 108
South Carolina 31% 64% 5% 242
South Dakota 35% 62% 3% 122
Tennessee 28% 68% 4% 364
Texas 28% 67% 5% 1,096
Utah 22% 77% 2% 175
Virginia 42% 55% 3% 393
Washington 31% 66% 3% 218
West Virginia 18% 74% 8% 146
Wisconsin 30% 66% 4% 189
Wyoming 29% 70% 1% 118

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 32% 60% 4% 4% 279
Arizona 44% 45% 3% 8% 238
Arkansas 29% 61% 6% 4% 144
California 46% 45% 4% 4% 1,126
Colorado 43% 48% 2% 7% 155
Connecticut 64% 31% 3% 3% 111
Delaware 44% 48% 1% 7% 110
Florida 42% 47% 6% 5% 733
Georgia 36% 55% 6% 3% 429
Idaho 31% 59% 8% 2% 123
Illinois 44% 46% 6% 5% 507
Indiana 36% 54% 7% 4% 269
Iowa 39% 54% 5% 2% 131
Kansas 38% 49% 8% 5% 126
Kentucky 22% 72% 4% 2% 197
Louisiana 38% 48% 6% 8% 223
Maryland 39% 54% 5% 3% 222
Massachusetts 64% 21% 5% 10% 172
Michigan 38% 51% 7% 4% 367
Minnesota 39% 58% 2% 1% 218
Mississippi 24% 67% 7% 2% 162
Missouri 33% 61% 3% 4% 253
Montana 30% 55% 6% 8% 108
Nebraska 39% 56% 1% 3% 135
New Jersey 54% 40% 2% 4% 315
New Mexico 43% 51% 4% 2% 118
New York 49% 39% 7% 5% 612
North Carolina 34% 55% 7% 5% 441
North Dakota 36% 56% 6% 2% 128
Ohio 39% 52% 5% 4% 470
Oklahoma 32% 61% 4% 2% 172
Oregon 34% 56% 6% 4% 118
Pennsylvania 41% 51% 5% 3% 513
Rhode Island 56% 31% 6% 7% 108
South Carolina 36% 58% 4% 2% 242
South Dakota 40% 53% 6% 1% 122
Tennessee 23% 71% 3% 3% 364
Texas 40% 53% 4% 4% 1,096
Utah 38% 54% 5% 3% 175
Virginia 43% 49% 5% 2% 393
Washington 42% 52% 3% 2% 218
West Virginia 28% 66% 3% 3% 146
Wisconsin 41% 52% 2% 5% 189
Wyoming 33% 58% 5% 4% 118

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …same-sex marriage

State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 23% 69% 8% 279
Arizona 36% 57% 7% 238
Arkansas 20% 68% 12% 144
California 36% 57% 7% 1,126
Colorado 29% 66% 5% 155
Connecticut 57% 41% 2% 111
Delaware 35% 61% 4% 110
Florida 31% 61% 8% 733
Georgia 26% 67% 7% 429
Idaho 18% 72% 11% 123
Illinois 38% 52% 10% 507
Indiana 28% 66% 6% 269
Iowa 32% 65% 4% 131
Kansas 29% 66% 5% 126
Kentucky 18% 77% 5% 197
Louisiana 30% 63% 7% 223
Maryland 35% 59% 6% 222
Massachusetts 52% 30% 18% 172
Michigan 28% 66% 7% 367
Minnesota 34% 62% 4% 218
Mississippi 18% 77% 5% 162
Missouri 27% 66% 8% 253
Montana 20% 63% 18% 108
Nebraska 30% 67% 3% 135
New Jersey 36% 55% 9% 315
New Mexico 29% 63% 8% 118
New York 39% 51% 10% 612
North Carolina 27% 64% 9% 441
North Dakota 22% 74% 4% 128
Ohio 28% 65% 7% 470
Oklahoma 26% 67% 6% 172
Oregon 28% 66% 6% 118
Pennsylvania 31% 61% 8% 513
Rhode Island 42% 48% 10% 108
South Carolina 24% 70% 6% 242
South Dakota 32% 64% 5% 122
Tennessee 17% 77% 6% 364
Texas 30% 62% 9% 1,096
Utah 32% 66% 2% 175
Virginia 30% 64% 6% 393
Washington 32% 60% 8% 218
West Virginia 21% 72% 7% 146
Wisconsin 31% 64% 4% 189
Wyoming 31% 59% 10% 118

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say…

State Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 50% 42% 2% 6% 279
Arizona 48% 43% 4% 4% 238
Arkansas 50% 45% 4% 1% 144
California 41% 52% 3% 5% 1,126
Colorado 45% 49% 2% 4% 155
Connecticut 32% 66% < 1% 1% 111
Delaware 47% 43% 5% 5% 110
Florida 43% 51% 2% 4% 733
Georgia 40% 54% 3% 4% 429
Idaho 49% 47% < 1% 4% 123
Illinois 43% 53% 2% 2% 507
Indiana 49% 47% 2% 3% 269
Iowa 37% 54% 6% 3% 131
Kansas 41% 50% 4% 5% 126
Kentucky 61% 33% 2% 3% 197
Louisiana 47% 47% 3% 3% 223
Maryland 42% 54% < 1% 3% 222
Massachusetts 31% 57% 5% 7% 172
Michigan 45% 42% 6% 7% 367
Minnesota 42% 52% 1% 5% 218
Mississippi 49% 44% 5% 2% 162
Missouri 46% 48% 3% 3% 253
Montana 64% 31% 5% < 1% 108
Nebraska 46% 45% 1% 8% 135
New Jersey 37% 56% 1% 6% 315
New Mexico 44% 50% 3% 3% 118
New York 34% 58% 3% 5% 612
North Carolina 43% 47% 4% 6% 441
North Dakota 54% 38% 3% 4% 128
Ohio 47% 47% 3% 2% 470
Oklahoma 44% 49% 2% 4% 172
Oregon 51% 43% 3% 3% 118
Pennsylvania 48% 48% 3% 2% 513
Rhode Island 34% 62% 2% 2% 108
South Carolina 50% 47% 1% 2% 242
South Dakota 53% 45% 1% 1% 122
Tennessee 46% 46% 4% 5% 364
Texas 43% 51% 3% 4% 1,096
Utah 53% 36% 9% 2% 175
Virginia 47% 49% 2% 2% 393
Washington 37% 56% 5% 3% 218
West Virginia 58% 36% 4% 2% 146
Wisconsin 44% 51% 1% 4% 189
Wyoming 61% 33% 2% 3% 118

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services weekly or more by state

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say humans…

State Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 6% 22% 2% 64% 6% 279
Arizona 11% 27% 3% 53% 6% 238
Arkansas 6% 33% 2% 54% 5% 144
California 18% 25% 3% 47% 7% 1,126
Colorado 16% 30% 3% 47% 5% 155
Connecticut 18% 31% < 1% 46% 3% 111
Delaware 14% 30% 3% 49% 4% 110
Florida 14% 25% 2% 54% 5% 733
Georgia 12% 28% 1% 55% 4% 429
Idaho 2% 24% 3% 63% 8% 123
Illinois 18% 30% 2% 44% 5% 507
Indiana 8% 31% 3% 57% 2% 269
Iowa 16% 34% 3% 41% 6% 131
Kansas 11% 25% 4% 58% 2% 126
Kentucky 6% 26% 1% 64% 3% 197
Louisiana 10% 24% 4% 55% 7% 223
Maryland 16% 31% 4% 45% 5% 222
Massachusetts 21% 36% 5% 32% 6% 172
Michigan 11% 23% 5% 55% 5% 367
Minnesota 13% 20% 5% 57% 5% 218
Mississippi 6% 20% < 1% 66% 8% 162
Missouri 9% 24% 3% 59% 5% 253
Montana 15% 12% 2% 65% 7% 108
Nebraska 14% 30% 2% 48% 7% 135
New Jersey 19% 27% 2% 45% 6% 315
New Mexico 16% 27% 1% 53% 3% 118
New York 14% 29% 4% 46% 7% 612
North Carolina 10% 28% 3% 51% 7% 441
North Dakota 13% 27% 3% 51% 6% 128
Ohio 10% 26% 4% 55% 5% 470
Oklahoma 14% 26% < 1% 51% 8% 172
Oregon 17% 21% 5% 46% 10% 118
Pennsylvania 12% 26% 2% 55% 4% 513
Rhode Island 19% 29% 2% 46% 4% 108
South Carolina 9% 26% 3% 57% 5% 242
South Dakota 9% 23% < 1% 62% 5% 122
Tennessee 6% 21% 2% 64% 7% 364
Texas 13% 26% 3% 53% 5% 1,096
Utah 9% 32% 2% 53% 4% 175
Virginia 8% 30% 3% 55% 4% 393
Washington 10% 24% 4% 59% 3% 218
West Virginia 8% 15% 3% 67% 6% 146
Wisconsin 11% 23% 2% 55% 9% 189
Wyoming 16% 21% 5% 53% 5% 118