State among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 3,223. 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 1% < 1% 2% 1% 13% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 6% 3% < 1% 1% 4% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 2% 2% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 7% 3% < 1% 5% 1% 1% 5% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 8% 1% < 1% 3% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 3,223
2007 1% < 1% 1% 1% 11% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 4% 3% < 1% 1% 4% 3% 1% 1% 2% 2% 1% 2% 2% 3% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 1% 7% 2% < 1% 5% 1% 1% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 2% 6% 1% < 1% 3% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 4,299

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State among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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% 14% 3% 3% < 1% < 1% 4% 2% < 1% < 1% 6% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 2% 3% 2% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 5% 1% 9% 1% < 1% 5% < 1% < 1% 6% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 8% < 1% < 1% 2% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 793
Evangelical Protestant 2% < 1% 1% 1% 9% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 7% 3% < 1% < 1% 3% 4% 2% 1% 3% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 4% 2% 1% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 3% 5% < 1% 6% 1% 2% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 3% 12% 1% < 1% 2% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 499
Historically Black Protestant 4% < 1% < 1% 2% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 4% 11% < 1% < 1% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 2% 2% < 1% 8% 2% 4% 1% 5% 3% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 6% 5% < 1% 3% 1% < 1% 5% < 1% 3% < 1% 4% 9% < 1% < 1% 3% 1% < 1% 3% < 1% 127
Jewish < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 16% 2% 5% 2% 1% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 12% < 1% 18% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 3% < 1% 1% 3% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 127
Mainline Protestant 1% < 1% 1% 1% 7% 2% 2% < 1% < 1% 5% 2% 1% 1% 4% 2% 1% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 3% 2% 6% 3% 1% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 5% 4% < 1% 5% 1% < 1% 8% < 1% 2% < 1% 1% 8% < 1% < 1% 3% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 635
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") < 1% < 1% 2% 1% 17% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 8% 2% 1% 1% 3% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 2% 3% 2% 1% 1% 2% < 1% < 1% 2% 1% 2% < 1% 8% 3% < 1% 4% 1% 2% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 5% 1% < 1% 2% 4% < 1% 2% < 1% 816

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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California 28% 37% 23% 11% 343
Florida 22% 31% 31% 16% 168
Illinois 27% 41% 19% 13% 117
New York 28% 31% 26% 15% 202
Ohio 22% 40% 26% 12% 122
Pennsylvania 27% 29% 28% 16% 136
Texas 29% 40% 19% 12% 224

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest 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.
California 17% 18% 30% 28% 7% < 1% 343
Florida 15% 10% 28% 36% 8% 3% 168
Illinois 20% 21% 27% 24% 8% < 1% 117
New York 17% 18% 25% 30% 9% 2% 202
Ohio 14% 14% 34% 28% 10% 1% 122
Pennsylvania 15% 15% 26% 36% 9% < 1% 136
Texas 19% 19% 31% 23% 7% 1% 224

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

State Men Women 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.
California 49% 51% 350
Florida 58% 42% 173
Illinois 51% 49% 117
New York 44% 56% 204
Ohio 50% 50% 122
Pennsylvania 54% 46% 136
Texas 55% 45% 226

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed 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.
California 44% 3% 22% 28% 2% 346
Florida 65% 6% 2% 22% 4% 171
Illinois 70% 6% 5% 18% 1% 117
New York 62% 11% 5% 19% 3% 200
Ohio 85% 9% 3% 2% 1% 120
Pennsylvania 77% 10% 3% 8% 2% 135
Texas 47% 8% 6% 37% 2% 224

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher 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.
California 38% 18% 44% 345
Florida 22% 13% 64% 168
Illinois 19% 13% 68% 116
New York 16% 18% 66% 201
Ohio 10% 9% 81% 121
Pennsylvania 13% 7% 80% 133
Texas 28% 12% 60% 221

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 29% 21% 22% 28% 321
Florida 31% 29% 27% 13% 151
Illinois 26% 16% 26% 32% 105
New York 34% 18% 25% 22% 175
Ohio 37% 14% 31% 18% 110
Pennsylvania 43% 20% 20% 16% 119
Texas 39% 15% 26% 20% 209

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who have completed…

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree 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.
California 36% 28% 23% 12% 348
Florida 42% 31% 15% 12% 170
Illinois 34% 28% 19% 19% 116
New York 34% 30% 20% 16% 203
Ohio 49% 25% 16% 10% 122
Pennsylvania 47% 30% 16% 8% 136
Texas 43% 29% 14% 14% 225

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married 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.
California 45% 10% 11% 3% 30% 350
Florida 44% 7% 16% 7% 27% 172
Illinois 48% 7% 7% 3% 35% 117
New York 38% 8% 7% 5% 43% 203
Ohio 48% 12% 8% 6% 25% 122
Pennsylvania 43% 2% 12% 7% 36% 134
Texas 52% 10% 8% 6% 24% 226

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

State Parents Non-parents 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.
California 28% 72% 349
Florida 23% 77% 173
Illinois 24% 76% 117
New York 19% 81% 204
Ohio 28% 72% 122
Pennsylvania 25% 75% 136
Texas 40% 60% 226

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 37% 31% 12% 1% 15% 4% 350
Florida 55% 28% 9% < 1% 6% 2% 173
Illinois 55% 26% 10% < 1% 9% 1% 117
New York 46% 34% 9% 2% 8% 1% 204
Ohio 57% 31% 7% 1% 2% 1% 122
Pennsylvania 52% 31% 8% 1% 7% < 1% 136
Texas 52% 33% 8% 1% 5% 1% 226

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say religion is…

State Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know 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.
California 26% 38% 21% 13% 1% 350
Florida 31% 39% 20% 10% < 1% 173
Illinois 31% 41% 19% 9% < 1% 117
New York 27% 41% 16% 15% 1% 204
Ohio 35% 48% 12% 4% 1% 122
Pennsylvania 34% 41% 16% 9% < 1% 136
Texas 41% 36% 16% 6% < 1% 226

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who attend religious services…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know 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.
California 14% 46% 40% < 1% 350
Florida 13% 47% 40% < 1% 173
Illinois 16% 53% 31% < 1% 117
New York 12% 44% 43% < 1% 204
Ohio 20% 44% 35% 1% 122
Pennsylvania 16% 53% 31% < 1% 136
Texas 22% 48% 29% 2% 226

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who pray…

State At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know 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.
California 29% 20% 12% 39% < 1% 350
Florida 36% 21% 10% 31% 2% 173
Illinois 27% 29% 12% 31% < 1% 117
New York 30% 23% 13% 34% 1% 204
Ohio 40% 31% 14% 15% 1% 122
Pennsylvania 35% 26% 13% 26% < 1% 136
Texas 41% 21% 10% 27% < 1% 226

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 6% 9% 13% 72% < 1% 350
Florida 7% 4% 13% 77% < 1% 173
Illinois 5% 13% 11% 71% < 1% 117
New York 7% 6% 9% 77% 1% 204
Ohio 11% 4% 13% 71% < 1% 122
Pennsylvania 13% 5% 8% 74% < 1% 136
Texas 14% 6% 12% 68% < 1% 226

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 19% 10% 13% 57% 1% 350
Florida 18% 9% 9% 62% 2% 173
Illinois 24% 7% 9% 59% < 1% 117
New York 22% 10% 16% 50% 2% 204
Ohio 15% 7% 7% 70% < 1% 122
Pennsylvania 18% 3% 11% 65% 3% 136
Texas 21% 10% 13% 55% 1% 226

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 24% 19% 38% 19% 1% 350
Florida 28% 10% 28% 32% 1% 173
Illinois 22% 17% 39% 21% < 1% 117
New York 30% 18% 29% 22% 1% 204
Ohio 23% 11% 31% 35% < 1% 122
Pennsylvania 23% 27% 22% 28% < 1% 136
Texas 32% 13% 27% 27% 1% 226

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 13% 13% 57% 16% 1% 350
Florida 17% 9% 65% 7% 2% 173
Illinois 10% 20% 55% 11% 4% 117
New York 12% 10% 61% 14% 2% 204
Ohio 14% 8% 65% 11% 1% 122
Pennsylvania 21% 6% 55% 12% 5% 136
Texas 27% 12% 47% 13% 1% 226

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 24% 74% 1% 1% 350
Florida 29% 70% < 1% < 1% 173
Illinois 24% 75% < 1% 1% 117
New York 19% 78% 2% 1% 204
Ohio 26% 74% < 1% < 1% 122
Pennsylvania 28% 72% < 1% 1% 136
Texas 22% 74% 1% 2% 226

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 9% 9% 18% 64% < 1% 350
Florida 12% 12% 16% 60% < 1% 173
Illinois 10% 18% 12% 60% 1% 117
New York 9% 7% 14% 70% < 1% 204
Ohio 12% 12% 14% 62% < 1% 122
Pennsylvania 10% 10% 20% 58% 2% 136
Texas 17% 11% 18% 55% < 1% 226

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 15% 23% 4% 51% 7% 350
Florida 20% 27% 2% 44% 6% 173
Illinois 12% 36% 3% 44% 6% 117
New York 12% 28% 1% 50% 9% 204
Ohio 21% 44% 2% 29% 4% 122
Pennsylvania 27% 31% 1% 36% 5% 136
Texas 28% 30% 3% 32% 7% 226

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know 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.
California 65% 29% 7% 350
Florida 66% 22% 12% 173
Illinois 71% 21% 8% 117
New York 62% 30% 8% 204
Ohio 85% 11% 4% 122
Pennsylvania 77% 17% 6% 136
Texas 76% 17% 7% 226

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in hell

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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California 45% 47% 8% 350
Florida 48% 40% 11% 173
Illinois 53% 40% 7% 117
New York 46% 45% 10% 204
Ohio 71% 24% 5% 122
Pennsylvania 57% 38% 5% 136
Texas 66% 25% 9% 226

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. 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.
California 30% 16% 54% 350
Florida 45% 16% 39% 173
Illinois 41% 11% 48% 117
New York 22% 16% 62% 204
Ohio 48% 10% 41% 122
Pennsylvania 35% 16% 48% 136
Texas 36% 16% 48% 226

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

State Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know 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.
California 22% 40% 37% 2% 350
Florida 37% 31% 19% 13% 173
Illinois 29% 38% 31% 2% 117
New York 22% 38% 35% 5% 204
Ohio 29% 46% 24% 1% 122
Pennsylvania 29% 36% 25% 10% 136
Texas 34% 39% 21% 7% 226

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who would rather have…

State Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know 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.
California 46% 47% 4% 3% 350
Florida 55% 37% 1% 8% 173
Illinois 48% 47% 3% 1% 117
New York 42% 54% 2% 3% 204
Ohio 57% 36% 4% 3% 122
Pennsylvania 49% 43% 5% 3% 136
Texas 48% 47% 3% 2% 226

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 35% 60% 3% 1% 350
Florida 44% 50% 4% 1% 173
Illinois 32% 66% < 1% 1% 117
New York 42% 55% 3% 1% 204
Ohio 49% 47% 3% 1% 122
Pennsylvania 53% 41% 5% 1% 136
Texas 46% 48% 4% 2% 226

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say abortion should be…

State Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know 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.
California 69% 28% 3% 350
Florida 65% 29% 7% 173
Illinois 62% 35% 3% 117
New York 72% 24% 4% 204
Ohio 61% 36% 3% 122
Pennsylvania 60% 37% 3% 136
Texas 56% 39% 5% 226

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know 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.
California 80% 14% 3% 3% 350
Florida 64% 24% 3% 9% 173
Illinois 74% 18% 7% 1% 117
New York 77% 15% 3% 5% 204
Ohio 75% 21% < 1% 3% 122
Pennsylvania 70% 24% 5% 1% 136
Texas 66% 26% 4% 4% 226

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …same-sex marriage

State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know 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.
California 76% 20% 4% 350
Florida 56% 33% 11% 173
Illinois 69% 23% 8% 117
New York 68% 26% 6% 204
Ohio 60% 34% 5% 122
Pennsylvania 66% 27% 7% 136
Texas 56% 38% 6% 226

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 30% 65% 1% 4% 350
Florida 43% 53% 1% 3% 173
Illinois 36% 61% 2% 1% 117
New York 26% 70% 1% 3% 204
Ohio 38% 58% 2% 2% 122
Pennsylvania 35% 61% 2% 2% 136
Texas 41% 56% 2% 1% 226

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 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.
California 52% 23% 4% 17% 4% 350
Florida 40% 35% 2% 20% 4% 173
Illinois 45% 30% 3% 21% 1% 117
New York 46% 25% 7% 20% 2% 204
Ohio 27% 32% 4% 35% 2% 122
Pennsylvania 39% 22% 8% 28% 3% 136
Texas 36% 29% 3% 26% 6% 226