Belief in God among adults who pray weekly by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who pray weekly by belief in God

% of adults who pray weekly who say they…

StateBelieve in God; absolutely certainBelieve in God; fairly certainBelieve in God; not too/not at all certainBelieve in God; don't knowDo not believe in GodOther/don't know if they believe in GodSample size
Arizona52%30%11%< 1%4%3%104
Georgia71%25%4%< 1%1%< 1%140
Illinois65%27%5%< 1%< 1%2%229
Indiana64%34%1%1%< 1%< 1%129
Maryland68%26%4%< 1%1%1%105
Massachusetts50%39%9%1%< 1%2%104
Michigan63%32%5%< 1%< 1%< 1%146
Minnesota47%47%3%< 1%< 1%2%108
Missouri65%25%8%< 1%< 1%2%106
New Jersey63%33%4%< 1%< 1%< 1%143
New York62%28%6%< 1%3%1%278
North Carolina72%27%1%< 1%< 1%1%141
Ohio64%33%1%< 1%2%< 1%182
Pennsylvania59%33%7%1%< 1%1%214
Virginia60%29%9%1%1%< 1%121
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.

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