Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a post-graduate degree by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with a post-graduate degree by importance of religion

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who say religion is…

StateVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Arizona51%26%13%9%< 1%107
Illinois45%27%12%16%< 1%222
Maryland42%31%13%14%< 1%167
Massachusetts28%31%20%21%< 1%164
Michigan49%25%15%12%< 1%144
New Jersey42%28%16%12%2%203
New York38%25%17%19%< 1%393
North Carolina46%21%16%15%1%183
Ohio62%20%7%11%< 1%175
Washington39%18%22%21%< 1%103
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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