Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Generation X by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults in Generation X by importance of religion

% of adults in Generation X who say religion is…

StateVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Alabama77%10%7%5%< 1%107
Illinois53%26%10%11%< 1%270
Indiana47%27%12%13%< 1%134
Kentucky60%30%7%3%< 1%100
Louisiana71%17%4%7%< 1%108
Maryland44%30%13%12%< 1%156
Massachusetts32%27%21%19%< 1%167
Minnesota44%25%17%14%< 1%128
Missouri49%30%9%12%< 1%120
New Jersey45%33%12%9%1%188
New York46%25%13%15%1%378
North Carolina64%19%8%9%1%210
Ohio48%31%10%11%< 1%212
South Carolina77%12%7%3%1%109
Texas63%22%7%8%< 1%585
Virginia59%23%8%9%< 1%193
Washington42%20%22%16%< 1%155
Wisconsin42%33%11%14%< 1%120
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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