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

% of parents who say religion is…

StateVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Alabama80%15%4%< 1%< 1%125
Colorado52%28%12%9%< 1%150
Florida56%26%7%11%< 1%434
Georgia67%22%5%7%< 1%248
Illinois61%21%11%7%< 1%300
Kentucky72%18%5%5%< 1%106
Louisiana75%19%3%3%< 1%128
Massachusetts33%27%22%19%< 1%163
Michigan47%31%13%9%< 1%221
New Jersey53%30%10%4%2%222
New York51%29%9%11%1%402
North Carolina64%21%9%5%< 1%228
Ohio55%25%10%9%< 1%272
South Carolina74%20%4%3%< 1%117
Texas65%22%5%7%< 1%754
Virginia57%25%8%10%< 1%228
Wisconsin47%33%12%8%< 1%145
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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