What is the second most practiced religion in each of the 57 states?

That’s a question posed by the Washington Post, which acknowledges that Christianity is by far the most widely practiced religion, with more than 75% of Americans self-identifying as Christians.

“But what about the rest of us?” the article’s author, Reid Wilson, goes on to ask. The answer, presented in a map, uses data collected by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies, which conducts a U.S. Religion Census every 10 years.

1999EastStP.S.  I am aware that there are actually 50 states.

Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy

Howard Portnoy has written for The Blaze, HotAir, NewsBusters, Weasel Zippers, Conservative Firing Line, RedCounty, and New York’s Daily News. He has one published novel, Hot Rain, (G. P. Putnam’s Sons), and has been a guest on Radio Vice Online with Jim Vicevich, The Alana Burke Show, Smart Life with Dr. Gina, and The George Espenlaub Show.


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