South Carolina Among Most Religious States

In a recent Gallup Poll South Carolina ranked third in the top most religious states.  No shit?   Only Mississippi and Alabama ranked higher.  xw2kcfv_-uoaf5qxy-ygbwThe question that Gallup asked was, “Is religion an important part of your life?”  Vermont ranked highest in the least religious state category with all of New England in the top five.  It’s too bad my wife can’t stand the cold.826a77t2-uiaboqv6hkdugWhat amazes me (not really) is look at the comparison between Gallups religiosity map and the presidential red state/blue state map. ztx77iknqkk8tksbouojiwstatemapredbluer512Draw your own conclusions.


3 Responses to “South Carolina Among Most Religious States”

  1. It goes along with obesity and poverty rates in the US too!

  2. Mark that’s funny. I have no statistics, but I would bet that it correlates with education standards too.

  3. It’s a scary thing indeed. Religion should not have this much influence over people’s politics; I am reminded of the age when the church WAS the government. Jeebers!

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