Originally Posted by squealpiggy
I'd like to see the same figures according to religiosity of the state. The bible belt is not necessarily the same as the South and some of the Jesusland prairie states are the most religious and the poorest.
Well I was responding to a rather general statement made by Crushin Russian which referred only to "the South".
Nearly all of the Southern states tend to be more religious than the wealthy states in the Northeast and Northwest when we make an external comparison. But if we are making an internal comparison among Southern States than yes, you are correct.