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Utah highest, Vermont lowest on newest church attendance poll

More Utahns go to church every week -- 51 percent -- than any other state, according to a new Gallup poll.

That statistic is "a direct result of [Utah]'s 59 percent Mormon population," Gallup's Frank Newport writes, "as Mormons have the highest religious service attendance of any major religious group in the U.S."


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