Belief in God among who believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Heaven by belief in God

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State Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 428. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Alabama 87% 11% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 428
Alaska 70% 24% 3% 1% 1% 1% 176
Arizona 74% 20% 4% < 1% 2% 1% 448
Arkansas 84% 14% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 258
California 68% 24% 5% 1% 1% < 1% 2,213
Colorado 73% 21% 3% 1% < 1% 2% 291
Connecticut 67% 27% 3% 1% 1% < 1% 237
Delaware 72% 23% 4% 1% 1% < 1% 224
District of Columbia 70% 23% 4% 1% 1% 1% 181
Florida 78% 17% 3% 1% 1% < 1% 1,367
Georgia 85% 12% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 747
Hawaii 75% 19% 4% 1% < 1% < 1% 186
Idaho 79% 17% 2% < 1% < 1% 2% 221
Illinois 74% 22% 3% < 1% < 1% 1% 929
Indiana 73% 20% 3% 1% 2% 1% 496
Iowa 79% 14% 4% 2% < 1% < 1% 241
Kansas 74% 23% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 231
Kentucky 86% 11% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 355
Louisiana 86% 12% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 367
Maine 66% 30% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 177
Maryland 80% 17% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 416
Massachusetts 61% 28% 6% 2% 2% 2% 368
Michigan 75% 21% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 707
Minnesota 66% 30% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 411
Mississippi 86% 9% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 269
Missouri 79% 15% 4% < 1% < 1% 1% 489
Montana 80% 16% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 204
Nebraska 77% 20% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 242
Nevada 74% 19% 4% 1% 1% 1% 202
New Hampshire 62% 32% 4% 1% < 1% < 1% 164
New Jersey 75% 22% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 606
New Mexico 77% 20% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 199
New York 71% 22% 4% 1% 1% 1% 1,249
North Carolina 83% 14% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 774
North Dakota 72% 23% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 267
Ohio 77% 18% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 862
Oklahoma 82% 17% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 310
Oregon 78% 19% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 229
Pennsylvania 74% 21% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 977
Rhode Island 81% 16% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 207
South Carolina 82% 15% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 386
South Dakota 78% 21% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 233
Tennessee 85% 13% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 531
Texas 79% 18% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,918
Utah 75% 17% 5% 1% 1% 1% 238
Vermont 59% 33% 6% < 1% 1% 1% 155
Virginia 79% 17% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 622
Washington 73% 21% 4% < 1% < 1% 1% 419
West Virginia 87% 12% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 251
Wisconsin 69% 25% 4% 1% < 1% 1% 423
Wyoming 79% 16% 4% 1% < 1% 1% 236

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