Belief in God among Christians by state (2014) Switch to: State among Christians by belief in God

% of Christians who say they…

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 = 443. 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 88% 10% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 443
Alaska 78% 18% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 187
Arizona 76% 18% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 448
Arkansas 85% 12% 2% < 1% < 1% 2% 247
California 70% 23% 4% 1% 1% 1% 2,289
Colorado 72% 22% 3% 1% 1% 1% 323
Connecticut 66% 28% 2% 1% 1% 1% 251
Delaware 71% 23% 4% 1% 1% < 1% 209
District of Columbia 73% 20% 4% 1% 1% 1% 188
Florida 78% 17% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1,415
Georgia 85% 12% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 781
Hawaii 75% 19% 3% 1% < 1% 1% 185
Idaho 79% 19% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 222
Illinois 72% 21% 4% 1% 1% 1% 977
Indiana 78% 19% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 492
Iowa 77% 16% 2% 2% 2% 1% 261
Kansas 75% 22% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 241
Kentucky 87% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 345
Louisiana 83% 12% 2% 1% 1% 1% 387
Maine 66% 22% 6% 1% 3% 2% 191
Maryland 80% 16% 3% < 1% < 1% 1% 433
Massachusetts 56% 27% 8% 2% 4% 2% 412
Michigan 77% 19% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 717
Minnesota 67% 26% 5% < 1% < 1% 1% 433
Mississippi 88% 9% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 269
Missouri 82% 14% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 486
Montana 78% 19% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 202
Nebraska 77% 19% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 243
Nevada 76% 19% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 207
New Hampshire 63% 26% 7% 1% 2% 1% 188
New Jersey 69% 24% 4% < 1% 2% 1% 611
New Mexico 73% 21% 4% < 1% 2% < 1% 222
New York 71% 21% 5% 1% 1% 1% 1,222
North Carolina 85% 13% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 796
North Dakota 74% 23% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 276
Ohio 79% 18% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 863
Oklahoma 83% 15% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 312
Oregon 76% 17% 5% < 1% < 1% 1% 244
Pennsylvania 73% 21% 3% 1% 2% 1% 1,037
Rhode Island 74% 18% 3% < 1% 1% 3% 239
South Carolina 83% 14% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 394
South Dakota 79% 19% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 242
Tennessee 86% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 552
Texas 78% 18% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 1,979
Utah 76% 15% 6% 2% 1% 1% 234
Vermont 61% 29% 5% < 1% 3% 2% 156
Virginia 80% 15% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 644
Washington 75% 20% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 444
West Virginia 86% 12% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 245
Wisconsin 69% 24% 2% 1% 3% 2% 439
Wyoming 78% 13% 6% 1% 1% 2% 225

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