Belief in Heaven among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 268. 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 84% 12% 4% 268
Alaska 59% 32% 9% 193
Arizona 67% 26% 7% 374
Arkansas 84% 11% 4% 180
California 62% 31% 7% 2,431
Colorado 55% 34% 11% 299
Connecticut 66% 27% 7% 257
Delaware 71% 24% 5% 199
District of Columbia 63% 30% 7% 222
Florida 67% 25% 8% 1,303
Georgia 74% 21% 6% 571
Hawaii 60% 28% 12% 215
Idaho 67% 28% 5% 178
Illinois 68% 24% 8% 860
Indiana 74% 18% 8% 398
Iowa 73% 21% 5% 213
Kansas 77% 15% 8% 187
Kentucky 75% 19% 6% 251
Louisiana 80% 15% 6% 268
Maine 56% 38% 6% 213
Maryland 64% 30% 5% 417
Massachusetts 50% 39% 11% 506
Michigan 69% 23% 8% 601
Minnesota 68% 25% 7% 357
Mississippi 86% 10% 4% 181
Missouri 78% 17% 5% 394
Montana 67% 30% 3% 170
Nebraska 72% 24% 4% 180
Nevada 60% 32% 8% 210
New Hampshire 55% 36% 9% 192
New Jersey 69% 23% 8% 596
New Mexico 61% 33% 7% 194
New York 64% 30% 7% 1,357
North Carolina 74% 18% 7% 624
North Dakota 70% 22% 8% 196
Ohio 76% 19% 5% 728
Oklahoma 74% 21% 6% 244
Oregon 51% 40% 9% 270
Pennsylvania 68% 25% 7% 836
Rhode Island 62% 29% 9% 195
South Carolina 78% 13% 9% 282
South Dakota 73% 18% 9% 187
Tennessee 79% 15% 6% 354
Texas 73% 20% 7% 1,509
Utah 68% 27% 5% 179
Vermont 52% 41% 7% 217
Virginia 72% 21% 7% 529
Washington 53% 37% 10% 454
West Virginia 79% 13% 8% 165
Wisconsin 69% 24% 8% 389
Wyoming 69% 19% 12% 162

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