Belief in Heaven among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 84% 9% 8% 231
Alaska 62% 29% 9% 106
Arizona 79% 15% 6% 252
Arkansas 83% 7% 10% 126
California 71% 21% 8% 1,154
Colorado 73% 21% 7% 193
Connecticut 76% 17% 7% 113
Florida 77% 16% 7% 671
Georgia 84% 10% 6% 377
Idaho 74% 19% 7% 137
Illinois 80% 12% 8% 430
Indiana 83% 11% 7% 243
Iowa 78% 16% 5% 113
Kansas 74% 16% 10% 120
Kentucky 91% 5% 4% 172
Louisiana 83% 11% 6% 183
Maryland 79% 13% 8% 207
Massachusetts 65% 23% 12% 177
Michigan 79% 11% 9% 352
Minnesota 79% 13% 8% 196
Mississippi 89% 7% 4% 121
Missouri 81% 15% 4% 239
Montana 75% 15% 10% 134
Nebraska 85% 8% 7% 128
New Hampshire 58% 26% 15% 100
New Jersey 77% 15% 7% 266
New Mexico 77% 17% 7% 103
New York 73% 18% 8% 544
North Carolina 84% 10% 6% 377
North Dakota 93% 2% 5% 139
Ohio 80% 15% 5% 385
Oklahoma 90% 8% 2% 134
Oregon 81% 12% 7% 140
Pennsylvania 78% 15% 7% 501
South Carolina 82% 10% 7% 197
South Dakota 83% 9% 8% 113
Tennessee 84% 9% 8% 292
Texas 82% 9% 8% 949
Utah 91% 7% 2% 126
Virginia 83% 11% 6% 328
Washington 74% 22% 5% 243
West Virginia 87% 5% 7% 136
Wisconsin 78% 12% 10% 199
Wyoming 79% 12% 9% 147

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