Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by belief in heaven

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 419. 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 89% 6% 4% 419
Alaska 77% 15% 8% 167
Arizona 87% 8% 6% 412
Arkansas 91% 2% 7% 234
California 82% 11% 7% 1,965
Colorado 79% 12% 9% 270
Connecticut 87% 9% 5% 192
Delaware 89% 7% 5% 183
District of Columbia 86% 10% 3% 155
Florida 85% 10% 5% 1,285
Georgia 89% 6% 5% 713
Hawaii 81% 9% 10% 181
Idaho 88% 7% 5% 208
Illinois 86% 8% 6% 818
Indiana 90% 5% 5% 425
Iowa 90% 6% 4% 219
Kansas 85% 6% 9% 206
Kentucky 94% 3% 3% 329
Louisiana 92% 4% 4% 342
Maine 82% 12% 7% 154
Maryland 86% 10% 4% 388
Massachusetts 82% 9% 9% 282
Michigan 86% 7% 7% 624
Minnesota 84% 8% 7% 340
Mississippi 93% 4% 3% 254
Missouri 88% 8% 4% 444
Montana 87% 8% 5% 192
Nebraska 90% 6% 4% 213
Nevada 83% 10% 7% 177
New Hampshire 81% 15% 4% 132
New Jersey 89% 6% 5% 500
New Mexico 83% 11% 6% 188
New York 85% 10% 6% 1,060
North Carolina 88% 5% 7% 732
North Dakota 89% 6% 5% 229
Ohio 89% 6% 5% 771
Oklahoma 91% 5% 4% 289
Oregon 85% 8% 7% 218
Pennsylvania 87% 7% 6% 865
Rhode Island 87% 7% 6% 180
South Carolina 89% 5% 6% 376
South Dakota 87% 6% 8% 213
Tennessee 88% 5% 7% 524
Texas 87% 7% 6% 1,774
Utah 95% 3% 2% 202
Vermont 81% 12% 7% 121
Virginia 89% 6% 5% 555
Washington 81% 11% 8% 382
West Virginia 93% 1% 6% 234
Wisconsin 88% 3% 8% 349
Wyoming 87% 5% 8% 219

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