Belief in Heaven among who do not believe in Hell by state (2014) Switch to: State among who do not believe in Hell by belief in heaven

% of who do not believe in Hell who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 51% 44% 5% 100
Alaska 23% 71% 6% 139
Arizona 41% 54% 5% 259
California 32% 63% 6% 1,693
Colorado 32% 64% 4% 223
Connecticut 43% 50% 7% 182
Delaware 39% 56% 5% 104
District of Columbia 35% 60% 5% 147
Florida 36% 58% 6% 771
Georgia 39% 54% 7% 255
Hawaii 35% 60% 5% 140
Idaho 35% 62% 3% 125
Illinois 40% 56% 4% 488
Indiana 39% 50% 11% 187
Iowa 43% 53% 4% 110
Louisiana 39% 53% 8% 110
Maine 29% 67% 4% 147
Maryland 37% 61% 2% 280
Massachusetts 30% 63% 7% 400
Michigan 41% 53% 6% 317
Minnesota 46% 52% 3% 207
Missouri 42% 54% 4% 182
Montana 45% 51% 4% 137
Nevada 37% 60% 3% 127
New Hampshire 26% 67% 8% 149
New Jersey 43% 53% 4% 360
New Mexico 32% 62% 6% 126
New York 37% 58% 4% 884
North Carolina 37% 55% 8% 285
Ohio 46% 51% 2% 358
Oklahoma 42% 54% 4% 100
Oregon 31% 62% 7% 209
Pennsylvania 40% 55% 5% 496
Rhode Island 31% 61% 8% 132
South Carolina 44% 47% 10% 112
Tennessee 36% 60% 4% 133
Texas 43% 51% 6% 730
Utah 61% 37% 2% 157
Vermont 27% 68% 5% 184
Virginia 41% 54% 6% 300
Washington 30% 63% 7% 348
Wisconsin 41% 53% 5% 211
Wyoming 51% 42% 7% 105

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