Belief in Heaven among adults who seldom or never meditate by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never meditate by belief in heaven

% of adults who seldom or never meditate who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 187. 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 85% 13% 3% 187
Alaska 58% 37% 5% 147
Arizona 69% 26% 5% 267
Arkansas 82% 10% 7% 145
California 60% 32% 8% 1,565
Colorado 60% 31% 9% 229
Connecticut 64% 30% 6% 167
Delaware 74% 20% 6% 148
District of Columbia 60% 35% 5% 132
Florida 65% 26% 9% 851
Georgia 76% 18% 6% 384
Hawaii 64% 22% 13% 127
Idaho 66% 28% 6% 129
Illinois 68% 25% 7% 575
Indiana 78% 15% 7% 310
Iowa 69% 26% 5% 178
Kansas 76% 13% 11% 139
Kentucky 78% 17% 5% 193
Louisiana 75% 17% 8% 188
Maine 61% 33% 6% 152
Maryland 66% 26% 8% 272
Massachusetts 44% 42% 14% 355
Michigan 72% 21% 7% 454
Minnesota 72% 23% 5% 264
Mississippi 87% 11% 2% 107
Missouri 80% 15% 5% 302
Montana 70% 26% 3% 154
Nebraska 80% 15% 5% 136
Nevada 62% 31% 7% 134
New Hampshire 53% 34% 13% 140
New Jersey 66% 24% 10% 421
New Mexico 62% 35% 3% 118
New York 65% 29% 7% 873
North Carolina 75% 19% 6% 386
North Dakota 77% 18% 5% 181
Ohio 76% 20% 4% 481
Oklahoma 79% 18% 4% 147
Oregon 58% 33% 9% 180
Pennsylvania 70% 24% 6% 602
Rhode Island 57% 37% 7% 133
South Carolina 75% 16% 10% 188
South Dakota 84% 10% 6% 143
Tennessee 83% 12% 5% 243
Texas 74% 20% 7% 993
Utah 68% 24% 8% 106
Vermont 57% 37% 6% 164
Virginia 73% 20% 7% 358
Washington 54% 37% 8% 322
West Virginia 79% 13% 8% 143
Wisconsin 71% 22% 7% 319
Wyoming 77% 13% 10% 140

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