Belief in Heaven among adults who pray daily by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who pray daily by belief in heaven

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 379. 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 91% 4% 5% 379
Alaska 75% 19% 7% 149
Arizona 87% 7% 6% 362
Arkansas 90% 3% 7% 199
California 82% 12% 6% 1,834
Colorado 78% 12% 11% 247
Connecticut 85% 8% 7% 168
Delaware 89% 4% 7% 153
District of Columbia 90% 7% 3% 148
Florida 86% 9% 5% 1,131
Georgia 89% 5% 5% 626
Hawaii 82% 11% 7% 159
Idaho 84% 10% 6% 172
Illinois 86% 7% 8% 695
Indiana 89% 5% 6% 359
Iowa 88% 8% 5% 172
Kansas 89% 6% 5% 173
Kentucky 94% 2% 4% 281
Louisiana 89% 6% 5% 317
Maine 74% 18% 8% 109
Maryland 85% 10% 5% 331
Massachusetts 79% 8% 12% 266
Michigan 82% 8% 9% 550
Minnesota 85% 7% 8% 284
Mississippi 94% 2% 4% 234
Missouri 86% 9% 5% 373
Montana 84% 11% 5% 159
Nebraska 89% 7% 4% 177
Nevada 83% 8% 9% 153
New Hampshire 78% 17% 5% 119
New Jersey 90% 5% 5% 458
New Mexico 82% 11% 7% 162
New York 83% 10% 7% 949
North Carolina 87% 7% 6% 658
North Dakota 90% 4% 6% 184
Ohio 88% 7% 5% 680
Oklahoma 89% 8% 3% 267
Oregon 82% 9% 9% 180
Pennsylvania 86% 8% 6% 777
Rhode Island 91% 4% 5% 148
South Carolina 88% 6% 6% 340
South Dakota 86% 6% 8% 174
Tennessee 90% 4% 6% 471
Texas 86% 8% 6% 1,619
Utah 93% 4% 3% 197
Virginia 89% 7% 4% 504
Washington 80% 11% 8% 325
West Virginia 93% 2% 5% 200
Wisconsin 85% 4% 11% 293
Wyoming 82% 7% 11% 173

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