Belief in Heaven among democrats and Democratic leaners by state (2014) Switch to: State among democrats and Democratic leaners by belief in heaven

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 87% 10% 3% 181
Alaska 38% 52% 10% 107
Arizona 63% 31% 6% 243
Arkansas 86% 11% 3% 122
California 59% 34% 7% 1,856
Colorado 44% 44% 12% 211
Connecticut 68% 27% 6% 193
Delaware 74% 19% 7% 161
District of Columbia 64% 31% 5% 223
Florida 68% 26% 7% 872
Georgia 74% 22% 4% 396
Hawaii 65% 24% 11% 159
Idaho 55% 39% 6% 111
Illinois 67% 28% 6% 632
Indiana 77% 17% 6% 254
Iowa 66% 30% 5% 136
Kentucky 78% 16% 6% 195
Louisiana 79% 14% 7% 200
Maine 47% 43% 10% 152
Maryland 67% 29% 4% 372
Massachusetts 49% 40% 11% 404
Michigan 66% 26% 8% 470
Minnesota 69% 26% 5% 273
Mississippi 89% 7% 5% 128
Missouri 77% 18% 5% 271
Montana 53% 43% 4% 107
Nebraska 71% 25% 5% 112
Nevada 60% 35% 5% 133
New Hampshire 48% 45% 7% 141
New Jersey 67% 26% 7% 444
New Mexico 59% 33% 8% 164
New York 61% 32% 6% 1,025
North Carolina 77% 18% 5% 458
North Dakota 70% 21% 9% 108
Ohio 74% 20% 5% 472
Oklahoma 69% 29% 3% 161
Oregon 52% 40% 9% 207
Pennsylvania 68% 27% 6% 641
Rhode Island 60% 31% 8% 153
South Carolina 76% 15% 9% 188
South Dakota 77% 17% 6% 109
Tennessee 79% 17% 4% 232
Texas 72% 21% 6% 979
Utah 53% 41% 7% 100
Vermont 41% 53% 6% 178
Virginia 71% 24% 5% 357
Washington 46% 45% 9% 338
West Virginia 80% 13% 8% 139
Wisconsin 57% 33% 10% 242

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