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

% of republicans and Republican leaners who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 268. 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 83% 11% 6% 268
Alaska 72% 21% 7% 138
Arizona 81% 13% 6% 291
Arkansas 82% 8% 10% 140
California 74% 18% 7% 1,203
Colorado 77% 16% 7% 213
Connecticut 76% 17% 7% 124
Florida 75% 19% 7% 812
Georgia 84% 10% 6% 416
Idaho 79% 14% 7% 157
Illinois 81% 12% 7% 460
Indiana 79% 12% 9% 286
Iowa 81% 14% 5% 140
Kansas 80% 11% 9% 158
Kentucky 86% 10% 4% 188
Louisiana 85% 9% 6% 198
Maine 72% 25% 3% 108
Maryland 75% 18% 7% 192
Massachusetts 64% 26% 10% 197
Michigan 83% 8% 9% 336
Minnesota 78% 14% 9% 215
Mississippi 87% 10% 3% 142
Missouri 82% 13% 5% 266
Montana 78% 14% 9% 155
Nebraska 87% 8% 5% 156
Nevada 80% 10% 10% 133
New Hampshire 68% 16% 15% 116
New Jersey 81% 14% 5% 297
New Mexico 78% 20% 2% 106
New York 77% 16% 7% 604
North Carolina 84% 8% 8% 412
North Dakota 85% 10% 5% 176
Ohio 83% 13% 4% 485
Oklahoma 86% 8% 6% 177
Oregon 75% 17% 9% 141
Pennsylvania 80% 13% 7% 546
South Carolina 87% 7% 6% 218
South Dakota 78% 11% 10% 169
Tennessee 84% 8% 8% 333
Texas 83% 10% 7% 1,080
Utah 94% 3% 3% 174
Virginia 80% 13% 7% 389
Washington 75% 20% 4% 236
West Virginia 89% 4% 7% 125
Wisconsin 83% 9% 8% 263
Wyoming 81% 10% 9% 190

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