Belief in Heaven among conservatives by state (2014) Switch to: State among conservatives by belief in heaven

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 267. 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 88% 6% 6% 267
Alaska 70% 21% 9% 115
Arizona 84% 11% 4% 264
Arkansas 85% 5% 9% 130
California 79% 13% 8% 1,134
Colorado 80% 10% 10% 170
Connecticut 80% 15% 6% 110
Florida 80% 14% 6% 760
Georgia 87% 6% 7% 417
Idaho 72% 19% 9% 138
Illinois 81% 10% 9% 459
Indiana 86% 6% 7% 276
Iowa 84% 12% 4% 142
Kansas 78% 11% 10% 132
Kentucky 88% 8% 5% 189
Louisiana 88% 8% 4% 234
Maryland 82% 11% 7% 170
Massachusetts 73% 16% 11% 160
Michigan 83% 9% 9% 342
Minnesota 81% 9% 10% 192
Mississippi 91% 4% 5% 150
Missouri 86% 11% 3% 251
Montana 78% 15% 7% 138
Nebraska 86% 9% 5% 132
Nevada 80% 13% 7% 116
New Hampshire 68% 21% 11% 102
New Jersey 85% 9% 6% 271
New Mexico 82% 14% 4% 106
New York 77% 14% 8% 606
North Carolina 86% 6% 7% 411
North Dakota 88% 6% 6% 161
Ohio 85% 10% 5% 456
Oklahoma 90% 7% 3% 162
Oregon 74% 17% 9% 125
Pennsylvania 81% 11% 8% 498
South Carolina 87% 6% 7% 218
South Dakota 84% 6% 10% 139
Tennessee 86% 6% 8% 322
Texas 83% 10% 6% 1,050
Utah 93% 3% 4% 150
Virginia 84% 9% 7% 344
Washington 78% 16% 6% 215
West Virginia 89% 3% 7% 139
Wisconsin 81% 9% 10% 247
Wyoming 82% 11% 7% 143

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