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

% of moderates who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 144. 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 84% 12% 4% 144
Alaska 60% 31% 9% 100
Arizona 71% 21% 9% 213
Arkansas 81% 15% 4% 118
California 67% 26% 7% 1,257
Colorado 61% 28% 11% 167
Connecticut 72% 21% 7% 139
Delaware 77% 17% 6% 116
District of Columbia 74% 20% 6% 112
Florida 69% 22% 8% 662
Georgia 76% 18% 6% 308
Hawaii 72% 18% 9% 122
Idaho 71% 28% 1% 104
Illinois 74% 19% 7% 441
Indiana 70% 19% 10% 217
Iowa 75% 19% 6% 101
Kansas 80% 16% 4% 102
Kentucky 82% 12% 6% 130
Louisiana 81% 13% 6% 131
Maryland 73% 22% 5% 244
Massachusetts 58% 31% 11% 248
Michigan 72% 20% 8% 324
Minnesota 71% 22% 7% 191
Missouri 75% 18% 6% 206
Nevada 62% 28% 10% 108
New Hampshire 54% 27% 19% 105
New Jersey 72% 21% 7% 329
New Mexico 63% 29% 8% 106
New York 72% 21% 7% 641
North Carolina 78% 18% 4% 331
Ohio 75% 19% 5% 395
Oklahoma 79% 16% 5% 138
Oregon 62% 28% 9% 137
Pennsylvania 74% 22% 4% 462
Rhode Island 71% 18% 10% 112
South Carolina 79% 13% 8% 170
South Dakota 82% 14% 4% 103
Tennessee 84% 11% 5% 179
Texas 74% 18% 8% 815
Virginia 74% 19% 8% 323
Washington 66% 28% 6% 230
Wisconsin 76% 18% 6% 211

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