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

% of Evangelical Protestants who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 245. 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 90% 3% 7% 245
Arizona 88% 8% 4% 171
Arkansas 88% 2% 9% 145
California 88% 5% 7% 718
Colorado 82% 8% 10% 126
Florida 86% 7% 7% 461
Georgia 89% 5% 6% 364
Illinois 86% 5% 9% 272
Indiana 90% 6% 4% 208
Kentucky 94% 1% 5% 213
Louisiana 87% 7% 6% 120
Maryland 89% 10% 1% 108
Michigan 87% 4% 8% 240
Minnesota 81% 9% 9% 110
Mississippi 93% 3% 3% 134
Missouri 89% 6% 5% 222
New York 90% 5% 5% 182
North Carolina 89% 3% 8% 345
Ohio 89% 4% 7% 321
Oklahoma 88% 8% 4% 188
Oregon 87% 5% 7% 116
Pennsylvania 83% 8% 9% 248
South Carolina 85% 7% 8% 169
Tennessee 87% 6% 7% 348
Texas 90% 3% 7% 821
Virginia 88% 8% 5% 243
Washington 85% 9% 6% 166
West Virginia 92% < 1% 7% 117
Wisconsin 86% 3% 11% 135

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