Belief in Heaven among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in heaven

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 76% 17% 7% 162
Alaska 52% 39% 9% 176
Arizona 64% 30% 7% 359
Arkansas 80% 16% 4% 107
California 56% 37% 7% 2,340
Colorado 50% 41% 9% 311
Connecticut 65% 28% 7% 273
Delaware 64% 29% 6% 184
District of Columbia 53% 39% 8% 216
Florida 61% 31% 8% 1,076
Georgia 68% 27% 5% 423
Hawaii 58% 28% 14% 185
Idaho 55% 40% 5% 155
Illinois 65% 29% 6% 753
Indiana 69% 23% 8% 300
Iowa 67% 27% 6% 155
Kansas 73% 21% 6% 142
Kentucky 67% 25% 8% 156
Louisiana 69% 24% 8% 192
Maine 54% 40% 6% 204
Maryland 59% 34% 8% 394
Massachusetts 46% 42% 12% 514
Michigan 67% 26% 8% 506
Minnesota 64% 30% 6% 335
Missouri 70% 24% 6% 321
Montana 61% 35% 4% 163
Nebraska 67% 27% 6% 155
Nevada 56% 35% 8% 170
New Hampshire 49% 38% 13% 202
New Jersey 62% 28% 10% 527
New Mexico 52% 39% 9% 159
New York 59% 35% 6% 1,239
North Carolina 68% 25% 6% 461
North Dakota 72% 23% 5% 154
Ohio 69% 26% 5% 552
Oklahoma 67% 30% 3% 151
Oregon 51% 43% 6% 252
Pennsylvania 61% 32% 6% 719
Rhode Island 57% 36% 8% 192
South Carolina 67% 23% 11% 198
South Dakota 75% 19% 6% 147
Tennessee 69% 27% 4% 221
Texas 67% 26% 8% 1,132
Utah 65% 29% 5% 147
Vermont 49% 46% 6% 230
Virginia 62% 29% 9% 443
Washington 47% 43% 10% 454
West Virginia 72% 19% 10% 121
Wisconsin 62% 30% 7% 337
Wyoming 67% 25% 8% 151

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