Educational distribution among who believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Heaven by educational group

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State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 425. 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 48% 33% 12% 7% 425
Alaska 46% 34% 13% 7% 175
Arizona 43% 34% 13% 9% 447
Arkansas 51% 32% 13% 4% 255
California 45% 33% 14% 8% 2,198
Colorado 34% 36% 19% 11% 288
Connecticut 45% 29% 15% 12% 234
Delaware 46% 32% 12% 10% 224
District of Columbia 39% 25% 23% 14% 174
Florida 45% 34% 13% 8% 1,355
Georgia 46% 30% 14% 11% 742
Hawaii 40% 35% 18% 7% 185
Idaho 40% 38% 14% 8% 221
Illinois 42% 32% 17% 9% 922
Indiana 48% 33% 13% 6% 495
Iowa 40% 36% 15% 9% 240
Kansas 40% 36% 14% 9% 230
Kentucky 53% 30% 10% 7% 350
Louisiana 51% 30% 13% 5% 366
Maine 47% 32% 17% 3% 177
Maryland 40% 28% 17% 15% 415
Massachusetts 43% 27% 18% 12% 366
Michigan 43% 36% 13% 8% 701
Minnesota 36% 33% 22% 9% 409
Mississippi 47% 35% 14% 4% 269
Missouri 45% 34% 14% 7% 489
Montana 39% 40% 14% 7% 204
Nebraska 36% 37% 18% 10% 241
Nevada 52% 28% 11% 9% 202
New Hampshire 41% 31% 15% 13% 162
New Jersey 44% 26% 17% 14% 600
New Mexico 47% 32% 16% 5% 199
New York 45% 29% 15% 10% 1,241
North Carolina 44% 35% 13% 9% 772
North Dakota 35% 37% 20% 8% 267
Ohio 48% 30% 14% 8% 860
Oklahoma 47% 34% 13% 6% 309
Oregon 41% 40% 13% 6% 228
Pennsylvania 49% 28% 14% 9% 974
Rhode Island 46% 27% 16% 11% 206
South Carolina 49% 30% 13% 7% 386
South Dakota 43% 33% 16% 8% 231
Tennessee 50% 28% 12% 9% 526
Texas 46% 31% 15% 8% 1,909
Utah 33% 39% 19% 9% 238
Vermont 46% 26% 16% 12% 153
Virginia 39% 34% 17% 10% 619
Washington 37% 40% 17% 7% 418
West Virginia 58% 28% 10% 5% 248
Wisconsin 41% 37% 17% 5% 421
Wyoming 38% 37% 18% 6% 236

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