Gender composition among who believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Heaven by gender

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State Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 428. 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 46% 54% 428
Alaska 46% 54% 176
Arizona 45% 55% 448
Arkansas 46% 54% 258
California 46% 54% 2,213
Colorado 47% 53% 291
Connecticut 45% 55% 237
Delaware 42% 58% 224
District of Columbia 42% 58% 181
Florida 45% 55% 1,367
Georgia 45% 55% 747
Hawaii 47% 53% 186
Idaho 45% 55% 221
Illinois 44% 56% 929
Indiana 46% 54% 496
Iowa 47% 53% 241
Kansas 45% 55% 231
Kentucky 45% 55% 355
Louisiana 43% 57% 367
Maine 41% 59% 177
Maryland 46% 54% 416
Massachusetts 46% 54% 368
Michigan 46% 54% 707
Minnesota 45% 55% 411
Mississippi 44% 56% 269
Missouri 46% 54% 489
Montana 43% 57% 204
Nebraska 48% 52% 242
Nevada 44% 56% 202
New Hampshire 38% 62% 164
New Jersey 46% 54% 606
New Mexico 45% 55% 199
New York 43% 57% 1,249
North Carolina 46% 54% 774
North Dakota 52% 48% 267
Ohio 46% 54% 862
Oklahoma 45% 55% 310
Oregon 44% 56% 229
Pennsylvania 45% 55% 977
Rhode Island 39% 61% 207
South Carolina 45% 55% 386
South Dakota 46% 54% 233
Tennessee 46% 54% 531
Texas 45% 55% 1,918
Utah 47% 53% 238
Vermont 47% 53% 155
Virginia 46% 54% 622
Washington 49% 51% 419
West Virginia 47% 53% 251
Wisconsin 44% 56% 423
Wyoming 48% 52% 236

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