Generational cohort among who believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Heaven by generational group

% of who believe in Heaven who are…

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 417. 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 14% 13% 28% 31% 13% 1% 417
Alaska 17% 16% 29% 27% 9% 2% 169
Arizona 14% 14% 29% 30% 13% 1% 442
Arkansas 17% 11% 27% 32% 12% < 1% 251
California 16% 14% 29% 30% 11% 1% 2,161
Colorado 10% 20% 27% 32% 11% < 1% 285
Connecticut 13% 11% 30% 33% 13% 1% 229
Delaware 15% 11% 27% 32% 14% 1% 221
District of Columbia 17% 21% 26% 25% 11% 1% 168
Florida 13% 12% 26% 32% 15% 2% 1,341
Georgia 15% 12% 30% 31% 11% 1% 731
Hawaii 18% 12% 27% 33% 9% 1% 183
Idaho 12% 13% 29% 33% 14% < 1% 218
Illinois 14% 12% 30% 31% 12% 1% 912
Indiana 15% 13% 25% 34% 11% 2% 490
Iowa 15% 14% 27% 28% 15% 1% 239
Kansas 13% 16% 26% 33% 10% 1% 229
Kentucky 9% 16% 29% 34% 11% 1% 349
Louisiana 13% 17% 26% 30% 13% 1% 366
Maine 8% 12% 32% 36% 11% 1% 176
Maryland 12% 14% 29% 31% 13% 1% 409
Massachusetts 11% 12% 29% 36% 11% 1% 356
Michigan 12% 12% 28% 34% 12% 1% 692
Minnesota 10% 14% 28% 33% 14% 1% 404
Mississippi 12% 14% 28% 32% 13% 2% 267
Missouri 13% 14% 24% 36% 13% 1% 480
Montana 11% 16% 23% 38% 11% < 1% 200
Nebraska 12% 11% 29% 33% 12% 2% 240
Nevada 16% 13% 28% 30% 12% 1% 197
New Hampshire 13% 7% 29% 37% 13% 1% 158
New Jersey 11% 11% 30% 34% 12% 2% 585
New Mexico 8% 15% 29% 36% 12% < 1% 197
New York 13% 13% 27% 33% 12% 1% 1,221
North Carolina 12% 17% 27% 32% 11% 1% 763
North Dakota 12% 18% 22% 36% 8% 4% 262
Ohio 12% 13% 26% 36% 13% 1% 849
Oklahoma 13% 12% 27% 33% 13% 3% 307
Oregon 13% 12% 31% 29% 13% 1% 228
Pennsylvania 12% 11% 27% 35% 15% 1% 964
Rhode Island 10% 12% 25% 38% 14% 1% 203
South Carolina 15% 13% 29% 32% 12% < 1% 376
South Dakota 14% 16% 23% 35% 11% 1% 226
Tennessee 12% 15% 26% 33% 13% 1% 520
Texas 14% 16% 30% 28% 11% 1% 1,877
Utah 20% 18% 31% 26% 5% < 1% 231
Vermont 8% 12% 26% 39% 14% 2% 153
Virginia 11% 15% 29% 32% 12% 1% 604
Washington 14% 13% 28% 31% 12% 2% 409
West Virginia 12% 9% 27% 37% 15% 2% 248
Wisconsin 12% 13% 26% 35% 12% 2% 412
Wyoming 10% 14% 30% 34% 10% 2% 234

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