Immigrant status among who believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Heaven by immigrant status

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State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 424. 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 4% 4% 92% 424
Alaska 10% 9% 81% 171
Arizona 15% 13% 73% 446
Arkansas 4% 2% 94% 256
California 35% 17% 48% 2,175
Colorado 11% 6% 83% 286
Connecticut 18% 14% 68% 231
Delaware 13% 7% 80% 222
District of Columbia 19% 6% 76% 173
Florida 23% 12% 65% 1,344
Georgia 8% 5% 88% 735
Hawaii 20% 13% 67% 180
Idaho 8% 5% 87% 221
Illinois 12% 12% 76% 916
Indiana 4% 5% 91% 495
Iowa 6% 3% 91% 239
Kansas 7% 6% 88% 230
Kentucky 3% < 1% 97% 350
Louisiana 2% 3% 95% 361
Maine 3% 11% 86% 176
Maryland 11% 8% 81% 409
Massachusetts 19% 16% 64% 364
Michigan 6% 7% 87% 702
Minnesota 7% 5% 89% 410
Mississippi 2% 1% 98% 264
Missouri 4% 3% 93% 480
Montana 1% 4% 96% 200
Nebraska 10% 3% 86% 239
Nevada 26% 12% 62% 199
New Hampshire 10% 10% 80% 162
New Jersey 23% 16% 60% 595
New Mexico 14% 8% 79% 195
New York 25% 17% 58% 1,216
North Carolina 8% 3% 89% 765
North Dakota 2% 7% 91% 265
Ohio 4% 7% 89% 857
Oklahoma 6% 3% 91% 306
Oregon 8% 11% 81% 229
Pennsylvania 6% 7% 87% 962
Rhode Island 14% 14% 72% 206
South Carolina 5% 5% 90% 384
South Dakota 3% 5% 92% 230
Tennessee 5% 4% 91% 524
Texas 21% 11% 68% 1,894
Utah 9% 7% 85% 236
Vermont 2% 13% 85% 153
Virginia 12% 6% 81% 609
Washington 14% 10% 76% 414
West Virginia 2% 2% 96% 248
Wisconsin 6% 6% 88% 416
Wyoming 3% 8% 89% 233

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