Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by race/ethnicity

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State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 415. 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 68% 26% < 1% 3% 3% 415
Alaska 63% 6% 4% 8% 18% 163
Arizona 63% 5% 2% 25% 5% 398
Arkansas 78% 14% 1% 4% 3% 233
California 40% 9% 10% 37% 4% 1,927
Colorado 73% 6% 1% 16% 4% 269
Connecticut 68% 10% 2% 16% 5% 188
Delaware 63% 25% 2% 8% 1% 180
District of Columbia 24% 67% 1% 6% 2% 153
Florida 56% 18% 1% 21% 4% 1,270
Georgia 55% 34% < 1% 7% 4% 702
Hawaii 28% 5% 37% 8% 21% 179
Idaho 87% 2% 1% 10% 1% 206
Illinois 65% 18% 2% 12% 3% 799
Indiana 84% 7% < 1% 5% 4% 418
Iowa 93% 4% 1% 1% 1% 219
Kansas 83% 6% 1% 9% 2% 203
Kentucky 88% 9% < 1% 1% 2% 326
Louisiana 57% 37% < 1% 3% 3% 338
Maine 93% 3% < 1% 2% 2% 153
Maryland 47% 37% 1% 9% 6% 382
Massachusetts 71% 11% 2% 12% 4% 271
Michigan 74% 17% 1% 4% 4% 614
Minnesota 83% 7% 2% 4% 4% 330
Mississippi 60% 37% < 1% 1% 2% 251
Missouri 82% 12% < 1% 3% 3% 439
Montana 89% < 1% 1% 3% 7% 190
Nebraska 87% 5% 1% 5% 2% 212
Nevada 50% 10% 4% 23% 12% 176
New Hampshire 88% 2% < 1% 6% 4% 129
New Jersey 56% 17% 4% 19% 4% 487
New Mexico 44% 2% 2% 44% 8% 186
New York 54% 20% 6% 15% 5% 1,042
North Carolina 65% 25% 1% 6% 4% 725
North Dakota 86% 1% 1% 3% 10% 226
Ohio 81% 13% 1% 2% 2% 755
Oklahoma 70% 9% < 1% 7% 15% 286
Oregon 79% 1% 1% 11% 8% 211
Pennsylvania 80% 12% 1% 4% 2% 854
Rhode Island 80% 3% < 1% 9% 8% 178
South Carolina 67% 27% < 1% 3% 3% 373
South Dakota 91% < 1% 1% 2% 6% 212
Tennessee 78% 17% 1% 3% 2% 516
Texas 49% 15% 2% 31% 4% 1,746
Utah 85% 1% < 1% 9% 4% 197
Vermont 94% 1% < 1% 2% 3% 120
Virginia 64% 22% 3% 6% 4% 543
Washington 75% 3% 5% 9% 7% 376
West Virginia 93% 4% < 1% < 1% 3% 230
Wisconsin 85% 7% < 1% 5% 3% 344
Wyoming 85% 1% < 1% 9% 5% 219

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