Belief in God among 50-64 year olds by state (2014) Switch to: State among 50-64 year olds by belief in God

% of 50-64 year olds who say they…

State Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 174. 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 87% 8% < 1% 1% 4% < 1% 174
Arizona 69% 20% 4% < 1% 5% 1% 192
California 59% 23% 5% 1% 8% 3% 1,020
Colorado 62% 22% 7% 1% 5% 3% 138
Connecticut 59% 22% 4% 3% 10% 3% 106
Florida 69% 17% 5% < 1% 7% 2% 562
Georgia 77% 15% 2% 1% 4% 2% 274
Hawaii 70% 21% 2% 1% 4% 2% 111
Idaho 72% 14% 4% < 1% 4% 6% 101
Illinois 69% 19% 4% 1% 4% 2% 370
Indiana 80% 15% 2% 1% 2% 1% 205
Iowa 65% 19% 4% 2% 10% 1% 114
Kentucky 77% 11% 3% < 1% 9% < 1% 124
Louisiana 79% 13% 2% 1% 3% 1% 130
Maine 55% 23% 4% < 1% 13% 5% 103
Maryland 72% 15% 3% < 1% 8% 2% 195
Massachusetts 47% 31% 8% 3% 9% 2% 191
Michigan 71% 19% 4% < 1% 6% < 1% 310
Minnesota 67% 25% 3% < 1% 2% 2% 177
Missouri 80% 14% 2% < 1% 3% 1% 194
New Jersey 65% 22% 5% < 1% 6% 2% 255
New Mexico 65% 22% 4% < 1% 7% 1% 107
New York 58% 25% 4% 1% 9% 3% 556
North Carolina 78% 13% 4% < 1% 4% 1% 320
Ohio 77% 13% 4% 1% 3% 1% 361
Oklahoma 79% 15% 3% < 1% 3% 1% 127
Oregon 58% 24% 6% < 1% 10% 2% 125
Pennsylvania 70% 19% 4% < 1% 4% 2% 408
South Carolina 76% 15% 2% 1% 7% < 1% 134
Tennessee 86% 10% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 211
Texas 74% 17% 4% 1% 4% 1% 717
Virginia 81% 9% 3% < 1% 5% 2% 258
Washington 59% 22% 7% 1% 10% 1% 200
Wisconsin 56% 29% 4% 3% 6% 2% 182
Wyoming 76% 18% 3% < 1% 3% < 1% 106

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