Belief in God among baby Boomers by state (2014) Switch to: State among baby Boomers by belief in God

% of baby Boomers 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 = 206. 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 88% 7% < 1% 1% 3% < 1% 206
Alaska 59% 21% 8% 1% 11% 1% 115
Arizona 69% 20% 5% 1% 5% 1% 240
Arkansas 81% 13% 1% < 1% 3% 1% 120
California 59% 23% 6% 1% 8% 3% 1,305
Colorado 63% 21% 7% 1% 5% 3% 171
Connecticut 57% 24% 4% 2% 10% 3% 133
Delaware 76% 13% 5% 1% 3% 1% 116
Florida 69% 18% 4% < 1% 7% 2% 757
Georgia 78% 14% 2% 1% 3% 2% 342
Hawaii 66% 21% 4% 1% 4% 3% 141
Idaho 71% 13% 4% < 1% 6% 6% 126
Illinois 69% 19% 4% 1% 5% 3% 470
Indiana 80% 15% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 250
Iowa 66% 19% 4% 1% 9% 2% 138
Kansas 71% 21% 2% 1% 3% 3% 120
Kentucky 78% 12% 2% < 1% 7% < 1% 167
Louisiana 80% 12% 2% 1% 4% 1% 165
Maine 53% 23% 5% < 1% 13% 5% 131
Maryland 69% 16% 3% < 1% 9% 3% 242
Massachusetts 46% 30% 9% 2% 11% 2% 241
Michigan 70% 18% 4% < 1% 7% 1% 392
Minnesota 69% 24% 3% < 1% 3% 2% 213
Mississippi 87% 10% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 106
Missouri 79% 14% 3% < 1% 3% 1% 244
Montana 74% 16% 6% < 1% 4% < 1% 109
Nebraska 73% 18% 4% 1% 3% 2% 105
Nevada 61% 20% 8% < 1% 8% 3% 119
New Hampshire 54% 22% 4% 2% 12% 6% 113
New Jersey 64% 23% 5% < 1% 6% 2% 327
New Mexico 66% 21% 4% < 1% 7% 1% 141
New York 58% 25% 4% 1% 9% 2% 722
North Carolina 79% 13% 3% < 1% 4% 1% 409
North Dakota 74% 22% 1% < 1% 2% 2% 126
Ohio 78% 14% 3% 1% 3% 1% 457
Oklahoma 80% 14% 3% < 1% 3% 1% 152
Oregon 57% 21% 8% < 1% 10% 3% 159
Pennsylvania 69% 20% 4% < 1% 4% 2% 526
Rhode Island 66% 19% 2% < 1% 11% 2% 131
South Carolina 76% 14% 1% 1% 7% < 1% 186
South Dakota 74% 19% 2% < 1% 4% < 1% 109
Tennessee 86% 9% 3% < 1% < 1% 1% 278
Texas 75% 17% 3% 1% 4% 1% 843
Utah 67% 18% 5% < 1% 5% 4% 110
Vermont 42% 33% 5% 1% 11% 7% 114
Virginia 80% 10% 4% < 1% 5% 2% 319
Washington 59% 22% 6% 1% 11% 1% 265
West Virginia 83% 12% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 127
Wisconsin 58% 27% 4% 3% 7% 2% 230
Wyoming 74% 18% 4% < 1% 3% 1% 129

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