Belief in God among third generation immigrants or higher by state (2014) Switch to: State among third generation immigrants or higher by belief in God

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 460. 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 83% 11% 2% 1% 2% 2% 460
Alaska 53% 25% 5% 1% 14% 3% 251
Arizona 66% 17% 4% < 1% 10% 3% 503
Arkansas 78% 15% 2% < 1% 4% 2% 282
California 56% 19% 7% 1% 14% 3% 2,235
Colorado 61% 21% 6% 1% 8% 3% 403
Connecticut 55% 22% 6% 2% 12% 3% 252
Delaware 65% 19% 6% 1% 7% 2% 251
District of Columbia 58% 19% 6% 1% 13% 4% 212
Florida 65% 18% 4% 1% 10% 2% 1,363
Georgia 77% 12% 4% < 1% 5% 2% 823
Hawaii 63% 16% 5% 2% 11% 3% 226
Idaho 60% 20% 5% 1% 11% 3% 282
Illinois 64% 20% 5% < 1% 8% 2% 1,044
Indiana 64% 20% 4% 1% 9% 2% 584
Iowa 65% 17% 5% 2% 10% 2% 304
Kansas 69% 21% 3% 1% 6% 1% 273
Kentucky 76% 11% 2% < 1% 8% 2% 414
Louisiana 78% 13% 1% 1% 5% 1% 417
Maine 47% 30% 5% 1% 14% 2% 251
Maryland 66% 17% 5% < 1% 8% 3% 490
Massachusetts 36% 28% 12% 1% 17% 5% 474
Michigan 64% 22% 4% 1% 9% 1% 826
Minnesota 56% 26% 5% < 1% 9% 4% 504
Mississippi 83% 8% 3% < 1% 4% 1% 299
Missouri 72% 16% 5% < 1% 5% 1% 571
Montana 65% 19% 7% < 1% 8% 1% 284
Nebraska 69% 17% 2% < 1% 8% 3% 264
Nevada 58% 18% 6% 1% 14% 3% 226
New Hampshire 41% 28% 8% 1% 17% 5% 249
New Jersey 60% 23% 6% < 1% 9% 3% 563
New Mexico 63% 18% 4% < 1% 12% 2% 246
New York 53% 22% 6% 1% 13% 4% 1,209
North Carolina 75% 14% 2% 1% 6% 2% 886
North Dakota 65% 22% 3% < 1% 8% 2% 301
Ohio 69% 18% 4% 1% 6% 2% 971
Oklahoma 70% 19% 3% < 1% 7% 1% 357
Oregon 56% 20% 7% < 1% 13% 4% 345
Pennsylvania 62% 21% 5% 1% 9% 2% 1,160
Rhode Island 60% 19% 3% < 1% 13% 5% 229
South Carolina 74% 16% 2% 1% 5% 2% 446
South Dakota 70% 19% 2% < 1% 8% < 1% 274
Tennessee 79% 12% 4% 1% 3% 1% 584
Texas 73% 14% 4% 1% 7% 2% 1,791
Utah 63% 17% 9% 2% 7% 3% 271
Vermont 42% 25% 6% < 1% 21% 6% 246
Virginia 71% 15% 4% < 1% 8% 2% 709
Washington 55% 22% 7% < 1% 14% 2% 547
West Virginia 77% 13% 2% < 1% 5% 2% 289
Wisconsin 58% 22% 6% 1% 11% 2% 516
Wyoming 68% 16% 5% 1% 7% 3% 287

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