Belief in Heaven among adults ages 65 and older by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults ages 65 and older by belief in heaven

% of adults ages 65 and older who …in heaven

Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Boston Metro Area 59% 32% 9% 129
Chicago Metro Area 68% 27% 6% 221
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 78% 17% 5% 137
Houston Metro Area 79% 15% 6% 100
Los Angeles Metro Area 64% 24% 12% 271
Miami Metro Area 65% 24% 11% 126
New York City Metro Area 69% 22% 9% 496
Philadelphia Metro Area 74% 16% 9% 217
Phoenix Metro Area 73% 15% 12% 105
Providence Metro Area 69% 22% 9% 127
San Francisco Metro Area 50% 41% 9% 130
Washington, DC Metro Area 60% 32% 8% 138

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