Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by belief in heaven

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in heaven

Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 361. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 89% 5% 6% 361
Baltimore Metro Area 83% 14% 3% 145
Boston Metro Area 76% 11% 13% 193
Chicago Metro Area 85% 10% 5% 486
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 89% 5% 6% 478
Detroit Metro Area 87% 7% 6% 249
Houston Metro Area 85% 8% 7% 337
Los Angeles Metro Area 81% 11% 8% 562
Miami Metro Area 86% 9% 5% 288
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 83% 11% 6% 187
New York City Metro Area 85% 10% 5% 951
Philadelphia Metro Area 85% 10% 5% 413
Phoenix Metro Area 89% 5% 6% 246
Pittsburgh Metro Area 89% 8% 3% 171
Providence Metro Area 87% 8% 5% 198
Riverside, CA Metro Area 81% 12% 7% 248
San Diego Metro Area 81% 12% 7% 178
San Francisco Metro Area 82% 14% 4% 181
Seattle Metro Area 72% 15% 12% 158
St. Louis Metro Area 86% 9% 5% 184
Tampa Metro Area 82% 8% 10% 208
Washington, DC Metro Area 86% 9% 5% 492

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