Belief in Heaven among Christians by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Christians by belief in heaven

% of Christians who …in heaven

Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 400. 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 88% 6% 6% 400
Baltimore Metro Area 79% 17% 4% 172
Boston Metro Area 71% 16% 13% 280
Chicago Metro Area 84% 11% 5% 621
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 86% 7% 7% 516
Detroit Metro Area 85% 8% 8% 268
Houston Metro Area 86% 7% 6% 366
Los Angeles Metro Area 82% 11% 7% 671
Miami Metro Area 84% 9% 6% 319
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 83% 11% 6% 248
New York City Metro Area 84% 10% 6% 1,065
Philadelphia Metro Area 81% 11% 8% 501
Phoenix Metro Area 86% 7% 7% 278
Pittsburgh Metro Area 84% 12% 4% 199
Providence Metro Area 79% 15% 5% 272
Riverside, CA Metro Area 88% 8% 4% 272
San Diego Metro Area 81% 14% 6% 219
San Francisco Metro Area 81% 14% 6% 212
Seattle Metro Area 77% 13% 10% 185
St. Louis Metro Area 83% 11% 6% 203
Tampa Metro Area 82% 10% 8% 216
Washington, DC Metro Area 85% 10% 6% 574

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