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

% of baby Boomers who …in heaven

Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 165. 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 78% 14% 8% 165
Boston Metro Area 55% 26% 19% 172
Chicago Metro Area 69% 24% 7% 291
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 84% 13% 3% 221
Detroit Metro Area 67% 21% 12% 159
Houston Metro Area 72% 17% 11% 163
Los Angeles Metro Area 72% 19% 8% 346
Miami Metro Area 67% 21% 12% 162
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 74% 19% 7% 135
New York City Metro Area 74% 18% 8% 618
Philadelphia Metro Area 70% 20% 10% 261
Phoenix Metro Area 77% 13% 9% 149
Pittsburgh Metro Area 83% 11% 6% 109
Providence Metro Area 65% 31% 4% 155
Riverside, CA Metro Area 74% 16% 10% 116
San Diego Metro Area 66% 24% 10% 131
San Francisco Metro Area 56% 31% 13% 181
Seattle Metro Area 49% 34% 18% 122
St. Louis Metro Area 83% 9% 8% 105
Tampa Metro Area 72% 20% 8% 126
Washington, DC Metro Area 68% 24% 8% 310

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