Belief in Heaven among adults who say religion is very important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is very important by belief in heaven

% of adults who say religion is very important who …in heaven

Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 302. 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 92% 3% 5% 302
Baltimore Metro Area 82% 14% 4% 128
Boston Metro Area 78% 11% 11% 176
Chicago Metro Area 85% 9% 5% 416
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 88% 6% 6% 418
Detroit Metro Area 86% 7% 7% 198
Houston Metro Area 85% 7% 8% 303
Los Angeles Metro Area 85% 9% 6% 496
Miami Metro Area 87% 6% 7% 260
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 88% 8% 3% 147
New York City Metro Area 88% 8% 4% 822
Philadelphia Metro Area 86% 8% 6% 342
Phoenix Metro Area 91% 3% 6% 196
Pittsburgh Metro Area 88% 8% 4% 132
Providence Metro Area 89% 8% 3% 164
Riverside, CA Metro Area 91% 4% 5% 198
San Diego Metro Area 86% 11% 3% 160
San Francisco Metro Area 82% 12% 6% 144
Seattle Metro Area 72% 16% 11% 131
St. Louis Metro Area 87% 7% 6% 153
Tampa Metro Area 87% 5% 8% 161
Washington, DC Metro Area 89% 6% 5% 423

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