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

% of whites who …in heaven

Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 286. 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 69% 22% 9% 286
Baltimore Metro Area 56% 35% 9% 168
Boston Metro Area 45% 40% 15% 395
Chicago Metro Area 69% 25% 7% 580
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 73% 19% 8% 397
Detroit Metro Area 69% 22% 8% 243
Houston Metro Area 70% 21% 9% 278
Los Angeles Metro Area 56% 36% 8% 523
Miami Metro Area 55% 31% 14% 207
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 67% 27% 7% 285
New York City Metro Area 63% 30% 7% 1,056
Philadelphia Metro Area 64% 29% 7% 502
Phoenix Metro Area 70% 21% 9% 298
Pittsburgh Metro Area 77% 17% 6% 217
Providence Metro Area 62% 31% 7% 300
Riverside, CA Metro Area 68% 24% 8% 179
San Diego Metro Area 60% 31% 8% 179
San Francisco Metro Area 37% 52% 11% 321
Seattle Metro Area 46% 43% 11% 243
St. Louis Metro Area 73% 22% 5% 213
Tampa Metro Area 62% 24% 14% 230
Washington, DC Metro Area 55% 36% 9% 500

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