Belief in Heaven among 50-64 year olds by state (2014) Switch to: State among 50-64 year olds by belief in heaven

% of 50-64 year olds who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 174. 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.
Alabama 83% 13% 4% 174
Arizona 75% 15% 9% 192
California 68% 23% 9% 1,020
Colorado 63% 30% 7% 138
Connecticut 72% 22% 6% 106
Florida 71% 21% 8% 562
Georgia 81% 14% 6% 274
Hawaii 60% 25% 15% 111
Idaho 74% 20% 7% 101
Illinois 74% 18% 8% 370
Indiana 87% 8% 5% 205
Iowa 65% 26% 9% 114
Kentucky 83% 11% 5% 124
Louisiana 78% 10% 12% 130
Maine 60% 31% 9% 103
Maryland 74% 21% 5% 195
Massachusetts 62% 26% 12% 191
Michigan 74% 17% 8% 310
Minnesota 73% 19% 7% 177
Missouri 87% 8% 6% 194
New Jersey 75% 16% 9% 255
New Mexico 69% 24% 7% 107
New York 71% 21% 8% 556
North Carolina 79% 13% 8% 320
Ohio 82% 13% 5% 361
Oklahoma 87% 9% 4% 127
Oregon 58% 31% 11% 125
Pennsylvania 76% 16% 8% 408
South Carolina 74% 19% 7% 134
Tennessee 84% 10% 6% 211
Texas 78% 16% 6% 717
Virginia 78% 15% 7% 258
Washington 57% 31% 13% 200
Wisconsin 78% 13% 9% 182
Wyoming 75% 13% 11% 106

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