Belief in Heaven among Non-Christians by state (2014) Switch to: State among Non-Christians by belief in heaven

% of Non-Christians who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alaska 27% 61% 12% 123
Arizona 43% 48% 9% 205
California 34% 57% 10% 1,408
Colorado 27% 59% 14% 181
Connecticut 32% 58% 10% 126
District of Columbia 30% 59% 12% 115
Florida 40% 49% 12% 605
Georgia 40% 53% 7% 187
Hawaii 40% 44% 16% 127
Illinois 38% 51% 11% 349
Indiana 49% 39% 12% 162
Maine 30% 59% 11% 112
Maryland 33% 56% 11% 211
Massachusetts 24% 63% 13% 292
Michigan 45% 44% 11% 265
Minnesota 35% 56% 9% 130
Missouri 51% 43% 6% 156
Montana 41% 50% 8% 110
Nevada 30% 54% 16% 107
New Hampshire 28% 56% 16% 115
New Jersey 46% 45% 8% 275
New York 39% 53% 8% 744
North Carolina 45% 46% 10% 226
Ohio 48% 44% 8% 269
Oregon 27% 63% 10% 175
Pennsylvania 43% 51% 6% 329
South Carolina 54% 33% 13% 101
Tennessee 50% 42% 8% 109
Texas 44% 45% 11% 556
Vermont 26% 67% 7% 150
Virginia 46% 43% 11% 238
Washington 27% 63% 10% 270
Wisconsin 41% 51% 8% 161

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