Belief in Heaven among college graduates by state (2014) Switch to: State among college graduates by belief in heaven

% of college graduates who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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 72% 17% 11% 109
Arizona 64% 24% 11% 157
California 53% 39% 8% 1,000
Colorado 54% 39% 7% 146
Connecticut 55% 31% 14% 104
Florida 60% 30% 9% 479
Georgia 74% 18% 8% 224
Illinois 66% 26% 8% 351
Indiana 71% 21% 8% 134
Louisiana 71% 19% 10% 115
Maryland 64% 31% 5% 173
Massachusetts 47% 42% 11% 215
Michigan 61% 29% 9% 227
Minnesota 72% 22% 6% 182
Missouri 67% 25% 7% 160
New Jersey 66% 28% 5% 227
New York 53% 39% 8% 499
North Carolina 68% 23% 9% 250
Ohio 70% 21% 8% 264
Oregon 42% 47% 12% 119
Pennsylvania 63% 30% 7% 319
South Carolina 71% 20% 8% 111
Tennessee 73% 19% 8% 146
Texas 69% 23% 9% 609
Virginia 67% 26% 7% 291
Washington 50% 40% 10% 207
Wisconsin 68% 22% 10% 141

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