Belief in Heaven among adults with an education level of high school or less by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with an education level of high school or less by belief in heaven

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 169. 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 87% 10% 3% 169
Arizona 81% 14% 5% 179
Arkansas 86% 9% 4% 136
California 73% 19% 7% 1,015
Colorado 64% 17% 18% 115
Florida 74% 19% 7% 619
Georgia 83% 13% 4% 321
Illinois 78% 16% 6% 381
Indiana 80% 14% 6% 262
Iowa 77% 17% 6% 107
Kentucky 86% 9% 5% 195
Louisiana 83% 9% 8% 179
Maine 67% 26% 7% 101
Maryland 75% 18% 7% 149
Massachusetts 64% 25% 11% 175
Michigan 79% 13% 8% 291
Minnesota 77% 17% 5% 135
Mississippi 91% 7% 2% 109
Missouri 84% 12% 4% 211
New Jersey 80% 11% 8% 244
New Mexico 74% 21% 5% 104
New York 76% 17% 7% 553
North Carolina 82% 10% 8% 294
Ohio 84% 11% 4% 388
Oklahoma 81% 13% 6% 156
Oregon 70% 21% 9% 101
Pennsylvania 77% 16% 7% 479
South Carolina 87% 8% 5% 180
Tennessee 88% 8% 4% 221
Texas 82% 12% 6% 849
Virginia 81% 13% 6% 201
Washington 66% 27% 7% 174
West Virginia 88% 7% 6% 135
Wisconsin 72% 18% 9% 196

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