Belief in Heaven among adults with some college education by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with some college education by belief in heaven

% of adults with some college education who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 157. 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% 7% 6% 157
Alaska 52% 35% 13% 102
Arizona 68% 24% 8% 207
California 67% 25% 8% 994
Colorado 64% 27% 9% 148
Florida 75% 18% 6% 572
Georgia 74% 19% 7% 248
Hawaii 73% 19% 8% 113
Idaho 71% 22% 7% 113
Illinois 71% 19% 9% 363
Indiana 80% 11% 9% 171
Iowa 76% 20% 4% 104
Kentucky 81% 15% 4% 110
Louisiana 83% 13% 3% 122
Maryland 69% 25% 6% 151
Massachusetts 55% 33% 13% 147
Michigan 74% 17% 9% 313
Minnesota 68% 23% 9% 155
Mississippi 88% 8% 5% 112
Missouri 82% 12% 5% 186
Nebraska 79% 16% 5% 100
Nevada 56% 34% 10% 105
New Jersey 71% 20% 9% 206
New York 69% 25% 6% 509
North Carolina 82% 13% 6% 293
North Dakota 78% 14% 8% 111
Ohio 74% 20% 5% 301
Oklahoma 81% 17% 2% 106
Oregon 68% 24% 8% 127
Pennsylvania 75% 20% 5% 326
South Carolina 76% 13% 11% 134
Tennessee 76% 15% 9% 171
Texas 76% 17% 8% 707
Utah 78% 16% 6% 101
Virginia 85% 8% 6% 170
Washington 66% 26% 9% 228
Wisconsin 80% 15% 5% 183
Wyoming 71% 16% 13% 122

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