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

% of men who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 256. 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 81% 13% 6% 256
Alaska 54% 36% 10% 152
Arizona 67% 26% 6% 352
Arkansas 80% 12% 8% 163
California 60% 32% 7% 1,868
Colorado 55% 32% 12% 283
Connecticut 66% 30% 4% 190
Delaware 68% 25% 8% 127
District of Columbia 62% 33% 4% 146
Florida 65% 28% 7% 1,051
Georgia 73% 21% 7% 469
Hawaii 62% 28% 11% 161
Idaho 64% 27% 9% 155
Illinois 64% 27% 9% 656
Indiana 72% 19% 9% 330
Iowa 70% 23% 7% 175
Kansas 69% 20% 11% 171
Kentucky 77% 17% 6% 210
Louisiana 73% 19% 8% 231
Maine 50% 42% 9% 136
Maryland 66% 26% 8% 325
Massachusetts 52% 37% 11% 348
Michigan 70% 21% 8% 477
Minnesota 66% 25% 9% 273
Mississippi 83% 13% 4% 153
Missouri 75% 21% 4% 324
Montana 60% 31% 9% 174
Nebraska 75% 20% 5% 154
Nevada 57% 31% 11% 183
New Hampshire 43% 42% 15% 142
New Jersey 68% 26% 6% 426
New Mexico 64% 28% 8% 153
New York 61% 30% 8% 878
North Carolina 75% 19% 6% 509
North Dakota 75% 18% 7% 191
Ohio 74% 21% 6% 533
Oklahoma 73% 20% 6% 194
Oregon 55% 33% 11% 207
Pennsylvania 68% 26% 6% 633
Rhode Island 53% 36% 11% 143
South Carolina 75% 16% 10% 226
South Dakota 72% 19% 9% 155
Tennessee 78% 13% 9% 337
Texas 71% 20% 9% 1,325
Utah 74% 21% 6% 172
Vermont 54% 36% 10% 162
Virginia 72% 20% 8% 465
Washington 60% 33% 8% 344
West Virginia 79% 10% 11% 150
Wisconsin 64% 27% 9% 311
Wyoming 68% 21% 10% 165

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