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

% of women who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 255. 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% 8% 5% 255
Alaska 66% 26% 8% 158
Arizona 77% 16% 7% 301
Arkansas 88% 8% 5% 148
California 69% 23% 8% 1,829
Colorado 64% 26% 10% 221
Connecticut 73% 17% 10% 187
Delaware 83% 13% 4% 174
District of Columbia 71% 21% 8% 157
Florida 76% 17% 8% 969
Georgia 83% 12% 5% 499
Hawaii 72% 19% 10% 151
Idaho 75% 22% 3% 165
Illinois 78% 15% 7% 670
Indiana 83% 11% 6% 324
Iowa 79% 17% 4% 155
Kansas 82% 11% 7% 136
Kentucky 87% 9% 5% 229
Louisiana 87% 7% 6% 234
Maine 69% 25% 7% 167
Maryland 71% 24% 5% 319
Massachusetts 56% 32% 12% 356
Michigan 76% 15% 9% 505
Minnesota 77% 18% 6% 290
Mississippi 92% 5% 3% 156
Missouri 82% 12% 6% 318
Montana 80% 17% 4% 138
Nebraska 79% 16% 6% 158
Nevada 76% 17% 7% 131
New Hampshire 67% 23% 9% 161
New Jersey 74% 16% 10% 460
New Mexico 70% 24% 6% 159
New York 71% 23% 6% 1,088
North Carolina 80% 12% 8% 513
North Dakota 82% 11% 7% 147
Ohio 80% 14% 5% 599
Oklahoma 84% 14% 2% 197
Oregon 67% 26% 7% 212
Pennsylvania 76% 17% 7% 733
Rhode Island 74% 19% 7% 162
South Carolina 84% 9% 7% 269
South Dakota 82% 10% 8% 150
Tennessee 83% 12% 5% 324
Texas 81% 13% 6% 1,210
Utah 81% 16% 3% 143
Vermont 59% 38% 3% 144
Virginia 79% 15% 6% 417
Washington 61% 30% 9% 370
West Virginia 86% 8% 5% 159
Wisconsin 79% 13% 8% 289
Wyoming 78% 12% 11% 151

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