Belief in Heaven among third generation immigrants or higher by state (2014) Switch to: State among third generation immigrants or higher by belief in heaven

% of third generation immigrants or higher who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 460. 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 85% 10% 5% 460
Alaska 59% 32% 9% 251
Arizona 71% 21% 8% 503
Arkansas 85% 9% 6% 282
California 62% 29% 9% 2,235
Colorado 63% 28% 9% 403
Connecticut 69% 26% 5% 252
Delaware 76% 19% 6% 251
District of Columbia 68% 26% 7% 212
Florida 70% 22% 8% 1,363
Georgia 79% 15% 6% 823
Hawaii 67% 23% 10% 226
Idaho 68% 26% 6% 282
Illinois 72% 20% 8% 1,044
Indiana 78% 14% 8% 584
Iowa 74% 20% 6% 304
Kansas 77% 15% 7% 273
Kentucky 83% 12% 5% 414
Louisiana 82% 11% 6% 417
Maine 60% 32% 8% 251
Maryland 72% 22% 6% 490
Massachusetts 52% 35% 13% 474
Michigan 74% 17% 9% 826
Minnesota 72% 20% 8% 504
Mississippi 87% 9% 4% 299
Missouri 80% 15% 5% 571
Montana 71% 23% 6% 284
Nebraska 78% 17% 5% 264
Nevada 61% 29% 10% 226
New Hampshire 54% 32% 15% 249
New Jersey 71% 21% 8% 563
New Mexico 69% 24% 7% 246
New York 66% 27% 7% 1,209
North Carolina 79% 14% 7% 886
North Dakota 80% 14% 6% 301
Ohio 78% 16% 5% 971
Oklahoma 80% 16% 5% 357
Oregon 61% 30% 10% 345
Pennsylvania 72% 20% 7% 1,160
Rhode Island 67% 25% 8% 229
South Carolina 79% 12% 9% 446
South Dakota 77% 15% 9% 274
Tennessee 82% 11% 7% 584
Texas 78% 15% 8% 1,791
Utah 77% 19% 4% 271
Vermont 59% 35% 7% 246
Virginia 76% 17% 7% 709
Washington 60% 31% 9% 547
West Virginia 84% 9% 7% 289
Wisconsin 72% 20% 8% 516
Wyoming 72% 18% 10% 287

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