Belief in Heaven among adults who say religion is not too important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is not too important by belief in heaven

% of adults who say religion is not too important who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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California 37% 52% 11% 496
Florida 41% 47% 12% 229
Illinois 45% 43% 11% 160
Massachusetts 28% 59% 13% 121
Michigan 59% 35% 6% 107
New Jersey 36% 52% 12% 103
New York 40% 49% 11% 244
Pennsylvania 44% 47% 9% 146
Texas 42% 45% 13% 173
Washington 33% 56% 11% 117

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