Belief in Heaven among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by belief in heaven

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alaska 36% 56% 8% 141
Arizona 42% 48% 10% 223
California 35% 56% 9% 1,621
Colorado 33% 57% 10% 221
Connecticut 45% 47% 8% 180
Delaware 51% 41% 8% 115
District of Columbia 33% 59% 8% 142
Florida 41% 49% 10% 731
Georgia 40% 53% 7% 232
Hawaii 38% 45% 17% 141
Idaho 33% 59% 8% 104
Illinois 42% 49% 9% 472
Indiana 49% 43% 8% 171
Kentucky 48% 43% 9% 112
Louisiana 44% 42% 13% 104
Maine 35% 57% 7% 142
Maryland 37% 58% 6% 255
Massachusetts 31% 56% 13% 391
Michigan 46% 43% 11% 321
Minnesota 50% 44% 7% 211
Missouri 54% 40% 6% 196
Montana 39% 56% 5% 118
Nevada 37% 48% 15% 137
New Hampshire 36% 50% 14% 146
New Jersey 44% 47% 9% 341
New Mexico 32% 61% 7% 121
New York 41% 51% 7% 847
North Carolina 45% 45% 9% 289
North Dakota 53% 38% 9% 100
Ohio 46% 47% 8% 314
Oklahoma 47% 46% 6% 100
Oregon 26% 64% 10% 180
Pennsylvania 46% 47% 7% 471
Rhode Island 42% 48% 10% 133
Tennessee 47% 47% 6% 129
Texas 44% 45% 11% 663
Vermont 31% 62% 7% 176
Virginia 44% 46% 10% 298
Washington 27% 62% 11% 314
Wisconsin 42% 49% 8% 206

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