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

% of parents who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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 88% 7% 5% 125
Arizona 79% 19% 1% 141
California 71% 22% 7% 868
Colorado 63% 25% 12% 150
Florida 74% 19% 6% 434
Georgia 81% 15% 4% 248
Illinois 73% 17% 10% 300
Indiana 77% 17% 6% 152
Kentucky 86% 7% 6% 106
Louisiana 86% 10% 4% 128
Maryland 62% 30% 8% 156
Massachusetts 58% 33% 9% 163
Michigan 77% 15% 8% 221
Minnesota 74% 20% 6% 140
Missouri 81% 15% 4% 168
New Jersey 76% 16% 9% 222
New York 71% 21% 8% 402
North Carolina 80% 12% 7% 228
Ohio 77% 18% 5% 272
Pennsylvania 74% 20% 6% 291
South Carolina 81% 8% 11% 117
Tennessee 80% 11% 9% 156
Texas 78% 16% 6% 754
Virginia 77% 14% 9% 228
Washington 64% 28% 8% 157
Wisconsin 78% 14% 8% 145

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