Belief in Heaven among independents and those who don't lean to either party by state (2014) Switch to: State among independents and those who don't lean to either party by belief in heaven

% of independents and those who don't lean to either party who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 73% 17% 9% 119
California 64% 26% 10% 638
Florida 67% 22% 10% 336
Georgia 74% 17% 10% 156
Illinois 65% 20% 15% 234
Indiana 75% 19% 6% 114
Massachusetts 56% 29% 15% 103
Michigan 73% 17% 10% 176
Missouri 76% 19% 6% 105
New Jersey 68% 18% 14% 145
New York 66% 25% 10% 337
North Carolina 65% 26% 10% 152
Ohio 70% 21% 9% 175
Pennsylvania 65% 25% 9% 179
Texas 72% 18% 10% 476
Virginia 76% 14% 11% 136
Washington 66% 21% 13% 140

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