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

% of blacks who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 105. 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 92% 7% 1% 105
California 80% 16% 4% 206
District of Columbia 86% 11% 3% 119
Florida 88% 8% 3% 227
Georgia 86% 11% 3% 251
Illinois 80% 15% 5% 156
Louisiana 94% 2% 4% 119
Maryland 84% 14% 2% 156
Michigan 79% 13% 8% 123
Mississippi 93% 3% 4% 103
New York 78% 14% 8% 240
North Carolina 91% 5% 4% 183
Ohio 87% 8% 5% 102
Pennsylvania 79% 14% 7% 112
South Carolina 88% 7% 5% 112
Texas 89% 6% 5% 263
Virginia 88% 10% 2% 119

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