Educational distribution among who do not believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who do not believe in Heaven by educational group

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State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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Alaska 17% 43% 20% 20% 104
Arizona 26% 42% 17% 15% 159
California 28% 30% 24% 18% 1,148
Colorado 19% 31% 28% 22% 162
Connecticut 25% 24% 26% 26% 110
Florida 36% 26% 20% 17% 496
Georgia 34% 37% 16% 13% 155
Illinois 31% 29% 23% 18% 285
Indiana 42% 23% 19% 16% 107
Maryland 27% 29% 23% 21% 175
Massachusetts 26% 26% 26% 23% 262
Michigan 27% 33% 24% 15% 180
Minnesota 27% 38% 22% 13% 114
Missouri 31% 25% 26% 18% 113
New Hampshire 32% 25% 26% 17% 101
New Jersey 21% 25% 25% 29% 209
New York 26% 27% 28% 19% 544
North Carolina 27% 28% 23% 22% 179
Ohio 29% 37% 19% 15% 192
Oregon 25% 29% 29% 17% 145
Pennsylvania 35% 25% 23% 16% 280
Texas 31% 32% 23% 14% 427
Vermont 21% 35% 26% 18% 128
Virginia 27% 14% 29% 30% 197
Washington 29% 30% 26% 16% 235
Wisconsin 37% 25% 19% 18% 124

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