Generational cohort among who believe in Heaven by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who believe in Heaven by generational group

% of who believe in Heaven who are…

Religious tradition Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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Catholic 11% 11% 29% 34% 13% 1% 5,967
Evangelical Protestant 11% 13% 27% 34% 14% 1% 7,309
Historically Black Protestant 13% 14% 30% 32% 9% 1% 1,724
Jehovah's Witness 13% 8% 23% 33% 22% < 1% 123
Jewish 16% 15% 30% 27% 11% 2% 280
Mainline Protestant 11% 11% 25% 35% 16% 2% 4,583
Mormon 14% 18% 31% 27% 10% 1% 613
Muslim 31% 23% 29% 13% 4% < 1% 200
Orthodox Christian 19% 17% 35% 22% 6% < 1% 132
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 22% 22% 30% 23% 3% < 1% 2,388

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