Parent of children under 18 among who believe in Heaven by political party (2014) Switch to: Party affiliation among who believe in Heaven by parental status

% of who believe in Heaven who are…

Party affiliation Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 10,856. 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.
Republican/lean Rep. 30% 70% 10,856
No lean 35% 65% 3,774
Democrat/lean Dem. 29% 71% 9,614

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