Racial and ethnic composition among who believe in Heaven by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who believe in Heaven by race/ethnicity

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Metro area White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 379. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 48% 35% 1% 10% 6% 379
Baltimore Metro Area 56% 32% 1% 5% 6% 158
Boston Metro Area 69% 12% 2% 14% 3% 236
Chicago Metro Area 58% 18% 3% 19% 2% 568
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 53% 17% 2% 23% 4% 491
Detroit Metro Area 66% 24% 1% 3% 6% 262
Houston Metro Area 40% 20% 3% 33% 5% 361
Los Angeles Metro Area 30% 8% 14% 46% 2% 639
Miami Metro Area 28% 23% 1% 44% 4% 312
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 80% 9% 3% 4% 5% 234
New York City Metro Area 47% 19% 9% 23% 1% 1,101
Philadelphia Metro Area 63% 23% 3% 7% 4% 473
Phoenix Metro Area 62% 5% 3% 28% 4% 272
Pittsburgh Metro Area 87% 10% 1% 1% 2% 188
Providence Metro Area 81% 6% < 1% 8% 5% 236
Riverside, CA Metro Area 39% 8% 5% 45% 3% 266
San Diego Metro Area 46% 7% 9% 34% 4% 201
San Francisco Metro Area 34% 12% 23% 27% 4% 206
Seattle Metro Area 68% 8% 9% 9% 6% 168
St. Louis Metro Area 75% 21% 2% 1% 1% 199
Tampa Metro Area 68% 14% 1% 15% 3% 215
Washington, DC Metro Area 42% 31% 7% 15% 5% 554

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