Racial and ethnic composition among who do not believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who do not believe in Heaven by race/ethnicity

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State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Alaska 75% 2% 4% 4% 13% 103
Arizona 67% 4% 5% 17% 6% 155
California 54% 3% 18% 22% 3% 1,139
Colorado 80% 3% 1% 9% 7% 160
Connecticut 83% 7% 3% 4% 3% 108
Florida 69% 5% 1% 22% 3% 493
Georgia 66% 19% 2% 8% 6% 155
Illinois 66% 10% 6% 14% 4% 282
Indiana 88% 3% < 1% 8% 1% 104
Maine 98% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 100
Maryland 71% 16% 5% 8% 1% 176
Massachusetts 84% 1% 5% 4% 6% 254
Michigan 84% 9% 1% 6% 1% 180
Minnesota 87% 1% 3% 6% 3% 113
Missouri 86% 5% 1% 6% 2% 111
New Hampshire 90% 2% 2% 4% 3% 100
New Jersey 67% 4% 14% 9% 5% 203
New York 66% 8% 7% 16% 4% 537
North Carolina 81% 6% 3% 7% 3% 177
Ohio 87% 5% 2% 4% 2% 190
Oregon 88% < 1% 4% 3% 5% 140
Pennsylvania 82% 6% 2% 6% 3% 273
Texas 55% 4% 3% 35% 3% 426
Vermont 96% < 1% 2% 2% 1% 128
Virginia 75% 10% 5% 8% 2% 193
Washington 76% 1% 9% 9% 5% 233
Wisconsin 88% 1% 5% 5% 2% 122

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