Region among independents and those who don't lean to either party by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among independents and those who don't lean to either party by region

% of independents and those who don't lean to either party who are in…

Belief in God Northeast South Midwest West Sample Size
Sample size = 3,530. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 16% 40% 21% 23% 3,530
Believe in God; fairly certain 19% 29% 23% 29% 1,114
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 22% 30% 18% 31% 276
Do not believe in God 21% 31% 21% 27% 473
Other/don't know if they believe in God 15% 29% 26% 29% 193

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