Belief in Heaven among parents by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among parents by belief in heaven

% of parents who …in heaven

Belief in GodBelieveDon't believeOther/don't knowSample size
Believe in God; absolutely certain87%7%6%5,370
Believe in God; fairly certain73%19%7%1,723
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain41%46%13%397
Do not believe in God5%92%2%679
Other/don't know if they believe in God19%49%32%158
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.

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