Belief in Heaven among college graduates by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among college graduates by belief in heaven

% of college graduates who …in heaven

Metro areaBelieveDon't believeOther/don't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area73%17%10%138
Boston Metro Area42%49%9%156
Chicago Metro Area64%28%8%260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area77%13%10%190
Houston Metro Area64%24%12%140
Los Angeles Metro Area55%37%8%306
Miami Metro Area57%34%9%126
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area71%23%5%132
New York City Metro Area53%40%7%498
Philadelphia Metro Area54%40%6%171
Phoenix Metro Area61%25%13%103
Providence Metro Area63%26%11%110
San Francisco Metro Area34%58%8%164
Seattle Metro Area41%46%13%102
Washington, DC Metro Area64%29%6%300
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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