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

% of married adults who …in heaven

Metro areaBelieveDon't believeOther/don't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area76%17%7%252
Baltimore Metro Area62%28%10%120
Boston Metro Area51%39%10%235
Chicago Metro Area69%23%8%434
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area80%14%7%333
Detroit Metro Area78%16%6%174
Houston Metro Area77%15%8%266
Los Angeles Metro Area68%23%9%465
Miami Metro Area74%19%7%226
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area70%24%6%182
New York City Metro Area70%23%7%829
Philadelphia Metro Area63%28%9%350
Phoenix Metro Area73%20%7%198
Pittsburgh Metro Area73%18%9%130
Providence Metro Area70%26%5%174
Riverside, CA Metro Area73%21%6%177
San Diego Metro Area70%23%8%154
San Francisco Metro Area44%49%7%226
Seattle Metro Area50%37%13%158
St. Louis Metro Area72%20%8%126
Tampa Metro Area67%18%15%132
Washington, DC Metro Area64%27%9%450
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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