Importance of religion in one's life among who do not believe in Heaven by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who do not believe in Heaven by importance of religion

% of who do not believe in Heaven who say religion is…

Religious traditionVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Catholic27%38%23%12%< 1%709
Evangelical Protestant68%20%7%5%< 1%503
Jewish21%35%28%16%< 1%461
Mainline Protestant26%36%28%10%1%861
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")4%11%26%59%1%4,429
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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