Age distribution among who do not believe in Heaven by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who do not believe in Heaven by age group

% of who do not believe in Heaven who are ages…

Metro area18-2930-4950-6465+Sample size
Boston Metro Area34%35%18%13%198
Chicago Metro Area30%31%23%17%218
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area30%40%19%12%108
Houston Metro Area38%26%25%11%104
Los Angeles Metro Area33%39%16%13%324
Miami Metro Area26%31%21%22%121
New York City Metro Area27%42%17%14%510
Philadelphia Metro Area30%38%21%11%176
San Francisco Metro Area24%40%19%16%228
Seattle Metro Area25%43%20%13%127
Washington, DC Metro Area22%42%23%14%281
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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