Belief in God among who believe in Heaven by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who believe in Heaven by belief in God

% of who believe in Heaven who say they…

Metro areaBelieve in God; absolutely certainBelieve in God; fairly certainBelieve in God; not too/not at all certainBelieve in God; don't knowDo not believe in GodOther/don't know if they believe in GodSample size
Atlanta Metro Area84%13%1%< 1%1%1%385
Baltimore Metro Area78%18%3%< 1%1%< 1%160
Boston Metro Area67%24%5%2%1%1%244
Chicago Metro Area69%26%3%< 1%1%1%576
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area83%14%2%< 1%< 1%< 1%498
Detroit Metro Area79%19%1%< 1%1%< 1%266
Houston Metro Area75%21%4%1%1%< 1%366
Los Angeles Metro Area67%25%5%2%1%< 1%648
Miami Metro Area76%17%3%1%2%1%314
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area64%33%3%< 1%< 1%< 1%240
New York City Metro Area73%22%3%1%1%1%1,122
Philadelphia Metro Area73%21%4%< 1%1%< 1%479
Phoenix Metro Area74%20%2%< 1%3%1%277
Pittsburgh Metro Area78%13%6%< 1%1%2%190
Providence Metro Area70%22%4%< 1%2%1%237
Riverside, CA Metro Area74%21%4%1%< 1%< 1%268
San Diego Metro Area66%25%6%2%< 1%< 1%205
San Francisco Metro Area67%19%10%3%< 1%1%208
Seattle Metro Area70%22%5%1%1%1%173
St. Louis Metro Area79%16%5%< 1%< 1%< 1%199
Tampa Metro Area77%20%3%< 1%< 1%< 1%218
Washington, DC Metro Area75%20%3%< 1%< 1%1%561
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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