Belief in God among who do not believe in Heaven by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who do not believe in Heaven by belief in God

% of who do not 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
Boston Metro Area13%21%14%< 1%46%4%199
Chicago Metro Area23%21%12%< 1%39%6%223
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area20%27%7%2%38%6%110
Houston Metro Area33%18%12%< 1%34%2%106
Los Angeles Metro Area22%17%20%< 1%36%4%328
Miami Metro Area25%21%14%2%36%1%125
New York City Metro Area22%20%14%1%37%5%519
Philadelphia Metro Area20%16%9%< 1%47%7%177
San Francisco Metro Area15%19%13%1%49%4%237
Seattle Metro Area18%18%15%< 1%45%4%127
Washington, DC Metro Area19%16%12%< 1%43%10%286
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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