Belief in God among conservatives by state (2014) Switch to: State among conservatives by belief in God

% of conservatives who say they…

StateBelieve 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
Alaska73%18%1%< 1%5%3%115
Arizona76%15%4%< 1%3%1%264
Arkansas92%6%< 1%< 1%1%1%130
Colorado80%15%1%< 1%4%< 1%170
Idaho76%11%4%< 1%7%1%138
Iowa76%16%< 1%2%5%< 1%142
Kansas84%12%2%< 1%1%1%132
Kentucky85%7%1%< 1%4%3%189
Louisiana82%13%2%1%3%< 1%234
Massachusetts56%29%6%< 1%6%3%160
Michigan82%13%2%< 1%2%< 1%342
Minnesota76%19%3%< 1%< 1%2%192
Mississippi94%5%< 1%< 1%1%< 1%150
Missouri83%11%3%< 1%3%< 1%251
Montana82%15%1%< 1%2%< 1%138
Nebraska80%13%3%< 1%4%1%132
Nevada68%20%5%< 1%5%2%116
New Hampshire63%20%8%1%5%2%102
New Jersey75%15%4%< 1%3%2%271
New Mexico81%10%3%< 1%2%3%106
New York70%19%3%1%5%1%606
North Carolina85%11%2%< 1%2%< 1%411
North Dakota75%20%2%< 1%2%< 1%161
Ohio82%12%2%< 1%4%1%456
Oklahoma83%13%1%< 1%2%< 1%162
Oregon69%21%4%< 1%3%2%125
South Carolina88%9%1%1%< 1%< 1%218
South Dakota76%22%< 1%< 1%2%< 1%139
Tennessee91%6%2%< 1%< 1%1%322
Utah79%13%3%2%2%< 1%150
Virginia80%12%3%< 1%3%2%344
West Virginia83%12%2%< 1%2%2%139
Wisconsin71%20%3%< 1%5%1%247
Wyoming81%8%7%1%3%< 1%143
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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