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

% of the Unaffiliated 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
Arizona30%24%8%< 1%33%5%164
Georgia33%18%13%< 1%30%5%151
Illinois29%22%10%< 1%33%6%256
Maryland26%21%6%< 1%40%7%143
Michigan26%27%10%< 1%31%6%207
Minnesota21%24%8%< 1%38%10%101
New Jersey35%25%9%< 1%27%4%148
New York24%19%12%1%36%8%470
North Carolina32%21%7%< 1%35%5%181
Oregon17%23%12%< 1%41%7%142
Pennsylvania24%21%9%< 1%39%7%243
Vermont8%23%6%< 1%52%10%120
Washington19%25%14%< 1%37%6%226
Wisconsin22%24%16%< 1%36%2%136
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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