Belief in Heaven among the Unaffiliated by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among the Unaffiliated by belief in heaven

% of the Unaffiliated who …in heaven

Belief in GodBelieveDon't believeOther/don't knowSample size
Believe in God; absolutely certain70%20%9%1,805
Believe in God; fairly certain54%35%11%1,614
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain35%53%12%850
Do not believe in God4%93%3%2,736
Other/don't know if they believe in God14%50%36%502
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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