Belief in Heaven among 50-64 year olds by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among 50-64 year olds by belief in heaven

% of 50-64 year olds who …in heaven

Metro areaBelieveDon't believeOther/don't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area77%14%9%136
Boston Metro Area53%25%21%134
Chicago Metro Area72%21%7%231
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area83%13%3%186
Detroit Metro Area72%20%8%131
Houston Metro Area71%18%12%136
Los Angeles Metro Area73%18%9%272
Miami Metro Area69%18%13%119
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area73%18%9%117
New York City Metro Area74%18%8%489
Philadelphia Metro Area69%22%10%205
Phoenix Metro Area79%13%8%117
Providence Metro Area67%30%3%113
San Diego Metro Area66%23%11%104
San Francisco Metro Area57%31%13%138
Tampa Metro Area76%16%9%102
Washington, DC Metro Area68%24%8%266
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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