Belief in Heaven among parents by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among parents by belief in heaven

% of parents who …in heaven

Metro areaBelieveDon't believeOther/don't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area80%16%5%140
Boston Metro Area52%34%13%106
Chicago Metro Area72%20%8%202
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area75%18%7%191
Houston Metro Area87%8%5%150
Los Angeles Metro Area72%20%7%253
Miami Metro Area75%21%4%131
New York City Metro Area74%18%8%418
Philadelphia Metro Area70%24%6%174
Riverside, CA Metro Area75%21%4%109
San Francisco Metro Area59%36%5%101
Washington, DC Metro Area69%23%8%257
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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