Educational distribution among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven by educational group

% of Mainline Protestants who believe in Heaven who have completed…

Religious denominationHigh school or lessSome collegeCollegePost-graduate degreeSample size
American Baptist Churches USA62%27%7%4%420
Episcopal Church19%33%26%22%323
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)32%34%21%13%534
Interdenominational (Mainline Trad.)17%42%24%17%105
Presbyterian Church (USA)30%27%22%22%329
United Church of Christ40%24%18%18%156
United Methodist Church33%32%22%13%1,364
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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