Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among who do not believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who do not believe in Heaven by attendance at prayer groups

% of who do not believe in Heaven who attend prayer group…

StateAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Alaska11%4%1%85%< 1%104
Arizona13%4%3%80%< 1%161
California8%4%5%83%< 1%1,158
Colorado4%3%6%87%< 1%162
Connecticut5%2%8%86%< 1%110
Florida10%2%4%84%< 1%499
Georgia10%4%6%80%< 1%157
Illinois6%1%5%88%< 1%287
Maine4%1%2%93%< 1%100
Massachusetts4%1%3%91%< 1%263
Michigan9%5%2%84%< 1%180
Minnesota11%2%1%86%< 1%114
Missouri13%8%2%77%< 1%114
New Hampshire8%3%1%87%< 1%102
New Jersey5%5%5%85%< 1%209
New York6%4%4%85%< 1%545
North Carolina11%3%3%82%1%179
Ohio10%3%5%82%< 1%194
Oregon6%3%3%88%< 1%145
Pennsylvania8%3%5%83%< 1%281
Texas12%6%5%77%< 1%430
Vermont4%2%3%91%< 1%129
Wisconsin3%4%2%90%< 1%124
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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