Friday, December 27, 2013

Belief in God by Education

The 54 percent majority of Americans are "absolutely certain" there is a God. Absolute belief in God varies by generation, ranging from a low of 47 percent among Millennials to a high of 62 percent among people aged 68 or older. It varies by region from a low of 46 percent in the West to a high of 61 percent in the South. The biggest differences in belief are by educational attainment…

Percent who are "absolutely certain" there is a God
60% high school or less
55% some college
48% college graduate
37% post graduate

Source: Harris Interactive, Americans' Belief in God, Miracles, and Heaven Declines

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