Religious Diversity among Atheists

Religious Diversity among Atheists December 28, 2011

The Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life conducts the US Religious Landscape Survey.  The second report in this survey tells us that:

Among atheists, 21% believe in God; 12% believe that God is an impersonal force; and 6% believe that God is personal.

Among atheists, 12% believe in heaven while 10% believe in hell.

Among atheists, 10% pray at least weekly while 18% meditate at least weekly.

The atheist community appears to have considerable religious diversity.

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