Belief in Hell among adults who attend services weekly or more

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,155. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
2014 75% 17% 7% 13,155
2007 74% 16% 10% 14,919

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Belief in Hell among adults who attend services weekly or more by religious group

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in hell

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Catholic 71% 21% 8% 3,092
Evangelical Protestant 86% 7% 7% 5,177
Historically Black Protestant 86% 9% 5% 1,070
Jehovah's Witness 5% 92% 3% 207
Jewish 42% 51% 7% 148
Mainline Protestant 68% 22% 10% 2,192
Mormon 61% 31% 8% 514
Muslim 86% 10% 3% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 58% 33% 9% 284

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are ages…

Belief in Hell 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 9,386. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 17% 32% 28% 23% 9,386
Don't believe 16% 30% 28% 26% 2,404
Other/don't know 10% 29% 28% 32% 1,053

Generational cohort among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Hell Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 9,386. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 12% 11% 27% 33% 16% 1% 9,386
Don't believe 10% 11% 25% 35% 17% 2% 2,404
Other/don't know 5% 9% 26% 34% 23% 4% 1,053

Gender composition among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Hell Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 44% 56% 9,590
Don't believe 39% 61% 2,467
Other/don't know 41% 59% 1,098

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who identify as…

Belief in Hell White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 9,462. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 62% 16% 2% 15% 3% 9,462
Don't believe 62% 11% 4% 19% 4% 2,422
Other/don't know 67% 11% 3% 15% 4% 1,074

Immigrant status among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Hell Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 9,471. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 15% 8% 77% 9,471
Don't believe 21% 11% 67% 2,435
Other/don't know 16% 8% 76% 1,082

Income distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who have a household income of…

Belief in Hell Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 8,185. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 35% 22% 28% 15% 8,185
Don't believe 34% 20% 27% 20% 2,108
Other/don't know 38% 15% 30% 17% 858

Educational distribution among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who have completed…

Belief in Hell High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,535. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 43% 32% 16% 9% 9,535
Don't believe 39% 26% 18% 17% 2,452
Other/don't know 38% 25% 21% 16% 1,087

Marital status among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Hell Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 9,552. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 57% 3% 11% 8% 20% 9,552
Don't believe 58% 4% 12% 8% 18% 2,453
Other/don't know 59% 4% 12% 12% 13% 1,089

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Hell Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 9,552. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 31% 69% 9,552
Don't believe 29% 71% 2,458
Other/don't know 30% 70% 1,087

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say they…

Belief in Hell Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 90% 8% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 9,590
Don't believe 72% 20% 3% 1% 3% 1% 2,467
Other/don't know 81% 14% 2% 2% < 1% 1% 1,098

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say religion is…

Belief in Hell Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 91% 7% < 1% < 1% < 1% 9,590
Don't believe 79% 16% 3% 1% 1% 2,467
Other/don't know 89% 9% 1% < 1% 1% 1,098

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who pray…

Belief in Hell At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 86% 11% 1% 2% 1% 9,590
Don't believe 75% 15% 3% 6% 1% 2,467
Other/don't know 83% 11% 1% 3% 2% 1,098

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who attend prayer group…

Belief in Hell At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 60% 14% 8% 18% 1% 9,590
Don't believe 50% 11% 9% 28% 1% 2,467
Other/don't know 53% 11% 8% 26% 2% 1,098

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who meditate…

Belief in Hell At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 57% 7% 3% 31% 2% 9,590
Don't believe 58% 8% 3% 29% 2% 2,467
Other/don't know 60% 5% 3% 26% 5% 1,098

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Belief in Hell At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 81% 10% 4% 4% 1% 9,590
Don't believe 74% 12% 6% 6% 2% 2,467
Other/don't know 78% 9% 5% 5% 3% 1,098

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Belief in Hell At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 49% 17% 10% 22% 2% 9,590
Don't believe 55% 14% 10% 18% 2% 2,467
Other/don't know 53% 12% 11% 21% 4% 1,098

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Belief in Hell Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 65% 4% 25% 3% 2% 9,590
Don't believe 44% 10% 35% 7% 3% 2,467
Other/don't know 57% 6% 26% 4% 7% 1,098

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say…

Belief in Hell There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 48% 49% 1% 1% 9,590
Don't believe 35% 62% 2% 2% 2,467
Other/don't know 43% 53% 2% 2% 1,098

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who read scripture…

Belief in Hell At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 72% 10% 5% 12% 1% 9,590
Don't believe 59% 11% 6% 23% 1% 2,467
Other/don't know 67% 10% 4% 16% 2% 1,098

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say the holy scripture is…

Belief in Hell Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 58% 30% 4% 5% 3% 9,590
Don't believe 30% 36% 3% 24% 8% 2,467
Other/don't know 38% 31% 8% 10% 13% 1,098

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …in heaven

Belief in Hell Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 94% 2% 3% 9,590
Don't believe 67% 26% 7% 2,467
Other/don't know 61% 4% 35% 1,098

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who identify as…

Belief in Hell Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 50% 14% 35% 9,590
Don't believe 31% 27% 42% 2,467
Other/don't know 42% 21% 36% 1,098

Political ideology among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who are…

Belief in Hell Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 55% 28% 13% 5% 9,590
Don't believe 33% 32% 24% 11% 2,467
Other/don't know 46% 30% 14% 10% 1,098

Views about size of government among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who would rather have…

Belief in Hell Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 57% 37% 2% 3% 9,590
Don't believe 47% 45% 3% 5% 2,467
Other/don't know 55% 33% 6% 6% 1,098

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say government aid to the poor…

Belief in Hell Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 52% 42% 4% 2% 9,590
Don't believe 39% 55% 4% 2% 2,467
Other/don't know 44% 42% 8% 6% 1,098

Views about abortion among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say abortion should be…

Belief in Hell Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 29% 67% 4% 9,590
Don't believe 47% 48% 5% 2,467
Other/don't know 33% 56% 10% 1,098

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say homosexuality…

Belief in Hell Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 36% 56% 5% 4% 9,590
Don't believe 59% 33% 4% 3% 2,467
Other/don't know 42% 40% 8% 10% 1,098

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Hell Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 26% 68% 6% 9,590
Don't believe 52% 39% 9% 2,467
Other/don't know 32% 52% 16% 1,098

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say…

Belief in Hell Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 47% 48% 2% 3% 9,590
Don't believe 33% 60% 3% 4% 2,467
Other/don't know 40% 46% 6% 8% 1,098

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say humans…

Belief in Hell Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,590. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Believe 11% 27% 2% 56% 5% 9,590
Don't believe 23% 27% 4% 41% 5% 2,467
Other/don't know 11% 24% 7% 45% 13% 1,098