Belief in Hell among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 21,955. 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 52% 40% 8% 21,955

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Belief in Hell among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by religious group

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who …in hell

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 212. 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.
Buddhist 31% 64% 5% 212
Catholic 60% 31% 9% 4,619
Evangelical Protestant 80% 14% 6% 3,811
Hindu 30% 58% 12% 158
Historically Black Protestant 79% 14% 7% 1,290
Jewish 19% 74% 7% 633
Mainline Protestant 56% 33% 11% 3,901
Mormon 59% 34% 8% 267
Muslim 73% 20% 7% 178
Orthodox Christian 52% 33% 14% 113
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 25% 67% 8% 5,875

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are ages…

Belief in Hell 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 10,334. 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% 34% 25% 15% 10,334
Don't believe 27% 33% 23% 16% 9,399
Other/don't know 19% 32% 27% 23% 1,817

Generational cohort among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Belief in Hell Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 10,334. 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% 16% 28% 29% 10% 1% 10,334
Don't believe 18% 17% 26% 28% 10% 1% 9,399
Other/don't know 11% 14% 26% 33% 14% 2% 1,817

Gender composition among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Belief in Hell Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 10,497. 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 45% 55% 10,497
Don't believe 50% 50% 9,569
Other/don't know 43% 57% 1,889

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who identify as…

Belief in Hell White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 10,407. 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% 17% 4% 18% 4% 10,407
Don't believe 70% 7% 6% 14% 4% 9,444
Other/don't know 65% 10% 5% 15% 5% 1,838

Immigrant status among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Belief in Hell Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 10,327. 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 16% 10% 74% 10,327
Don't believe 16% 13% 72% 9,471
Other/don't know 16% 11% 73% 1,840

Income distribution among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 9,140. 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 42% 22% 23% 13% 9,140
Don't believe 28% 20% 27% 25% 8,562
Other/don't know 40% 18% 23% 19% 1,511

Educational distribution among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who have completed…

Belief in Hell High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 10,447. 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% 32% 12% 6% 10,447
Don't believe 32% 30% 22% 16% 9,525
Other/don't know 42% 29% 16% 12% 1,871

Marital status among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Belief in Hell Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 10,463. 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% 8% 14% 7% 28% 10,463
Don't believe 44% 10% 12% 5% 29% 9,529
Other/don't know 44% 8% 14% 10% 25% 1,860

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Belief in Hell Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 10,458. 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% 10,458
Don't believe 25% 75% 9,545
Other/don't know 26% 74% 1,878

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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 74% 20% 3% 1% 1% 1% 10,497
Don't believe 33% 25% 10% 1% 28% 4% 9,569
Other/don't know 52% 25% 8% 2% 4% 9% 1,889

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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% 28% 7% 3% < 1% 10,497
Don't believe 24% 26% 21% 28% 1% 9,569
Other/don't know 44% 29% 14% 10% 3% 1,889

Attendance at religious services among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who attend religious services…

Belief in Hell At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,497. 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 39% 38% 23% < 1% 10,497
Don't believe 15% 33% 52% < 1% 9,569
Other/don't know 27% 35% 36% 2% 1,889

Frequency of prayer among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who pray…

Belief in Hell At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,497. 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% 19% 6% 12% 1% 10,497
Don't believe 30% 14% 7% 49% 1% 9,569
Other/don't know 48% 17% 6% 26% 3% 1,889

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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% 12% 10% 52% 1% 10,497
Don't believe 9% 5% 6% 80% < 1% 9,569
Other/don't know 16% 7% 8% 67% 2% 1,889

Frequency of meditation among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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 41% 8% 4% 46% 1% 10,497
Don't believe 33% 10% 6% 50% 1% 9,569
Other/don't know 37% 9% 6% 45% 4% 1,889

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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% 16% 10% 13% 1% 10,497
Don't believe 45% 17% 12% 25% 1% 9,569
Other/don't know 53% 14% 11% 18% 4% 1,889

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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 41% 16% 13% 28% 1% 10,497
Don't believe 49% 16% 14% 21% 1% 9,569
Other/don't know 45% 16% 12% 23% 4% 1,889

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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% 8% 47% 7% 2% 10,497
Don't believe 10% 18% 54% 16% 2% 9,569
Other/don't know 20% 12% 53% 8% 6% 1,889

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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 38% 13% 10% 38% 1% 10,497
Don't believe 14% 7% 8% 70% < 1% 9,569
Other/don't know 25% 10% 9% 54% 2% 1,889

Interpreting scripture among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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 38% 34% 3% 19% 6% 10,497
Don't believe 8% 16% 1% 68% 6% 9,569
Other/don't know 19% 20% 4% 37% 20% 1,889

Belief in Heaven among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who …in heaven

Belief in Hell Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,497. 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 96% 2% 2% 10,497
Don't believe 36% 59% 5% 9,569
Other/don't know 48% 3% 49% 1,889

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who identify as…

Belief in Hell Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 10,497. 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% 18% 47% 10,497
Don't believe 22% 18% 59% 9,569
Other/don't know 28% 26% 46% 1,889

Political ideology among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

Belief in Hell Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,497. 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% 37% 22% 7% 10,497
Don't believe 17% 36% 42% 5% 9,569
Other/don't know 29% 37% 24% 10% 1,889

Views about size of government among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who would rather have…

Belief in Hell Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,497. 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 45% 50% 2% 4% 10,497
Don't believe 44% 49% 3% 3% 9,569
Other/don't know 44% 42% 6% 9% 1,889

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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 42% 52% 4% 2% 10,497
Don't believe 32% 63% 3% 2% 9,569
Other/don't know 36% 52% 6% 6% 1,889

Views about abortion among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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% 46% 4% 10,497
Don't believe 76% 21% 3% 9,569
Other/don't know 58% 32% 9% 1,889

Views about homosexuality among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who say homosexuality…

Belief in Hell Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,497. 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 61% 32% 4% 3% 10,497
Don't believe 84% 11% 2% 2% 9,569
Other/don't know 67% 19% 6% 7% 1,889

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Hell Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,497. 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% 42% 8% 10,497
Don't believe 80% 15% 5% 9,569
Other/don't know 58% 27% 15% 1,889

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 = 10,497. 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 38% 57% 2% 3% 10,497
Don't believe 24% 72% 2% 2% 9,569
Other/don't know 32% 57% 4% 7% 1,889

Views about human evolution among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in hell

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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
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Believe 24% 31% 4% 37% 4% 10,497
Don't believe 60% 17% 4% 16% 2% 9,569
Other/don't know 36% 23% 10% 22% 10% 1,889