Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 16,514. 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 55% 36% 8% 16,514
2007 57% 31% 11% 14,353

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Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who …in hell

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 168. 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 14% 82% 4% 168
Catholic 63% 29% 9% 3,061
Evangelical Protestant 81% 12% 7% 4,247
Historically Black Protestant 81% 12% 8% 812
Jehovah's Witness 5% 91% 4% 160
Jewish 21% 69% 9% 362
Mainline Protestant 58% 32% 10% 2,762
Mormon 62% 32% 6% 337
Muslim 79% 14% 7% 129
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 24% 68% 9% 3,631

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are ages…

Belief in Hell 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 8,479. 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 21% 32% 28% 18% 8,479
Don't believe 28% 31% 25% 16% 6,282
Other/don't know 19% 29% 29% 23% 1,420

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 8,479. 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 14% 13% 27% 33% 12% 1% 8,479
Don't believe 18% 16% 25% 31% 9% 1% 6,282
Other/don't know 10% 13% 25% 35% 15% 2% 1,420

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 8,630. 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% 52% 8,630
Don't believe 52% 48% 6,394
Other/don't know 47% 53% 1,490

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who identify as…

Belief in Hell White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 8,512. 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% 15% 2% 18% 4% 8,512
Don't believe 70% 7% 3% 15% 4% 6,291
Other/don't know 66% 11% 2% 15% 6% 1,438

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 8,514. 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% 9% 75% 8,514
Don't believe 14% 13% 73% 6,339
Other/don't know 15% 11% 75% 1,458

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 7,490. 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 40% 21% 25% 14% 7,490
Don't believe 30% 18% 28% 24% 5,729
Other/don't know 40% 20% 22% 18% 1,184

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who have completed…

Belief in Hell High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 8,586. 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% 34% 14% 8% 8,586
Don't believe 30% 32% 22% 16% 6,364
Other/don't know 40% 28% 18% 14% 1,476

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 8,594. 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% 6% 14% 7% 24% 8,594
Don't believe 44% 10% 13% 5% 29% 6,363
Other/don't know 48% 8% 13% 8% 24% 1,468

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 8,590. 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% 71% 8,590
Don't believe 24% 76% 6,383
Other/don't know 25% 75% 1,474

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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 82% 14% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 8,630
Don't believe 39% 23% 9% 1% 24% 4% 6,394
Other/don't know 62% 21% 5% 2% 3% 7% 1,490

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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 75% 19% 4% 2% < 1% 8,630
Don't believe 32% 23% 18% 26% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 57% 22% 10% 9% 2% 1,490

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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% 31% 17% < 1% 8,630
Don't believe 21% 30% 49% < 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 37% 31% 30% 1% 1,490

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who pray…

Belief in Hell At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,630. 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 76% 13% 3% 7% 1% 8,630
Don't believe 39% 13% 6% 42% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 61% 14% 4% 18% 3% 1,490

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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 40% 12% 9% 39% 1% 8,630
Don't believe 14% 6% 6% 74% < 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 27% 7% 8% 57% 1% 1,490

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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 56% 7% 3% 32% 2% 8,630
Don't believe 47% 11% 5% 36% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 54% 7% 4% 32% 4% 1,490

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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 78% 11% 4% 5% 1% 8,630
Don't believe 62% 15% 7% 15% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 71% 11% 5% 10% 3% 1,490

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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% 8% 34% 5% 2% 8,630
Don't believe 15% 21% 46% 16% 3% 6,394
Other/don't know 32% 11% 41% 8% 7% 1,490

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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% 55% 2% 1% 8,630
Don't believe 22% 75% 1% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 33% 61% 3% 3% 1,490

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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% 11% 8% 24% 1% 8,630
Don't believe 22% 8% 8% 61% 1% 6,394
Other/don't know 41% 10% 7% 41% 2% 1,490

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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% 31% 3% 15% 6% 8,630
Don't believe 11% 16% 1% 66% 6% 6,394
Other/don't know 25% 21% 5% 31% 18% 1,490

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who …in heaven

Belief in Hell Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,630. 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% 3% 3% 8,630
Don't believe 36% 58% 6% 6,394
Other/don't know 46% 4% 50% 1,490

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who identify as…

Belief in Hell Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 8,630. 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% 17% 38% 8,630
Don't believe 24% 20% 56% 6,394
Other/don't know 33% 25% 42% 1,490

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,630. 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% 29% 17% 6% 8,630
Don't believe 20% 33% 41% 6% 6,394
Other/don't know 31% 37% 22% 9% 1,490

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who would rather have…

Belief in Hell Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,630. 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% 39% 3% 3% 8,630
Don't believe 46% 46% 4% 4% 6,394
Other/don't know 50% 36% 7% 7% 1,490

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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% 45% 4% 2% 8,630
Don't believe 32% 63% 3% 2% 6,394
Other/don't know 39% 49% 7% 6% 1,490

Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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% 4% 8,630
Don't believe 73% 24% 4% 6,394
Other/don't know 50% 40% 10% 1,490

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Belief in Hell Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,630. 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% 44% 4% 3% 8,630
Don't believe 81% 14% 3% 2% 6,394
Other/don't know 61% 24% 7% 8% 1,490

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Hell Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,630. 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% 54% 8% 8,630
Don't believe 77% 18% 5% 6,394
Other/don't know 53% 32% 16% 1,490

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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% 50% 2% 3% 8,630
Don't believe 25% 70% 3% 3% 6,394
Other/don't know 36% 54% 5% 6% 1,490

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe at least once a week 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 = 8,630. 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% 30% 3% 45% 5% 8,630
Don't believe 57% 19% 5% 17% 2% 6,394
Other/don't know 29% 23% 10% 28% 10% 1,490