Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,591. 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 76% 16% 7% 8,591
2007 77% 15% 9% 8,407

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Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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% 1,157
Evangelical Protestant 86% 7% 7% 3,921
Historically Black Protestant 87% 9% 4% 875
Jehovah's Witness 6% 92% 2% 204
Jewish 42% 49% 9% 121
Mainline Protestant 74% 16% 9% 1,221
Mormon 62% 30% 8% 472
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 60% 32% 8% 305

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are ages…

Belief in Hell 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 6,288. 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% 34% 29% 21% 6,288
Don't believe 15% 34% 30% 21% 1,427
Other/don't know 10% 33% 30% 27% 659

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 6,288. 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% 11% 28% 34% 15% 1% 6,288
Don't believe 9% 11% 28% 35% 14% 2% 1,427
Other/don't know 4% 9% 29% 36% 18% 4% 659

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 6,439. 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% 57% 6,439
Don't believe 40% 60% 1,464
Other/don't know 41% 59% 688

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Belief in Hell White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 6,346. 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 59% 20% 2% 15% 4% 6,346
Don't believe 54% 14% 4% 23% 5% 1,439
Other/don't know 62% 15% 3% 15% 4% 667

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 6,356. 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% 7% 78% 6,356
Don't believe 23% 10% 67% 1,448
Other/don't know 16% 7% 77% 675

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 5,518. 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% 22% 26% 13% 5,518
Don't believe 38% 19% 26% 17% 1,268
Other/don't know 39% 14% 30% 18% 535

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,398. 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 46% 32% 15% 7% 6,398
Don't believe 43% 28% 16% 13% 1,456
Other/don't know 37% 29% 20% 15% 680

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 6,406. 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% 4% 13% 8% 19% 6,406
Don't believe 54% 5% 14% 7% 19% 1,457
Other/don't know 61% 4% 12% 9% 14% 680

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 6,409. 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 32% 68% 6,409
Don't believe 32% 68% 1,459
Other/don't know 29% 71% 679

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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 92% 7% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 6,439
Don't believe 79% 15% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 1,464
Other/don't know 87% 8% 1% 2% < 1% 2% 688

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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 93% 6% 1% 1% < 1% 6,439
Don't believe 83% 13% 2% 2% 1% 1,464
Other/don't know 89% 6% 1% 2% 2% 688

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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% 10% 4% < 1% 6,439
Don't believe 78% 16% 7% < 1% 1,464
Other/don't know 83% 11% 6% 1% 688

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who pray…

Belief in Hell At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,439. 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% 6,439
Don't believe 83% 10% 2% 4% < 1% 1,464
Other/don't know 89% 8% 1% 1% 1% 688

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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 64% 6% 2% 25% 2% 6,439
Don't believe 67% 7% 2% 23% 2% 1,464
Other/don't know 67% 5% 2% 21% 5% 688

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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% 7% 3% 3% 1% 6,439
Don't believe 79% 10% 4% 5% 1% 1,464
Other/don't know 87% 6% 2% 3% 3% 688

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week 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 = 6,439. 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 54% 15% 9% 20% 2% 6,439
Don't believe 59% 14% 9% 17% 2% 1,464
Other/don't know 59% 12% 8% 17% 4% 688

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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 69% 4% 22% 3% 2% 6,439
Don't believe 51% 10% 30% 6% 4% 1,464
Other/don't know 64% 5% 21% 4% 7% 688

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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% 47% 2% 1% 6,439
Don't believe 37% 60% 1% 1% 1,464
Other/don't know 48% 48% 2% 3% 688

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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 84% 7% 2% 6% 1% 6,439
Don't believe 74% 8% 3% 13% 2% 1,464
Other/don't know 79% 8% 2% 8% 2% 688

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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 64% 25% 4% 4% 3% 6,439
Don't believe 36% 35% 4% 18% 7% 1,464
Other/don't know 47% 25% 9% 7% 12% 688

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in heaven

Belief in Hell Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,439. 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% 6,439
Don't believe 63% 30% 7% 1,464
Other/don't know 56% 4% 40% 688

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Belief in Hell Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 6,439. 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% 16% 35% 6,439
Don't believe 29% 31% 40% 1,464
Other/don't know 44% 23% 33% 688

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Belief in Hell Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,439. 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% 25% 13% 5% 6,439
Don't believe 36% 26% 24% 14% 1,464
Other/don't know 48% 30% 11% 11% 688

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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% 39% 2% 3% 6,439
Don't believe 46% 46% 3% 5% 1,464
Other/don't know 55% 34% 6% 5% 688

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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 51% 43% 4% 2% 6,439
Don't believe 38% 55% 4% 3% 1,464
Other/don't know 47% 39% 9% 5% 688

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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 27% 69% 4% 6,439
Don't believe 43% 52% 5% 1,464
Other/don't know 31% 58% 12% 688

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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 30% 62% 5% 3% 6,439
Don't believe 51% 40% 5% 3% 1,464
Other/don't know 36% 48% 7% 10% 688

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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% 72% 7% 6,439
Don't believe 45% 46% 9% 1,464
Other/don't know 27% 56% 17% 688

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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% 46% 3% 3% 6,439
Don't believe 35% 57% 3% 5% 1,464
Other/don't know 42% 42% 7% 8% 688

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 6,439. 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 9% 24% 2% 60% 5% 6,439
Don't believe 20% 24% 3% 47% 5% 1,464
Other/don't know 9% 21% 6% 50% 13% 688