Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,945. 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 74% 19% 6% 2,945
2007 72% 19% 9% 3,086

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Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 74% 19% 6% 593
Evangelical Protestant 86% 9% 5% 1,044
Historically Black Protestant 86% 10% 4% 265
Mainline Protestant 65% 26% 9% 551
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 62% 31% 7% 189

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are ages…

Belief in Hell 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,071. 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% 38% 23% 14% 2,071
Don't believe 26% 38% 23% 14% 609
Other/don't know 21% 28% 27% 23% 201

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,071. 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% 15% 31% 27% 9% 1% 2,071
Don't believe 17% 16% 31% 27% 8% 1% 609
Other/don't know 11% 14% 24% 32% 16% 3% 201

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,101. 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% 53% 2,101
Don't believe 38% 62% 629
Other/don't know 42% 58% 215

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who identify as…

Belief in Hell White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,076. 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% 19% 3% 20% 3% 2,076
Don't believe 56% 13% 6% 20% 5% 617
Other/don't know 63% 8% 5% 19% 5% 203

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,074. 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 18% 9% 74% 2,074
Don't believe 21% 13% 66% 615
Other/don't know 19% 11% 69% 208

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 1,858. 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% 19% 25% 14% 1,858
Don't believe 34% 20% 27% 19% 556
Other/don't know 34% 9% 37% 21% 173

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who have completed…

Belief in Hell High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,093. 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% 33% 13% 8% 2,093
Don't believe 35% 31% 18% 16% 625
Other/don't know 41% 25% 17% 17% 212

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,098. 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% 6% 13% 5% 28% 2,098
Don't believe 46% 10% 15% 6% 23% 628
Other/don't know 55% 5% 13% 7% 21% 211

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,095. 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 37% 63% 2,095
Don't believe 35% 65% 626
Other/don't know 33% 67% 214

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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 83% 14% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 2,101
Don't believe 61% 28% 4% 1% 5% 1% 629
Other/don't know 75% 17% 5% 1% 1% 1% 215

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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 80% 18% 1% < 1% < 1% 2,101
Don't believe 57% 33% 7% 2% 1% 629
Other/don't know 76% 17% 2% 1% 3% 215

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 41% 4% < 1% 2,101
Don't believe 40% 48% 12% < 1% 629
Other/don't know 53% 39% 6% 2% 215

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who pray…

Belief in Hell At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,101. 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 77% 17% 3% 2% 1% 2,101
Don't believe 65% 19% 6% 10% < 1% 629
Other/don't know 68% 21% 4% 5% 2% 215

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 13% 4% 36% 1% 2,101
Don't believe 47% 17% 4% 31% 2% 629
Other/don't know 45% 14% 6% 31% 4% 215

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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 71% 18% 7% 4% < 1% 2,101
Don't believe 64% 20% 8% 6% 1% 629
Other/don't know 69% 17% 7% 6% 2% 215

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 22% 12% 20% 1% 2,101
Don't believe 54% 19% 11% 15% 1% 629
Other/don't know 48% 14% 12% 22% 4% 215

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 7% 33% 6% 2% 2,101
Don't believe 27% 17% 45% 9% 2% 629
Other/don't know 37% 13% 35% 6% 8% 215

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 57% 1% 1% 2,101
Don't believe 28% 70% 1% 1% 629
Other/don't know 34% 61% 2% 2% 215

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 24% 8% 11% 1% 2,101
Don't believe 38% 28% 9% 25% 1% 629
Other/don't know 50% 27% 7% 16% < 1% 215

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 34% 3% 8% 4% 2,101
Don't believe 23% 31% 1% 35% 10% 629
Other/don't know 33% 28% 6% 16% 17% 215

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …in heaven

Belief in Hell Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,101. 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% 3% 2,101
Don't believe 60% 34% 6% 629
Other/don't know 59% 5% 36% 215

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who identify as…

Belief in Hell Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,101. 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% 14% 41% 2,101
Don't believe 28% 19% 53% 629
Other/don't know 35% 26% 39% 215

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,101. 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% 17% 5% 2,101
Don't believe 24% 36% 34% 6% 629
Other/don't know 38% 30% 22% 9% 215

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who would rather have…

Belief in Hell Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,101. 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% 44% 2% 2% 2,101
Don't believe 43% 51% 4% 3% 629
Other/don't know 49% 37% 6% 9% 215

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 46% 4% 1% 2,101
Don't believe 38% 58% 3% 1% 629
Other/don't know 42% 42% 10% 6% 215

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 59% 3% 2,101
Don't believe 61% 37% 3% 629
Other/don't know 38% 55% 7% 215

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Belief in Hell Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,101. 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% 43% 4% 3% 2,101
Don't believe 76% 19% 3% 2% 629
Other/don't know 47% 36% 10% 8% 215

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Hell Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,101. 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% 7% 2,101
Don't believe 67% 25% 7% 629
Other/don't know 43% 42% 15% 215

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 52% 2% 2% 2,101
Don't believe 28% 64% 3% 5% 629
Other/don't know 39% 53% 2% 7% 215

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups once or twice a month 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 = 2,101. 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% 30% 2% 48% 4% 2,101
Don't believe 34% 29% 6% 28% 4% 629
Other/don't know 19% 25% 8% 37% 11% 215