Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,883. 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 68% 25% 7% 2,883
2007 68% 22% 10% 2,830

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Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 72% 21% 7% 730
Evangelical Protestant 81% 11% 8% 781
Historically Black Protestant 79% 16% 5% 182
Mainline Protestant 63% 28% 10% 627
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 44% 48% 8% 233

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are ages…

Belief in Hell 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,826. 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 23% 35% 25% 16% 1,826
Don't believe 26% 31% 24% 19% 768
Other/don't know 14% 36% 23% 27% 233

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Belief in Hell Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,826. 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% 16% 28% 30% 11% 1% 1,826
Don't believe 17% 14% 26% 30% 12% 2% 768
Other/don't know 8% 12% 30% 29% 19% 2% 233

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Belief in Hell Men Women 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 49% 51% 1,858
Don't believe 46% 54% 784
Other/don't know 39% 61% 241

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who identify as…

Belief in Hell White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,841. 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 63% 13% 5% 15% 4% 1,841
Don't believe 61% 13% 8% 14% 4% 774
Other/don't know 64% 9% 8% 14% 4% 236

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Belief in Hell Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,828. 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% 9% 75% 1,828
Don't believe 23% 9% 68% 779
Other/don't know 24% 7% 69% 237

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 1,652. 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 34% 22% 28% 16% 1,652
Don't believe 29% 20% 27% 24% 701
Other/don't know 42% 13% 23% 22% 188

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who have completed…

Belief in Hell High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,846. 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% 34% 16% 9% 1,846
Don't believe 32% 28% 22% 18% 780
Other/don't know 37% 27% 20% 16% 239

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Belief in Hell Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,857. 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% 7% 12% 7% 25% 1,857
Don't believe 47% 7% 13% 6% 27% 780
Other/don't know 54% 7% 10% 12% 18% 238

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Belief in Hell Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,852. 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% 1,852
Don't believe 29% 71% 783
Other/don't know 34% 66% 239

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 82% 15% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1,858
Don't believe 54% 29% 6% 2% 7% 2% 784
Other/don't know 71% 19% 4% 2% 1% 4% 241

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 73% 23% 2% 1% 1% 1,858
Don't believe 48% 38% 8% 4% 1% 784
Other/don't know 64% 26% 6% 2% 2% 241

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 39% 56% 5% < 1% 1,858
Don't believe 28% 60% 12% < 1% 784
Other/don't know 35% 53% 9% 3% 241

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who pray…

Belief in Hell At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know 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 73% 18% 5% 4% 1% 1,858
Don't believe 49% 24% 11% 17% 1% 784
Other/don't know 69% 15% 6% 7% 3% 241

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 39% 10% 8% 41% 2% 1,858
Don't believe 40% 11% 9% 38% 3% 784
Other/don't know 45% 11% 14% 29% 2% 241

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 64% 16% 13% 6% 1% 1,858
Don't believe 51% 19% 15% 13% 1% 784
Other/don't know 67% 13% 14% 5% < 1% 241

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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% 16% 17% 24% 1% 1,858
Don't believe 46% 17% 17% 19% 1% 784
Other/don't know 50% 19% 16% 12% 2% 241

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 44% 8% 40% 6% 2% 1,858
Don't believe 20% 18% 47% 13% 2% 784
Other/don't know 37% 11% 38% 6% 9% 241

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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% 58% 1% < 1% 1,858
Don't believe 24% 73% 1% 1% 784
Other/don't know 28% 67% 4% 1% 241

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 38% 19% 25% 18% 1% 1,858
Don't believe 23% 16% 27% 33% < 1% 784
Other/don't know 35% 20% 16% 27% 2% 241

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 42% 38% 3% 11% 5% 1,858
Don't believe 15% 33% 1% 43% 8% 784
Other/don't know 30% 28% 4% 19% 19% 241

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who …in heaven

Belief in Hell Believe Don't believe Other/don't know 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 95% 2% 2% 1,858
Don't believe 57% 37% 6% 784
Other/don't know 62% 1% 36% 241

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who identify as…

Belief in Hell Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. 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 47% 15% 37% 1,858
Don't believe 28% 20% 52% 784
Other/don't know 30% 28% 42% 241

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who are…

Belief in Hell Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know 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 47% 34% 14% 5% 1,858
Don't believe 25% 39% 29% 6% 784
Other/don't know 37% 36% 21% 6% 241

Views about size of government among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who would rather have…

Belief in Hell Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know 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 54% 41% 2% 2% 1,858
Don't believe 45% 49% 3% 4% 784
Other/don't know 46% 35% 9% 10% 241

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 51% 44% 3% 1% 1,858
Don't believe 34% 60% 4% 2% 784
Other/don't know 34% 50% 10% 7% 241

Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 45% 51% 3% 1,858
Don't believe 66% 31% 4% 784
Other/don't know 47% 43% 10% 241

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who say homosexuality…

Belief in Hell Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know 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 53% 39% 4% 4% 1,858
Don't believe 75% 17% 4% 4% 784
Other/don't know 55% 26% 9% 10% 241

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Hell Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know 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 42% 51% 7% 1,858
Don't believe 66% 25% 9% 784
Other/don't know 48% 34% 17% 241

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 44% 52% 1% 2% 1,858
Don't believe 28% 66% 3% 3% 784
Other/don't know 34% 58% 4% 4% 241

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups several times a year by belief in hell

% of adults who attend prayer groups several times a year 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 = 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 18% 33% 3% 43% 4% 1,858
Don't believe 37% 28% 6% 26% 4% 784
Other/don't know 18% 31% 6% 35% 10% 241