Belief in Hell among adults who pray daily

% of adults who pray daily who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 19,336. 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 72% 21% 8% 19,336
2007 70% 19% 10% 21,138

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Belief in Hell among adults who pray daily by religious group

% of adults who pray daily who …in hell

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 110. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 32% 63% 5% 110
Catholic 68% 24% 8% 4,335
Evangelical Protestant 84% 9% 7% 6,852
Hindu 35% 52% 13% 102
Historically Black Protestant 82% 12% 6% 1,538
Jehovah's Witness 7% 91% 3% 221
Jewish 46% 45% 9% 213
Mainline Protestant 66% 24% 10% 3,342
Mormon 62% 30% 8% 571
Muslim 81% 12% 6% 164
Orthodox Christian 69% 22% 9% 100
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 52% 39% 8% 1,333

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who are ages…

Belief in Hell 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 13,117. 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% 35% 29% 20% 13,117
Don't believe 16% 32% 30% 22% 4,144
Other/don't know 10% 31% 31% 28% 1,633

Generational cohort among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Belief in Hell Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 13,117. 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% 12% 29% 34% 13% 1% 13,117
Don't believe 9% 12% 27% 36% 14% 2% 4,144
Other/don't know 5% 9% 27% 38% 19% 3% 1,633

Gender composition among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Belief in Hell Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 13,384. 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% 58% 13,384
Don't believe 36% 64% 4,247
Other/don't know 38% 62% 1,705

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who identify as…

Belief in Hell White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 13,215. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 62% 17% 2% 15% 4% 13,215
Don't believe 61% 12% 4% 18% 5% 4,172
Other/don't know 64% 13% 3% 15% 5% 1,652

Immigrant status among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Belief in Hell Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 13,197. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 14% 8% 78% 13,197
Don't believe 18% 12% 70% 4,201
Other/don't know 16% 8% 76% 1,675

Income distribution among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 11,576. 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% 21% 26% 14% 11,576
Don't believe 36% 20% 25% 18% 3,709
Other/don't know 40% 16% 27% 17% 1,325

Educational distribution among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who have completed…

Belief in Hell High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 13,312. 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% 33% 14% 8% 13,312
Don't believe 38% 31% 18% 14% 4,220
Other/don't know 41% 29% 17% 13% 1,689

Marital status among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Belief in Hell Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 13,330. 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% 5% 14% 8% 20% 13,330
Don't believe 50% 8% 15% 8% 19% 4,223
Other/don't know 53% 5% 14% 11% 16% 1,690

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Belief in Hell Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 13,336. 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% 13,336
Don't believe 29% 71% 4,239
Other/don't know 27% 73% 1,688

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. 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 89% 9% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 13,384
Don't believe 72% 21% 4% 1% 2% 1% 4,247
Other/don't know 81% 14% 2% 2% < 1% 2% 1,705

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. 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% 1% 1% < 1% 13,384
Don't believe 63% 25% 7% 4% 1% 4,247
Other/don't know 78% 16% 3% 2% 2% 1,705

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 58% 29% 12% < 1% 13,384
Don't believe 41% 35% 23% < 1% 4,247
Other/don't know 51% 31% 17% 1% 1,705

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who attend prayer group…

Belief in Hell At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,384. 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% 13% 10% 33% 1% 13,384
Don't believe 30% 10% 9% 51% < 1% 4,247
Other/don't know 35% 9% 10% 45% 1% 1,705

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. 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% 7% 3% 34% 2% 13,384
Don't believe 58% 7% 3% 30% 2% 4,247
Other/don't know 56% 6% 4% 30% 4% 1,705

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. 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% 12% 5% 5% 1% 13,384
Don't believe 73% 12% 7% 7% 1% 4,247
Other/don't know 75% 10% 5% 7% 3% 1,705

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. 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% 11% 23% 2% 13,384
Don't believe 57% 14% 10% 18% 1% 4,247
Other/don't know 54% 13% 9% 20% 4% 1,705

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. 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% 5% 33% 4% 2% 13,384
Don't believe 32% 13% 44% 8% 3% 4,247
Other/don't know 45% 6% 38% 4% 7% 1,705

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. 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% 53% 2% 1% 13,384
Don't believe 30% 67% 1% 1% 4,247
Other/don't know 37% 57% 3% 3% 1,705

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 61% 12% 7% 19% 1% 13,384
Don't believe 43% 12% 8% 36% 1% 4,247
Other/don't know 54% 11% 6% 27% 2% 1,705

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 52% 31% 4% 9% 5% 13,384
Don't believe 23% 32% 2% 35% 8% 4,247
Other/don't know 34% 28% 8% 16% 15% 1,705

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who …in heaven

Belief in Hell Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,384. 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% 3% 13,384
Don't believe 63% 30% 7% 4,247
Other/don't know 60% 3% 37% 1,705

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who identify as…

Belief in Hell Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 13,384. 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% 16% 38% 13,384
Don't believe 29% 23% 48% 4,247
Other/don't know 38% 22% 40% 1,705

Political ideology among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Belief in Hell Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,384. 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% 29% 15% 6% 13,384
Don't believe 30% 33% 29% 8% 4,247
Other/don't know 42% 32% 16% 10% 1,705

Views about size of government among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who would rather have…

Belief in Hell Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,384. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 55% 39% 3% 3% 13,384
Don't believe 47% 45% 4% 4% 4,247
Other/don't know 50% 36% 8% 7% 1,705

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. 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% 44% 4% 2% 13,384
Don't believe 38% 56% 4% 2% 4,247
Other/don't know 41% 45% 8% 6% 1,705

Views about abortion among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 36% 60% 4% 13,384
Don't believe 58% 38% 5% 4,247
Other/don't know 40% 49% 11% 1,705

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who say homosexuality…

Belief in Hell Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,384. 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% 48% 5% 4% 13,384
Don't believe 68% 25% 4% 3% 4,247
Other/don't know 50% 34% 8% 8% 1,705

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Hell Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,384. 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 33% 59% 8% 13,384
Don't believe 61% 31% 8% 4,247
Other/don't know 41% 44% 16% 1,705

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 45% 50% 2% 3% 13,384
Don't believe 33% 61% 3% 4% 4,247
Other/don't know 39% 47% 5% 8% 1,705

Views about human evolution among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

% of adults who pray daily 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 = 13,384. 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 13% 28% 3% 51% 5% 13,384
Don't believe 28% 29% 4% 33% 5% 4,247
Other/don't know 15% 26% 8% 40% 12% 1,705