Belief in Hell among adults who read scripture once or twice a month

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,457. 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 67% 25% 8% 3,457
2007 67% 22% 10% 3,543

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Belief in Hell among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who read scripture 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 71% 22% 7% 782
Evangelical Protestant 81% 12% 6% 979
Historically Black Protestant 78% 14% 8% 249
Mainline Protestant 62% 26% 13% 791
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 45% 52% 4% 362

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are ages…

Belief in Hell 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,183. 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 28% 35% 23% 14% 2,183
Don't believe 25% 35% 26% 14% 911
Other/don't know 13% 34% 28% 24% 298

Generational cohort among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,183. 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 19% 15% 29% 28% 9% 1% 2,183
Don't believe 16% 14% 30% 30% 9% 1% 911
Other/don't know 7% 13% 27% 33% 18% 2% 298

Gender composition among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,218. 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% 50% 2,218
Don't believe 45% 55% 925
Other/don't know 42% 58% 314

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who identify as…

Belief in Hell White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,200. 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 60% 16% 3% 17% 3% 2,200
Don't believe 63% 12% 4% 18% 3% 912
Other/don't know 63% 14% 3% 16% 5% 302

Immigrant status among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,188. 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% 10% 74% 2,188
Don't believe 16% 14% 70% 918
Other/don't know 17% 6% 77% 304

Income distribution among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 1,978. 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% 22% 24% 15% 1,978
Don't believe 34% 19% 27% 19% 819
Other/don't know 39% 16% 26% 20% 251

Educational distribution among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,214. 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% 34% 13% 7% 2,214
Don't believe 36% 29% 19% 16% 923
Other/don't know 41% 27% 18% 14% 312

Marital status among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,215. 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 44% 8% 14% 6% 29% 2,215
Don't believe 47% 9% 13% 5% 26% 922
Other/don't know 53% 5% 15% 7% 20% 308

Parent of children under 18 among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,212. 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% 67% 2,212
Don't believe 28% 72% 924
Other/don't know 26% 74% 310

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 17% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 2,218
Don't believe 57% 26% 6% 1% 9% 2% 925
Other/don't know 70% 20% 3% 2% 1% 5% 314

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 25% 3% 1% < 1% 2,218
Don't believe 50% 32% 10% 7% < 1% 925
Other/don't know 65% 27% 4% 2% 2% 314

Attendance at religious services among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 50% 12% < 1% 2,218
Don't believe 26% 46% 27% < 1% 925
Other/don't know 35% 49% 15% 2% 314

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

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who pray…

Belief in Hell At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,218. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 69% 22% 5% 3% 1% 2,218
Don't believe 53% 24% 6% 17% < 1% 925
Other/don't know 61% 23% 6% 6% 4% 314

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month 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 = 2,218. 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 19% 24% 15% 42% < 1% 2,218
Don't believe 13% 19% 13% 55% < 1% 925
Other/don't know 18% 19% 15% 46% 1% 314

Frequency of meditation among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 14% 4% 43% 2% 2,218
Don't believe 41% 16% 3% 39% 1% 925
Other/don't know 40% 15% 8% 34% 3% 314

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 23% 8% 7% 1% 2,218
Don't believe 58% 18% 13% 10% 1% 925
Other/don't know 60% 17% 11% 9% 3% 314

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 21% 14% 23% 1% 2,218
Don't believe 52% 18% 9% 19% 1% 925
Other/don't know 47% 20% 13% 16% 4% 314

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 8% 42% 6% 2% 2,218
Don't believe 20% 21% 47% 10% 2% 925
Other/don't know 30% 12% 44% 3% 11% 314

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 62% 1% 1% 2,218
Don't believe 24% 73% 2% 1% 925
Other/don't know 28% 65% 4% 4% 314

Interpreting scripture among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 40% 40% 2% 11% 6% 2,218
Don't believe 17% 29% 2% 45% 7% 925
Other/don't know 26% 28% 5% 19% 21% 314

Belief in Heaven among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who …in heaven

Belief in Hell Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,218. 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 97% 2% 1% 2,218
Don't believe 55% 38% 7% 925
Other/don't know 60% 3% 38% 314

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who identify as…

Belief in Hell Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,218. 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% 14% 41% 2,218
Don't believe 26% 18% 56% 925
Other/don't know 31% 27% 42% 314

Political ideology among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture once or twice a month who are…

Belief in Hell Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,218. 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% 35% 17% 4% 2,218
Don't believe 23% 37% 35% 6% 925
Other/don't know 38% 36% 16% 11% 314

Views about size of government among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 43% 2% 3% 2,218
Don't believe 43% 49% 4% 4% 925
Other/don't know 50% 35% 8% 7% 314

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 48% 47% 3% 1% 2,218
Don't believe 32% 63% 3% 2% 925
Other/don't know 42% 46% 8% 4% 314

Views about abortion among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 52% 3% 2,218
Don't believe 65% 31% 4% 925
Other/don't know 52% 41% 7% 314

Views about homosexuality among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 35% 3% 4% 2,218
Don't believe 79% 16% 4% 1% 925
Other/don't know 58% 29% 9% 4% 314

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 46% 9% 2,218
Don't believe 70% 22% 8% 925
Other/don't know 50% 39% 11% 314

Views about environmental regulation among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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% 53% 2% 2% 2,218
Don't believe 30% 63% 4% 4% 925
Other/don't know 41% 50% 5% 5% 314

Views about human evolution among adults who read scripture once or twice a month by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 2,218. 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 19% 32% 3% 41% 4% 2,218
Don't believe 38% 28% 5% 25% 3% 925
Other/don't know 19% 35% 10% 27% 10% 314