Belief in Hell among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who …in hell

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 18,708. 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 44% 48% 8% 18,708

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Belief in Hell among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by religious group

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who …in hell

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 231. 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 28% 68% 4% 231
Catholic 59% 34% 8% 4,011
Evangelical Protestant 74% 20% 7% 2,227
Hindu 28% 66% 6% 126
Historically Black Protestant 75% 18% 7% 740
Jewish 13% 81% 6% 689
Mainline Protestant 52% 38% 10% 3,464
Mormon 51% 39% 10% 155
Muslim 65% 26% 9% 105
Orthodox Christian 50% 38% 12% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 22% 71% 7% 5,996

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are ages…

Belief in Hell 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 7,368. 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 31% 36% 23% 10% 7,368
Don't believe 29% 35% 23% 14% 9,591
Other/don't know 24% 35% 26% 16% 1,460

Generational cohort among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Hell Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 7,368. 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 20% 19% 28% 27% 6% < 1% 7,368
Don't believe 18% 18% 27% 27% 9% 1% 9,591
Other/don't know 14% 16% 29% 31% 10% 1% 1,460

Gender composition among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Hell Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 7,453. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 43% 57% 7,453
Don't believe 49% 51% 9,746
Other/don't know 44% 56% 1,509

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who identify as…

Belief in Hell White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 7,390. 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% 14% 4% 18% 4% 7,390
Don't believe 73% 6% 5% 12% 4% 9,631
Other/don't know 69% 8% 4% 14% 5% 1,470

Immigrant status among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Hell Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 7,355. 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% 11% 74% 7,355
Don't believe 14% 13% 73% 9,660
Other/don't know 13% 12% 74% 1,481

Income distribution among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 6,633. 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% 25% 16% 6,633
Don't believe 25% 19% 29% 27% 8,799
Other/don't know 32% 19% 25% 23% 1,249

Educational distribution among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who have completed…

Belief in Hell High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 7,432. 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% 34% 15% 8% 7,432
Don't believe 27% 31% 24% 18% 9,706
Other/don't know 33% 32% 19% 15% 1,495

Marital status among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Hell Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 7,437. 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% 10% 13% 4% 32% 7,437
Don't believe 44% 10% 11% 4% 30% 9,711
Other/don't know 44% 9% 12% 6% 29% 1,487

Parent of children under 18 among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Hell Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 7,429. 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% 7,429
Don't believe 25% 75% 9,721
Other/don't know 26% 74% 1,502

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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 68% 25% 4% 1% 1% 1% 7,453
Don't believe 30% 25% 11% 1% 30% 4% 9,746
Other/don't know 46% 27% 10% 1% 4% 11% 1,509

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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% 35% 10% 3% < 1% 7,453
Don't believe 21% 26% 22% 31% 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 37% 31% 18% 12% 2% 1,509

Attendance at religious services among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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 29% 44% 27% < 1% 7,453
Don't believe 13% 33% 55% < 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 21% 37% 41% 1% 1,509

Frequency of prayer among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who pray…

Belief in Hell At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,453. 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% 22% 7% 15% < 1% 7,453
Don't believe 27% 13% 7% 52% < 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 43% 18% 7% 30% 3% 1,509

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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% 11% 10% 62% < 1% 7,453
Don't believe 7% 5% 5% 83% < 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 11% 6% 7% 74% 1% 1,509

Frequency of meditation among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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% 9% 4% 52% 1% 7,453
Don't believe 32% 11% 5% 51% 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 35% 9% 6% 47% 2% 1,509

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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% 18% 11% 14% 1% 7,453
Don't believe 45% 17% 11% 25% 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 51% 15% 12% 19% 3% 1,509

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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% 18% 15% 26% 1% 7,453
Don't believe 50% 17% 14% 19% < 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 49% 17% 11% 20% 3% 1,509

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 27% 11% 52% 8% 2% 7,453
Don't believe 8% 20% 54% 17% 2% 9,746
Other/don't know 16% 15% 55% 9% 5% 1,509

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 27% 71% 1% 1% 7,453
Don't believe 18% 80% 1% 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 22% 74% 3% 2% 1,509

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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% 13% 11% 48% 1% 7,453
Don't believe 12% 7% 8% 73% < 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 20% 10% 9% 60% 2% 1,509

Interpreting scripture among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 26% 39% 2% 26% 7% 7,453
Don't believe 5% 15% 1% 73% 6% 9,746
Other/don't know 12% 20% 2% 46% 20% 1,509

Belief in Heaven among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who …in heaven

Belief in Hell Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,453. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 96% 2% 2% 7,453
Don't believe 33% 62% 5% 9,746
Other/don't know 44% 3% 53% 1,509

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who identify as…

Belief in Hell Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 7,453. 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% 18% 50% 7,453
Don't believe 21% 16% 63% 9,746
Other/don't know 23% 23% 54% 1,509

Political ideology among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are…

Belief in Hell Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,453. 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% 41% 25% 6% 7,453
Don't believe 14% 37% 45% 4% 9,746
Other/don't know 19% 42% 30% 9% 1,509

Views about size of government among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who would rather have…

Belief in Hell Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,453. 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% 7,453
Don't believe 44% 49% 3% 3% 9,746
Other/don't know 41% 44% 7% 7% 1,509

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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% 54% 3% 1% 7,453
Don't believe 30% 66% 3% 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 32% 59% 6% 3% 1,509

Views about abortion among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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% 35% 3% 7,453
Don't believe 82% 16% 2% 9,746
Other/don't know 71% 23% 6% 1,509

Views about homosexuality among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who say homosexuality…

Belief in Hell Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,453. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 90% 6% 2% 1% 7,453
Don't believe 95% 3% 1% 1% 9,746
Other/don't know 91% 4% 3% 3% 1,509

Views about environmental regulation among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. 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% 63% 2% 2% 7,453
Don't believe 21% 75% 2% 2% 9,746
Other/don't know 25% 66% 5% 4% 1,509

Views about human evolution among adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by belief in hell

% of adults who strongly favor or favor gay marriage 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 = 7,453. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 30% 36% 3% 29% 2% 7,453
Don't believe 66% 17% 4% 11% 2% 9,746
Other/don't know 43% 23% 11% 16% 8% 1,509