Belief in God among who believe in Hell by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Hell by belief in God

% of who believe in Hell who say they…

State 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 = 367. 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.
Alabama 89% 9% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 367
Alaska 73% 24% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 144
Arizona 77% 18% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 330
Arkansas 85% 13% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 232
California 70% 22% 4% 1% 1% 1% 1,669
Colorado 78% 16% 3% 1% < 1% 2% 235
Connecticut 69% 25% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 160
Delaware 72% 24% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 168
District of Columbia 78% 21% < 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 132
Florida 80% 16% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1,087
Georgia 87% 10% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 634
Hawaii 73% 18% 6% 2% 1% < 1% 146
Idaho 78% 18% 2% < 1% < 1% 2% 171
Illinois 78% 18% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 713
Indiana 75% 19% 2% 1% 1% 1% 417
Iowa 83% 12% 3% 2% < 1% 1% 192
Kansas 76% 20% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 192
Kentucky 89% 8% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 321
Louisiana 88% 11% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 318
Maine 74% 22% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 123
Maryland 84% 14% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 304
Massachusetts 66% 24% 5% 2% 2% 2% 231
Michigan 80% 17% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 571
Minnesota 73% 24% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 303
Mississippi 88% 8% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 243
Missouri 83% 13% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 413
Montana 83% 13% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 149
Nebraska 76% 22% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 191
Nevada 77% 18% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 154
New Hampshire 62% 29% 8% < 1% < 1% < 1% 118
New Jersey 76% 20% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 432
New Mexico 80% 18% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 149
New York 74% 19% 4% 1% 2% 1% 886
North Carolina 85% 13% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 664
North Dakota 73% 23% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 218
Ohio 80% 15% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 669
Oklahoma 82% 15% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 258
Oregon 80% 14% 4% < 1% 1% 1% 170
Pennsylvania 77% 18% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 756
Rhode Island 85% 11% 1% < 1% 2% 1% 141
South Carolina 85% 12% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 332
South Dakota 77% 21% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 191
Tennessee 85% 13% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 483
Texas 80% 16% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 1,612
Utah 73% 14% 8% 1% 3% 1% 139
Virginia 82% 13% 3% < 1% 1% < 1% 503
Washington 78% 18% 3% < 1% < 1% 1% 302
West Virginia 88% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 229
Wisconsin 74% 21% 3% 1% 1% 1% 327
Wyoming 78% 15% 5% < 1% 1% 1% 182

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