Belief in God among who do not believe in Hell by state (2014) Switch to: State among who do not believe in Hell by belief in God

% of who do not 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
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Alabama 59% 21% 7% 1% 11% 2% 100
Alaska 35% 23% 11% < 1% 27% 5% 139
Arizona 38% 21% 12% < 1% 25% 4% 259
California 34% 22% 12% 1% 28% 3% 1,693
Colorado 33% 28% 9% 2% 25% 3% 223
Connecticut 37% 24% 9% 1% 23% 5% 182
Delaware 44% 22% 8% 1% 22% 4% 104
District of Columbia 28% 20% 15% 1% 30% 5% 147
Florida 40% 23% 7% 1% 26% 3% 771
Georgia 41% 23% 11% < 1% 22% 3% 255
Hawaii 41% 20% 9% 1% 26% 3% 140
Idaho 36% 22% 9% 1% 28% 4% 125
Illinois 34% 28% 10% < 1% 24% 4% 488
Indiana 35% 24% 7% < 1% 30% 4% 187
Iowa 38% 22% 10% < 1% 26% 4% 110
Louisiana 42% 22% 6% < 1% 25% 5% 110
Maine 24% 33% 9% < 1% 32% 2% 147
Maryland 40% 21% 9% < 1% 26% 5% 280
Massachusetts 24% 26% 13% 1% 32% 4% 400
Michigan 35% 28% 9% < 1% 26% 2% 317
Minnesota 32% 30% 9% < 1% 23% 6% 207
Missouri 40% 26% 9% 1% 21% 4% 182
Montana 47% 26% 9% < 1% 16% 2% 137
Nevada 37% 22% 10% < 1% 27% 4% 127
New Hampshire 29% 21% 7% 1% 33% 8% 149
New Jersey 38% 28% 9% < 1% 21% 3% 360
New Mexico 37% 23% 11% < 1% 27% 2% 126
New York 35% 22% 11% 1% 26% 4% 884
North Carolina 40% 23% 6% < 1% 28% 4% 285
Ohio 42% 25% 8% 1% 20% 4% 358
Oklahoma 43% 26% 6% < 1% 23% 1% 100
Oregon 35% 20% 11% < 1% 28% 6% 209
Pennsylvania 35% 26% 9% 1% 25% 4% 496
Rhode Island 31% 25% 9% 1% 23% 11% 132
South Carolina 39% 28% 5% 1% 22% 4% 112
Tennessee 51% 12% 14% 2% 19% 2% 133
Texas 46% 24% 7% 1% 20% 2% 730
Utah 49% 23% 10% 2% 13% 4% 157
Vermont 25% 23% 5% 1% 39% 6% 184
Virginia 36% 25% 9% < 1% 25% 4% 300
Washington 33% 25% 12% < 1% 27% 3% 348
Wisconsin 26% 27% 11% < 1% 32% 3% 211
Wyoming 46% 21% 8% < 1% 17% 9% 105

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