Belief in Hell among adults who attend services weekly or more by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 279. 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 78% 12% 11% 279
Arizona 70% 21% 9% 238
Arkansas 86% 7% 7% 144
California 69% 23% 7% 1,126
Colorado 71% 18% 10% 155
Connecticut 69% 21% 10% 111
Delaware 70% 18% 12% 110
Florida 75% 19% 7% 733
Georgia 84% 10% 5% 429
Idaho 71% 20% 9% 123
Illinois 75% 18% 8% 507
Indiana 77% 15% 8% 269
Iowa 79% 14% 7% 131
Kansas 77% 13% 11% 126
Kentucky 92% 6% 3% 197
Louisiana 82% 13% 5% 223
Maryland 70% 22% 9% 222
Massachusetts 63% 25% 12% 172
Michigan 77% 16% 7% 367
Minnesota 70% 20% 11% 218
Mississippi 84% 11% 5% 162
Missouri 82% 11% 7% 253
Montana 61% 31% 8% 108
Nebraska 79% 15% 6% 135
New Jersey 66% 25% 9% 315
New Mexico 70% 24% 6% 118
New York 68% 24% 8% 612
North Carolina 83% 10% 7% 441
North Dakota 74% 20% 5% 128
Ohio 80% 13% 7% 470
Oklahoma 78% 18% 5% 172
Oregon 71% 20% 9% 118
Pennsylvania 77% 17% 6% 513
Rhode Island 66% 24% 11% 108
South Carolina 79% 9% 12% 242
South Dakota 76% 18% 6% 122
Tennessee 87% 8% 5% 364
Texas 77% 17% 7% 1,096
Utah 58% 36% 7% 175
Virginia 81% 12% 7% 393
Washington 62% 31% 7% 218
West Virginia 89% 7% 4% 146
Wisconsin 74% 16% 10% 189
Wyoming 64% 26% 10% 118

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