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

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 157. 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 75% 20% 5% 157
Alaska 56% 36% 7% 104
Arizona 52% 41% 8% 191
California 56% 36% 8% 1,179
Colorado 51% 40% 9% 159
Connecticut 44% 43% 13% 135
District of Columbia 44% 49% 7% 108
Florida 56% 35% 9% 668
Georgia 65% 27% 8% 323
Hawaii 58% 34% 8% 106
Illinois 58% 31% 11% 415
Indiana 71% 22% 6% 199
Iowa 59% 34% 7% 104
Kentucky 73% 18% 8% 127
Louisiana 70% 20% 10% 144
Maryland 54% 37% 9% 211
Massachusetts 36% 53% 11% 229
Michigan 59% 30% 11% 327
Minnesota 55% 36% 9% 199
Missouri 68% 27% 5% 209
Nevada 54% 39% 7% 103
New Jersey 51% 39% 10% 324
New York 52% 40% 9% 658
North Carolina 70% 23% 6% 337
North Dakota 70% 25% 5% 117
Ohio 62% 32% 5% 350
Oklahoma 75% 18% 8% 124
Oregon 50% 43% 7% 120
Pennsylvania 58% 35% 7% 467
Rhode Island 52% 41% 7% 104
South Carolina 70% 23% 7% 149
South Dakota 67% 19% 15% 110
Tennessee 74% 23% 3% 150
Texas 64% 29% 7% 839
Virginia 60% 31% 9% 275
Washington 48% 43% 10% 223
Wisconsin 58% 34% 9% 231

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