Belief in Hell among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 73% 17% 10% 231
Alaska 61% 34% 5% 106
Arizona 66% 26% 8% 252
Arkansas 79% 11% 10% 126
California 63% 29% 8% 1,154
Colorado 66% 28% 6% 193
Connecticut 56% 34% 10% 113
Florida 67% 26% 7% 671
Georgia 76% 17% 8% 377
Idaho 66% 28% 6% 137
Illinois 68% 21% 10% 430
Indiana 75% 18% 7% 243
Iowa 69% 27% 5% 113
Kansas 72% 24% 4% 120
Kentucky 86% 9% 5% 172
Louisiana 79% 15% 6% 183
Maryland 66% 26% 8% 207
Massachusetts 47% 43% 10% 177
Michigan 73% 20% 7% 352
Minnesota 68% 21% 10% 196
Mississippi 82% 15% 3% 121
Missouri 77% 20% 3% 239
Montana 54% 36% 10% 134
Nebraska 75% 17% 8% 128
New Hampshire 55% 28% 18% 100
New Jersey 61% 31% 8% 266
New Mexico 65% 28% 7% 103
New York 56% 33% 10% 544
North Carolina 77% 16% 7% 377
North Dakota 81% 12% 7% 139
Ohio 71% 22% 7% 385
Oklahoma 81% 12% 8% 134
Oregon 64% 29% 7% 140
Pennsylvania 66% 27% 7% 501
South Carolina 77% 15% 8% 197
South Dakota 72% 18% 10% 113
Tennessee 84% 12% 4% 292
Texas 74% 19% 7% 949
Utah 59% 36% 5% 126
Virginia 77% 18% 5% 328
Washington 58% 35% 7% 243
West Virginia 87% 9% 4% 136
Wisconsin 62% 28% 10% 199
Wyoming 69% 25% 6% 147

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