Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who believe in God and are fairly certain by belief in hell

% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who …in hell

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 51% 39% 10% 121
California 51% 41% 9% 803
Colorado 32% 48% 19% 118
Florida 49% 43% 8% 377
Georgia 49% 43% 8% 141
Illinois 47% 43% 9% 274
Indiana 62% 32% 6% 126
Maryland 41% 46% 14% 116
Massachusetts 33% 53% 14% 175
Michigan 48% 41% 11% 203
Minnesota 50% 46% 4% 126
Missouri 51% 42% 7% 110
New Jersey 44% 45% 10% 220
New York 44% 45% 11% 425
North Carolina 59% 37% 4% 161
Ohio 51% 40% 9% 208
Pennsylvania 50% 43% 7% 275
Texas 55% 35% 10% 443
Virginia 48% 42% 10% 168
Washington 35% 54% 10% 156
Wisconsin 51% 40% 9% 131

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