Belief in Hell among Christians by state (2014) Switch to: State among Christians by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 443. 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% 14% 8% 443
Alaska 71% 25% 5% 187
Arizona 66% 24% 10% 448
Arkansas 85% 11% 4% 247
California 67% 25% 9% 2,289
Colorado 66% 27% 7% 323
Connecticut 60% 30% 10% 251
Delaware 65% 22% 13% 209
District of Columbia 68% 24% 8% 188
Florida 69% 23% 8% 1,415
Georgia 76% 17% 7% 781
Hawaii 70% 22% 8% 185
Idaho 69% 22% 9% 222
Illinois 69% 23% 8% 977
Indiana 77% 15% 7% 492
Iowa 68% 23% 9% 261
Kansas 73% 18% 8% 241
Kentucky 85% 9% 5% 345
Louisiana 77% 15% 8% 387
Maine 60% 29% 11% 191
Maryland 66% 26% 8% 433
Massachusetts 49% 40% 11% 412
Michigan 71% 20% 8% 717
Minnesota 62% 28% 10% 433
Mississippi 83% 12% 5% 269
Missouri 76% 17% 7% 486
Montana 62% 31% 7% 202
Nebraska 73% 21% 6% 243
Nevada 63% 27% 10% 207
New Hampshire 57% 33% 10% 188
New Jersey 61% 28% 11% 611
New Mexico 65% 27% 8% 222
New York 64% 26% 10% 1,222
North Carolina 79% 14% 7% 796
North Dakota 75% 19% 5% 276
Ohio 74% 19% 7% 863
Oklahoma 76% 19% 5% 312
Oregon 64% 26% 10% 244
Pennsylvania 68% 24% 8% 1,037
Rhode Island 59% 28% 13% 239
South Carolina 76% 13% 11% 394
South Dakota 71% 20% 9% 242
Tennessee 84% 10% 5% 552
Texas 74% 20% 6% 1,979
Utah 57% 38% 6% 234
Vermont 59% 31% 10% 156
Virginia 75% 19% 7% 644
Washington 61% 29% 10% 444
West Virginia 82% 11% 6% 245
Wisconsin 69% 21% 10% 439
Wyoming 67% 24% 8% 225

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