Belief in Hell among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never attend prayer groups by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 190. 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 59% 34% 7% 190
Alaska 41% 51% 7% 211
Arizona 46% 44% 9% 388
Arkansas 71% 24% 6% 129
California 39% 52% 9% 2,338
Colorado 34% 52% 14% 319
Connecticut 41% 49% 10% 265
Delaware 46% 44% 9% 181
District of Columbia 38% 56% 6% 197
Florida 45% 47% 8% 1,213
Georgia 52% 40% 7% 455
Hawaii 37% 53% 10% 192
Idaho 46% 48% 6% 171
Illinois 45% 45% 10% 823
Indiana 54% 37% 9% 344
Iowa 44% 47% 9% 202
Kansas 56% 35% 9% 163
Kentucky 60% 32% 8% 209
Louisiana 55% 34% 10% 212
Maine 38% 52% 10% 239
Maryland 39% 50% 11% 398
Massachusetts 27% 62% 11% 542
Michigan 51% 41% 8% 589
Minnesota 44% 48% 8% 346
Mississippi 69% 26% 4% 100
Missouri 54% 37% 9% 369
Montana 40% 52% 8% 198
Nebraska 53% 38% 10% 169
Nevada 40% 48% 12% 198
New Hampshire 38% 50% 12% 219
New Jersey 44% 46% 10% 559
New Mexico 43% 49% 8% 190
New York 42% 49% 9% 1,319
North Carolina 56% 38% 6% 497
North Dakota 56% 36% 8% 210
Ohio 53% 40% 7% 643
Oklahoma 53% 40% 7% 178
Oregon 34% 55% 11% 272
Pennsylvania 46% 46% 8% 845
Rhode Island 41% 50% 9% 213
South Carolina 56% 32% 11% 209
South Dakota 60% 32% 9% 182
Tennessee 64% 30% 6% 257
Texas 52% 39% 9% 1,244
Utah 36% 58% 6% 122
Vermont 31% 58% 10% 241
Virginia 46% 44% 10% 484
Washington 33% 59% 8% 446
West Virginia 58% 31% 11% 145
Wisconsin 49% 44% 7% 387
Wyoming 50% 39% 11% 183

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