Belief in Hell among adults who pray daily by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who pray daily by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 379. 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 80% 12% 8% 379
Alaska 71% 24% 5% 149
Arizona 66% 25% 9% 362
Arkansas 84% 11% 5% 199
California 65% 27% 8% 1,834
Colorado 67% 25% 8% 247
Connecticut 60% 26% 14% 168
Delaware 72% 14% 13% 153
District of Columbia 73% 19% 8% 148
Florida 71% 21% 8% 1,131
Georgia 78% 15% 7% 626
Hawaii 69% 25% 5% 159
Idaho 70% 22% 8% 172
Illinois 72% 18% 10% 695
Indiana 78% 13% 8% 359
Iowa 72% 19% 9% 172
Kansas 74% 17% 10% 173
Kentucky 86% 9% 5% 281
Louisiana 78% 17% 5% 317
Maine 68% 24% 9% 109
Maryland 67% 25% 8% 331
Massachusetts 54% 34% 13% 266
Michigan 71% 20% 9% 550
Minnesota 68% 21% 11% 284
Mississippi 84% 11% 5% 234
Missouri 77% 16% 7% 373
Montana 60% 34% 6% 159
Nebraska 73% 22% 5% 177
Nevada 63% 27% 11% 153
New Hampshire 60% 30% 10% 119
New Jersey 69% 22% 9% 458
New Mexico 67% 25% 8% 162
New York 62% 28% 9% 949
North Carolina 79% 14% 7% 658
North Dakota 71% 22% 6% 184
Ohio 73% 20% 7% 680
Oklahoma 78% 17% 5% 267
Oregon 61% 29% 10% 180
Pennsylvania 70% 22% 7% 777
Rhode Island 70% 23% 7% 148
South Carolina 78% 13% 9% 340
South Dakota 74% 18% 7% 174
Tennessee 87% 9% 4% 471
Texas 74% 19% 6% 1,619
Utah 58% 36% 6% 197
Virginia 77% 17% 6% 504
Washington 61% 29% 10% 325
West Virginia 86% 9% 5% 200
Wisconsin 70% 18% 12% 293
Wyoming 67% 24% 9% 173

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