Belief in Hell among adults who read scripture at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who read scripture at least once a week by belief in hell

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who …in hell

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 77% 15% 8% 295
Arizona 67% 24% 9% 246
Arkansas 82% 12% 6% 162
California 70% 23% 8% 1,084
Colorado 71% 22% 7% 152
Florida 73% 20% 7% 702
Georgia 80% 12% 7% 473
Idaho 75% 17% 8% 132
Illinois 75% 16% 9% 409
Indiana 82% 10% 8% 247
Iowa 75% 18% 7% 104
Kansas 82% 9% 9% 109
Kentucky 88% 6% 6% 202
Louisiana 78% 16% 7% 229
Maryland 71% 22% 8% 220
Massachusetts 66% 17% 17% 110
Michigan 79% 15% 6% 332
Minnesota 70% 17% 13% 168
Mississippi 83% 11% 5% 192
Missouri 83% 10% 7% 257
Montana 67% 26% 7% 106
New Jersey 70% 21% 8% 231
New Mexico 74% 16% 10% 115
New York 68% 23% 8% 511
North Carolina 83% 10% 7% 458
Ohio 77% 15% 8% 429
Oklahoma 75% 20% 5% 193
Oregon 73% 19% 8% 121
Pennsylvania 75% 16% 8% 432
South Carolina 81% 9% 10% 252
Tennessee 87% 8% 4% 368
Texas 79% 15% 6% 1,103
Utah 58% 35% 6% 171
Virginia 84% 11% 5% 356
Washington 65% 25% 10% 218
West Virginia 93% 5% 2% 136
Wisconsin 69% 21% 10% 156
Wyoming 61% 28% 10% 115

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