Belief in Hell among democrats and Democratic leaners by state (2014) Switch to: State among democrats and Democratic leaners by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 69% 20% 11% 181
Alaska 29% 62% 8% 107
Arizona 44% 50% 6% 243
Arkansas 74% 22% 4% 122
California 43% 50% 7% 1,856
Colorado 32% 55% 13% 211
Connecticut 49% 43% 8% 193
Delaware 54% 34% 11% 161
District of Columbia 45% 48% 7% 223
Florida 55% 38% 7% 872
Georgia 61% 33% 6% 396
Hawaii 51% 40% 9% 159
Idaho 35% 56% 10% 111
Illinois 52% 39% 9% 632
Indiana 61% 33% 6% 254
Iowa 46% 46% 8% 136
Kentucky 70% 24% 6% 195
Louisiana 67% 26% 7% 200
Maine 28% 59% 13% 152
Maryland 49% 46% 5% 372
Massachusetts 34% 55% 10% 404
Michigan 53% 38% 9% 470
Minnesota 42% 47% 10% 273
Mississippi 76% 21% 4% 128
Missouri 61% 33% 7% 271
Montana 31% 61% 8% 107
Nebraska 47% 47% 6% 112
Nevada 48% 48% 4% 133
New Hampshire 27% 66% 7% 141
New Jersey 50% 41% 9% 444
New Mexico 41% 50% 8% 164
New York 44% 48% 7% 1,025
North Carolina 65% 31% 5% 458
North Dakota 48% 41% 11% 108
Ohio 55% 38% 7% 472
Oklahoma 57% 37% 5% 161
Oregon 32% 57% 11% 207
Pennsylvania 50% 42% 8% 641
Rhode Island 44% 47% 8% 153
South Carolina 66% 24% 10% 188
South Dakota 53% 35% 12% 109
Tennessee 71% 24% 4% 232
Texas 60% 34% 6% 979
Utah 32% 63% 6% 100
Vermont 24% 68% 7% 178
Virginia 55% 37% 8% 357
Washington 32% 60% 8% 338
West Virginia 73% 20% 8% 139
Wisconsin 44% 49% 8% 242

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