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

% of republicans and Republican leaners who …in hell

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 75% 19% 6% 268
Alaska 67% 27% 6% 138
Arizona 67% 23% 9% 291
Arkansas 77% 15% 8% 140
California 61% 30% 9% 1,203
Colorado 67% 24% 9% 213
Connecticut 48% 43% 10% 124
Florida 62% 31% 7% 812
Georgia 76% 17% 7% 416
Idaho 70% 24% 5% 157
Illinois 71% 22% 7% 460
Indiana 71% 20% 9% 286
Iowa 70% 22% 7% 140
Kansas 71% 19% 11% 158
Kentucky 80% 14% 6% 188
Louisiana 78% 15% 7% 198
Maine 56% 35% 9% 108
Maryland 60% 29% 11% 192
Massachusetts 43% 50% 7% 197
Michigan 73% 20% 7% 336
Minnesota 66% 24% 10% 215
Mississippi 81% 17% 2% 142
Missouri 74% 19% 7% 266
Montana 61% 33% 6% 155
Nebraska 73% 20% 7% 156
Nevada 54% 31% 15% 133
New Hampshire 67% 21% 12% 116
New Jersey 59% 32% 8% 297
New Mexico 65% 27% 7% 106
New York 59% 32% 9% 604
North Carolina 76% 16% 7% 412
North Dakota 73% 22% 5% 176
Ohio 73% 22% 5% 485
Oklahoma 78% 16% 6% 177
Oregon 62% 29% 8% 141
Pennsylvania 68% 24% 8% 546
South Carolina 76% 15% 10% 218
South Dakota 73% 21% 6% 169
Tennessee 85% 11% 5% 333
Texas 73% 19% 7% 1,080
Utah 59% 38% 3% 174
Virginia 74% 21% 6% 389
Washington 62% 31% 7% 236
West Virginia 84% 13% 4% 125
Wisconsin 69% 22% 8% 263
Wyoming 66% 24% 10% 190

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