Belief in Hell among conservatives by state (2014) Switch to: State among conservatives by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 267. 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 79% 14% 7% 267
Alaska 67% 26% 7% 115
Arizona 71% 21% 8% 264
Arkansas 85% 7% 8% 130
California 66% 25% 9% 1,134
Colorado 70% 21% 8% 170
Connecticut 55% 34% 12% 110
Florida 70% 21% 8% 760
Georgia 80% 14% 6% 417
Idaho 64% 30% 6% 138
Illinois 70% 21% 10% 459
Indiana 77% 14% 9% 276
Iowa 69% 23% 8% 142
Kansas 74% 16% 10% 132
Kentucky 86% 9% 6% 189
Louisiana 78% 15% 7% 234
Maryland 72% 22% 7% 170
Massachusetts 53% 38% 9% 160
Michigan 73% 19% 8% 342
Minnesota 65% 23% 13% 192
Mississippi 90% 5% 5% 150
Missouri 78% 16% 6% 251
Montana 62% 32% 6% 138
Nebraska 77% 18% 5% 132
Nevada 58% 30% 12% 116
New Hampshire 60% 29% 11% 102
New Jersey 67% 22% 11% 271
New Mexico 69% 20% 11% 106
New York 62% 29% 10% 606
North Carolina 79% 12% 8% 411
North Dakota 79% 15% 6% 161
Ohio 74% 20% 6% 456
Oklahoma 79% 15% 6% 162
Oregon 69% 26% 5% 125
Pennsylvania 70% 22% 8% 498
South Carolina 81% 9% 11% 218
South Dakota 71% 18% 10% 139
Tennessee 87% 9% 4% 322
Texas 76% 18% 6% 1,050
Utah 60% 37% 3% 150
Virginia 77% 18% 6% 344
Washington 69% 22% 9% 215
West Virginia 82% 11% 6% 139
Wisconsin 71% 20% 9% 247
Wyoming 72% 21% 7% 143

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