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

% of Evangelical Protestants who …in hell

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 245. 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 83% 11% 6% 245
Arizona 77% 12% 11% 171
Arkansas 87% 7% 6% 145
California 79% 12% 8% 718
Colorado 75% 18% 7% 126
Florida 81% 11% 8% 461
Georgia 84% 9% 7% 364
Illinois 81% 13% 6% 272
Indiana 86% 8% 6% 208
Kentucky 90% 7% 4% 213
Louisiana 79% 13% 8% 120
Maryland 79% 19% 2% 108
Michigan 83% 11% 7% 240
Minnesota 71% 19% 9% 110
Mississippi 87% 9% 4% 134
Missouri 86% 9% 5% 222
New York 82% 8% 10% 182
North Carolina 86% 6% 8% 345
Ohio 84% 8% 8% 321
Oklahoma 80% 16% 4% 188
Oregon 77% 16% 7% 116
Pennsylvania 81% 10% 9% 248
South Carolina 82% 8% 10% 169
Tennessee 90% 7% 3% 348
Texas 86% 9% 5% 821
Virginia 86% 9% 4% 243
Washington 72% 15% 13% 166
West Virginia 88% 7% 5% 117
Wisconsin 83% 7% 10% 135

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