Belief in Hell among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 82% 13% 6% 303
Alaska 69% 25% 5% 112
Arizona 71% 23% 7% 244
Arkansas 82% 10% 8% 173
California 70% 21% 9% 1,121
Colorado 74% 17% 9% 163
Florida 73% 20% 7% 778
Georgia 80% 13% 7% 474
Idaho 72% 20% 9% 135
Illinois 75% 17% 8% 461
Indiana 77% 15% 8% 292
Iowa 81% 13% 6% 149
Kansas 75% 14% 11% 143
Kentucky 87% 8% 5% 239
Louisiana 82% 11% 6% 234
Maryland 73% 21% 6% 203
Massachusetts 57% 37% 6% 134
Michigan 76% 17% 8% 399
Minnesota 71% 18% 10% 200
Mississippi 84% 12% 4% 193
Missouri 83% 10% 7% 276
Montana 66% 26% 7% 123
Nebraska 71% 20% 9% 140
Nevada 64% 22% 14% 115
New Jersey 73% 21% 6% 290
New Mexico 73% 19% 8% 125
New York 69% 22% 9% 574
North Carolina 84% 9% 7% 465
North Dakota 74% 20% 6% 166
Ohio 77% 17% 6% 492
Oklahoma 77% 15% 7% 208
Oregon 68% 24% 8% 145
Pennsylvania 76% 18% 7% 515
South Carolina 81% 11% 9% 265
South Dakota 73% 17% 10% 137
Tennessee 89% 7% 4% 392
Texas 80% 15% 5% 1,202
Utah 61% 36% 3% 155
Virginia 86% 9% 5% 371
Washington 69% 23% 8% 211
West Virginia 87% 11% 2% 155
Wisconsin 76% 13% 11% 233
Wyoming 71% 21% 8% 142

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