Belief in Hell among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who strongly favor or favor 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 59% 32% 10% 162
Alaska 39% 54% 7% 176
Arizona 47% 46% 7% 359
Arkansas 66% 31% 3% 107
California 40% 53% 7% 2,340
Colorado 36% 53% 11% 311
Connecticut 41% 50% 9% 273
Delaware 47% 45% 8% 184
District of Columbia 32% 60% 7% 216
Florida 46% 47% 7% 1,076
Georgia 53% 41% 6% 423
Hawaii 45% 45% 10% 185
Idaho 39% 55% 6% 155
Illinois 46% 46% 9% 753
Indiana 55% 40% 5% 300
Iowa 43% 49% 8% 155
Kansas 54% 39% 7% 142
Kentucky 55% 37% 8% 156
Louisiana 55% 38% 8% 192
Maine 33% 57% 10% 204
Maryland 40% 51% 8% 394
Massachusetts 29% 59% 12% 514
Michigan 50% 42% 8% 506
Minnesota 40% 51% 9% 335
Missouri 51% 42% 7% 321
Montana 37% 56% 7% 163
Nebraska 50% 43% 6% 155
Nevada 38% 54% 8% 170
New Hampshire 38% 54% 8% 202
New Jersey 41% 48% 11% 527
New Mexico 35% 58% 7% 159
New York 39% 54% 7% 1,239
North Carolina 55% 39% 6% 461
North Dakota 51% 43% 6% 154
Ohio 50% 44% 6% 552
Oklahoma 55% 40% 4% 151
Oregon 30% 60% 10% 252
Pennsylvania 43% 49% 8% 719
Rhode Island 41% 52% 7% 192
South Carolina 54% 37% 8% 198
South Dakota 57% 34% 8% 147
Tennessee 56% 38% 6% 221
Texas 50% 41% 8% 1,132
Utah 36% 57% 7% 147
Vermont 32% 60% 9% 230
Virginia 44% 47% 10% 443
Washington 31% 60% 9% 454
West Virginia 60% 28% 12% 121
Wisconsin 46% 48% 6% 337
Wyoming 49% 45% 6% 151

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