Educational distribution among who do not believe in Hell by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who do not believe in Hell by educational group

% of who do not believe in Hell who have completed…

Religious tradition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 191. 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.
Buddhist 16% 31% 27% 25% 191
Catholic 44% 25% 18% 13% 2,063
Evangelical Protestant 40% 36% 16% 8% 952
Hindu 11% 17% 25% 47% 117
Historically Black Protestant 52% 32% 9% 7% 224
Jehovah's Witness 64% 24% 9% 3% 212
Jewish 15% 18% 32% 35% 635
Mainline Protestant 28% 26% 24% 22% 2,045
Mormon 23% 37% 27% 14% 226
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 31% 32% 23% 15% 5,262

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