Marital status among adults who do not believe in Hell by religious group

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Religious tradition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married 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 33% 16% 14% 2% 35% 191
Catholic 53% 8% 11% 7% 20% 2,074
Evangelical Protestant 50% 7% 16% 9% 19% 951
Hindu 58% 4% 5% < 1% 33% 117
Historically Black Protestant 25% 8% 24% 8% 35% 224
Jehovah's Witness 55% 5% 12% 8% 20% 214
Jewish 57% 5% 8% 6% 24% 634
Mainline Protestant 57% 7% 13% 10% 14% 2,045
Mormon 66% 3% 8% 5% 18% 227
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 40% 11% 11% 3% 35% 5,256

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are ages…

Marital status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 6,229. 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.
Married 7% 41% 31% 21% 6,229
Living with a partner 36% 40% 17% 7% 990
Divorced/separated 6% 35% 40% 19% 1,685
Widowed < 1% 6% 20% 74% 959
Never married 65% 24% 8% 2% 2,699

Generational cohort among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Marital status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 6,229. 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.
Married 2% 12% 34% 39% 13% 1% 6,229
Living with a partner 18% 30% 29% 20% 3% < 1% 990
Divorced/separated 2% 8% 32% 47% 11% 1% 1,685
Widowed < 1% 1% 6% 29% 50% 14% 959
Never married 47% 26% 16% 9% 1% < 1% 2,699

Gender composition among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Marital status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 50% 50% 6,347
Living with a partner 51% 49% 1,008
Divorced/separated 48% 52% 1,717
Widowed 26% 74% 990
Never married 59% 41% 2,722

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who identify as…

Marital status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 6,249. 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.
Married 76% 4% 5% 12% 3% 6,249
Living with a partner 67% 8% 3% 17% 5% 999
Divorced/separated 71% 9% 1% 14% 4% 1,690
Widowed 82% 6% 2% 8% 3% 975
Never married 61% 11% 8% 16% 5% 2,696

Immigrant status among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Marital status Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 6,293. 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.
Married 17% 10% 73% 6,293
Living with a partner 16% 13% 72% 998
Divorced/separated 14% 8% 77% 1,700
Widowed 9% 18% 73% 973
Never married 14% 18% 68% 2,691

Income distribution among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who have a household income of…

Marital status Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 5,628. 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.
Married 15% 15% 33% 36% 5,628
Living with a partner 38% 22% 24% 17% 934
Divorced/separated 44% 21% 24% 11% 1,573
Widowed 50% 23% 17% 11% 815
Never married 35% 24% 25% 16% 2,449

Educational distribution among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

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

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 6,320. 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.
Married 28% 25% 25% 22% 6,320
Living with a partner 32% 33% 22% 13% 1,004
Divorced/separated 35% 34% 17% 14% 1,707
Widowed 47% 28% 14% 12% 984
Never married 37% 36% 18% 9% 2,716

Parent of children under 18 among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 6,322. 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.
Married 38% 62% 6,322
Living with a partner 27% 73% 1,005
Divorced/separated 23% 77% 1,716
Widowed 5% 95% 988
Never married 9% 91% 2,721

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say they…

Marital status Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 40% 25% 9% 1% 21% 4% 6,347
Living with a partner 28% 25% 12% 1% 31% 3% 1,008
Divorced/separated 44% 25% 7% 1% 19% 4% 1,717
Widowed 52% 24% 8% 2% 11% 3% 990
Never married 29% 21% 11% < 1% 35% 4% 2,722

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say religion is…

Marital status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 32% 27% 17% 23% 1% 6,347
Living with a partner 18% 28% 20% 33% < 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 32% 26% 17% 25% 1% 1,717
Widowed 45% 25% 14% 15% 1% 990
Never married 19% 23% 25% 33% 1% 2,722

Attendance at religious services among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who attend religious services…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 23% 33% 44% < 1% 6,347
Living with a partner 8% 31% 61% < 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 18% 29% 53% < 1% 1,717
Widowed 26% 32% 42% 1% 990
Never married 12% 33% 55% < 1% 2,722

Frequency of prayer among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who pray…

Marital status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 36% 15% 7% 41% 1% 6,347
Living with a partner 27% 11% 8% 54% < 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 42% 15% 5% 38% 1% 1,717
Widowed 52% 13% 4% 30% 2% 990
Never married 23% 12% 8% 57% < 1% 2,722

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who attend prayer group…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 14% 5% 6% 75% < 1% 6,347
Living with a partner 7% 6% 5% 83% < 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 14% 7% 6% 73% 1% 1,717
Widowed 16% 6% 7% 70% 1% 990
Never married 8% 4% 6% 81% < 1% 2,722

Frequency of meditation among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who meditate…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 35% 9% 5% 49% 1% 6,347
Living with a partner 32% 11% 6% 50% 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 43% 11% 4% 41% 1% 1,717
Widowed 46% 8% 4% 40% 2% 990
Never married 28% 10% 6% 55% 1% 2,722

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 51% 15% 11% 22% 1% 6,347
Living with a partner 46% 17% 12% 25% 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 50% 15% 9% 23% 2% 1,717
Widowed 54% 10% 10% 24% 2% 990
Never married 41% 18% 11% 29% 1% 2,722

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 46% 16% 14% 23% 1% 6,347
Living with a partner 53% 17% 12% 17% < 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 51% 15% 12% 22% 1% 1,717
Widowed 43% 10% 14% 32% 2% 990
Never married 51% 17% 13% 19% 1% 2,722

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Marital status Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 16% 15% 51% 15% 2% 6,347
Living with a partner 8% 19% 57% 16% 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 16% 18% 52% 12% 2% 1,717
Widowed 21% 11% 55% 9% 3% 990
Never married 10% 20% 51% 17% 1% 2,722

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say…

Marital status There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 26% 72% 1% 1% 6,347
Living with a partner 18% 80% 1% 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 23% 75% 1% 1% 1,717
Widowed 22% 74% 2% 2% 990
Never married 18% 80% 1% 1% 2,722

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who read scripture…

Marital status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 18% 8% 8% 65% 1% 6,347
Living with a partner 13% 8% 7% 73% < 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 21% 8% 6% 64% 1% 1,717
Widowed 26% 7% 8% 58% 1% 990
Never married 14% 7% 7% 71% < 1% 2,722

Interpreting scripture among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say the holy scripture is…

Marital status Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 11% 20% 1% 61% 7% 6,347
Living with a partner 8% 12% < 1% 75% 6% 1,008
Divorced/separated 15% 18% 1% 59% 7% 1,717
Widowed 17% 24% 2% 44% 12% 990
Never married 8% 16% 1% 71% 5% 2,722

Belief in Heaven among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who …in heaven

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 40% 54% 6% 6,347
Living with a partner 32% 64% 4% 1,008
Divorced/separated 39% 56% 6% 1,717
Widowed 55% 36% 9% 990
Never married 33% 63% 4% 2,722

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who identify as…

Marital status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 30% 18% 52% 6,347
Living with a partner 19% 22% 59% 1,008
Divorced/separated 25% 22% 53% 1,717
Widowed 30% 18% 52% 990
Never married 22% 19% 59% 2,722

Political ideology among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Marital status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 23% 36% 35% 6% 6,347
Living with a partner 18% 31% 46% 6% 1,008
Divorced/separated 23% 33% 38% 6% 1,717
Widowed 29% 35% 27% 9% 990
Never married 16% 36% 41% 7% 2,722

Views about size of government among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who would rather have…

Marital status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 51% 42% 3% 4% 6,347
Living with a partner 42% 50% 4% 4% 1,008
Divorced/separated 46% 48% 3% 3% 1,717
Widowed 49% 38% 6% 7% 990
Never married 45% 49% 3% 3% 2,722

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say government aid to the poor…

Marital status Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 39% 57% 3% 1% 6,347
Living with a partner 31% 64% 4% 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 32% 63% 3% 2% 1,717
Widowed 37% 56% 4% 3% 990
Never married 33% 61% 3% 2% 2,722

Views about abortion among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say abortion should be…

Marital status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 71% 25% 3% 6,347
Living with a partner 78% 20% 2% 1,008
Divorced/separated 72% 24% 4% 1,717
Widowed 61% 32% 7% 990
Never married 75% 22% 3% 2,722

Views about homosexuality among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say homosexuality…

Marital status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 78% 16% 3% 3% 6,347
Living with a partner 86% 10% 2% 1% 1,008
Divorced/separated 77% 17% 3% 2% 1,717
Widowed 67% 24% 5% 4% 990
Never married 86% 10% 2% 2% 2,722

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who …same-sex marriage

Marital status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 72% 22% 6% 6,347
Living with a partner 83% 13% 5% 1,008
Divorced/separated 69% 23% 7% 1,717
Widowed 58% 30% 11% 990
Never married 83% 13% 4% 2,722

Views about environmental regulation among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say…

Marital status Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 29% 66% 2% 3% 6,347
Living with a partner 24% 72% 2% 2% 1,008
Divorced/separated 29% 66% 2% 3% 1,717
Widowed 30% 60% 3% 6% 990
Never married 24% 72% 2% 2% 2,722

Views about human evolution among adults who do not believe in Hell by marital status

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say humans…

Marital status Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,347. 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.
Married 54% 19% 5% 19% 3% 6,347
Living with a partner 65% 18% 3% 13% 2% 1,008
Divorced/separated 49% 21% 4% 24% 3% 1,717
Widowed 39% 17% 5% 30% 8% 990
Never married 65% 15% 3% 15% 2% 2,722