Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in Hell

% of adults who believe in Hell who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 19,167. 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.
2014 51% 41% 4% 3% 19,167
2007 40% 50% 5% 5% 20,461

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Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in Hell by religious group

% of adults who believe in Hell who say homosexuality…

Religious tradition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
Catholic 66% 27% 4% 4% 4,475
Evangelical Protestant 33% 59% 4% 4% 6,978
Historically Black Protestant 48% 43% 6% 3% 1,557
Jewish 54% 43% 3% < 1% 144
Mainline Protestant 60% 32% 5% 3% 3,327
Mormon 34% 61% 3% 2% 381
Muslim 39% 54% 4% 2% 173
Orthodox Christian 55% 37% 4% 4% 101
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 71% 22% 3% 3% 1,699

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who are ages…

Views about homosexuality 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 9,274. 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.
Should be accepted 28% 36% 25% 12% 9,274
Should be discouraged 14% 32% 30% 23% 8,115
Neither/both equally 16% 38% 29% 17% 793
Don't know 14% 38% 26% 22% 632

Generational cohort among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who are…

Views about homosexuality Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 9,274. 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.
Should be accepted 18% 16% 29% 29% 7% 1% 9,274
Should be discouraged 9% 11% 27% 36% 16% 2% 8,115
Neither/both equally 8% 15% 32% 34% 11% 1% 793
Don't know 7% 13% 32% 31% 16% 2% 632

Gender composition among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who are…

Views about homosexuality Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 43% 57% 9,371
Should be discouraged 53% 47% 8,303
Neither/both equally 49% 51% 821
Don't know 43% 57% 672

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who identify as…

Views about homosexuality White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 9,291. 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.
Should be accepted 60% 14% 3% 18% 4% 9,291
Should be discouraged 67% 15% 2% 12% 3% 8,202
Neither/both equally 60% 16% 1% 17% 4% 805
Don't know 63% 13% 3% 16% 6% 643

Immigrant status among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who are…

Views about homosexuality Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 9,257. 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.
Should be accepted 15% 11% 74% 9,257
Should be discouraged 13% 6% 81% 8,187
Neither/both equally 13% 9% 78% 800
Don't know 18% 9% 73% 649

Income distribution among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who have a household income of…

Views about homosexuality Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 8,327. 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.
Should be accepted 38% 21% 25% 16% 8,327
Should be discouraged 38% 22% 27% 14% 7,140
Neither/both equally 35% 23% 27% 16% 685
Don't know 44% 17% 23% 15% 498

Educational distribution among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who have completed…

Views about homosexuality High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,339. 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.
Should be accepted 44% 34% 15% 8% 9,339
Should be discouraged 48% 32% 13% 7% 8,245
Neither/both equally 42% 35% 14% 9% 815
Don't know 51% 31% 12% 6% 663

Marital status among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who are…

Views about homosexuality Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 9,353. 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.
Should be accepted 43% 9% 13% 5% 29% 9,353
Should be discouraged 57% 3% 13% 9% 18% 8,268
Neither/both equally 50% 7% 15% 7% 21% 814
Don't know 52% 3% 14% 11% 20% 658

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who are…

Views about homosexuality Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 9,343. 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.
Should be accepted 32% 68% 9,343
Should be discouraged 30% 70% 8,271
Neither/both equally 29% 71% 815
Don't know 35% 65% 665

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who say they…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 70% 24% 4% 1% 1% 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 89% 9% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 8,303
Neither/both equally 84% 12% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 821
Don't know 82% 13% 3% 2% < 1% < 1% 672

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who say religion is…

Views about homosexuality Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 55% 33% 8% 3% < 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 83% 13% 2% 1% < 1% 8,303
Neither/both equally 77% 17% 3% 2% 1% 821
Don't know 75% 18% 4% 1% 2% 672

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who attend religious services…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 33% 42% 25% < 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 63% 25% 12% < 1% 8,303
Neither/both equally 50% 31% 18% 1% 821
Don't know 48% 32% 19% 2% 672

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who pray…

Views about homosexuality At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 58% 21% 7% 14% < 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 80% 12% 3% 4% 1% 8,303
Neither/both equally 75% 13% 3% 8% 1% 821
Don't know 74% 14% 4% 6% 3% 672

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who attend prayer group…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 19% 12% 10% 59% < 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 48% 12% 9% 30% 1% 8,303
Neither/both equally 37% 12% 9% 41% 1% 821
Don't know 32% 10% 12% 44% 2% 672

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who meditate…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 36% 9% 4% 50% 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 52% 7% 3% 36% 2% 8,303
Neither/both equally 49% 7% 3% 39% 3% 821
Don't know 48% 8% 3% 38% 3% 672

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 57% 17% 11% 13% 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 74% 11% 6% 8% 1% 8,303
Neither/both equally 70% 13% 6% 8% 3% 821
Don't know 69% 11% 7% 10% 3% 672

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 41% 17% 14% 27% 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 47% 15% 11% 25% 2% 8,303
Neither/both equally 46% 12% 12% 27% 2% 821
Don't know 45% 14% 11% 27% 4% 672

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Views about homosexuality Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 30% 10% 50% 8% 2% 9,371
Should be discouraged 63% 4% 28% 3% 2% 8,303
Neither/both equally 50% 5% 37% 3% 5% 821
Don't know 50% 3% 36% 4% 7% 672

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who say…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 29% 69% 1% 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 52% 45% 1% 1% 8,303
Neither/both equally 38% 56% 4% 2% 821
Don't know 40% 54% 3% 3% 672

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who read scripture…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 31% 13% 10% 45% < 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 64% 10% 7% 18% 1% 8,303
Neither/both equally 54% 10% 9% 27% 1% 821
Don't know 49% 15% 7% 27% 2% 672

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who say the holy scripture is…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 30% 39% 2% 23% 6% 9,371
Should be discouraged 61% 25% 4% 6% 4% 8,303
Neither/both equally 40% 31% 8% 9% 12% 821
Don't know 47% 27% 8% 9% 9% 672

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who …in heaven

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 96% 2% 2% 9,371
Should be discouraged 94% 3% 3% 8,303
Neither/both equally 93% 2% 5% 821
Don't know 93% 3% 4% 672

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who identify as…

Views about homosexuality Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 35% 17% 48% 9,371
Should be discouraged 56% 14% 30% 8,303
Neither/both equally 40% 26% 33% 821
Don't know 39% 30% 31% 672

Political ideology among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who are…

Views about homosexuality Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 32% 40% 22% 6% 9,371
Should be discouraged 61% 22% 11% 5% 8,303
Neither/both equally 44% 32% 14% 10% 821
Don't know 46% 27% 12% 16% 672

Views about size of government among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who would rather have…

Views about homosexuality Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 47% 48% 2% 3% 9,371
Should be discouraged 63% 32% 2% 3% 8,303
Neither/both equally 55% 31% 7% 7% 821
Don't know 47% 37% 5% 11% 672

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who say government aid to the poor…

Views about homosexuality Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 44% 51% 3% 1% 9,371
Should be discouraged 57% 38% 3% 2% 8,303
Neither/both equally 48% 36% 13% 2% 821
Don't know 42% 41% 6% 10% 672

Views about abortion among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who say abortion should be…

Views about homosexuality Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 58% 39% 3% 9,371
Should be discouraged 25% 72% 3% 8,303
Neither/both equally 34% 56% 10% 821
Don't know 29% 52% 19% 672

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who …same-sex marriage

Views about homosexuality Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 72% 22% 6% 9,371
Should be discouraged 6% 90% 4% 8,303
Neither/both equally 21% 48% 31% 821
Don't know 15% 39% 46% 672

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who say…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 37% 60% 2% 2% 9,371
Should be discouraged 53% 42% 2% 3% 8,303
Neither/both equally 43% 42% 9% 6% 821
Don't know 43% 43% 4% 10% 672

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in Hell by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in Hell who say humans…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 9,371. 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.
Should be accepted 28% 35% 3% 32% 3% 9,371
Should be discouraged 10% 23% 2% 60% 5% 8,303
Neither/both equally 11% 29% 5% 43% 11% 821
Don't know 11% 26% 7% 42% 14% 672