Belief in Hell among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good by belief in hell

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good who …in hell

Importance of religion in one's life Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,210. 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.
Very important 78% 15% 7% 9,210
Somewhat important 62% 30% 8% 3,706
Not too important 37% 55% 9% 1,373
Not at all important 15% 77% 7% 1,211

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