Belief in Hell among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by marital status (2014) Switch to: Marital status among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by belief in hell

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who …in hell

Marital status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,092. 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 83% 11% 6% 5,092
Living with a partner 77% 15% 8% 388
Divorced/separated 81% 13% 6% 1,490
Widowed 81% 11% 8% 1,234
Never married 83% 13% 5% 1,564

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