Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by belief in hell

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Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 361. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 77% 16% 7% 361
Baltimore Metro Area 64% 27% 8% 145
Boston Metro Area 57% 28% 14% 193
Chicago Metro Area 71% 20% 9% 486
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 77% 18% 5% 478
Detroit Metro Area 76% 20% 5% 249
Houston Metro Area 78% 17% 6% 337
Los Angeles Metro Area 64% 28% 9% 562
Miami Metro Area 70% 20% 10% 288
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 64% 25% 11% 187
New York City Metro Area 65% 27% 8% 951
Philadelphia Metro Area 65% 27% 8% 413
Phoenix Metro Area 70% 21% 9% 246
Pittsburgh Metro Area 66% 25% 8% 171
Providence Metro Area 65% 24% 11% 198
Riverside, CA Metro Area 73% 19% 8% 248
San Diego Metro Area 67% 24% 9% 178
San Francisco Metro Area 62% 31% 7% 181
Seattle Metro Area 54% 36% 9% 158
St. Louis Metro Area 74% 20% 5% 184
Tampa Metro Area 65% 27% 7% 208
Washington, DC Metro Area 71% 22% 7% 492

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