Belief in Hell among Christians by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Christians by belief in hell

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Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 400. 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 76% 17% 7% 400
Baltimore Metro Area 61% 32% 7% 172
Boston Metro Area 48% 37% 15% 280
Chicago Metro Area 67% 25% 8% 621
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 74% 20% 6% 516
Detroit Metro Area 73% 20% 7% 268
Houston Metro Area 75% 17% 8% 366
Los Angeles Metro Area 65% 26% 9% 671
Miami Metro Area 67% 22% 11% 319
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 62% 28% 10% 248
New York City Metro Area 63% 27% 10% 1,065
Philadelphia Metro Area 59% 30% 11% 501
Phoenix Metro Area 66% 23% 11% 278
Pittsburgh Metro Area 63% 29% 8% 199
Providence Metro Area 53% 34% 13% 272
Riverside, CA Metro Area 76% 17% 7% 272
San Diego Metro Area 67% 23% 10% 219
San Francisco Metro Area 62% 27% 11% 212
Seattle Metro Area 55% 33% 12% 185
St. Louis Metro Area 68% 25% 6% 203
Tampa Metro Area 67% 25% 8% 216
Washington, DC Metro Area 68% 25% 8% 574

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