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

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Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 286. 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 60% 33% 7% 286
Baltimore Metro Area 40% 52% 8% 168
Boston Metro Area 31% 55% 13% 395
Chicago Metro Area 51% 41% 7% 580
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 62% 31% 7% 397
Detroit Metro Area 56% 38% 6% 243
Houston Metro Area 57% 32% 10% 278
Los Angeles Metro Area 36% 55% 9% 523
Miami Metro Area 39% 51% 10% 207
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 48% 43% 9% 285
New York City Metro Area 41% 50% 9% 1,056
Philadelphia Metro Area 43% 48% 9% 502
Phoenix Metro Area 54% 35% 11% 298
Pittsburgh Metro Area 52% 38% 10% 217
Providence Metro Area 40% 49% 11% 300
Riverside, CA Metro Area 54% 35% 11% 179
San Diego Metro Area 45% 46% 9% 179
San Francisco Metro Area 23% 67% 10% 321
Seattle Metro Area 34% 57% 10% 243
St. Louis Metro Area 59% 35% 6% 213
Tampa Metro Area 48% 42% 10% 230
Washington, DC Metro Area 39% 53% 8% 500

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