Belief in Hell among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by belief in hell

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Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 183. 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 56% 37% 7% 183
Baltimore Metro Area 41% 47% 12% 124
Boston Metro Area 36% 52% 13% 263
Chicago Metro Area 52% 39% 9% 401
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 54% 37% 10% 246
Detroit Metro Area 53% 39% 9% 182
Houston Metro Area 62% 33% 5% 198
Los Angeles Metro Area 47% 44% 8% 443
Miami Metro Area 50% 37% 13% 220
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 47% 48% 5% 155
New York City Metro Area 45% 46% 9% 836
Philadelphia Metro Area 41% 48% 11% 329
Phoenix Metro Area 49% 41% 10% 178
Pittsburgh Metro Area 56% 34% 10% 112
Providence Metro Area 36% 50% 13% 180
Riverside, CA Metro Area 51% 37% 12% 160
San Diego Metro Area 49% 43% 8% 123
San Francisco Metro Area 32% 62% 6% 223
Seattle Metro Area 27% 67% 7% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 55% 38% 7% 126
Tampa Metro Area 45% 44% 12% 147
Washington, DC Metro Area 44% 48% 8% 366

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