Belief in Hell among non-parents by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among non-parents by belief in hell

% of non-parents who …in hell

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 31% 64% 5% 217
Catholic 62% 29% 9% 5,411
Evangelical Protestant 82% 11% 7% 6,385
Hindu 29% 64% 7% 115
Historically Black Protestant 81% 12% 7% 1,421
Jehovah's Witness 8% 87% 5% 182
Jewish 20% 72% 8% 661
Mainline Protestant 59% 30% 11% 4,844
Mormon 60% 31% 9% 419
Muslim 75% 18% 7% 147
Orthodox Christian 54% 33% 13% 137
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 25% 66% 9% 5,788

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