Belief in Hell among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by belief in hell

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who …in hell

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 36% 60% 4% 102
Catholic 65% 27% 7% 3,868
Evangelical Protestant 83% 10% 7% 5,851
Historically Black Protestant 81% 14% 5% 454
Jewish 29% 65% 6% 336
Mainline Protestant 63% 27% 10% 3,687
Mormon 63% 30% 7% 524
Orthodox Christian 63% 34% 3% 120
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 26% 66% 8% 3,541

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