Belief in Hell among college graduates by state (2014) Switch to: State among college graduates by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 109. 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.
Alabama 65% 24% 11% 109
Arizona 44% 45% 11% 157
California 40% 50% 10% 1,000
Colorado 45% 49% 6% 146
Connecticut 34% 60% 6% 104
Florida 48% 44% 8% 479
Georgia 61% 30% 9% 224
Illinois 44% 47% 9% 351
Indiana 55% 36% 9% 134
Louisiana 67% 24% 9% 115
Maryland 46% 46% 8% 173
Massachusetts 29% 59% 12% 215
Michigan 50% 42% 8% 227
Minnesota 56% 34% 10% 182
Missouri 56% 37% 6% 160
New Jersey 49% 47% 4% 227
New York 36% 56% 8% 499
North Carolina 56% 39% 5% 250
Ohio 50% 38% 11% 264
Oregon 26% 69% 6% 119
Pennsylvania 51% 42% 6% 319
South Carolina 58% 35% 7% 111
Tennessee 62% 34% 4% 146
Texas 59% 33% 8% 609
Virginia 54% 37% 9% 291
Washington 38% 53% 9% 207
Wisconsin 55% 35% 10% 141

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