Belief in Hell among adults with an education level of high school or less by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with an education level of high school or less by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 169. 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 71% 21% 8% 169
Arizona 62% 31% 8% 179
Arkansas 78% 17% 6% 136
California 61% 32% 8% 1,015
Colorado 54% 28% 18% 115
Florida 61% 31% 8% 619
Georgia 72% 23% 5% 321
Illinois 66% 25% 9% 381
Indiana 69% 25% 6% 262
Iowa 59% 29% 12% 107
Kentucky 77% 18% 5% 195
Louisiana 71% 21% 8% 179
Maine 47% 35% 17% 101
Maryland 58% 32% 11% 149
Massachusetts 47% 44% 9% 175
Michigan 67% 26% 8% 291
Minnesota 56% 38% 6% 135
Mississippi 71% 23% 6% 109
Missouri 71% 21% 8% 211
New Jersey 59% 29% 12% 244
New Mexico 69% 24% 8% 104
New York 57% 32% 11% 553
North Carolina 76% 17% 7% 294
Ohio 70% 25% 5% 388
Oklahoma 73% 24% 4% 156
Oregon 53% 33% 13% 101
Pennsylvania 63% 29% 8% 479
South Carolina 75% 16% 9% 180
Tennessee 84% 12% 4% 221
Texas 70% 25% 6% 849
Virginia 73% 20% 7% 201
Washington 49% 44% 7% 174
West Virginia 80% 13% 7% 135
Wisconsin 57% 33% 10% 196

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