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

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 256. 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 68% 22% 11% 256
Alaska 47% 47% 6% 152
Arizona 53% 40% 7% 352
Arkansas 72% 20% 7% 163
California 50% 43% 8% 1,868
Colorado 49% 41% 9% 283
Connecticut 42% 50% 7% 190
Delaware 54% 34% 11% 127
District of Columbia 47% 48% 5% 146
Florida 54% 39% 8% 1,051
Georgia 62% 32% 6% 469
Hawaii 56% 33% 11% 161
Idaho 55% 38% 6% 155
Illinois 52% 39% 9% 656
Indiana 62% 30% 8% 330
Iowa 62% 31% 7% 175
Kansas 57% 32% 11% 171
Kentucky 72% 24% 4% 210
Louisiana 68% 26% 6% 231
Maine 40% 48% 12% 136
Maryland 56% 35% 9% 325
Massachusetts 39% 53% 8% 348
Michigan 60% 33% 7% 477
Minnesota 54% 37% 9% 273
Mississippi 76% 17% 7% 153
Missouri 65% 29% 6% 324
Montana 45% 47% 8% 174
Nebraska 63% 31% 6% 154
Nevada 44% 42% 14% 183
New Hampshire 38% 51% 11% 142
New Jersey 55% 37% 8% 426
New Mexico 57% 33% 10% 153
New York 49% 43% 8% 878
North Carolina 66% 28% 6% 509
North Dakota 62% 33% 5% 191
Ohio 63% 30% 7% 533
Oklahoma 68% 26% 6% 194
Oregon 46% 44% 11% 207
Pennsylvania 56% 38% 6% 633
Rhode Island 44% 43% 13% 143
South Carolina 65% 27% 9% 226
South Dakota 66% 24% 10% 155
Tennessee 75% 18% 6% 337
Texas 63% 30% 7% 1,325
Utah 54% 40% 6% 172
Vermont 42% 49% 9% 162
Virginia 58% 33% 9% 465
Washington 43% 49% 8% 344
West Virginia 75% 18% 7% 150
Wisconsin 52% 38% 10% 311
Wyoming 62% 33% 5% 165

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