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

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 206. 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 78% 16% 7% 206
Alaska 49% 44% 7% 115
Arizona 53% 32% 14% 240
Arkansas 74% 17% 9% 120
California 50% 39% 11% 1,305
Colorado 48% 41% 12% 171
Connecticut 54% 35% 11% 133
Delaware 59% 34% 8% 116
Florida 57% 34% 9% 757
Georgia 67% 23% 9% 342
Hawaii 46% 38% 16% 141
Idaho 58% 35% 6% 126
Illinois 58% 33% 9% 470
Indiana 74% 20% 6% 250
Iowa 57% 33% 10% 138
Kansas 61% 29% 10% 120
Kentucky 78% 15% 8% 167
Louisiana 65% 25% 10% 165
Maine 44% 40% 16% 131
Maryland 55% 37% 8% 242
Massachusetts 43% 49% 8% 241
Michigan 59% 33% 8% 392
Minnesota 56% 35% 8% 213
Mississippi 85% 10% 6% 106
Missouri 69% 23% 8% 244
Montana 52% 42% 6% 109
Nebraska 62% 29% 9% 105
Nevada 54% 35% 11% 119
New Hampshire 40% 52% 8% 113
New Jersey 54% 35% 11% 327
New Mexico 55% 35% 10% 141
New York 49% 40% 11% 722
North Carolina 71% 23% 6% 409
North Dakota 67% 28% 5% 126
Ohio 63% 30% 7% 457
Oklahoma 69% 26% 5% 152
Oregon 43% 45% 12% 159
Pennsylvania 57% 35% 8% 526
Rhode Island 54% 38% 8% 131
South Carolina 68% 23% 8% 186
South Dakota 58% 31% 11% 109
Tennessee 83% 12% 5% 278
Texas 67% 27% 6% 843
Utah 35% 60% 5% 110
Vermont 38% 50% 12% 114
Virginia 68% 24% 8% 319
Washington 42% 48% 10% 265
West Virginia 78% 17% 5% 127
Wisconsin 63% 27% 9% 230
Wyoming 59% 31% 11% 129

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