Belief in Hell among third generation immigrants or higher by state (2014) Switch to: State among third generation immigrants or higher by belief in hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 460. 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 73% 20% 7% 460
Alaska 51% 42% 7% 251
Arizona 56% 35% 9% 503
Arkansas 79% 16% 6% 282
California 49% 42% 9% 2,235
Colorado 49% 42% 9% 403
Connecticut 46% 45% 9% 252
Delaware 57% 34% 9% 251
District of Columbia 48% 44% 8% 212
Florida 57% 35% 8% 1,363
Georgia 68% 26% 7% 823
Hawaii 53% 38% 9% 226
Idaho 53% 39% 7% 282
Illinois 58% 34% 8% 1,044
Indiana 67% 26% 8% 584
Iowa 58% 34% 9% 304
Kansas 65% 28% 7% 273
Kentucky 76% 18% 6% 414
Louisiana 73% 21% 6% 417
Maine 45% 44% 11% 251
Maryland 53% 39% 8% 490
Massachusetts 32% 56% 12% 474
Michigan 61% 31% 7% 826
Minnesota 53% 37% 10% 504
Mississippi 77% 18% 4% 299
Missouri 67% 26% 7% 571
Montana 49% 44% 7% 284
Nebraska 61% 31% 8% 264
Nevada 46% 41% 13% 226
New Hampshire 42% 46% 11% 249
New Jersey 52% 40% 8% 563
New Mexico 55% 36% 8% 246
New York 46% 45% 9% 1,209
North Carolina 70% 22% 8% 886
North Dakota 63% 31% 6% 301
Ohio 64% 30% 6% 971
Oklahoma 70% 24% 6% 357
Oregon 45% 45% 10% 345
Pennsylvania 58% 34% 8% 1,160
Rhode Island 48% 43% 9% 229
South Carolina 68% 22% 10% 446
South Dakota 65% 26% 8% 274
Tennessee 78% 16% 6% 584
Texas 67% 25% 8% 1,791
Utah 47% 46% 6% 271
Vermont 39% 52% 9% 246
Virginia 65% 28% 8% 709
Washington 44% 47% 10% 547
West Virginia 77% 16% 7% 289
Wisconsin 58% 33% 9% 516
Wyoming 55% 36% 9% 287

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