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

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 105. 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 74% 16% 9% 105
California 70% 25% 6% 206
District of Columbia 68% 25% 8% 119
Florida 73% 21% 7% 227
Georgia 74% 20% 6% 251
Illinois 72% 20% 8% 156
Louisiana 76% 14% 10% 119
Maryland 66% 27% 7% 156
Michigan 68% 24% 7% 123
Mississippi 82% 15% 2% 103
New York 67% 23% 10% 240
North Carolina 81% 15% 4% 183
Ohio 65% 28% 7% 102
Pennsylvania 63% 25% 11% 112
South Carolina 76% 19% 5% 112
Texas 79% 17% 5% 263
Virginia 69% 26% 5% 119

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