Educational distribution among who believe in Hell by marital status (2014) Switch to: Marital status among who believe in Hell by educational group

% of who believe in Hell who have completed…

Marital status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,876. 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.
Married 40% 32% 18% 10% 9,876
Living with a partner 50% 36% 10% 4% 961
Divorced/separated 51% 34% 10% 4% 2,609
Widowed 62% 26% 7% 5% 1,840
Never married 49% 35% 11% 5% 3,711

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