Educational distribution among who believe in Hell by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who believe in Hell by educational group

% of who believe in Hell who have completed…

Religious tradition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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Catholic 47% 29% 16% 8% 4,455
Evangelical Protestant 45% 35% 14% 6% 6,938
Historically Black Protestant 51% 34% 9% 5% 1,548
Jewish 34% 33% 17% 17% 144
Mainline Protestant 41% 33% 17% 9% 3,310
Mormon 28% 41% 22% 9% 380
Muslim 38% 27% 22% 13% 173
Orthodox Christian 25% 36% 23% 15% 101
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 56% 32% 9% 4% 1,688

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