Generational cohort among who do not believe in Hell by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who do not believe in Hell by generational group

% of who do not believe in Hell who are…

Religious traditionYounger MillennialOlder MillennialGeneration XBaby BoomerSilentGreatestSample size
Buddhist19%16%25%30%9%< 1%189
Evangelical Protestant11%13%26%35%14%2%940
Hindu14%37%40%7%1%< 1%115
Historically Black Protestant11%22%25%32%10%1%223
Jehovah's Witness10%10%29%35%15%1%209
Mainline Protestant7%8%23%38%21%3%2,008
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")22%21%28%23%6%1%5,194
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.

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