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% of adults who believe in God and are fairly certain who are in…

Belief in HellAlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingSample size
Believe1%< 1%2%1%14%1%1%< 1%< 1%6%2%< 1%1%4%3%1%1%1%1%< 1%1%2%3%2%1%2%< 1%1%1%1%3%1%6%3%< 1%4%1%1%5%< 1%1%< 1%2%8%1%< 1%2%2%1%2%< 1%2,972
Don't believe1%< 1%2%1%14%2%1%< 1%< 1%6%2%< 1%< 1%5%2%1%1%1%1%1%2%4%3%2%< 1%2%< 1%< 1%1%1%4%1%7%2%< 1%3%1%1%5%< 1%1%< 1%1%6%1%< 1%2%3%< 1%2%< 1%3,120
Other/don't know1%< 1%2%< 1%13%4%2%< 1%< 1%5%2%< 1%< 1%5%1%1%< 1%1%1%1%2%4%4%1%< 1%1%< 1%< 1%1%1%4%1%8%1%< 1%3%1%2%3%< 1%1%< 1%1%8%1%< 1%2%3%< 1%2%< 1%700
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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