Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among who believe in Hell by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who believe in Hell by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of who believe in Hell who say…

Metro areaThere are clear standards for what is right and wrongRight or wrong depends on the situationNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area44%54%1%< 1%321
Baltimore Metro Area35%64%1%1%113
Boston Metro Area29%66%5%< 1%156
Chicago Metro Area32%66%1%< 1%428
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area41%57%1%1%415
Detroit Metro Area49%47%1%3%213
Houston Metro Area37%61%2%1%305
Los Angeles Metro Area34%62%1%3%488
Miami Metro Area38%60%1%< 1%236
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area39%60%1%< 1%175
New York City Metro Area27%71%1%1%806
Philadelphia Metro Area37%62%< 1%1%342
Phoenix Metro Area45%48%3%5%200
Pittsburgh Metro Area39%59%2%1%139
Providence Metro Area38%59%1%3%157
Riverside, CA Metro Area41%56%2%2%215
San Diego Metro Area35%61%2%2%151
San Francisco Metro Area41%55%5%< 1%142
Seattle Metro Area36%61%3%1%122
St. Louis Metro Area40%59%< 1%1%156
Tampa Metro Area39%58%3%< 1%169
Washington, DC Metro Area39%59%2%< 1%411
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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