Belief in God among who believe in Hell by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who believe in Hell by belief in God

% of who believe in Hell who say they…

Metro areaBelieve in God; absolutely certainBelieve in God; fairly certainBelieve in God; not too/not at all certainBelieve in God; don't knowDo not believe in GodOther/don't know if they believe in GodSample size
Atlanta Metro Area87%11%1%< 1%< 1%1%321
Baltimore Metro Area83%13%3%< 1%1%1%113
Boston Metro Area71%24%2%1%2%1%156
Chicago Metro Area73%23%3%1%< 1%1%428
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area85%12%2%< 1%< 1%< 1%415
Detroit Metro Area83%14%1%< 1%1%< 1%213
Houston Metro Area80%17%2%1%1%< 1%305
Los Angeles Metro Area67%25%4%1%1%1%488
Miami Metro Area79%14%3%1%2%1%236
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area66%31%2%< 1%1%< 1%175
New York City Metro Area76%18%3%1%1%1%806
Philadelphia Metro Area78%17%3%< 1%< 1%1%342
Phoenix Metro Area78%17%2%< 1%2%1%200
Pittsburgh Metro Area82%12%3%< 1%< 1%3%139
Providence Metro Area78%16%4%< 1%2%1%157
Riverside, CA Metro Area80%16%3%< 1%< 1%< 1%215
San Diego Metro Area68%22%5%2%3%< 1%151
San Francisco Metro Area68%15%11%4%< 1%1%142
Seattle Metro Area76%17%3%1%1%1%122
St. Louis Metro Area83%12%4%< 1%< 1%< 1%156
Tampa Metro Area77%18%3%< 1%< 1%1%169
Washington, DC Metro Area80%17%2%< 1%< 1%< 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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