Belief in God among who do not believe in Hell by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who do not believe in Hell by belief in God

% of who do not 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 Area38%23%13%< 1%21%5%149
Baltimore Metro Area36%21%9%< 1%31%3%111
Boston Metro Area24%24%15%1%32%4%281
Chicago Metro Area31%29%10%< 1%26%4%359
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area43%26%4%< 1%22%4%192
Detroit Metro Area38%26%9%1%23%2%123
Houston Metro Area40%28%10%< 1%21%1%165
Los Angeles Metro Area36%21%16%1%24%2%493
Miami Metro Area36%26%12%2%23%1%203
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area33%26%11%< 1%25%5%140
New York City Metro Area37%24%11%< 1%24%5%811
Philadelphia Metro Area34%22%8%1%30%5%311
Phoenix Metro Area35%27%11%< 1%24%3%154
Providence Metro Area27%27%12%1%28%6%158
Riverside, CA Metro Area39%26%7%1%24%2%120
San Diego Metro Area36%18%14%< 1%29%3%138
San Francisco Metro Area25%20%12%1%38%3%302
Seattle Metro Area30%22%12%< 1%32%3%183
Tampa Metro Area42%16%4%< 1%33%4%126
Washington, DC Metro Area32%22%10%< 1%28%9%430
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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