Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by belief in hell

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in hell

Metro areaBelieveDon't believeOther/don't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area77%16%7%361
Baltimore Metro Area64%27%8%145
Boston Metro Area57%28%14%193
Chicago Metro Area71%20%9%486
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area77%18%5%478
Detroit Metro Area76%20%5%249
Houston Metro Area78%17%6%337
Los Angeles Metro Area64%28%9%562
Miami Metro Area70%20%10%288
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area64%25%11%187
New York City Metro Area65%27%8%951
Philadelphia Metro Area65%27%8%413
Phoenix Metro Area70%21%9%246
Pittsburgh Metro Area66%25%8%171
Providence Metro Area65%24%11%198
Riverside, CA Metro Area73%19%8%248
San Diego Metro Area67%24%9%178
San Francisco Metro Area62%31%7%181
Seattle Metro Area54%36%9%158
St. Louis Metro Area74%20%5%184
Tampa Metro Area65%27%7%208
Washington, DC Metro Area71%22%7%492
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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