Belief in Hell among baby Boomers by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among baby Boomers by belief in hell

% of baby Boomers who …in hell

Metro areaBelieveDon't believeOther/don't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area62%26%12%165
Boston Metro Area45%44%11%172
Chicago Metro Area54%37%8%291
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area64%32%4%221
Detroit Metro Area58%33%9%159
Houston Metro Area66%23%10%163
Los Angeles Metro Area55%33%12%346
Miami Metro Area56%32%12%162
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area62%30%9%135
New York City Metro Area52%38%11%618
Philadelphia Metro Area51%40%9%261
Phoenix Metro Area54%28%18%149
Pittsburgh Metro Area60%33%6%109
Providence Metro Area43%46%11%155
Riverside, CA Metro Area50%35%15%116
San Diego Metro Area53%35%12%131
San Francisco Metro Area39%50%11%181
Seattle Metro Area37%55%8%122
St. Louis Metro Area60%30%10%105
Tampa Metro Area54%39%6%126
Washington, DC Metro Area50%42%9%310
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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