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

% of whites who …in hell

Metro areaBelieveDon't believeOther/don't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area60%33%7%286
Baltimore Metro Area40%52%8%168
Boston Metro Area31%55%13%395
Chicago Metro Area51%41%7%580
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area62%31%7%397
Detroit Metro Area56%38%6%243
Houston Metro Area57%32%10%278
Los Angeles Metro Area36%55%9%523
Miami Metro Area39%51%10%207
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area48%43%9%285
New York City Metro Area41%50%9%1,056
Philadelphia Metro Area43%48%9%502
Phoenix Metro Area54%35%11%298
Pittsburgh Metro Area52%38%10%217
Providence Metro Area40%49%11%300
Riverside, CA Metro Area54%35%11%179
San Diego Metro Area45%46%9%179
San Francisco Metro Area23%67%10%321
Seattle Metro Area34%57%10%243
St. Louis Metro Area59%35%6%213
Tampa Metro Area48%42%10%230
Washington, DC Metro Area39%53%8%500
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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