Educational distribution among who do not believe in Hell by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who do not believe in Hell by educational group

% of who do not believe in Hell who have completed…

Metro areaHigh school or lessSome collegeCollegePost-graduate degreeSample size
Atlanta Metro Area36%32%16%15%149
Baltimore Metro Area35%19%26%20%111
Boston Metro Area26%23%28%23%281
Chicago Metro Area27%29%27%17%356
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area37%32%17%14%192
Detroit Metro Area36%29%22%13%123
Houston Metro Area35%25%24%16%164
Los Angeles Metro Area34%31%20%15%485
Miami Metro Area37%22%24%17%202
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area31%31%21%17%140
New York City Metro Area30%23%25%21%809
Philadelphia Metro Area33%25%23%19%311
Phoenix Metro Area32%38%18%12%153
Providence Metro Area35%25%22%18%157
Riverside, CA Metro Area42%37%14%7%120
San Diego Metro Area23%33%26%19%137
San Francisco Metro Area18%28%28%27%301
Seattle Metro Area29%33%22%17%183
Tampa Metro Area43%30%14%13%125
Washington, DC Metro Area19%25%24%33%428
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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