Frequency of reading scripture among who believe in Hell by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who believe in Hell by frequency of reading scripture

% of who believe in Hell who read scripture…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area59%14%9%18%< 1%321
Baltimore Metro Area45%16%12%26%1%113
Boston Metro Area31%10%9%50%< 1%156
Chicago Metro Area34%14%11%38%2%428
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area52%14%10%23%1%415
Detroit Metro Area40%10%11%38%< 1%213
Houston Metro Area49%15%7%30%< 1%305
Los Angeles Metro Area39%12%6%42%< 1%488
Miami Metro Area47%14%10%29%< 1%236
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area38%8%10%44%< 1%175
New York City Metro Area40%11%9%39%1%806
Philadelphia Metro Area42%11%8%39%< 1%342
Phoenix Metro Area42%11%9%35%2%200
Pittsburgh Metro Area32%12%10%40%6%139
Providence Metro Area31%12%6%48%3%157
Riverside, CA Metro Area49%13%11%26%< 1%215
San Diego Metro Area43%12%13%31%1%151
San Francisco Metro Area33%14%6%45%2%142
Seattle Metro Area45%16%7%32%< 1%122
St. Louis Metro Area43%10%12%34%< 1%156
Tampa Metro Area41%11%13%34%1%169
Washington, DC Metro Area47%15%6%31%< 1%411
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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