Racial and ethnic composition among who do not believe in Hell by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who do not believe in Hell by race/ethnicity

% of who do not believe in Hell who identify as…

Metro areaWhiteBlackAsianLatinoOther/MixedSample size
Atlanta Metro Area58%20%3%12%7%149
Baltimore Metro Area72%23%4%< 1%1%111
Boston Metro Area80%3%4%5%8%273
Chicago Metro Area65%10%5%16%4%352
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area58%8%3%27%3%189
Detroit Metro Area78%16%< 1%4%2%123
Houston Metro Area51%11%6%29%4%164
Los Angeles Metro Area46%5%14%32%2%489
Miami Metro Area52%13%1%34%< 1%201
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area87%1%7%4%1%139
New York City Metro Area61%8%12%18%2%795
Philadelphia Metro Area75%11%2%7%4%301
Phoenix Metro Area63%5%4%26%2%149
Providence Metro Area88%6%< 1%5%1%157
Riverside, CA Metro Area45%5%13%34%2%120
San Diego Metro Area66%4%11%13%7%132
San Francisco Metro Area58%3%20%15%4%296
Seattle Metro Area70%3%14%9%5%181
Tampa Metro Area75%7%2%14%2%124
Washington, DC Metro Area66%14%7%9%3%426
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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