Sub-Saharan Africa Religion Survey, 2010

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Q51B

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

Q51B [WHICH, IF ANY, OF THE FOLLOWING DO YOU BELIEVE IN?] In Hell, where people who have led bad lives and die without being sorry are eternally punished?
  1) Yes
  2) No
  8) Don't know
  9) Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes 81% 81%
No 15.3% 96.3%
Don't know 3.4% 99.7%
Refused .3% 100%
Total N = 25091

Variable Comparisons

Education (I-EDUC)

Completed primary or less Some secondary/Completed secondary Post-secondary and up TOTAL
Yes 82.7% 79.8% 81.3% 81.2%
No 13.8% 16.6% 15.3% 15.3%
Don't know 3.3% 3.4% 2.9% 3.3%
Refused 0.3% 0.2% 0.4% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24542


Age (I-AGE)

Age 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or over TOTAL
Yes 80.3% 81.6% 80.4% 82.2% 84.6% 81.0%
No 16.2% 14.7% 16.1% 13.4% 10.9% 15.3%
Don't know 3.3% 3.3% 3.3% 4.2% 4.3% 3.4%
Refused 0.3% 0.4% 0.3% 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24945


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes 80.3% 81.8% 81.0%
No 15.9% 14.5% 15.3%
Don't know 3.5% 3.4% 3.4%
Refused 0.3% 0.3% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
25091


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Christian Muslim Ancestral, tribal, animist, or other traditional African religion Unaffiliated TOTAL
Yes 81.8% 84.2% 51.1% 48.3% 81.3%
No 15.0% 12.5% 34.4% 37.1% 15.1%
Don't know 3.0% 2.8% 13.0% 14.6% 3.4%
Refused 0.2% 0.4% 1.4% 0.0% 0.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
24943



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