Income distribution by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life by household income

% of adults who have a household income of…

Importance of religion in one's life Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 15,940. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Very important 39% 21% 25% 15% 15,940
Somewhat important 33% 20% 27% 20% 7,379
Not too important 27% 20% 29% 24% 3,397
Not at all important 26% 18% 29% 27% 3,589
Don't know 44% 19% 26% 11% 185

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