Age distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by age group

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are ages…

Metro area 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 145. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 27% 42% 22% 8% 145
Boston Metro Area 29% 41% 17% 12% 265
Chicago Metro Area 30% 36% 23% 11% 348
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 31% 46% 17% 7% 175
Detroit Metro Area 24% 33% 28% 15% 123
Houston Metro Area 34% 31% 23% 12% 169
Los Angeles Metro Area 32% 37% 21% 11% 457
Miami Metro Area 23% 34% 25% 19% 176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 34% 37% 18% 11% 146
New York City Metro Area 25% 39% 23% 13% 752
Philadelphia Metro Area 28% 32% 28% 12% 301
Phoenix Metro Area 34% 35% 17% 13% 135
Providence Metro Area 24% 37% 24% 15% 158
Riverside, CA Metro Area 33% 36% 20% 11% 114
San Diego Metro Area 29% 39% 16% 15% 139
San Francisco Metro Area 25% 38% 23% 15% 292
Seattle Metro Area 26% 41% 24% 9% 171
Tampa Metro Area 21% 38% 27% 14% 121
Washington, DC Metro Area 25% 39% 25% 12% 409

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