Attendance at religious services among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious attendance

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who attend religious services…

Metro area At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 183. 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 23% 40% 36% < 1% 183
Baltimore Metro Area 16% 39% 45% < 1% 124
Boston Metro Area 24% 29% 47% < 1% 263
Chicago Metro Area 18% 45% 38% < 1% 401
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 24% 42% 33% 1% 246
Detroit Metro Area 16% 44% 40% < 1% 182
Houston Metro Area 25% 39% 36% < 1% 198
Los Angeles Metro Area 20% 42% 38% < 1% 443
Miami Metro Area 28% 37% 35% < 1% 220
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 17% 32% 50% < 1% 155
New York City Metro Area 21% 41% 38% 1% 836
Philadelphia Metro Area 19% 38% 43% < 1% 329
Phoenix Metro Area 21% 36% 43% 1% 178
Pittsburgh Metro Area 18% 37% 44% < 1% 112
Providence Metro Area 18% 38% 44% < 1% 180
Riverside, CA Metro Area 14% 42% 44% 1% 160
San Diego Metro Area 22% 38% 40% < 1% 123
San Francisco Metro Area 12% 38% 49% < 1% 223
Seattle Metro Area 12% 29% 58% < 1% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 13% 47% 40% < 1% 126
Tampa Metro Area 21% 34% 45% < 1% 147
Washington, DC Metro Area 18% 41% 40% < 1% 366

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