Belief in God among Christians by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Christians by belief in God

% of Christians who say they…

Metro area Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 400. 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 85% 13% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 400
Baltimore Metro Area 77% 17% 6% < 1% < 1% 1% 172
Boston Metro Area 61% 24% 10% 2% 3% 1% 280
Chicago Metro Area 68% 25% 4% 1% 1% 1% 621
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 82% 15% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 516
Detroit Metro Area 79% 17% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 268
Houston Metro Area 78% 18% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 366
Los Angeles Metro Area 67% 25% 4% 2% 1% 1% 671
Miami Metro Area 77% 18% 3% 1% < 1% 1% 319
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 65% 28% 5% < 1% < 1% 2% 248
New York City Metro Area 70% 22% 5% 1% 1% 1% 1,065
Philadelphia Metro Area 71% 19% 6% < 1% 3% < 1% 501
Phoenix Metro Area 77% 20% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 278
Pittsburgh Metro Area 78% 15% 3% < 1% 1% 2% 199
Providence Metro Area 66% 24% 4% < 1% 4% 2% 272
Riverside, CA Metro Area 76% 21% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 272
San Diego Metro Area 66% 24% 5% 2% 3% 1% 219
San Francisco Metro Area 68% 21% 6% 3% 1% 1% 212
Seattle Metro Area 72% 21% 5% < 1% 1% < 1% 185
St. Louis Metro Area 83% 14% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 203
Tampa Metro Area 80% 15% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 216
Washington, DC Metro Area 77% 17% 3% < 1% 1% 1% 574

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