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

% of baby Boomers 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 = 165. 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 73% 14% 3% < 1% 5% 4% 165
Boston Metro Area 54% 28% 7% 1% 8% 2% 172
Chicago Metro Area 65% 21% 5% 1% 6% 2% 291
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 78% 16% 1% < 1% 4% 1% 221
Detroit Metro Area 63% 22% 5% 1% 8% 1% 159
Houston Metro Area 73% 20% 2% 1% 4% < 1% 163
Los Angeles Metro Area 57% 26% 5% 2% 6% 3% 346
Miami Metro Area 64% 22% 5% < 1% 7% 2% 162
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 72% 22% 2% < 1% 3% 2% 135
New York City Metro Area 59% 26% 4% 1% 7% 3% 618
Philadelphia Metro Area 64% 21% 7% 1% 7% 1% 261
Phoenix Metro Area 72% 21% 3% < 1% 4% 1% 149
Pittsburgh Metro Area 76% 11% 5% < 1% 2% 7% 109
Providence Metro Area 53% 27% 3% < 1% 14% 2% 155
Riverside, CA Metro Area 71% 15% 4% 1% 6% 3% 116
San Diego Metro Area 63% 20% 6% < 1% 7% 3% 131
San Francisco Metro Area 51% 21% 9% 3% 12% 4% 181
Seattle Metro Area 55% 26% 7% < 1% 11% < 1% 122
St. Louis Metro Area 73% 20% 4% < 1% 2% 1% 105
Tampa Metro Area 70% 17% 1% 1% 10% 1% 126
Washington, DC Metro Area 65% 16% 4% 1% 11% 4% 310

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