Belief in God among adults who say religion is very important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is very important by belief in God

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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 = 302. 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 93% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 302
Baltimore Metro Area 90% 9% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 128
Boston Metro Area 75% 20% 1% 2% 2% 1% 176
Chicago Metro Area 83% 13% 1% 1% 1% 1% 416
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 89% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 418
Detroit Metro Area 91% 7% < 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 198
Houston Metro Area 85% 14% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 303
Los Angeles Metro Area 78% 17% 1% 2% 1% 1% 496
Miami Metro Area 82% 15% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 260
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 88% 12% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 147
New York City Metro Area 82% 14% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 822
Philadelphia Metro Area 87% 10% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 342
Phoenix Metro Area 89% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 196
Pittsburgh Metro Area 96% 2% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 132
Providence Metro Area 84% 9% 5% 1% 1% < 1% 164
Riverside, CA Metro Area 88% 9% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 198
San Diego Metro Area 78% 16% 3% 2% < 1% < 1% 160
San Francisco Metro Area 81% 12% 2% 4% 2% 1% 144
Seattle Metro Area 87% 7% 2% 1% 3% < 1% 131
St. Louis Metro Area 93% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 153
Tampa Metro Area 89% 10% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 161
Washington, DC Metro Area 88% 9% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 423

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