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

% of parents 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 = 140. 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 79% 11% 5% < 1% 5% < 1% 140
Boston Metro Area 34% 29% 17% 1% 16% 3% 106
Chicago Metro Area 54% 27% 9% 1% 7% 2% 202
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 71% 17% 4% < 1% 7% 1% 191
Houston Metro Area 77% 16% 3% < 1% 4% < 1% 150
Los Angeles Metro Area 61% 24% 6% 1% 5% 2% 253
Miami Metro Area 67% 18% 4% 2% 8% 1% 131
New York City Metro Area 65% 19% 8% 1% 7% 1% 418
Philadelphia Metro Area 55% 20% 7% < 1% 15% 3% 174
Riverside, CA Metro Area 69% 17% 4% 1% 6% 2% 109
San Francisco Metro Area 51% 24% 4% 3% 16% 1% 101
Washington, DC Metro Area 60% 21% 6% < 1% 11% 3% 257

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