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

% of whites 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 = 286. 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 63% 18% 6% < 1% 9% 4% 286
Baltimore Metro Area 50% 20% 9% < 1% 18% 4% 168
Boston Metro Area 38% 26% 13% 1% 18% 3% 395
Chicago Metro Area 53% 26% 6% < 1% 12% 4% 580
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 68% 18% 4% < 1% 7% 2% 397
Detroit Metro Area 59% 23% 5% < 1% 11% 1% 243
Houston Metro Area 62% 23% 5% 1% 9% 1% 278
Los Angeles Metro Area 50% 20% 11% 1% 15% 4% 523
Miami Metro Area 46% 27% 9% 3% 12% 4% 207
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 48% 30% 6% < 1% 12% 3% 285
New York City Metro Area 51% 22% 7% 1% 15% 4% 1,056
Philadelphia Metro Area 53% 20% 9% < 1% 15% 3% 502
Phoenix Metro Area 60% 20% 4% < 1% 12% 3% 298
Pittsburgh Metro Area 69% 15% 7% < 1% 5% 4% 217
Providence Metro Area 52% 24% 4% < 1% 16% 3% 300
Riverside, CA Metro Area 61% 20% 8% 1% 9% 3% 179
San Diego Metro Area 55% 21% 6% 2% 13% 3% 179
San Francisco Metro Area 31% 24% 10% 2% 27% 6% 321
Seattle Metro Area 49% 22% 6% < 1% 20% 4% 243
St. Louis Metro Area 68% 17% 6% < 1% 7% 1% 213
Tampa Metro Area 57% 18% 6% < 1% 15% 4% 230
Washington, DC Metro Area 49% 20% 7% < 1% 18% 5% 500

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