Belief in God among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by belief in God

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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 = 183. 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 57% 22% 7% < 1% 9% 5% 183
Baltimore Metro Area 54% 23% 3% < 1% 16% 4% 124
Boston Metro Area 41% 31% 9% 2% 15% 2% 263
Chicago Metro Area 49% 32% 6% < 1% 10% 3% 401
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 60% 25% 3% 1% 8% 3% 246
Detroit Metro Area 59% 23% 5% < 1% 10% 3% 182
Houston Metro Area 58% 28% 6% 1% 7% < 1% 198
Los Angeles Metro Area 51% 23% 11% 2% 11% 2% 443
Miami Metro Area 59% 18% 8% 2% 10% 2% 220
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 42% 35% 8% < 1% 13% 3% 155
New York City Metro Area 53% 24% 7% 1% 12% 3% 836
Philadelphia Metro Area 46% 26% 10% < 1% 14% 4% 329
Phoenix Metro Area 51% 26% 8% < 1% 11% 3% 178
Pittsburgh Metro Area 65% 19% 11% < 1% 4% 1% 112
Providence Metro Area 39% 33% 7% 1% 17% 4% 180
Riverside, CA Metro Area 59% 19% 8% 2% 10% 2% 160
San Diego Metro Area 53% 25% 9% 2% 10% 1% 123
San Francisco Metro Area 41% 21% 11% 2% 22% 3% 223
Seattle Metro Area 37% 24% 11% 1% 25% 3% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 60% 20% 11% < 1% 7% 1% 126
Tampa Metro Area 57% 20% 6% < 1% 14% 2% 147
Washington, DC Metro Area 53% 24% 7% < 1% 11% 4% 366

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