Educational distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by educational group

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who have completed…

Metro area High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 159. 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 39% 26% 18% 17% 159
Boston Metro Area 28% 35% 21% 15% 111
Chicago Metro Area 40% 32% 17% 12% 260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 30% 31% 29% 10% 196
Detroit Metro Area 39% 33% 20% 8% 103
Houston Metro Area 31% 38% 20% 10% 132
Los Angeles Metro Area 38% 31% 20% 11% 280
Miami Metro Area 36% 36% 18% 11% 121
New York City Metro Area 36% 30% 17% 17% 451
Philadelphia Metro Area 39% 29% 15% 17% 217
Phoenix Metro Area 39% 32% 16% 13% 121
Providence Metro Area 50% 27% 18% 6% 105
Riverside, CA Metro Area 46% 30% 16% 8% 104
Washington, DC Metro Area 24% 21% 34% 20% 227

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