Educational distribution among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally by educational group

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God and should be taken literally who have completed…

Metro area High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 156. 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 44% 31% 18% 7% 156
Chicago Metro Area 60% 25% 11% 4% 161
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 55% 26% 14% 6% 231
Houston Metro Area 56% 31% 9% 4% 168
Los Angeles Metro Area 59% 26% 9% 6% 227
Miami Metro Area 59% 27% 8% 6% 122
New York City Metro Area 62% 22% 10% 6% 353
Philadelphia Metro Area 58% 29% 7% 5% 132
Riverside, CA Metro Area 62% 27% 9% 2% 110
Washington, DC Metro Area 48% 30% 13% 9% 181

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