Gender composition 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 gender

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

Metro area Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 160. 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 41% 59% 160
Boston Metro Area 46% 54% 111
Chicago Metro Area 40% 60% 260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 46% 54% 196
Detroit Metro Area 43% 57% 103
Houston Metro Area 50% 50% 133
Los Angeles Metro Area 49% 51% 282
Miami Metro Area 35% 65% 122
New York City Metro Area 45% 55% 453
Philadelphia Metro Area 40% 60% 218
Phoenix Metro Area 51% 49% 121
Providence Metro Area 47% 53% 105
Riverside, CA Metro Area 45% 55% 104
Washington, DC Metro Area 46% 54% 227

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