Generational cohort among adults who say religion is very important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is very important by generational group

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Metro area Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 294. 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 13% 13% 36% 27% 11% < 1% 294
Baltimore Metro Area 8% 9% 25% 36% 21% 2% 125
Boston Metro Area 9% 11% 28% 34% 14% 4% 166
Chicago Metro Area 9% 11% 34% 29% 15% 2% 405
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 9% 16% 34% 29% 9% 2% 405
Detroit Metro Area 9% 9% 33% 33% 14% 1% 190
Houston Metro Area 11% 14% 32% 32% 11% < 1% 296
Los Angeles Metro Area 10% 14% 32% 31% 13% 1% 482
Miami Metro Area 10% 9% 34% 31% 10% 6% 251
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 7% 11% 28% 39% 15% < 1% 144
New York City Metro Area 9% 12% 28% 33% 14% 4% 795
Philadelphia Metro Area 9% 10% 29% 35% 14% 3% 334
Phoenix Metro Area 9% 15% 31% 31% 13% 1% 190
Pittsburgh Metro Area 5% 9% 20% 47% 19% 1% 131
Providence Metro Area 12% 11% 23% 34% 18% 2% 160
Riverside, CA Metro Area 15% 14% 31% 28% 13% < 1% 196
San Diego Metro Area 12% 11% 31% 32% 11% 3% 158
San Francisco Metro Area 12% 7% 32% 37% 10% 2% 140
Seattle Metro Area 11% 8% 33% 34% 13% 1% 127
St. Louis Metro Area 13% 8% 26% 35% 17% 1% 150
Tampa Metro Area 6% 5% 29% 33% 24% 2% 160
Washington, DC Metro Area 11% 17% 32% 32% 9% < 1% 408

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