Generational cohort among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men by generational group

% of adults who say their holy scripture is not the word of God, but written by men who are…

Metro area Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 145. 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 19% 18% 32% 27% 3% < 1% 145
Boston Metro Area 16% 21% 33% 21% 7% 2% 265
Chicago Metro Area 20% 18% 28% 27% 6% 1% 348
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 22% 21% 34% 18% 5% < 1% 175
Detroit Metro Area 14% 14% 29% 36% 8% < 1% 123
Houston Metro Area 25% 16% 23% 29% 6% < 1% 169
Los Angeles Metro Area 23% 16% 30% 24% 7% < 1% 457
Miami Metro Area 16% 12% 28% 31% 10% 3% 176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 23% 20% 28% 22% 7% < 1% 146
New York City Metro Area 16% 20% 29% 26% 8% 1% 752
Philadelphia Metro Area 17% 18% 25% 31% 9% < 1% 301
Phoenix Metro Area 20% 21% 28% 22% 9% < 1% 135
Providence Metro Area 12% 18% 31% 30% 8% < 1% 158
Riverside, CA Metro Area 24% 15% 30% 22% 7% 1% 114
San Diego Metro Area 21% 19% 29% 19% 11% 1% 139
San Francisco Metro Area 12% 20% 30% 27% 10% 1% 292
Seattle Metro Area 13% 20% 34% 27% 5% < 1% 171
Tampa Metro Area 13% 13% 33% 35% 6% < 1% 121
Washington, DC Metro Area 12% 24% 28% 29% 7% < 1% 409

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