Immigrant status 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 immigrant status

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

Metro area Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 158. 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 11% 5% 84% 158
Boston Metro Area 14% 16% 70% 108
Chicago Metro Area 11% 16% 73% 258
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 16% 9% 74% 194
Detroit Metro Area 10% 11% 79% 101
Houston Metro Area 24% 11% 66% 133
Los Angeles Metro Area 37% 17% 46% 277
Miami Metro Area 55% 11% 34% 119
New York City Metro Area 23% 24% 53% 444
Philadelphia Metro Area 8% 11% 80% 215
Phoenix Metro Area 11% 10% 79% 121
Providence Metro Area 14% 9% 77% 104
Riverside, CA Metro Area 30% 14% 57% 104
Washington, DC Metro Area 18% 9% 73% 225

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