Immigrant status 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 immigrant status

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

Metro area Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 154. 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 6% 3% 90% 154
Chicago Metro Area 24% 14% 61% 160
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 22% 9% 70% 232
Houston Metro Area 26% 10% 64% 168
Los Angeles Metro Area 53% 15% 32% 227
Miami Metro Area 51% 16% 33% 117
New York City Metro Area 51% 14% 35% 349
Philadelphia Metro Area 11% 13% 76% 131
Riverside, CA Metro Area 30% 20% 50% 109
Washington, DC Metro Area 33% 9% 57% 175

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