Importance of religion in one's life among adults ages 65 and older by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults ages 65 and older by importance of religion

% of adults ages 65 and older who say religion is…

Metro area Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
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Boston Metro Area 51% 20% 14% 13% 2% 129
Chicago Metro Area 63% 21% 6% 8% 2% 221
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 76% 15% 6% 3% < 1% 137
Houston Metro Area 72% 16% 3% 8% 1% 100
Los Angeles Metro Area 55% 25% 6% 13% 1% 271
Miami Metro Area 62% 24% 7% 7% 1% 126
New York City Metro Area 61% 21% 7% 9% 2% 496
Philadelphia Metro Area 59% 24% 9% 7% 1% 217
Phoenix Metro Area 55% 25% 9% 10% < 1% 105
Providence Metro Area 57% 25% 8% 10% < 1% 127
San Francisco Metro Area 39% 26% 13% 21% 1% 130
Washington, DC Metro Area 58% 24% 5% 13% 1% 138

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