Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by importance of religion

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say religion is…

Metro area Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 361. 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 76% 20% 2% 1% 1% 361
Baltimore Metro Area 75% 20% 4% < 1% < 1% 145
Boston Metro Area 61% 31% 4% 2% 1% 193
Chicago Metro Area 70% 22% 5% 3% < 1% 486
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 78% 18% 3% < 1% 1% 478
Detroit Metro Area 68% 26% 4% 1% 1% 249
Houston Metro Area 77% 18% 2% 3% < 1% 337
Los Angeles Metro Area 68% 24% 5% 2% 1% 562
Miami Metro Area 77% 17% 2% 3% 1% 288
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 66% 25% 4% 5% 1% 187
New York City Metro Area 68% 21% 5% 5% 1% 951
Philadelphia Metro Area 69% 25% 3% 2% < 1% 413
Phoenix Metro Area 72% 21% 4% 2% 1% 246
Pittsburgh Metro Area 70% 20% 4% 6% < 1% 171
Providence Metro Area 69% 26% 3% 3% < 1% 198
Riverside, CA Metro Area 70% 19% 7% 3% 1% 248
San Diego Metro Area 75% 19% 2% 4% < 1% 178
San Francisco Metro Area 64% 27% 5% 2% 2% 181
Seattle Metro Area 72% 19% 5% 3% < 1% 158
St. Louis Metro Area 77% 19% 1% 3% < 1% 184
Tampa Metro Area 67% 26% 4% 2% 1% 208
Washington, DC Metro Area 75% 21% 2% 2% 1% 492

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