Importance of religion in one's life among who believe in Heaven by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who believe in Heaven by importance of religion

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Metro area Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 385. 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 71% 22% 5% 2% < 1% 385
Baltimore Metro Area 65% 25% 7% 3% < 1% 160
Boston Metro Area 56% 32% 7% 4% 1% 244
Chicago Metro Area 58% 30% 11% 1% < 1% 576
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 72% 21% 5% 1% 1% 498
Detroit Metro Area 58% 32% 7% 3% < 1% 266
Houston Metro Area 68% 24% 5% 3% < 1% 366
Los Angeles Metro Area 61% 28% 8% 2% 1% 648
Miami Metro Area 71% 20% 5% 4% < 1% 314
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 51% 33% 10% 6% < 1% 240
New York City Metro Area 62% 27% 5% 5% < 1% 1,122
Philadelphia Metro Area 58% 31% 8% 2% < 1% 479
Phoenix Metro Area 62% 26% 8% 3% 1% 277
Pittsburgh Metro Area 57% 28% 8% 7% < 1% 190
Providence Metro Area 59% 34% 5% 3% < 1% 237
Riverside, CA Metro Area 66% 25% 6% 2% 1% 268
San Diego Metro Area 68% 24% 5% 4% < 1% 205
San Francisco Metro Area 54% 31% 12% 2% 1% 208
Seattle Metro Area 59% 29% 9% 3% < 1% 173
St. Louis Metro Area 66% 25% 6% 2% < 1% 199
Tampa Metro Area 62% 30% 7% 1% < 1% 218
Washington, DC Metro Area 65% 26% 5% 3% 1% 561

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