Importance of religion in one's life among adults with an education level of high school or less by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults with an education level of high school or less by importance of religion

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who say religion is…

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Sample size = 131. 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 60% 24% 8% 7% 1% 131
Boston Metro Area 38% 34% 16% 11% 1% 106
Chicago Metro Area 52% 31% 11% 5% < 1% 213
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 63% 24% 6% 6% 1% 189
Detroit Metro Area 53% 34% 6% 7% < 1% 107
Houston Metro Area 67% 23% 5% 4% < 1% 136
Los Angeles Metro Area 53% 26% 11% 10% 1% 302
Miami Metro Area 60% 20% 7% 12% 1% 146
New York City Metro Area 59% 25% 5% 10% 1% 449
Philadelphia Metro Area 51% 25% 13% 11% < 1% 207
Riverside, CA Metro Area 58% 21% 10% 12% < 1% 121
Washington, DC Metro Area 60% 30% 7% 2% < 1% 146

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