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

% of men who say religion is…

Metro area Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 252. 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 48% 26% 12% 12% 1% 252
Baltimore Metro Area 52% 26% 10% 12% < 1% 124
Boston Metro Area 32% 28% 14% 26% < 1% 249
Chicago Metro Area 42% 25% 17% 15% 1% 434
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 55% 25% 9% 10% 1% 338
Detroit Metro Area 39% 33% 12% 15% 1% 178
Houston Metro Area 50% 25% 12% 13% < 1% 268
Los Angeles Metro Area 37% 33% 15% 16% 1% 533
Miami Metro Area 52% 20% 10% 16% 1% 254
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 34% 28% 18% 19% 1% 172
New York City Metro Area 43% 26% 13% 17% 2% 827
Philadelphia Metro Area 37% 26% 18% 19% < 1% 349
Phoenix Metro Area 40% 32% 13% 14% 1% 224
Pittsburgh Metro Area 44% 30% 10% 16% < 1% 109
Providence Metro Area 31% 29% 17% 22% < 1% 160
Riverside, CA Metro Area 43% 25% 14% 18% < 1% 185
San Diego Metro Area 38% 25% 18% 19% < 1% 162
San Francisco Metro Area 28% 27% 19% 25% 1% 258
Seattle Metro Area 31% 22% 21% 25% < 1% 169
St. Louis Metro Area 51% 26% 9% 13% < 1% 130
Tampa Metro Area 42% 23% 15% 20% < 1% 164
Washington, DC Metro Area 44% 28% 12% 15% 1% 476

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