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

% of non-parents who say religion is…

Metro area Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 367. 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 57% 21% 12% 9% 1% 367
Baltimore Metro Area 54% 20% 12% 14% < 1% 199
Boston Metro Area 37% 29% 14% 20% 1% 390
Chicago Metro Area 43% 30% 15% 11% 1% 663
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 62% 23% 8% 7% < 1% 466
Detroit Metro Area 49% 26% 11% 12% 1% 292
Houston Metro Area 58% 23% 10% 9% < 1% 361
Los Angeles Metro Area 42% 28% 15% 14% 1% 816
Miami Metro Area 54% 22% 12% 12% 1% 349
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 40% 30% 16% 14% 1% 254
New York City Metro Area 45% 27% 12% 15% 1% 1,359
Philadelphia Metro Area 45% 25% 16% 14% < 1% 546
Phoenix Metro Area 48% 26% 15% 11% 1% 305
Pittsburgh Metro Area 51% 26% 10% 12% < 1% 197
Providence Metro Area 41% 31% 13% 16% < 1% 288
Riverside, CA Metro Area 49% 24% 11% 14% 1% 264
San Diego Metro Area 51% 22% 12% 15% < 1% 256
San Francisco Metro Area 30% 24% 22% 22% 1% 381
Seattle Metro Area 37% 19% 19% 25% < 1% 255
St. Louis Metro Area 55% 24% 11% 9% < 1% 216
Tampa Metro Area 44% 24% 16% 15% 1% 255
Washington, DC Metro Area 48% 26% 12% 14% 1% 655

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