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

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who say religion is…

Metro area Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 224. 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 59% 20% 9% 11% < 1% 224
Baltimore Metro Area 48% 21% 14% 17% < 1% 135
Boston Metro Area 34% 23% 16% 26% 1% 286
Chicago Metro Area 43% 29% 16% 12% < 1% 450
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 58% 22% 8% 11% 1% 262
Detroit Metro Area 47% 28% 11% 13% 1% 190
Houston Metro Area 60% 21% 10% 9% < 1% 222
Los Angeles Metro Area 45% 28% 12% 14% < 1% 559
Miami Metro Area 54% 21% 11% 13% 1% 258
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 36% 31% 17% 16% 1% 169
New York City Metro Area 43% 29% 12% 14% 1% 1,009
Philadelphia Metro Area 45% 23% 14% 18% < 1% 409
Phoenix Metro Area 42% 22% 18% 17% < 1% 151
Pittsburgh Metro Area 46% 32% 9% 13% < 1% 126
Providence Metro Area 35% 38% 11% 16% < 1% 177
Riverside, CA Metro Area 51% 21% 12% 14% 1% 157
San Diego Metro Area 46% 23% 11% 21% < 1% 157
San Francisco Metro Area 30% 24% 21% 23% 1% 328
Seattle Metro Area 27% 23% 22% 27% < 1% 176
St. Louis Metro Area 56% 20% 12% 12% < 1% 135
Tampa Metro Area 47% 27% 16% 9% < 1% 150
Washington, DC Metro Area 48% 22% 12% 17% < 1% 565

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