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

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 218. 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% 12% 3% < 1% 218
Boston Metro Area 33% 43% 15% 10% < 1% 149
Chicago Metro Area 53% 29% 12% 6% < 1% 280
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 67% 24% 6% 3% < 1% 295
Detroit Metro Area 56% 29% 10% 5% < 1% 128
Houston Metro Area 61% 24% 7% 8% < 1% 214
Los Angeles Metro Area 49% 27% 15% 8% 1% 340
Miami Metro Area 57% 28% 9% 6% < 1% 142
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 49% 21% 17% 13% < 1% 128
New York City Metro Area 55% 26% 7% 12% < 1% 498
Philadelphia Metro Area 50% 31% 12% 6% < 1% 227
Phoenix Metro Area 56% 30% 10% 2% 2% 180
Providence Metro Area 45% 31% 16% 9% < 1% 107
Riverside, CA Metro Area 56% 24% 11% 9% < 1% 140
San Diego Metro Area 54% 25% 12% 9% < 1% 112
Seattle Metro Area 56% 17% 16% 10% < 1% 101
Tampa Metro Area 52% 23% 9% 16% < 1% 120
Washington, DC Metro Area 54% 24% 14% 7% 1% 240

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