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

% of conservatives 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 69% 24% 5% 1% < 1% 218
Boston Metro Area 49% 37% 4% 8% 2% 109
Chicago Metro Area 64% 21% 10% 5% < 1% 260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 73% 19% 6% 2% < 1% 275
Detroit Metro Area 64% 25% 5% 5% < 1% 127
Houston Metro Area 73% 15% 6% 6% < 1% 197
Los Angeles Metro Area 66% 23% 6% 4% 1% 333
Miami Metro Area 74% 15% 8% 2% 1% 140
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 59% 22% 11% 7% < 1% 108
New York City Metro Area 67% 21% 6% 6% < 1% 510
Philadelphia Metro Area 59% 25% 12% 4% < 1% 196
Phoenix Metro Area 66% 20% 5% 7% 2% 153
Providence Metro Area 50% 34% 9% 7% < 1% 100
Riverside, CA Metro Area 66% 12% 14% 6% 1% 139
San Diego Metro Area 70% 22% 2% 6% < 1% 104
Tampa Metro Area 59% 22% 9% 10% < 1% 107
Washington, DC Metro Area 66% 23% 5% 5% 2% 200

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