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

% of liberals who say religion is…

Metro area Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 105. 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 40% 22% 18% 20% < 1% 105
Boston Metro Area 24% 22% 17% 36% < 1% 193
Chicago Metro Area 33% 25% 20% 21% < 1% 256
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 42% 31% 11% 15% 1% 123
Detroit Metro Area 44% 25% 13% 18% 1% 100
Houston Metro Area 54% 22% 10% 14% < 1% 111
Los Angeles Metro Area 33% 29% 15% 22% 1% 331
Miami Metro Area 42% 25% 11% 21% < 1% 146
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 27% 28% 21% 23% 2% 102
New York City Metro Area 33% 28% 16% 20% 3% 550
Philadelphia Metro Area 40% 18% 21% 21% < 1% 208
Providence Metro Area 27% 29% 19% 24% < 1% 101
San Francisco Metro Area 20% 24% 27% 27% 2% 218
Seattle Metro Area 28% 21% 24% 28% < 1% 124
Washington, DC Metro Area 32% 27% 17% 24% < 1% 300

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