Importance of religion in one's life among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by importance of religion

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say religion is…

Metro area Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 38% 34% 13% 15% < 1% 183
Baltimore Metro Area 38% 25% 17% 19% < 1% 124
Boston Metro Area 33% 34% 12% 20% 1% 263
Chicago Metro Area 33% 35% 20% 12% < 1% 401
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 47% 30% 12% 10% 1% 246
Detroit Metro Area 35% 38% 12% 14% 1% 182
Houston Metro Area 45% 32% 12% 10% < 1% 198
Los Angeles Metro Area 34% 36% 18% 12% 1% 443
Miami Metro Area 48% 22% 14% 15% 2% 220
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 22% 35% 22% 21% < 1% 155
New York City Metro Area 35% 34% 16% 14% 1% 836
Philadelphia Metro Area 30% 32% 21% 17% < 1% 329
Phoenix Metro Area 37% 32% 20% 11% < 1% 178
Pittsburgh Metro Area 38% 30% 18% 14% < 1% 112
Providence Metro Area 33% 39% 16% 12% < 1% 180
Riverside, CA Metro Area 32% 38% 14% 14% 1% 160
San Diego Metro Area 41% 28% 18% 13% < 1% 123
San Francisco Metro Area 27% 27% 25% 21% 1% 223
Seattle Metro Area 24% 28% 21% 27% < 1% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 45% 30% 13% 13% < 1% 126
Tampa Metro Area 39% 30% 17% 15% < 1% 147
Washington, DC Metro Area 35% 37% 15% 14% < 1% 366

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