Marital status among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by marital status

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who are…

Metro area Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 47% 2% 16% 2% 33% 160
Boston Metro Area 43% 8% 10% 7% 31% 109
Chicago Metro Area 49% 5% 13% 3% 30% 259
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 50% 7% 15% 5% 24% 195
Detroit Metro Area 53% 14% 12% 4% 18% 103
Houston Metro Area 50% 4% 13% 2% 31% 132
Los Angeles Metro Area 45% 10% 12% 5% 28% 280
Miami Metro Area 47% 3% 13% 8% 30% 121
New York City Metro Area 50% 5% 9% 6% 29% 453
Philadelphia Metro Area 40% 4% 14% 8% 34% 217
Phoenix Metro Area 53% 11% 11% 4% 22% 121
Providence Metro Area 43% 9% 22% 11% 15% 105
Riverside, CA Metro Area 42% 10% 10% 12% 26% 104
Washington, DC Metro Area 59% 3% 6% 5% 28% 225

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