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

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

Marital status Atlanta Metro Area Baltimore Metro Area Boston Metro Area Chicago Metro Area Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area Detroit Metro Area Houston Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Miami Metro Area Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area New York City Metro Area Philadelphia Metro Area Phoenix Metro Area Pittsburgh Metro Area Providence Metro Area Riverside, CA Metro Area San Diego Metro Area San Francisco Metro Area Seattle Metro Area St. Louis Metro Area Tampa Metro Area Washington, DC Metro Area Sample Size
Sample size = 1,671. 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.
Married 5% 3% 3% 9% 6% 4% 4% 8% 4% 3% 14% 6% 4% 3% 3% 3% 2% 2% 2% 3% 2% 8% 1,671
Living with a partner 2% 1% 5% 7% 7% 7% 3% 14% 2% 1% 12% 5% 7% 3% 5% 5% < 1% 2% 2% 4% 3% 3% 143
Divorced/separated 7% 1% 3% 8% 7% 3% 4% 8% 4% 2% 10% 7% 3% 3% 5% 3% 3% 4% 3% 4% 4% 4% 407
Widowed 1% 3% 4% 4% 4% 2% 1% 7% 5% 4% 13% 8% 3% 5% 6% 7% 3% 4% 3% 2% 6% 5% 285
Never married 6% 3% 4% 9% 5% 2% 5% 9% 4% 3% 14% 8% 3% 2% 2% 3% 2% 3% 2% 3% 3% 7% 719

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