Parent of children under 18 among who believe in Heaven by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who believe in Heaven by parental status

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Metro area Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 383. 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 33% 67% 383
Baltimore Metro Area 17% 83% 159
Boston Metro Area 26% 74% 243
Chicago Metro Area 28% 72% 574
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 37% 63% 497
Detroit Metro Area 34% 66% 265
Houston Metro Area 39% 61% 363
Los Angeles Metro Area 32% 68% 644
Miami Metro Area 36% 64% 312
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 28% 72% 240
New York City Metro Area 30% 70% 1,115
Philadelphia Metro Area 28% 72% 478
Phoenix Metro Area 30% 70% 276
Pittsburgh Metro Area 20% 80% 190
Providence Metro Area 28% 72% 237
Riverside, CA Metro Area 38% 62% 268
San Diego Metro Area 31% 69% 205
San Francisco Metro Area 32% 68% 207
Seattle Metro Area 28% 72% 172
St. Louis Metro Area 26% 74% 198
Tampa Metro Area 22% 78% 216
Washington, DC Metro Area 31% 69% 561

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