Parent of children under 18 among adults who say religion is very important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is very important by parental status

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Metro area Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 300. 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% 300
Baltimore Metro Area 15% 85% 126
Boston Metro Area 22% 78% 175
Chicago Metro Area 33% 67% 414
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 37% 63% 416
Detroit Metro Area 31% 69% 197
Houston Metro Area 37% 63% 301
Los Angeles Metro Area 36% 64% 492
Miami Metro Area 36% 64% 258
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 29% 71% 147
New York City Metro Area 31% 69% 814
Philadelphia Metro Area 27% 73% 342
Phoenix Metro Area 30% 70% 195
Pittsburgh Metro Area 22% 78% 132
Providence Metro Area 26% 74% 164
Riverside, CA Metro Area 40% 60% 198
San Diego Metro Area 28% 72% 160
San Francisco Metro Area 36% 64% 143
Seattle Metro Area 31% 69% 130
St. Louis Metro Area 27% 73% 152
Tampa Metro Area 26% 74% 159
Washington, DC Metro Area 33% 67% 423

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