Parent of children under 18 among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by parental status

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

Metro area Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 219. 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 38% 62% 219
Chicago Metro Area 31% 69% 227
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 38% 62% 281
Detroit Metro Area 30% 70% 117
Houston Metro Area 37% 63% 193
Los Angeles Metro Area 34% 66% 290
Miami Metro Area 35% 65% 140
New York City Metro Area 32% 68% 441
Philadelphia Metro Area 25% 75% 196
Phoenix Metro Area 30% 70% 131
Riverside, CA Metro Area 39% 61% 139
Washington, DC Metro Area 32% 68% 259

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