Political ideology 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 political ideology

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

Metro area Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 302. 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 50% 31% 14% 6% 302
Baltimore Metro Area 45% 29% 22% 4% 128
Boston Metro Area 30% 32% 28% 11% 176
Chicago Metro Area 40% 34% 20% 7% 416
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 49% 34% 13% 4% 418
Detroit Metro Area 44% 26% 23% 7% 198
Houston Metro Area 45% 29% 20% 6% 303
Los Angeles Metro Area 44% 31% 22% 4% 496
Miami Metro Area 41% 29% 23% 7% 260
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 49% 27% 20% 4% 147
New York City Metro Area 38% 34% 22% 5% 822
Philadelphia Metro Area 34% 32% 27% 7% 342
Phoenix Metro Area 46% 29% 16% 9% 196
Pittsburgh Metro Area 43% 38% 9% 10% 132
Providence Metro Area 32% 42% 18% 8% 164
Riverside, CA Metro Area 47% 32% 14% 7% 198
San Diego Metro Area 44% 36% 15% 4% 160
San Francisco Metro Area 34% 34% 23% 9% 144
Seattle Metro Area 38% 32% 25% 6% 131
St. Louis Metro Area 40% 31% 19% 9% 153
Tampa Metro Area 41% 34% 18% 7% 161
Washington, DC Metro Area 33% 42% 19% 6% 423

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