Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say religion is somewhat important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is somewhat important by race/ethnicity

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Metro area White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 105. 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 63% 21% 2% 10% 5% 105
Boston Metro Area 82% 9% 1% 4% 4% 122
Chicago Metro Area 56% 13% 4% 21% 6% 223
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 52% 7% 5% 28% 8% 143
Houston Metro Area 45% 6% 6% 41% 2% 109
Los Angeles Metro Area 33% 5% 21% 41% 1% 276
Miami Metro Area 55% 7% 2% 34% 1% 108
New York City Metro Area 54% 13% 10% 21% 3% 461
Philadelphia Metro Area 69% 14% 7% 8% 2% 188
Providence Metro Area 87% 8% < 1% 5% < 1% 107
San Francisco Metro Area 51% 4% 28% 14% 4% 115
Washington, DC Metro Area 55% 18% 6% 14% 6% 223

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