Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

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Metro area White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 294. 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 45% 40% 1% 9% 5% 294
Baltimore Metro Area 54% 34% 1% 8% 4% 126
Boston Metro Area 63% 11% 2% 18% 6% 170
Chicago Metro Area 54% 23% 2% 18% 2% 406
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 52% 19% 3% 22% 4% 413
Detroit Metro Area 55% 35% 1% 2% 7% 192
Houston Metro Area 39% 23% 1% 30% 6% 296
Los Angeles Metro Area 27% 10% 7% 53% 3% 486
Miami Metro Area 24% 24% < 1% 47% 4% 258
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 74% 14% 2% 6% 3% 142
New York City Metro Area 41% 22% 9% 26% 1% 805
Philadelphia Metro Area 57% 29% 1% 7% 5% 335
Phoenix Metro Area 60% 6% < 1% 34% < 1% 191
Pittsburgh Metro Area 84% 10% 1% 2% 3% 130
Providence Metro Area 79% 6% < 1% 9% 6% 163
Riverside, CA Metro Area 36% 8% 4% 48% 4% 196
San Diego Metro Area 43% 5% 10% 36% 6% 155
San Francisco Metro Area 27% 18% 19% 33% 3% 140
Seattle Metro Area 69% 8% 14% 5% 3% 128
St. Louis Metro Area 73% 23% < 1% 2% 2% 152
Tampa Metro Area 65% 17% 1% 15% 2% 160
Washington, DC Metro Area 39% 35% 7% 16% 4% 419

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