Belief in God among college graduates by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among college graduates by belief in God

% of college graduates who say they…

Metro areaBelieve in God; absolutely certainBelieve in God; fairly certainBelieve in God; not too/not at all certainBelieve in God; don't knowDo not believe in GodOther/don't know if they believe in GodSample size
Atlanta Metro Area69%17%5%< 1%5%3%138
Boston Metro Area35%15%13%1%32%3%156
Chicago Metro Area50%24%9%< 1%15%3%260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area75%15%3%< 1%6%1%190
Houston Metro Area63%17%4%2%14%< 1%140
Los Angeles Metro Area47%23%9%< 1%17%4%306
Miami Metro Area56%21%6%2%14%1%126
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area56%25%4%< 1%12%3%132
New York City Metro Area47%21%9%1%21%2%498
Philadelphia Metro Area42%17%9%< 1%22%9%171
Phoenix Metro Area59%18%5%< 1%13%4%103
Providence Metro Area48%29%8%< 1%14%1%110
San Francisco Metro Area34%18%11%< 1%32%5%164
Seattle Metro Area39%18%5%< 1%33%5%102
Washington, DC Metro Area52%24%9%< 1%12%4%300
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.

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