Importance of religion in one's life among adults in California by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among adults in California by importance of religion

% of adults in California who say religion is…

Belief in GodVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Believe in God; absolutely certain70%22%4%3%1%1,965
Believe in God; fairly certain31%43%18%8%1%803
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain9%34%37%19%< 1%270
Do not believe in God3%7%24%66%< 1%507
Other/don't know if they believe in God10%17%37%33%3%113
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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