Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Generation X by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults in Generation X by importance of religion

% of adults in Generation X who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area61%21%9%9%< 1%128
Boston Metro Area34%26%16%24%< 1%114
Chicago Metro Area52%25%11%12%< 1%190
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area63%22%6%8%< 1%147
Houston Metro Area59%20%11%10%< 1%130
Los Angeles Metro Area48%29%12%11%< 1%241
Miami Metro Area63%15%7%14%1%114
New York City Metro Area46%30%10%13%1%386
Philadelphia Metro Area48%25%9%18%< 1%143
San Francisco Metro Area35%23%21%21%< 1%106
Washington, DC Metro Area49%25%12%14%< 1%248
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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