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

% of liberals who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area40%22%18%20%< 1%105
Boston Metro Area24%22%17%36%< 1%193
Chicago Metro Area33%25%20%21%< 1%256
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area42%31%11%15%1%123
Detroit Metro Area44%25%13%18%1%100
Houston Metro Area54%22%10%14%< 1%111
Los Angeles Metro Area33%29%15%22%1%331
Miami Metro Area42%25%11%21%< 1%146
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area27%28%21%23%2%102
New York City Metro Area33%28%16%20%3%550
Philadelphia Metro Area40%18%21%21%< 1%208
Providence Metro Area27%29%19%24%< 1%101
San Francisco Metro Area20%24%27%27%2%218
Seattle Metro Area28%21%24%28%< 1%124
Washington, DC Metro Area32%27%17%24%< 1%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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