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

% of blacks who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area76%15%6%2%1%139
Chicago Metro Area66%22%11%2%< 1%133
New York City Metro Area66%22%4%8%< 1%265
Philadelphia Metro Area67%19%7%7%< 1%125
Washington, DC Metro Area73%19%6%2%1%233
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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