Political ideology among Christians by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Christians by political ideology

% of Christians who are…

Metro areaConservativeModerateLiberalDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area49%30%16%5%400
Baltimore Metro Area41%32%24%4%172
Boston Metro Area30%34%29%7%280
Chicago Metro Area35%37%22%6%621
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area47%32%17%4%516
Detroit Metro Area41%30%23%6%268
Houston Metro Area43%32%19%7%366
Los Angeles Metro Area40%34%22%4%671
Miami Metro Area38%29%26%7%319
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area41%33%23%3%248
New York City Metro Area35%37%22%6%1,065
Philadelphia Metro Area29%39%25%7%501
Phoenix Metro Area42%35%17%6%278
Pittsburgh Metro Area38%40%16%6%199
Providence Metro Area33%40%21%7%272
Riverside, CA Metro Area41%35%19%6%272
San Diego Metro Area42%34%18%5%219
San Francisco Metro Area33%36%25%6%212
Seattle Metro Area35%37%23%6%185
St. Louis Metro Area39%35%18%7%203
Tampa Metro Area38%31%25%6%216
Washington, DC Metro Area31%43%19%7%574
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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