Racial and ethnic composition among Non-Christians by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among Non-Christians by race/ethnicity

% of Non-Christians who identify as…

Importance of religion in one's lifeWhiteBlackAsianLatinoOther/MixedSample size
Very important49%19%10%17%6%1,620
Somewhat important62%9%11%12%6%2,246
Not too important72%6%9%10%4%2,336
Not at all important77%4%5%10%4%3,497
Don't know65%8%5%15%7%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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