Belief in God among 50-64 year olds by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among 50-64 year olds by belief in God

% of 50-64 year olds who say they…

Metro areaBelieve in God; absolutely certainBelieve in God; fairly certainBelieve in God; not too/not at all certainBelieve in God; don't knowDo not believe in GodOther/don't know if they believe in GodSample size
Atlanta Metro Area71%15%3%< 1%5%5%136
Boston Metro Area56%28%6%2%6%2%134
Chicago Metro Area67%22%5%< 1%4%2%231
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area78%16%1%< 1%5%1%186
Detroit Metro Area66%24%4%< 1%6%< 1%131
Houston Metro Area71%20%3%2%4%< 1%136
Los Angeles Metro Area58%26%5%2%6%3%272
Miami Metro Area64%22%5%< 1%7%2%119
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area72%22%2%< 1%2%1%117
New York City Metro Area60%25%4%1%7%3%489
Philadelphia Metro Area64%20%8%< 1%7%1%205
Phoenix Metro Area71%22%2%< 1%4%1%117
Providence Metro Area54%28%2%< 1%16%1%113
San Diego Metro Area66%19%7%< 1%5%4%104
San Francisco Metro Area50%22%10%3%11%3%138
Tampa Metro Area70%18%1%< 1%9%1%102
Washington, DC Metro Area64%16%4%1%11%5%266
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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