Belief in God among adults who attend services weekly or more by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who attend services weekly or more by belief in God

% of adults who attend services weekly or more 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 Area93%7%< 1%< 1%< 1%< 1%227
Boston Metro Area75%20%1%3%< 1%< 1%125
Chicago Metro Area87%11%1%1%1%< 1%290
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area89%10%1%< 1%< 1%< 1%281
Detroit Metro Area91%6%1%2%< 1%< 1%123
Houston Metro Area83%16%< 1%1%< 1%< 1%222
Los Angeles Metro Area78%16%2%2%< 1%1%340
Miami Metro Area79%15%3%2%1%< 1%176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area87%11%1%< 1%< 1%1%119
New York City Metro Area80%17%1%1%< 1%< 1%576
Philadelphia Metro Area81%16%2%1%< 1%< 1%248
Phoenix Metro Area90%9%1%< 1%< 1%< 1%148
Providence Metro Area80%11%< 1%< 1%6%2%118
Riverside, CA Metro Area83%15%1%1%< 1%< 1%134
San Diego Metro Area79%17%1%3%< 1%< 1%104
San Francisco Metro Area81%6%6%< 1%5%1%101
Tampa Metro Area88%6%2%< 1%4%1%113
Washington, DC Metro Area86%11%2%< 1%1%1%282
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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