Belief in God among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by belief in God

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation 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 Area64%18%6%< 1%9%3%306
Baltimore Metro Area57%16%7%< 1%18%3%158
Boston Metro Area39%26%10%1%20%3%352
Chicago Metro Area49%29%6%1%12%3%576
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area66%21%4%1%7%2%370
Detroit Metro Area59%24%4%< 1%11%2%211
Houston Metro Area62%23%7%< 1%7%1%326
Los Angeles Metro Area48%25%9%1%14%2%719
Miami Metro Area56%21%7%1%12%3%333
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area45%32%6%< 1%15%3%219
New York City Metro Area55%22%7%1%12%3%1,263
Philadelphia Metro Area54%19%7%< 1%16%4%474
Phoenix Metro Area52%24%7%< 1%14%2%225
Pittsburgh Metro Area58%23%9%< 1%7%4%157
Providence Metro Area40%28%7%1%20%4%225
Riverside, CA Metro Area58%26%6%1%8%1%221
San Diego Metro Area48%23%11%< 1%16%2%201
San Francisco Metro Area36%20%13%1%25%4%347
Seattle Metro Area43%20%12%< 1%21%4%221
St. Louis Metro Area59%21%10%< 1%8%1%170
Tampa Metro Area58%20%3%< 1%15%4%198
Washington, DC Metro Area51%22%7%< 1%15%5%621
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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