Belief in God among adults who pray daily by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who pray daily by belief in God

% of adults who pray daily 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 Area91%8%< 1%< 1%< 1%< 1%322
Baltimore Metro Area84%13%3%< 1%< 1%< 1%132
Boston Metro Area78%19%1%1%< 1%1%176
Chicago Metro Area79%19%2%< 1%1%< 1%418
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area88%9%1%< 1%< 1%< 1%428
Detroit Metro Area87%9%2%< 1%2%< 1%209
Houston Metro Area86%12%1%1%< 1%< 1%305
Los Angeles Metro Area76%17%3%2%1%1%536
Miami Metro Area81%15%2%1%1%< 1%276
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area87%12%1%< 1%< 1%< 1%153
New York City Metro Area79%16%3%1%< 1%1%877
Philadelphia Metro Area85%12%2%< 1%< 1%< 1%377
Phoenix Metro Area86%13%1%< 1%< 1%< 1%207
Pittsburgh Metro Area87%10%3%1%< 1%< 1%144
Providence Metro Area82%11%3%1%3%< 1%168
Riverside, CA Metro Area81%17%1%1%< 1%< 1%222
San Diego Metro Area75%18%4%2%2%< 1%172
San Francisco Metro Area79%13%3%1%3%1%163
Seattle Metro Area87%11%2%< 1%< 1%< 1%135
St. Louis Metro Area90%9%1%< 1%< 1%< 1%157
Tampa Metro Area84%13%2%< 1%< 1%< 1%170
Washington, DC Metro Area84%13%1%1%< 1%1%435
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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