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

% of adults who pray weekly 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
Chicago Metro Area62%30%6%< 1%< 1%1%157
Los Angeles Metro Area58%37%2%2%1%< 1%156
New York City Metro Area64%30%5%< 1%< 1%1%247
Philadelphia Metro Area52%36%11%< 1%1%1%104
Washington, DC Metro Area65%26%7%< 1%1%1%147
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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