Gender composition among adults who say religion is very important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is very important by gender

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Metro areaMenWomenSample size
Atlanta Metro Area39%61%302
Baltimore Metro Area50%50%128
Boston Metro Area44%56%176
Chicago Metro Area44%56%416
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area43%57%418
Detroit Metro Area38%62%198
Houston Metro Area41%59%303
Los Angeles Metro Area38%62%496
Miami Metro Area44%56%260
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area41%59%147
New York City Metro Area43%57%822
Philadelphia Metro Area39%61%342
Phoenix Metro Area40%60%196
Pittsburgh Metro Area40%60%132
Providence Metro Area34%66%164
Riverside, CA Metro Area40%60%198
San Diego Metro Area36%64%160
San Francisco Metro Area41%59%144
Seattle Metro Area39%61%131
St. Louis Metro Area43%57%153
Tampa Metro Area44%56%161
Washington, DC Metro Area43%57%423
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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