Immigrant status 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 immigrant status

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

Metro areaImmigrantsSecond generationThird generation or higherSample size
Atlanta Metro Area9%5%86%295
Baltimore Metro Area11%5%84%124
Boston Metro Area25%14%61%175
Chicago Metro Area18%14%68%411
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area19%8%73%417
Detroit Metro Area5%6%89%195
Houston Metro Area23%9%68%301
Los Angeles Metro Area46%16%39%485
Miami Metro Area54%14%32%252
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area12%6%82%146
New York City Metro Area39%19%42%806
Philadelphia Metro Area8%10%82%339
Phoenix Metro Area13%11%76%194
Pittsburgh Metro Area2%6%93%130
Providence Metro Area20%15%65%163
Riverside, CA Metro Area28%18%54%197
San Diego Metro Area39%10%51%158
San Francisco Metro Area40%11%49%139
Seattle Metro Area18%12%71%127
St. Louis Metro Area8%3%89%152
Tampa Metro Area16%8%76%159
Washington, DC Metro Area26%7%66%415
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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