Immigrant status among Catholics by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Catholics by immigrant status

% of Catholics who are…

Metro areaImmigrantsSecond generationThird generation or higherSample size
Boston Metro Area15%14%71%154
Chicago Metro Area24%20%56%274
Los Angeles Metro Area61%22%18%285
Miami Metro Area63%14%23%123
New York City Metro Area32%22%46%593
Philadelphia Metro Area8%14%78%200
Providence Metro Area18%18%64%167
Washington, DC Metro Area36%9%55%162
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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