Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services weekly or more by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who attend services weekly or more by importance of religion

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area91%7%1%1%< 1%227
Boston Metro Area83%17%< 1%< 1%< 1%125
Chicago Metro Area91%9%< 1%< 1%< 1%290
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area91%8%1%< 1%< 1%281
Detroit Metro Area91%8%< 1%< 1%1%123
Houston Metro Area89%8%2%1%< 1%222
Los Angeles Metro Area87%12%1%< 1%1%340
Miami Metro Area92%5%1%2%< 1%176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area87%12%1%< 1%< 1%119
New York City Metro Area88%11%< 1%1%< 1%576
Philadelphia Metro Area86%11%3%< 1%< 1%248
Phoenix Metro Area94%4%< 1%< 1%2%148
Providence Metro Area76%17%7%< 1%< 1%118
Riverside, CA Metro Area85%13%< 1%1%1%134
San Diego Metro Area94%6%< 1%< 1%< 1%104
San Francisco Metro Area83%12%4%< 1%1%101
Tampa Metro Area79%15%6%< 1%< 1%113
Washington, DC Metro Area90%9%< 1%< 1%< 1%282
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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