Importance of religion in one's life among who believe in Hell by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who believe in Hell by importance of religion

% of who believe in Hell who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area76%20%4%< 1%< 1%321
Baltimore Metro Area69%25%4%2%< 1%113
Boston Metro Area57%30%6%7%1%156
Chicago Metro Area61%29%9%1%< 1%428
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area74%21%4%2%< 1%415
Detroit Metro Area60%32%5%2%< 1%213
Houston Metro Area74%21%2%2%< 1%305
Los Angeles Metro Area63%29%6%1%1%488
Miami Metro Area73%18%6%3%< 1%236
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area55%29%8%7%< 1%175
New York City Metro Area65%25%5%5%< 1%806
Philadelphia Metro Area64%26%9%1%< 1%342
Phoenix Metro Area66%23%6%4%1%200
Pittsburgh Metro Area59%33%6%2%< 1%139
Providence Metro Area66%27%3%4%< 1%157
Riverside, CA Metro Area68%24%5%2%< 1%215
San Diego Metro Area71%19%8%2%< 1%151
San Francisco Metro Area57%30%12%1%< 1%142
Seattle Metro Area61%26%11%3%< 1%122
St. Louis Metro Area72%20%5%3%< 1%156
Tampa Metro Area66%26%7%< 1%1%169
Washington, DC Metro Area70%25%4%1%1%411
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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