Importance of religion in one's life among adults with a post-graduate degree by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults with a post-graduate degree by importance of religion

% of adults with a post-graduate degree who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area47%32%16%5%< 1%105
Boston Metro Area33%28%17%22%< 1%131
Chicago Metro Area43%27%11%19%< 1%170
Los Angeles Metro Area36%34%9%20%1%188
New York City Metro Area37%28%18%17%1%414
Philadelphia Metro Area48%24%12%14%1%165
San Francisco Metro Area19%24%25%31%< 1%132
Washington, DC Metro Area37%20%17%26%< 1%305
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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