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

% of adults who pray daily who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area83%15%2%< 1%< 1%322
Baltimore Metro Area76%21%4%< 1%< 1%132
Boston Metro Area68%26%4%2%1%176
Chicago Metro Area76%19%3%2%< 1%418
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area83%12%3%1%1%428
Detroit Metro Area74%22%2%1%1%209
Houston Metro Area85%11%1%3%< 1%305
Los Angeles Metro Area71%23%3%2%1%536
Miami Metro Area80%15%3%2%< 1%276
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area76%19%3%1%1%153
New York City Metro Area74%20%3%2%1%877
Philadelphia Metro Area74%21%3%2%< 1%377
Phoenix Metro Area81%13%3%1%2%207
Pittsburgh Metro Area75%19%5%1%< 1%144
Providence Metro Area80%16%1%3%< 1%168
Riverside, CA Metro Area71%19%7%2%1%222
San Diego Metro Area82%13%4%1%< 1%172
San Francisco Metro Area70%24%3%2%2%163
Seattle Metro Area75%16%7%1%< 1%135
St. Louis Metro Area79%15%2%3%< 1%157
Tampa Metro Area74%20%4%2%< 1%170
Washington, DC Metro Area79%17%2%1%1%435
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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