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

% of adults who pray weekly who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Chicago Metro Area39%50%8%2%< 1%157
Los Angeles Metro Area49%35%13%2%1%156
New York City Metro Area45%41%6%7%1%247
Philadelphia Metro Area37%46%9%6%1%104
Washington, DC Metro Area45%42%10%3%< 1%147
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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