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

% of married adults who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area60%23%10%7%< 1%252
Baltimore Metro Area50%25%17%8%1%120
Boston Metro Area34%30%14%22%< 1%235
Chicago Metro Area53%25%12%9%1%434
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area71%18%6%4%1%333
Detroit Metro Area54%27%10%8%2%174
Houston Metro Area63%19%9%8%< 1%266
Los Angeles Metro Area50%29%11%10%< 1%465
Miami Metro Area60%25%7%7%1%226
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area46%26%18%10%1%182
New York City Metro Area51%28%10%10%1%829
Philadelphia Metro Area43%26%16%14%< 1%350
Phoenix Metro Area56%25%10%7%2%198
Pittsburgh Metro Area52%27%12%9%< 1%130
Providence Metro Area43%34%11%12%< 1%174
Riverside, CA Metro Area57%20%11%11%< 1%177
San Diego Metro Area51%21%14%14%< 1%154
San Francisco Metro Area32%24%24%20%< 1%226
Seattle Metro Area45%25%12%17%< 1%158
St. Louis Metro Area66%17%7%10%< 1%126
Tampa Metro Area52%31%8%7%1%132
Washington, DC Metro Area53%22%12%12%1%450
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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