Importance of religion in one's life among never married adults by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among never married adults by importance of religion

% of never married adults who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area53%22%12%11%2%128
Boston Metro Area34%20%20%26%< 1%116
Chicago Metro Area34%32%20%14%1%218
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area55%27%7%11%< 1%134
Houston Metro Area50%28%13%9%< 1%110
Los Angeles Metro Area35%29%18%17%1%286
Miami Metro Area47%21%16%15%1%109
New York City Metro Area39%27%14%19%1%446
Philadelphia Metro Area43%24%16%17%< 1%164
San Francisco Metro Area34%23%24%19%1%122
Washington, DC Metro Area47%26%15%12%< 1%251
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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