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

% of parents who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area62%26%5%8%< 1%140
Boston Metro Area32%26%16%26%< 1%106
Chicago Metro Area57%21%13%9%< 1%202
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area62%24%6%7%1%191
Houston Metro Area67%19%7%8%< 1%150
Los Angeles Metro Area58%28%7%7%< 1%253
Miami Metro Area62%20%6%12%< 1%131
New York City Metro Area55%29%7%8%1%418
Philadelphia Metro Area46%28%9%17%< 1%174
Riverside, CA Metro Area57%24%11%8%< 1%109
San Francisco Metro Area44%29%17%10%< 1%101
Washington, DC Metro Area54%21%13%12%< 1%257
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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