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

% of the Unaffiliated who say religion is…

Metro areaVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Boston Metro Area7%21%23%48%1%153
Chicago Metro Area7%21%31%41%< 1%170
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area10%33%22%34%1%103
Houston Metro Area15%25%24%35%< 1%102
Los Angeles Metro Area11%18%29%41%1%275
Miami Metro Area12%20%19%46%3%100
New York City Metro Area10%23%22%43%1%388
Philadelphia Metro Area7%18%31%44%< 1%151
San Francisco Metro Area3%16%34%46%1%188
Seattle Metro Area6%12%29%53%< 1%118
Washington, DC Metro Area8%23%25%43%2%232
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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