Parent of children under 18 among conservatives by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among conservatives by parental status

% of conservatives who are…

Metro areaParentsNon-parentsSample size
Atlanta Metro Area36%64%216
Boston Metro Area18%82%108
Chicago Metro Area29%71%259
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area39%61%275
Detroit Metro Area30%70%126
Houston Metro Area37%63%195
Los Angeles Metro Area32%68%330
Miami Metro Area32%68%138
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area31%69%108
New York City Metro Area27%73%507
Philadelphia Metro Area27%73%196
Phoenix Metro Area29%71%152
Providence Metro Area23%77%100
Riverside, CA Metro Area30%70%139
San Diego Metro Area29%71%103
Tampa Metro Area23%77%106
Washington, DC Metro Area37%63%200
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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