Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by race/ethnicity

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Metro areaWhiteBlackAsianLatinoOther/MixedSample size
Atlanta Metro Area47%38%1%9%5%352
Baltimore Metro Area53%38%1%5%4%143
Boston Metro Area69%14%1%11%4%183
Chicago Metro Area56%22%3%16%3%475
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area53%19%3%21%5%470
Detroit Metro Area63%28%< 1%3%5%243
Houston Metro Area41%22%2%29%6%331
Los Angeles Metro Area33%10%9%45%2%550
Miami Metro Area27%25%< 1%44%4%285
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area76%11%4%5%4%180
New York City Metro Area45%23%9%21%2%930
Philadelphia Metro Area61%25%1%7%5%405
Phoenix Metro Area64%6%2%24%4%239
Pittsburgh Metro Area88%8%1%1%2%169
Providence Metro Area85%4%< 1%5%6%196
Riverside, CA Metro Area39%10%4%44%3%246
San Diego Metro Area52%7%8%28%5%172
San Francisco Metro Area34%15%20%27%3%179
Seattle Metro Area73%4%11%6%6%154
St. Louis Metro Area76%21%< 1%2%1%182
Tampa Metro Area67%15%2%15%2%205
Washington, DC Metro Area43%34%5%14%4%486
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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