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Question: How important is religion in your life -- very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? [408]

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Angola 
(Non-national
sample)
  Summer 2002 80 12 3 2 0

Argentina
  Spring 2019 46 20 18 15 1
  Spring 2013 32 33 20 14 0
  Spring 2010 32 34 20 12 0
  Spring 2009 37 28 20 14 0
  Spring 2008 39 30 18 12 0
  Spring 2007 34 32 22 11 0
  Summer 2002 39 34 14 12 0

Australia
  Summer 2020 20 23 22 34 1
  Spring 2019 18 19 25 37 1
  Spring 2013 21 22 22 34 0
  Spring 2008 21 25 22 31 0

Bangladesh 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2007 97 3 0 0 0
  Summer 2002 88 8 1 1 0

Belgium
  Summer 2020 14 18 24 44 1

Bolivia
  Spring 2013 68 25 4 2 0

Bolivia 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2007 64 27 6 2 0
  Summer 2002 66 27 4 1 0

Brazil
  Spring 2019 84 10 3 3 1
  Spring 2013 74 16 6 3 0
  Spring 2012 75 16 5 4 0
  Spring 2011 78 13 6 3 0
  Spring 2010 77 13 6 4 0

Brazil 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2009 78 13 5 4 0
  Spring 2008 75 12 7 6 0
  Spring 2007 75 12 7 6 0
  Summer 2002 76 14 5 4 0

Britain
  Summer 2020 21 19 22 36 2
  Spring 2019 20 19 21 39 1
  Spring 2011 17 21 21 40 0
  Spring 2010 17 25 23 34 0
  Spring 2009 21 25 22 31 0
  Fall 2009 19 26 23 31 0
  Spring 2008 18 24 23 34 0
  Spring 2007 18 24 24 34 0
  Spring 2006 25 37 26 13 0
  Spring 2005 18 29 26 27 0

Bulgaria
  Spring 2019 22 37 28 11 2
  Fall 2009 15 36 26 19 0
  Spring 2007 13 37 32 15 0
  Summer 2002 13 38 27 20 0

Canada
  Summer 2020 25 24 21 29 1
  Spring 2019 24 24 22 30 1
  Spring 2013 24 29 18 26 0
  Spring 2009 29 28 19 23 0
  Spring 2007 27 31 19 22 0
  Spring 2005 27 37 19 17 0
  Summer 2002 30 30 18 21 0

Chile
  Spring 2013 39 32 18 10 0
  Spring 2007 46 31 11 10 0

Czech Rep.
  Spring 2019 9 14 24 48 6
  Spring 2013 10 16 30 43 0
  Fall 2009 7 11 25 56 0
  Spring 2007 10 14 28 47 0
  Summer 2002 11 17 33 38 0

Denmark
  Summer 2020 8 14 37 41 0

Egypt
  Spring 2013 82 14 3 1 0
  Spring 2012 78 16 3 2 0
  Spring 2011 77 20 1 1 0
  Spring 2010 81 18 1 0 0
  Spring 2009 81 16 1 2 0
  Spring 2008 72 25 1 1 0
  Spring 2007 62 35 2 1 0
  Spring 2006 65 33 1 1 0

El Salvador
  Spring 2013 80 14 3 3 0

Ethiopia 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2007 79 17 2 0 0

France
  Summer 2020 16 21 23 38 2
  Spring 2019 11 22 22 44 1
  Spring 2011 13 23 25 38 0
  Spring 2010 12 22 24 43 0
  Spring 2009 13 24 23 39 0
  Fall 2009 13 24 27 36 0
  Spring 2008 10 27 26 36 0
  Spring 2007 12 26 27 36 0
  Spring 2006 13 31 25 30 0
  Spring 2005 14 28 31 27 0
  Summer 2002 11 27 28 33 0

Germany
  Summer 2020 20 27 21 30 1
  Spring 2019 24 31 15 29 1
  Spring 2011 21 31 23 24 0
  Spring 2010 25 32 20 23 0
  Spring 2009 24 32 18 25 0
  Fall 2009 25 32 18 24 0
  Spring 2008 22 35 21 21 0
  Spring 2007 24 32 20 24 0
  Spring 2006 30 30 20 21 0
  Spring 2005 27 36 19 18 0
  Summer 2002 21 28 25 25 0

Ghana
  Spring 2013 89 9 1 1 0
  Spring 2007 82 12 4 1 0
  Summer 2002 84 13 2 0 0

Greece
  Spring 2019 50 30 14 6 0
  Spring 2013 35 42 16 5 0
  Spring 2012 38 41 14 6 0

Guatemala 
(Non-national
sample)
  Summer 2002 80 13 3 3 0

Honduras 
(Non-national
sample)
  Summer 2002 72 19 4 2 0

Hungary
  Spring 2019 16 23 25 32 4
  Fall 2009 15 22 30 31 0

India 
(Current national
sample)
  Spring 2019 77 17 3 2 1

India 
(Old national
sample)
  Spring 2012 70 22 5 2 0
  Spring 2011 68 25 4 1 0

India 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2010 55 37 4 4 0
  Spring 2009 74 18 3 5 0
  Spring 2008 72 17 5 6 0
  Spring 2007 69 24 4 3 0
  Spring 2006 68 21 7 4 0
  Spring 2005 71 21 4 4 0
  Summer 2002 83 13 2 2 0

Indonesia
  Spring 2019 98 2 0 0 0
  Spring 2013 94 3 1 0 0
  Spring 2011 96 2 1 1 0
  Spring 2010 94 5 0 0 0
  Spring 2009 95 4 0 1 0
  Spring 2008 95 4 1 0 0
  Spring 2007 96 3 0 0 0
  Spring 2006 97 3 0 0 0
  Spring 2005 93 4 3 0 0

Indonesia 
(Non-national
sample)
  Summer 2002 95 5 0 0 0

Israel
  Spring 2019 39 30 17 13 1
  Spring 2013 25 28 24 22 0
  Spring 2011 24 44 15 15 0
  Spring 2009 30 31 21 16 0
  Spring 2007 27 36 19 15 0

Italy
  Summer 2020 25 29 25 20 0
  Spring 2019 24 37 22 15 2
  Spring 2013 30 39 17 10 0
  Spring 2012 26 40 20 12 0
  Fall 2009 24 47 20 8 0
  Spring 2007 25 45 19 8 0
  Summer 2002 27 42 21 8 0

Ivory Coast 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2007 92 6 1 1 0
  Summer 2002 90 7 1 2 0

Japan
  Summer 2020 9 22 38 30 1
  Spring 2019 9 25 39 26 1
  Spring 2012 10 25 36 28 0
  Spring 2011 11 29 38 21 0
  Spring 2010 12 28 36 23 0
  Spring 2009 14 27 36 22 0
  Spring 2008 13 28 33 24 0
  Spring 2007 6 20 41 30 0
  Spring 2006 12 35 31 21 0
  Summer 2002 12 28 36 22 0

Jordan
  Spring 2013 82 14 2 1 0
  Spring 2012 80 15 2 3 0
  Spring 2011 83 13 1 3 0
  Spring 2010 83 12 3 2 0
  Spring 2009 82 16 1 1 0
  Spring 2008 79 20 0 0 0
  Spring 2007 77 20 3 1 0
  Spring 2006 71 25 3 1 0
  Spring 2005 86 14 0 0 0

Kenya
  Spring 2019 92 5 2 1 0
  Spring 2013 87 12 1 0 0
  Spring 2011 84 12 3 0 0
  Spring 2010 74 18 6 2 0
  Spring 2009 78 17 4 1 0
  Spring 2007 82 13 4 1 0
  Summer 2002 85 13 1 1 0

Kuwait
  Spring 2007 95 3 1 0 0

Lebanon
  Spring 2019 70 22 5 2 1
  Spring 2013 57 36 5 1 0
  Spring 2012 56 35 7 1 0
  Spring 2011 56 32 10 2 0
  Spring 2010 53 33 12 1 0
  Spring 2009 53 34 11 2 0
  Spring 2008 48 31 16 5 0
  Spring 2007 50 33 13 4 0
  Spring 2005 42 30 18 8 0

Lithuania
  Spring 2019 15 40 26 17 3
  Spring 2011 16 43 28 11 0
  Fall 2009 19 42 27 10 0

Malaysia
  Spring 2013 77 18 3 0 0
  Spring 2007 78 15 4 2 0

Mali
  Spring 2007 87 8 3 1 0

Mali 
(Non-national
sample)
  Summer 2002 90 7 2 1 0

Mexico
  Spring 2019 52 31 10 5 2
  Spring 2013 45 37 12 5 0
  Spring 2012 33 38 21 7 0
  Spring 2011 36 39 17 7 0
  Spring 2010 42 39 13 6 0
  Spring 2009 36 43 15 5 0
  Spring 2008 58 28 8 4 0
  Spring 2007 46 39 11 4 0

Morocco 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2005 96 3 0 0 0

Netherlands
  Summer 2020 17 20 20 43 1
  Spring 2019 19 20 20 40 0
  Spring 2005 16 30 26 28 0

Nigeria
  Spring 2019 93 6 0 0 0
  Spring 2013 90 7 2 1 0
  Spring 2010 87 10 3 1 0

Nigeria 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2009 89 9 1 0 0
  Spring 2008 94 3 1 2 0
  Spring 2007 89 4 3 4 0
  Spring 2006 95 4 0 0 0
  Summer 2002 92 5 1 1 0

Pakistan
  Spring 2013 98 2 0 0 0
  Spring 2012 94 5 1 0 0
  Late Spring 2011 96 2 1 0 0
  Spring 2011 94 5 1 0 0
  Spring 2010 90 8 1 0 0
  Spring 2009 93 4 1 1 0
  Spring 2008 95 3 1 0 0
  Spring 2007 94 4 0 1 0
  Spring 2006 97 2 0 0 0
  Spring 2005 96 3 0 0 0
  Summer 2002 91 7 0 0 0

Palest. ter.
  Spring 2013 85 11 3 1 0
  Spring 2009 89 9 1 1 0
  Spring 2007 82 11 2 1 0

Peru
  Spring 2007 68 23 4 3 0
  Summer 2002 69 24 4 3 0

Philippines
  Spring 2019 92 6 1 1 0
  Spring 2013 86 13 1 0 0
  Summer 2002 88 11 1 0 0

Poland
  Spring 2019 25 44 21 6 3
  Spring 2013 24 48 16 5 0
  Spring 2012 29 46 15 6 0
  Spring 2011 27 49 17 4 0
  Spring 2010 25 54 13 5 0
  Spring 2009 30 50 14 3 0
  Fall 2009 33 46 14 3 0
  Spring 2008 29 50 14 2 0
  Spring 2007 38 44 13 3 0
  Spring 2005 47 46 4 1 0

Russia
  Spring 2019 22 41 23 11 3
  Spring 2013 18 38 25 11 0
  Spring 2012 19 40 22 12 0
  Spring 2011 18 39 24 10 0
  Spring 2010 15 35 28 15 0
  Spring 2009 20 40 24 9 0
  Fall 2009 21 32 25 17 0
  Spring 2008 18 39 24 14 0
  Spring 2007 16 34 33 14 0
  Spring 2006 17 42 29 11 0
  Spring 2005 18 38 24 17 0
  Summer 2002 14 33 28 21 0

S. Africa
  Spring 2019 86 8 3 2 0
  Spring 2013 69 21 5 3 0
  Spring 2008 81 12 3 3 0
  Summer 2002 87 8 3 3 0

S. Africa 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2007 77 15 4 2 0

Senegal
  Spring 2013 96 3 0 0 0

Senegal 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2007 99 1 0 0 0
  Summer 2002 96 3 0 1 0

S. Korea
  Summer 2020 17 23 28 31 1
  Spring 2019 17 25 30 27 1
  Spring 2013 19 30 30 19 0
  Spring 2010 20 24 28 27 0
  Spring 2009 17 27 30 25 0
  Spring 2008 16 29 31 22 0
  Spring 2007 14 29 34 22 0

Slovakia
  Spring 2019 23 32 30 14 2
  Fall 2009 19 34 26 18 0
  Spring 2007 27 29 24 20 0
  Summer 2002 29 36 20 15 0

Spain
  Summer 2020 24 23 19 34 0
  Spring 2019 24 26 21 29 1
  Spring 2011 22 27 19 31 0
  Spring 2010 24 30 16 30 0
  Spring 2009 23 29 19 28 0
  Fall 2009 23 32 21 24 0
  Spring 2008 19 27 23 30 0
  Spring 2007 18 26 24 31 0
  Spring 2006 25 23 24 27 0
  Spring 2005 21 28 28 22 0

Sweden
  Summer 2020 9 15 27 49 0
  Spring 2019 7 15 30 48 0
  Spring 2007 8 17 27 47 0

Tanzania
  Spring 2008 94 5 0 1 0
  Spring 2007 95 3 0 1 0
  Summer 2002 83 12 3 1 0

Tunisia
  Spring 2019 91 8 0 0 1
  Spring 2013 79 15 4 2 0
  Spring 2012 87 10 1 1 0

Turkey
  Spring 2019 71 18 5 3 3
  Spring 2013 70 18 4 1 0
  Spring 2011 74 14 4 1 0
  Spring 2010 77 16 3 2 0
  Spring 2009 72 21 2 1 0
  Spring 2008 84 10 2 2 0
  Spring 2007 82 12 3 2 0
  Spring 2006 69 21 4 2 0
  Spring 2005 67 22 6 3 0
  Summer 2002 65 24 6 5 0

Uganda
  Spring 2013 86 12 2 1 0
  Spring 2007 82 15 2 1 0
  Summer 2002 85 12 2 1 0

Ukraine
  Spring 2019 23 38 24 9 6
  Spring 2011 20 45 19 7 0
  Fall 2009 20 41 22 12 0
  Spring 2007 24 40 20 9 0
  Summer 2002 35 38 16 11 0

United States
  Summer 2020 49 21 13 16 1
  Spring 2019 47 23 13 16 1
  Spring 2012 54 24 11 9 0
  Spring 2011 50 27 10 11 0
  Spring 2010 56 25 9 9 0
  Spring 2009 53 29 8 9 0
  Fall 2009 55 27 8 9 0
  Spring 2008 55 27 9 7 0
  Spring 2007 56 26 9 8 0
  Spring 2006 54 29 10 6 0
  Spring 2005 52 32 9 6 0
  Summer 2002 59 25 8 6 0

Uzbekistan
  Summer 2002 35 46 16 3 0

Venezuela
  Spring 2013 42 44 10 3 0

Venezuela 
(Non-national
sample)
  Spring 2007 37 47 11 3 0
  Summer 2002 61 25 8 4 0

Vietnam 
(Non-national
sample)
  Summer 2002 24 24 42 8 0