Frequency of prayer by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area by frequency of prayer

% of adults who pray…

Metro areaAt least dailyWeeklyMonthlySeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area64%12%4%19%1%510
Baltimore Metro Area52%14%4%30%< 1%250
Boston Metro Area37%14%8%40%< 1%498
Chicago Metro Area48%19%8%24%1%867
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area64%14%4%17%1%659
Detroit Metro Area52%16%7%23%1%374
Houston Metro Area59%18%6%18%< 1%514
Los Angeles Metro Area51%15%7%26%1%1,076
Miami Metro Area57%13%7%22%1%483
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area42%17%7%34%< 1%342
New York City Metro Area53%13%6%27%1%1,786
Philadelphia Metro Area51%15%5%29%< 1%722
Phoenix Metro Area51%20%3%26%< 1%397
Pittsburgh Metro Area54%23%7%17%< 1%252
Providence Metro Area44%17%6%31%1%351
Riverside, CA Metro Area61%13%6%19%1%373
San Diego Metro Area56%11%4%29%1%321
San Francisco Metro Area36%15%5%44%1%485
Seattle Metro Area42%11%7%40%< 1%333
St. Louis Metro Area59%16%5%20%< 1%274
Tampa Metro Area50%16%6%28%1%320
Washington, DC Metro Area47%20%5%26%1%913
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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