Age distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who meditate at least once a week by age group

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are ages…

Metro area18-2930-4950-6465+Sample size
Atlanta Metro Area17%41%27%16%220
Baltimore Metro Area8%37%26%29%103
Boston Metro Area13%34%28%25%150
Chicago Metro Area16%42%21%21%360
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area18%38%28%16%293
Detroit Metro Area21%26%32%21%142
Houston Metro Area18%38%29%15%229
Los Angeles Metro Area16%39%27%17%446
Miami Metro Area16%37%28%19%233
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area19%28%31%22%121
New York City Metro Area15%37%26%21%683
Philadelphia Metro Area16%28%32%24%284
Phoenix Metro Area21%34%26%19%172
Pittsburgh Metro Area9%36%21%35%101
Providence Metro Area20%30%27%23%147
Riverside, CA Metro Area19%39%27%14%164
San Diego Metro Area14%36%29%21%143
San Francisco Metro Area14%37%31%18%173
Seattle Metro Area14%33%33%19%116
St. Louis Metro Area21%25%27%27%112
Tampa Metro Area8%35%28%29%136
Washington, DC Metro Area13%49%27%12%352
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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