Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area80%12%4%4%< 1%227
Baltimore Metro Area78%16%3%2%1%104
Boston Metro Area76%11%5%8%< 1%156
Chicago Metro Area71%13%6%9%2%368
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area80%9%6%4%1%301
Detroit Metro Area74%12%3%9%1%147
Houston Metro Area79%10%3%6%2%237
Los Angeles Metro Area82%8%3%5%1%456
Miami Metro Area84%5%4%6%1%241
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area79%12%7%2%< 1%123
New York City Metro Area74%14%5%5%1%708
Philadelphia Metro Area81%9%5%4%2%288
Phoenix Metro Area78%13%2%6%< 1%177
Pittsburgh Metro Area66%20%9%6%< 1%102
Providence Metro Area74%10%7%8%1%150
Riverside, CA Metro Area82%9%7%2%1%166
San Diego Metro Area81%11%2%6%< 1%145
San Francisco Metro Area72%15%8%4%< 1%177
Seattle Metro Area79%8%5%8%< 1%118
St. Louis Metro Area73%12%8%6%< 1%116
Tampa Metro Area75%7%4%14%< 1%138
Washington, DC Metro Area70%13%8%7%2%366
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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