Frequency of meditation among whites by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among whites by frequency of meditation

% of whites who meditate…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area37%9%5%48%1%286
Baltimore Metro Area31%7%3%59%1%168
Boston Metro Area27%9%7%56%1%395
Chicago Metro Area34%7%3%55%1%580
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area41%9%4%44%1%397
Detroit Metro Area27%8%6%57%3%243
Houston Metro Area39%7%4%49%1%278
Los Angeles Metro Area36%10%6%47%1%523
Miami Metro Area29%12%2%56%1%207
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area31%9%3%57%< 1%285
New York City Metro Area32%9%5%51%2%1,056
Philadelphia Metro Area35%5%5%55%1%502
Phoenix Metro Area42%8%3%45%1%298
Pittsburgh Metro Area42%8%3%47%< 1%217
Providence Metro Area32%5%4%59%1%300
Riverside, CA Metro Area37%9%2%50%2%179
San Diego Metro Area39%8%9%42%3%179
San Francisco Metro Area32%11%9%46%2%321
Seattle Metro Area34%8%3%55%1%243
St. Louis Metro Area37%7%3%52%< 1%213
Tampa Metro Area39%6%2%52%1%230
Washington, DC Metro Area27%14%6%53%< 1%500
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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