Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services weekly or more by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who attend services weekly or more by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who attend prayer group…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area63%14%8%14%< 1%227
Boston Metro Area41%16%8%34%2%125
Chicago Metro Area47%17%10%26%< 1%290
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area65%13%7%15%< 1%281
Detroit Metro Area49%14%10%25%2%123
Houston Metro Area59%15%9%17%< 1%222
Los Angeles Metro Area55%19%5%21%< 1%340
Miami Metro Area61%12%5%20%2%176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area50%12%15%23%< 1%119
New York City Metro Area51%12%9%27%1%576
Philadelphia Metro Area50%9%11%30%1%248
Phoenix Metro Area59%15%3%23%< 1%148
Providence Metro Area45%5%14%36%< 1%118
Riverside, CA Metro Area62%13%7%18%< 1%134
San Diego Metro Area67%13%7%13%< 1%104
San Francisco Metro Area46%17%11%23%3%101
Tampa Metro Area57%11%7%22%3%113
Washington, DC Metro Area54%15%6%24%1%282
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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