Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who attend prayer group…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area38%13%10%38%< 1%361
Baltimore Metro Area35%9%10%46%< 1%145
Boston Metro Area24%10%4%61%1%193
Chicago Metro Area26%12%10%52%< 1%486
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area39%16%9%36%< 1%478
Detroit Metro Area27%15%9%48%< 1%249
Houston Metro Area39%12%10%39%< 1%337
Los Angeles Metro Area34%12%10%44%< 1%562
Miami Metro Area36%12%8%43%< 1%288
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area32%8%12%48%1%187
New York City Metro Area29%8%10%52%1%951
Philadelphia Metro Area30%7%14%49%1%413
Phoenix Metro Area34%11%7%49%< 1%246
Pittsburgh Metro Area22%13%5%60%< 1%171
Providence Metro Area26%9%12%52%< 1%198
Riverside, CA Metro Area37%12%10%41%< 1%248
San Diego Metro Area35%8%11%45%1%178
San Francisco Metro Area24%12%12%50%2%181
Seattle Metro Area30%17%11%40%2%158
St. Louis Metro Area25%10%11%54%< 1%184
Tampa Metro Area28%9%7%56%1%208
Washington, DC Metro Area30%13%10%46%1%492
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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