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

% of who believe in Heaven who attend prayer group…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area36%13%10%41%< 1%385
Baltimore Metro Area26%11%10%53%< 1%160
Boston Metro Area23%10%5%60%2%244
Chicago Metro Area21%12%9%58%< 1%576
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area35%14%8%43%< 1%498
Detroit Metro Area20%13%9%58%< 1%266
Houston Metro Area33%14%8%45%< 1%366
Los Angeles Metro Area27%14%10%49%< 1%648
Miami Metro Area35%11%9%45%1%314
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area20%7%10%63%1%240
New York City Metro Area25%9%10%55%1%1,122
Philadelphia Metro Area25%6%12%57%< 1%479
Phoenix Metro Area27%10%8%54%< 1%277
Pittsburgh Metro Area18%14%4%64%< 1%190
Providence Metro Area21%9%8%61%< 1%237
Riverside, CA Metro Area33%12%10%44%< 1%268
San Diego Metro Area32%9%10%48%< 1%205
San Francisco Metro Area17%13%12%57%1%208
Seattle Metro Area27%15%8%50%< 1%173
St. Louis Metro Area21%8%8%62%< 1%199
Tampa Metro Area23%9%8%58%1%218
Washington, DC Metro Area28%11%10%51%< 1%561
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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