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

% of who believe in Hell who attend prayer group…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area39%12%10%38%< 1%321
Baltimore Metro Area28%13%10%49%< 1%113
Boston Metro Area28%10%5%55%1%156
Chicago Metro Area23%13%10%54%1%428
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area36%15%8%40%< 1%415
Detroit Metro Area23%13%9%55%< 1%213
Houston Metro Area34%15%8%43%< 1%305
Los Angeles Metro Area28%15%10%47%< 1%488
Miami Metro Area40%11%8%42%< 1%236
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area23%5%11%59%1%175
New York City Metro Area29%9%9%51%1%806
Philadelphia Metro Area29%6%15%50%< 1%342
Phoenix Metro Area28%12%6%54%< 1%200
Pittsburgh Metro Area21%16%6%57%< 1%139
Providence Metro Area23%7%10%59%< 1%157
Riverside, CA Metro Area35%15%11%39%< 1%215
San Diego Metro Area31%10%12%47%1%151
San Francisco Metro Area20%17%12%49%2%142
Seattle Metro Area30%14%10%46%< 1%122
St. Louis Metro Area27%8%12%54%< 1%156
Tampa Metro Area29%10%8%51%2%169
Washington, DC Metro Area34%11%8%46%< 1%411
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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