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

% of Non-Christians who attend prayer group…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area3%6%5%86%< 1%110
Boston Metro Area7%3%3%86%1%218
Chicago Metro Area9%4%4%83%1%246
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area11%9%4%75%< 1%143
Detroit Metro Area7%11%6%77%< 1%106
Houston Metro Area8%12%6%75%< 1%148
Los Angeles Metro Area6%4%7%83%1%405
Miami Metro Area7%7%6%78%2%164
New York City Metro Area12%6%7%74%< 1%721
Philadelphia Metro Area5%3%9%83%< 1%221
Phoenix Metro Area6%2%4%88%< 1%119
Riverside, CA Metro Area5%7%4%84%< 1%101
San Diego Metro Area1%1%3%95%< 1%102
San Francisco Metro Area3%4%9%84%< 1%273
Seattle Metro Area4%1%4%90%1%148
Tampa Metro Area12%1%6%81%< 1%104
Washington, DC Metro Area10%4%4%81%1%339
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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