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

% of Christians who attend prayer group…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area37%13%10%40%< 1%400
Baltimore Metro Area27%10%8%54%< 1%172
Boston Metro Area19%9%7%64%1%280
Chicago Metro Area20%11%9%59%1%621
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area37%14%8%41%< 1%516
Detroit Metro Area25%12%7%55%1%268
Houston Metro Area37%12%10%40%< 1%366
Los Angeles Metro Area30%14%9%47%< 1%671
Miami Metro Area37%8%8%46%1%319
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area25%7%9%58%1%248
New York City Metro Area26%9%9%55%1%1,065
Philadelphia Metro Area26%6%10%57%< 1%501
Phoenix Metro Area32%13%8%47%< 1%278
Pittsburgh Metro Area20%15%4%61%< 1%199
Providence Metro Area20%5%8%67%< 1%272
Riverside, CA Metro Area37%12%10%40%< 1%272
San Diego Metro Area35%9%11%44%< 1%219
San Francisco Metro Area21%15%8%55%1%212
Seattle Metro Area30%15%10%45%1%185
St. Louis Metro Area24%9%10%57%< 1%203
Tampa Metro Area25%9%7%57%2%216
Washington, DC Metro Area27%12%9%51%< 1%574
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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