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

% of married adults who attend prayer group…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area34%11%7%48%< 1%252
Baltimore Metro Area24%3%6%66%< 1%120
Boston Metro Area13%5%5%76%< 1%235
Chicago Metro Area19%10%7%63%1%434
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area33%12%8%47%< 1%333
Detroit Metro Area26%8%8%57%< 1%174
Houston Metro Area33%10%5%51%< 1%266
Los Angeles Metro Area23%11%10%55%< 1%465
Miami Metro Area28%6%9%55%1%226
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area21%7%7%64%1%182
New York City Metro Area23%7%10%60%< 1%829
Philadelphia Metro Area18%5%9%67%< 1%350
Phoenix Metro Area34%10%9%46%< 1%198
Pittsburgh Metro Area18%10%6%66%< 1%130
Providence Metro Area15%5%6%74%< 1%174
Riverside, CA Metro Area29%13%8%49%< 1%177
San Diego Metro Area18%8%9%64%< 1%154
San Francisco Metro Area13%11%11%65%< 1%226
Seattle Metro Area20%11%8%59%1%158
St. Louis Metro Area24%10%7%58%< 1%126
Tampa Metro Area28%7%4%61%< 1%132
Washington, DC Metro Area25%10%6%58%1%450
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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