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

% of moderates who attend prayer group…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area22%18%8%53%< 1%161
Boston Metro Area7%9%5%78%< 1%176
Chicago Metro Area14%9%10%67%< 1%303
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area26%11%8%55%< 1%234
Detroit Metro Area14%6%7%73%< 1%128
Houston Metro Area20%9%14%58%< 1%181
Los Angeles Metro Area16%10%7%67%< 1%369
Miami Metro Area27%7%8%58%< 1%167
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area17%4%7%72%< 1%117
New York City Metro Area18%9%8%64%< 1%620
Philadelphia Metro Area16%5%8%70%1%275
Phoenix Metro Area13%14%9%63%< 1%137
Providence Metro Area13%12%8%67%< 1%134
Riverside, CA Metro Area21%12%9%58%< 1%131
San Diego Metro Area17%6%11%66%< 1%117
San Francisco Metro Area10%10%9%72%< 1%164
Seattle Metro Area9%9%15%65%1%113
St. Louis Metro Area17%3%7%73%< 1%100
Tampa Metro Area17%3%8%70%1%121
Washington, DC Metro Area26%7%8%58%1%366
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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