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

% of the Unaffiliated who attend prayer group…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Boston Metro Area7%1%< 1%90%1%153
Chicago Metro Area5%4%2%89%< 1%170
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area3%7%4%87%< 1%103
Houston Metro Area1%13%5%81%< 1%102
Los Angeles Metro Area4%1%5%90%< 1%275
Miami Metro Area8%5%2%82%2%100
New York City Metro Area4%4%4%89%< 1%388
Philadelphia Metro Area4%1%8%86%< 1%151
San Francisco Metro Area< 1%2%2%95%< 1%188
Seattle Metro Area< 1%1%2%97%< 1%118
Washington, DC Metro Area6%4%2%87%< 1%232
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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