Frequency of reading scripture among adults ages 65 and older by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults ages 65 and older by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults ages 65 and older who read scripture…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Boston Metro Area22%4%11%63%1%129
Chicago Metro Area33%12%10%42%2%221
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area40%13%11%35%1%137
Houston Metro Area48%9%5%38%1%100
Los Angeles Metro Area30%9%7%53%1%271
Miami Metro Area32%12%10%45%< 1%126
New York City Metro Area34%7%6%49%4%496
Philadelphia Metro Area38%6%9%46%1%217
Phoenix Metro Area36%2%12%50%< 1%105
Providence Metro Area26%3%11%59%1%127
San Francisco Metro Area19%9%6%65%1%130
Washington, DC Metro Area29%6%13%49%2%138
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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