Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services weekly or more by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who attend services weekly or more by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who read scripture…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area78%11%3%8%< 1%227
Boston Metro Area51%8%13%27%< 1%125
Chicago Metro Area57%17%7%18%1%290
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area76%7%6%9%2%281
Detroit Metro Area68%5%6%19%1%123
Houston Metro Area69%14%5%12%< 1%222
Los Angeles Metro Area63%14%2%21%1%340
Miami Metro Area69%9%5%15%1%176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area67%9%6%17%< 1%119
New York City Metro Area60%12%6%21%1%576
Philadelphia Metro Area63%9%7%22%< 1%248
Phoenix Metro Area80%9%< 1%11%< 1%148
Providence Metro Area52%10%10%27%1%118
Riverside, CA Metro Area73%5%8%14%< 1%134
San Diego Metro Area72%7%8%11%2%104
San Francisco Metro Area57%14%3%23%3%101
Tampa Metro Area60%11%4%24%< 1%113
Washington, DC Metro Area67%11%5%17%1%282
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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