Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who read scripture…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area59%15%8%18%< 1%361
Baltimore Metro Area50%18%12%20%< 1%145
Boston Metro Area30%12%9%49%< 1%193
Chicago Metro Area37%16%9%35%3%486
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area55%14%10%20%1%478
Detroit Metro Area44%11%10%35%< 1%249
Houston Metro Area52%13%9%26%< 1%337
Los Angeles Metro Area44%12%7%36%1%562
Miami Metro Area48%13%8%30%< 1%288
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area48%7%13%32%< 1%187
New York City Metro Area41%11%10%37%2%951
Philadelphia Metro Area44%11%9%36%< 1%413
Phoenix Metro Area51%11%9%30%< 1%246
Pittsburgh Metro Area35%11%5%44%5%171
Providence Metro Area35%10%7%44%3%198
Riverside, CA Metro Area50%9%11%29%2%248
San Diego Metro Area45%12%10%31%1%178
San Francisco Metro Area36%18%7%36%3%181
Seattle Metro Area45%17%9%30%< 1%158
St. Louis Metro Area43%13%11%32%< 1%184
Tampa Metro Area44%12%10%33%1%208
Washington, DC Metro Area45%15%6%33%< 1%492
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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