Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who meditate at least once a week by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who read scripture…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area65%11%6%18%< 1%227
Baltimore Metro Area58%8%10%23%1%104
Boston Metro Area36%10%10%45%< 1%156
Chicago Metro Area42%11%7%37%3%368
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area67%11%5%17%1%301
Detroit Metro Area53%6%5%36%< 1%147
Houston Metro Area63%6%4%27%< 1%237
Los Angeles Metro Area46%11%6%37%1%456
Miami Metro Area55%13%5%27%< 1%241
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area44%12%11%34%< 1%123
New York City Metro Area50%10%6%33%1%708
Philadelphia Metro Area48%10%6%36%< 1%288
Phoenix Metro Area62%7%11%21%< 1%177
Pittsburgh Metro Area41%8%2%44%4%102
Providence Metro Area39%16%9%36%1%150
Riverside, CA Metro Area52%12%7%26%3%166
San Diego Metro Area52%9%6%33%< 1%145
San Francisco Metro Area31%14%7%48%< 1%177
Seattle Metro Area36%11%10%43%< 1%118
St. Louis Metro Area54%9%13%23%< 1%116
Tampa Metro Area47%9%10%34%< 1%138
Washington, DC Metro Area46%12%4%37%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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