Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray daily by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who pray daily by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who pray daily who read scripture…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area66%13%7%14%< 1%322
Baltimore Metro Area59%17%6%16%1%132
Boston Metro Area34%10%10%45%< 1%176
Chicago Metro Area47%14%10%27%3%418
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area57%14%8%20%1%428
Detroit Metro Area51%14%8%27%< 1%209
Houston Metro Area58%15%6%21%< 1%305
Los Angeles Metro Area50%13%5%31%1%536
Miami Metro Area54%12%7%26%< 1%276
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area57%9%12%22%< 1%153
New York City Metro Area49%11%8%30%2%877
Philadelphia Metro Area50%12%9%28%< 1%377
Phoenix Metro Area64%11%6%19%< 1%207
Pittsburgh Metro Area42%10%6%37%6%144
Providence Metro Area43%16%6%34%1%168
Riverside, CA Metro Area56%10%9%24%1%222
San Diego Metro Area52%13%10%24%1%172
San Francisco Metro Area42%15%9%30%3%163
Seattle Metro Area52%14%9%25%< 1%135
St. Louis Metro Area51%11%10%28%< 1%157
Tampa Metro Area51%11%12%26%< 1%170
Washington, DC Metro Area52%15%5%27%1%435
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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