Frequency of reading scripture among non-parents by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among non-parents by frequency of reading scripture

% of non-parents who read scripture…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area42%13%9%36%< 1%367
Baltimore Metro Area33%14%10%43%1%199
Boston Metro Area19%7%6%68%< 1%390
Chicago Metro Area24%12%11%51%2%663
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area44%10%11%34%1%466
Detroit Metro Area29%10%10%50%1%292
Houston Metro Area36%14%7%43%< 1%361
Los Angeles Metro Area27%9%8%55%1%816
Miami Metro Area31%11%7%50%< 1%349
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area24%8%12%56%< 1%254
New York City Metro Area26%9%9%55%1%1,359
Philadelphia Metro Area28%9%8%54%< 1%546
Phoenix Metro Area33%5%10%50%2%305
Pittsburgh Metro Area21%9%9%57%5%197
Providence Metro Area18%8%8%66%1%288
Riverside, CA Metro Area36%10%10%45%< 1%264
San Diego Metro Area30%9%9%51%1%256
San Francisco Metro Area17%7%7%68%2%381
Seattle Metro Area20%8%6%66%< 1%255
St. Louis Metro Area32%9%10%48%< 1%216
Tampa Metro Area26%11%10%52%1%255
Washington, DC Metro Area30%10%6%54%1%655
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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