Frequency of reading scripture among Evangelical Protestants by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Evangelical Protestants by frequency of reading scripture

% of Evangelical Protestants who read scripture…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area68%12%3%18%< 1%169
Chicago Metro Area59%13%9%18%1%133
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area66%14%9%11%1%248
Houston Metro Area58%18%6%19%< 1%148
Los Angeles Metro Area63%11%4%22%1%196
New York City Metro Area67%10%5%17%1%139
Phoenix Metro Area59%13%6%22%< 1%104
Riverside, CA Metro Area65%10%10%15%< 1%115
Washington, DC Metro Area59%17%4%20%< 1%113
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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