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

% of the Unaffiliated who read scripture…

Metro areaAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Boston Metro Area3%6%6%86%< 1%153
Chicago Metro Area6%9%5%75%4%170
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area4%11%10%75%< 1%103
Houston Metro Area12%9%7%73%< 1%102
Los Angeles Metro Area7%6%9%78%< 1%275
Miami Metro Area17%4%6%73%< 1%100
New York City Metro Area11%5%7%77%< 1%388
Philadelphia Metro Area5%4%2%90%< 1%151
San Francisco Metro Area1%1%8%89%< 1%188
Seattle Metro Area1%2%5%91%< 1%118
Washington, DC Metro Area10%4%4%81%< 1%232
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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