Generational cohort 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 generational group

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Metro areaYounger MillennialOlder MillennialGeneration XBaby BoomerSilentGreatestSample size
Atlanta Metro Area11%14%33%31%11%1%220
Baltimore Metro Area2%13%30%29%24%2%103
Boston Metro Area7%13%27%33%17%3%150
Chicago Metro Area10%12%36%25%15%2%360
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area10%15%31%32%10%2%293
Detroit Metro Area12%13%21%37%14%2%142
Houston Metro Area11%12%33%31%13%< 1%229
Los Angeles Metro Area7%15%34%31%13%1%446
Miami Metro Area12%10%31%33%10%3%233
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area10%13%25%35%18%< 1%121
New York City Metro Area8%14%30%31%13%3%683
Philadelphia Metro Area10%9%25%37%16%3%284
Phoenix Metro Area15%9%31%30%13%1%172
Pittsburgh Metro Area7%4%33%33%22%1%101
Providence Metro Area11%13%26%34%16%1%147
Riverside, CA Metro Area11%14%34%30%11%1%164
San Diego Metro Area8%11%31%33%13%4%143
San Francisco Metro Area7%10%34%37%11%1%173
Seattle Metro Area8%9%31%39%12%1%116
St. Louis Metro Area14%10%22%30%24%< 1%112
Tampa Metro Area7%7%29%34%20%3%136
Washington, DC Metro Area5%15%41%31%7%< 1%352
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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