Political ideology 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 political ideology

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

Metro areaConservativeModerateLiberalDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area47%28%19%7%227
Baltimore Metro Area36%27%34%3%104
Boston Metro Area27%31%36%5%156
Chicago Metro Area34%35%24%7%368
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area44%33%18%5%301
Detroit Metro Area30%26%35%9%147
Houston Metro Area41%30%21%8%237
Los Angeles Metro Area35%36%25%4%456
Miami Metro Area33%30%31%7%241
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area38%29%29%5%123
New York City Metro Area34%30%30%5%708
Philadelphia Metro Area27%38%32%3%288
Phoenix Metro Area45%26%19%9%177
Pittsburgh Metro Area28%53%14%5%102
Providence Metro Area30%40%23%7%150
Riverside, CA Metro Area40%30%24%5%166
San Diego Metro Area39%31%25%5%145
San Francisco Metro Area19%37%35%9%177
Seattle Metro Area25%36%30%9%118
St. Louis Metro Area43%31%22%4%116
Tampa Metro Area31%32%30%7%138
Washington, DC Metro Area26%37%28%8%366
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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