Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Metro areaWhiteBlackAsianLatinoOther/MixedSample size
Atlanta Metro Area46%35%1%12%7%219
Baltimore Metro Area52%34%1%8%5%103
Boston Metro Area68%13%1%11%7%149
Chicago Metro Area51%22%3%20%5%359
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area52%17%2%25%5%293
Detroit Metro Area54%40%< 1%4%2%145
Houston Metro Area37%20%3%33%6%232
Los Angeles Metro Area31%9%9%49%2%447
Miami Metro Area22%24%< 1%50%3%238
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area83%8%4%4%2%121
New York City Metro Area40%21%10%27%2%690
Philadelphia Metro Area60%26%2%5%6%281
Phoenix Metro Area65%3%< 1%31%1%172
Pittsburgh Metro Area88%6%1%1%3%102
Providence Metro Area71%8%< 1%13%8%149
Riverside, CA Metro Area34%9%7%49%1%165
San Diego Metro Area46%5%6%36%7%138
San Francisco Metro Area42%6%19%30%4%173
Seattle Metro Area67%7%13%9%5%117
St. Louis Metro Area75%19%1%3%2%114
Tampa Metro Area67%11%3%16%3%138
Washington, DC Metro Area35%35%7%19%4%363
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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