Racial and ethnic composition among adults who read scripture at least once a week by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who read scripture at least once a week by race/ethnicity

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

Metro areaWhiteBlackAsianLatinoOther/MixedSample size
Atlanta Metro Area47%37%< 1%9%6%225
Chicago Metro Area44%28%3%21%4%219
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area48%18%3%25%6%276
Detroit Metro Area51%40%< 1%3%6%124
Houston Metro Area35%25%2%32%6%195
Los Angeles Metro Area29%11%8%48%4%309
Miami Metro Area13%32%< 1%50%4%162
New York City Metro Area34%30%7%27%2%441
Philadelphia Metro Area51%34%4%5%6%190
Phoenix Metro Area65%5%1%29%< 1%144
Riverside, CA Metro Area32%12%2%51%3%138
Tampa Metro Area64%17%2%14%2%106
Washington, DC Metro Area35%39%7%15%4%256
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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