Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

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Metro area At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 510. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 46% 16% 12% 25% 2% 510
Baltimore Metro Area 43% 12% 16% 29% < 1% 250
Boston Metro Area 47% 13% 11% 26% 2% 498
Chicago Metro Area 45% 15% 14% 24% 2% 867
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 49% 15% 13% 22% 1% 659
Detroit Metro Area 38% 19% 14% 26% 2% 374
Houston Metro Area 48% 14% 15% 21% 2% 514
Los Angeles Metro Area 45% 14% 16% 22% 2% 1,076
Miami Metro Area 50% 14% 11% 24% 1% 483
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 41% 15% 11% 33% < 1% 342
New York City Metro Area 47% 15% 13% 23% 1% 1,786
Philadelphia Metro Area 42% 20% 13% 24% 1% 722
Phoenix Metro Area 50% 15% 11% 23% 2% 397
Pittsburgh Metro Area 48% 19% 10% 21% 1% 252
Providence Metro Area 34% 23% 19% 24% < 1% 351
Riverside, CA Metro Area 47% 17% 13% 21% 3% 373
San Diego Metro Area 55% 12% 12% 19% 1% 321
San Francisco Metro Area 44% 18% 16% 22% 1% 485
Seattle Metro Area 47% 19% 14% 20% 1% 333
St. Louis Metro Area 44% 18% 12% 25% 2% 274
Tampa Metro Area 41% 15% 17% 26% 1% 320
Washington, DC Metro Area 45% 19% 15% 19% 1% 913

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