Frequency of meditation by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area by frequency of meditation

% of adults who meditate…

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 43% 12% 4% 40% 2% 510
Baltimore Metro Area 37% 6% 4% 53% 1% 250
Boston Metro Area 30% 11% 6% 52% 1% 498
Chicago Metro Area 40% 8% 5% 46% 1% 867
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 43% 9% 4% 42% 2% 659
Detroit Metro Area 35% 7% 4% 51% 2% 374
Houston Metro Area 46% 7% 6% 40% 1% 514
Los Angeles Metro Area 41% 9% 6% 43% 2% 1,076
Miami Metro Area 48% 10% 2% 38% 2% 483
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 30% 8% 3% 58% 1% 342
New York City Metro Area 41% 9% 5% 43% 2% 1,786
Philadelphia Metro Area 38% 6% 6% 48% 1% 722
Phoenix Metro Area 42% 7% 3% 46% 2% 397
Pittsburgh Metro Area 41% 8% 2% 47% 2% 252
Providence Metro Area 38% 5% 4% 53% 1% 351
Riverside, CA Metro Area 45% 9% 1% 43% 2% 373
San Diego Metro Area 45% 8% 6% 40% 2% 321
San Francisco Metro Area 35% 9% 6% 48% 2% 485
Seattle Metro Area 35% 8% 2% 54% 1% 333
St. Louis Metro Area 38% 8% 4% 50% < 1% 274
Tampa Metro Area 42% 6% 2% 48% 2% 320
Washington, DC Metro Area 40% 14% 5% 41% 1% 913

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