Attendance at religious services among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by religious attendance

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who attend religious services…

Metro area At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 286. 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 38% 32% 29% < 1% 286
Baltimore Metro Area 28% 47% 25% < 1% 124
Boston Metro Area 24% 30% 46% < 1% 245
Chicago Metro Area 32% 33% 34% 1% 436
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 41% 36% 23% < 1% 360
Detroit Metro Area 32% 36% 33% < 1% 198
Houston Metro Area 38% 33% 28% < 1% 288
Los Angeles Metro Area 31% 34% 35% < 1% 496
Miami Metro Area 37% 40% 22% 1% 192
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 32% 33% 36% < 1% 196
New York City Metro Area 31% 35% 33% < 1% 729
Philadelphia Metro Area 34% 28% 38% < 1% 364
Phoenix Metro Area 38% 27% 35% < 1% 259
Pittsburgh Metro Area 33% 41% 26% < 1% 144
Providence Metro Area 30% 35% 35% < 1% 184
Riverside, CA Metro Area 34% 30% 36% < 1% 184
San Diego Metro Area 29% 36% 34% < 1% 156
San Francisco Metro Area 21% 37% 42% < 1% 174
Seattle Metro Area 27% 35% 37% < 1% 162
St. Louis Metro Area 36% 36% 28% < 1% 151
Tampa Metro Area 36% 21% 43% < 1% 162
Washington, DC Metro Area 35% 30% 34% < 1% 375

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