Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Metro area At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 39% 19% 13% 27% 1% 160
Boston Metro Area 35% 13% 17% 34% 1% 111
Chicago Metro Area 38% 19% 13% 29% 1% 260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 45% 16% 16% 21% 1% 196
Detroit Metro Area 37% 22% 12% 28% 1% 103
Houston Metro Area 50% 16% 12% 21% < 1% 133
Los Angeles Metro Area 39% 16% 19% 25% 1% 282
Miami Metro Area 51% 13% 9% 27% 1% 122
New York City Metro Area 46% 16% 12% 26% 1% 453
Philadelphia Metro Area 29% 31% 11% 27% 2% 218
Phoenix Metro Area 42% 19% 11% 28% < 1% 121
Providence Metro Area 25% 26% 21% 28% < 1% 105
Riverside, CA Metro Area 42% 23% 14% 22% < 1% 104
Washington, DC Metro Area 41% 23% 12% 24% < 1% 227

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