Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Christians by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Christians by attendance at prayer groups

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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 = 400. 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 37% 13% 10% 40% < 1% 400
Baltimore Metro Area 27% 10% 8% 54% < 1% 172
Boston Metro Area 19% 9% 7% 64% 1% 280
Chicago Metro Area 20% 11% 9% 59% 1% 621
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 37% 14% 8% 41% < 1% 516
Detroit Metro Area 25% 12% 7% 55% 1% 268
Houston Metro Area 37% 12% 10% 40% < 1% 366
Los Angeles Metro Area 30% 14% 9% 47% < 1% 671
Miami Metro Area 37% 8% 8% 46% 1% 319
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 25% 7% 9% 58% 1% 248
New York City Metro Area 26% 9% 9% 55% 1% 1,065
Philadelphia Metro Area 26% 6% 10% 57% < 1% 501
Phoenix Metro Area 32% 13% 8% 47% < 1% 278
Pittsburgh Metro Area 20% 15% 4% 61% < 1% 199
Providence Metro Area 20% 5% 8% 67% < 1% 272
Riverside, CA Metro Area 37% 12% 10% 40% < 1% 272
San Diego Metro Area 35% 9% 11% 44% < 1% 219
San Francisco Metro Area 21% 15% 8% 55% 1% 212
Seattle Metro Area 30% 15% 10% 45% 1% 185
St. Louis Metro Area 24% 9% 10% 57% < 1% 203
Tampa Metro Area 25% 9% 7% 57% 2% 216
Washington, DC Metro Area 27% 12% 9% 51% < 1% 574

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