Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say religion is very important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is very important by attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say religion is very important who attend prayer group…

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 = 302. 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% 15% 11% 28% < 1% 302
Baltimore Metro Area 38% 13% 8% 40% < 1% 128
Boston Metro Area 34% 9% 10% 46% 2% 176
Chicago Metro Area 31% 15% 12% 42% < 1% 416
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 45% 16% 7% 32% < 1% 418
Detroit Metro Area 35% 18% 12% 35% 1% 198
Houston Metro Area 46% 16% 9% 29% < 1% 303
Los Angeles Metro Area 40% 16% 8% 36% < 1% 496
Miami Metro Area 44% 11% 10% 34% 1% 260
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 39% 11% 13% 36% 1% 147
New York City Metro Area 38% 11% 10% 40% 1% 822
Philadelphia Metro Area 37% 8% 16% 40% < 1% 342
Phoenix Metro Area 43% 14% 6% 36% < 1% 196
Pittsburgh Metro Area 30% 17% 3% 49% < 1% 132
Providence Metro Area 34% 7% 13% 46% < 1% 164
Riverside, CA Metro Area 48% 15% 10% 27% < 1% 198
San Diego Metro Area 45% 11% 12% 31% 1% 160
San Francisco Metro Area 31% 17% 12% 39% 2% 144
Seattle Metro Area 43% 15% 11% 30% 1% 131
St. Louis Metro Area 30% 11% 11% 47% < 1% 153
Tampa Metro Area 36% 10% 9% 42% 2% 161
Washington, DC Metro Area 38% 13% 10% 38% 1% 423

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