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

% of whites 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 = 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 26% 10% 8% 56% < 1% 286
Baltimore Metro Area 12% 6% 8% 74% 1% 168
Boston Metro Area 9% 5% 5% 81% 1% 395
Chicago Metro Area 12% 7% 8% 73% < 1% 580
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 23% 9% 7% 60% < 1% 397
Detroit Metro Area 14% 10% 6% 69% 1% 243
Houston Metro Area 26% 10% 10% 54% < 1% 278
Los Angeles Metro Area 16% 5% 7% 71% < 1% 523
Miami Metro Area 15% 4% 7% 73% 1% 207
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 16% 7% 6% 71% 1% 285
New York City Metro Area 14% 5% 8% 72% < 1% 1,056
Philadelphia Metro Area 15% 4% 9% 72% < 1% 502
Phoenix Metro Area 24% 7% 8% 61% 1% 298
Pittsburgh Metro Area 15% 9% 3% 73% < 1% 217
Providence Metro Area 13% 5% 6% 76% < 1% 300
Riverside, CA Metro Area 19% 5% 6% 69% < 1% 179
San Diego Metro Area 18% 7% 6% 69% < 1% 179
San Francisco Metro Area 6% 5% 5% 84% < 1% 321
Seattle Metro Area 14% 10% 8% 67% < 1% 243
St. Louis Metro Area 18% 6% 8% 68% < 1% 213
Tampa Metro Area 18% 4% 5% 73% 1% 230
Washington, DC Metro Area 15% 6% 6% 73% < 1% 500

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