Frequency of prayer among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm who pray…

Metro area At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 242. 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 67% 10% 4% 19% < 1% 242
Baltimore Metro Area 46% 13% 1% 41% < 1% 133
Boston Metro Area 33% 12% 8% 48% < 1% 294
Chicago Metro Area 45% 16% 9% 29% 1% 489
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 59% 16% 4% 20% 1% 296
Detroit Metro Area 53% 13% 6% 27% < 1% 186
Houston Metro Area 59% 18% 5% 18% < 1% 239
Los Angeles Metro Area 47% 16% 7% 30% 1% 609
Miami Metro Area 55% 14% 7% 24% 1% 262
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 40% 18% 8% 35% < 1% 196
New York City Metro Area 52% 13% 6% 27% 1% 1,021
Philadelphia Metro Area 50% 17% 6% 27% < 1% 409
Phoenix Metro Area 53% 13% 2% 32% < 1% 167
Pittsburgh Metro Area 53% 20% 8% 18% < 1% 119
Providence Metro Area 37% 16% 5% 40% 3% 195
Riverside, CA Metro Area 64% 13% 5% 18% 1% 189
San Diego Metro Area 53% 9% 5% 31% 1% 169
San Francisco Metro Area 37% 11% 5% 46% 1% 338
Seattle Metro Area 35% 9% 9% 47% < 1% 207
St. Louis Metro Area 58% 18% 5% 19% < 1% 138
Tampa Metro Area 50% 20% 4% 25% 1% 159
Washington, DC Metro Area 44% 19% 5% 30% 2% 576

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