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

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

Metro area At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 235. 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 62% 15% 3% 19% 2% 235
Baltimore Metro Area 61% 15% 7% 17% < 1% 102
Boston Metro Area 41% 19% 10% 28% 1% 181
Chicago Metro Area 50% 23% 7% 19% 1% 334
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 67% 11% 5% 17% < 1% 318
Detroit Metro Area 52% 19% 8% 19% 2% 163
Houston Metro Area 60% 17% 6% 17% < 1% 247
Los Angeles Metro Area 56% 16% 7% 21% < 1% 399
Miami Metro Area 59% 12% 7% 21% 1% 189
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 45% 18% 6% 30% < 1% 128
New York City Metro Area 52% 14% 7% 27% < 1% 642
Philadelphia Metro Area 51% 14% 4% 31% < 1% 274
Phoenix Metro Area 48% 28% 4% 21% < 1% 210
Pittsburgh Metro Area 50% 26% 6% 18% < 1% 119
Providence Metro Area 55% 17% 8% 20% < 1% 137
Riverside, CA Metro Area 58% 15% 7% 20% 1% 163
San Diego Metro Area 57% 11% 4% 28% < 1% 136
San Francisco Metro Area 38% 21% 1% 39% < 1% 111
Seattle Metro Area 54% 12% 4% 30% 1% 109
St. Louis Metro Area 61% 13% 6% 20% 1% 118
Tampa Metro Area 47% 13% 9% 30% 1% 144
Washington, DC Metro Area 50% 22% 5% 22% 1% 291

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