Frequency of prayer among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by frequency of prayer

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who pray…

Metro area At least daily Weekly Monthly 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 59% 14% 4% 22% 1% 286
Baltimore Metro Area 58% 15% 4% 23% < 1% 124
Boston Metro Area 39% 16% 7% 38% < 1% 245
Chicago Metro Area 45% 21% 8% 25% 1% 436
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 64% 12% 5% 18% 1% 360
Detroit Metro Area 50% 19% 7% 22% 1% 198
Houston Metro Area 61% 16% 5% 18% < 1% 288
Los Angeles Metro Area 48% 14% 9% 29% 1% 496
Miami Metro Area 60% 11% 5% 23% 1% 192
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 42% 19% 7% 31% < 1% 196
New York City Metro Area 48% 16% 7% 28% < 1% 729
Philadelphia Metro Area 47% 14% 4% 36% < 1% 364
Phoenix Metro Area 53% 21% 4% 21% < 1% 259
Pittsburgh Metro Area 52% 25% 9% 13% < 1% 144
Providence Metro Area 48% 17% 5% 27% 3% 184
Riverside, CA Metro Area 55% 17% 6% 21% 1% 184
San Diego Metro Area 60% 10% 2% 28% < 1% 156
San Francisco Metro Area 32% 17% 7% 44% < 1% 174
Seattle Metro Area 48% 10% 7% 34% 1% 162
St. Louis Metro Area 63% 10% 6% 20% 1% 151
Tampa Metro Area 49% 11% 7% 34% < 1% 162
Washington, DC Metro Area 45% 24% 5% 26% < 1% 375

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