Frequency of reading scripture among who believe in Heaven by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who believe in Heaven by frequency of reading scripture

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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 = 385. 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 56% 14% 8% 21% < 1% 385
Baltimore Metro Area 42% 19% 10% 29% 1% 160
Boston Metro Area 29% 12% 12% 47% < 1% 244
Chicago Metro Area 31% 14% 10% 43% 1% 576
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 47% 14% 12% 26% 1% 498
Detroit Metro Area 38% 10% 12% 40% < 1% 266
Houston Metro Area 45% 14% 7% 34% < 1% 366
Los Angeles Metro Area 38% 12% 7% 43% 1% 648
Miami Metro Area 43% 13% 9% 34% < 1% 314
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 32% 8% 10% 50% < 1% 240
New York City Metro Area 37% 11% 9% 42% 1% 1,122
Philadelphia Metro Area 37% 10% 8% 45% < 1% 479
Phoenix Metro Area 42% 9% 9% 38% 1% 277
Pittsburgh Metro Area 29% 9% 8% 50% 4% 190
Providence Metro Area 27% 12% 7% 52% 3% 237
Riverside, CA Metro Area 46% 11% 11% 30% 1% 268
San Diego Metro Area 43% 12% 11% 33% 1% 205
San Francisco Metro Area 28% 15% 6% 49% 2% 208
Seattle Metro Area 40% 13% 8% 40% < 1% 173
St. Louis Metro Area 38% 12% 8% 42% < 1% 199
Tampa Metro Area 36% 13% 13% 38% < 1% 218
Washington, DC Metro Area 41% 14% 7% 39% < 1% 561

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