Frequency of reading scripture among Mainline Protestants by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Mainline Protestants by frequency of reading scripture

% of Mainline Protestants who read scripture…

Metro area At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Chicago Metro Area 20% 14% 14% 49% 4% 124
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 31% 9% 11% 49% 1% 110
Los Angeles Metro Area 24% 18% 9% 46% 2% 121
New York City Metro Area 32% 14% 12% 42% < 1% 162
Philadelphia Metro Area 28% 9% 9% 54% < 1% 131
Washington, DC Metro Area 29% 17% 9% 45% < 1% 153

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