Frequency of reading scripture 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 reading scripture

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm 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
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 44% 12% 9% 35% < 1% 242
Baltimore Metro Area 33% 15% 7% 45% < 1% 133
Boston Metro Area 16% 6% 8% 70% < 1% 294
Chicago Metro Area 24% 11% 10% 54% 1% 489
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 39% 12% 10% 38% 1% 296
Detroit Metro Area 26% 13% 12% 48% < 1% 186
Houston Metro Area 41% 11% 7% 41% < 1% 239
Los Angeles Metro Area 28% 10% 7% 54% 1% 609
Miami Metro Area 35% 9% 8% 48% 1% 262
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 26% 8% 9% 57% 1% 196
New York City Metro Area 30% 11% 10% 49% 1% 1,021
Philadelphia Metro Area 31% 10% 9% 50% < 1% 409
Phoenix Metro Area 30% 9% 12% 49% < 1% 167
Pittsburgh Metro Area 21% 7% 9% 55% 7% 119
Providence Metro Area 15% 6% 14% 63% 3% 195
Riverside, CA Metro Area 35% 9% 10% 45% 1% 189
San Diego Metro Area 33% 8% 10% 49% < 1% 169
San Francisco Metro Area 16% 8% 7% 67% 2% 338
Seattle Metro Area 20% 7% 4% 69% < 1% 207
St. Louis Metro Area 31% 16% 10% 43% < 1% 138
Tampa Metro Area 22% 17% 10% 51% < 1% 159
Washington, DC Metro Area 28% 13% 6% 52% 1% 576

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