Parent of children under 18 among adults who read scripture at least once a week by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who read scripture at least once a week by parental status

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who are…

Metro area Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 230. 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 38% 62% 230
Chicago Metro Area 30% 70% 224
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 34% 66% 280
Detroit Metro Area 33% 67% 124
Houston Metro Area 40% 60% 197
Los Angeles Metro Area 33% 67% 313
Miami Metro Area 38% 62% 160
New York City Metro Area 34% 66% 450
Philadelphia Metro Area 26% 74% 198
Phoenix Metro Area 32% 68% 147
Riverside, CA Metro Area 40% 60% 138
San Diego Metro Area 30% 70% 100
Tampa Metro Area 31% 69% 105
Washington, DC Metro Area 31% 69% 258

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