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Top 10 Chicago
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The Faith Profile of Chicago, IL. Rich in cultural diversity, the city of Chicago creates a vibrant and exciting backdrop for the typical city-dwellers’ regular activities; which for just one-third of the city’s residents includes reading the Bible.  To some extent, Chicagoans tend to be more skeptical and more likely to say they do not believe in God. But this should not be taken to mean Chicago is anti-religion or even anti-Christian. In fact, residents here are just as likely to have attended church or volunteered to help at a church as the national average and they are more likely... Read More
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The Faith Profile of the market Seattle-Tacoma, WA. Seattle-Tacoma has one of the lowest average yearly sunshine levels in the U.S., it also has one of the lowest number of residents who claim faith is important in their lives.  This holds with the proportion of Seattle-Tacoma residents who would identify with any faith. The percent of residents who identify as “no faith” is more than double the national average. The same goes for the proportion of skeptics living in the Seattle-Tacoma area. Skeptics account for 20% of the adult population in this area. In addition, nearly 3 out of 10... Read More
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Top 10 Los Angeles
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The Faith Profile of Los Angeles, CA.  Godless Hollywood? “Lost” Angeles? Barna’s tracking of faith trends shows the nation’s second largest city is less Christianized than other cities in the nation. It has a high concentration of adults with no faith as well as Pantheists (Hindu, Buddhists, Confucian and so on). Still, 24% of the LA region’s residents are Catholic and 31% are Protestant. The city features an interesting contrast in that just 33% are born again Christians, well below the national average of 43%. Yet, among born again Christians it has a relatively high rate of faith sharing activity.... Read More
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    Evangelism

    Birmingham residents feel the strongest responsibility to share their faith (58%)

    Weekly Bible Reading

    Just one in five residents of Albany, NY read the Bible in the past week

    Lutheran

    More than 1 in 4 Green Bay, WI residents attend a Lutheran church

    Don't Believe in God

    Boston has the highest number of residents (8%) who do not believe in God

    MegaChurches

    Las Vegas has highest attendance of churches with 1000+ members

    Top Catholic Cities

    Harlingen and El Paso, TX have highest percentage of Catholics

    Charity

    97% of Pittsburgh residents have donated to a non-profit in the past year

    Land of Plenty

    NYC has largest percent of residents who identify with "other faith" groups

    Shared My Faith

    3 in 4 in Fresno, CA shared their faith in the past year

    Small Churches

    Shreveport, LA has greatest number attending small churches (<100)

    Orthodox

    Chattanooga residents are more likely to have an orthodox view of God (86%)

    Christian?

    3 in 10 residents of San Francisco do not identify with the term "Christian"

    Unchurched

    More than half of all adults in Burlington, VT are unchurched

    Volunteers

    Salt Lake City has the most people who volunteer weekly

    Prayer Life

    Shreveport residents are most likely to pray in a typical week (95%)

    Notional Christians

    59% of Christians in Albany, NY have not made a commitment to Jesus

    Church Attendance

    More people attend church weekly in Chattanooga, TN than any other city

    Methodists

    Wichita has the greatest number of Methodists (15%)

    Bible Readers

    66% of Shreveport, LA residents read the Bible in the past week

    Mormon

    Las Vegas has second largest population of Mormons