Generational cohort by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition by generational group

% of adults who are…

Religious tradition Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 259. 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.
Buddhist 23% 17% 23% 30% 7% < 1% 259
Catholic 11% 11% 28% 35% 13% 2% 7,061
Evangelical Protestant 11% 12% 28% 35% 14% 1% 8,417
Hindu 14% 36% 40% 8% 1% < 1% 194
Historically Black Protestant 12% 14% 30% 33% 10% 1% 1,873
Jehovah's Witness 10% 10% 29% 33% 17% 1% 238
Jewish 13% 13% 23% 33% 15% 3% 825
Mainline Protestant 10% 10% 25% 36% 17% 2% 5,946
Mormon 14% 17% 31% 26% 11% 1% 651
Muslim 29% 22% 31% 15% 4% < 1% 234
Orthodox Christian 18% 16% 32% 25% 8% 1% 177
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 22% 22% 28% 22% 5% < 1% 7,437

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