Parent of children under 18 among women by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among women by parental status

% of women who are…

Religious tradition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 126. 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% 77% 126
Catholic 33% 67% 3,760
Evangelical Protestant 32% 68% 4,518
Historically Black Protestant 34% 66% 1,096
Jehovah's Witness 32% 68% 157
Jewish 23% 77% 417
Mainline Protestant 27% 73% 3,297
Mormon 44% 56% 316
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 31% 69% 3,080

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