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State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 418. 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.
Alabama 28% 72% 418
Alaska 32% 68% 166
Arizona 27% 73% 410
Arkansas 33% 67% 234
California 32% 68% 1,957
Colorado 31% 69% 268
Connecticut 24% 76% 190
Delaware 33% 67% 183
District of Columbia 24% 76% 152
Florida 28% 72% 1,281
Georgia 33% 67% 711
Hawaii 30% 70% 181
Idaho 30% 70% 206
Illinois 29% 71% 817
Indiana 27% 73% 423
Iowa 35% 65% 219
Kansas 37% 63% 204
Kentucky 29% 71% 328
Louisiana 34% 66% 340
Maine 27% 73% 154
Maryland 25% 75% 387
Massachusetts 26% 74% 280
Michigan 29% 71% 621
Minnesota 29% 71% 340
Mississippi 32% 68% 253
Missouri 31% 69% 440
Montana 23% 77% 191
Nebraska 30% 70% 213
Nevada 26% 74% 176
New Hampshire 24% 76% 131
New Jersey 31% 69% 494
New Mexico 27% 73% 188
New York 28% 72% 1,057
North Carolina 30% 70% 729
North Dakota 26% 74% 229
Ohio 30% 70% 769
Oklahoma 31% 69% 289
Oregon 33% 67% 217
Pennsylvania 26% 74% 862
Rhode Island 28% 72% 180
South Carolina 29% 71% 375
South Dakota 26% 74% 213
Tennessee 34% 66% 523
Texas 36% 64% 1,764
Utah 40% 60% 200
Vermont 20% 80% 121
Virginia 28% 72% 553
Washington 25% 75% 381
West Virginia 23% 77% 234
Wisconsin 28% 72% 348
Wyoming 31% 69% 219

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