Parent of children under 18 among Christians by state (2014) Switch to: State among Christians by parental status

% of Christians who are…

State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 439. 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 30% 70% 439
Alaska 33% 67% 186
Arizona 28% 72% 448
Arkansas 34% 66% 247
California 34% 66% 2,280
Colorado 34% 66% 322
Connecticut 24% 76% 248
Delaware 32% 68% 209
District of Columbia 23% 77% 185
Florida 27% 73% 1,409
Georgia 31% 69% 778
Hawaii 33% 67% 185
Idaho 29% 71% 220
Illinois 28% 72% 975
Indiana 25% 75% 490
Iowa 32% 68% 261
Kansas 34% 66% 239
Kentucky 27% 73% 345
Louisiana 35% 65% 385
Maine 22% 78% 191
Maryland 25% 75% 432
Massachusetts 24% 76% 409
Michigan 29% 71% 714
Minnesota 27% 73% 433
Mississippi 29% 71% 268
Missouri 32% 68% 482
Montana 24% 76% 201
Nebraska 30% 70% 242
Nevada 30% 70% 206
New Hampshire 23% 77% 187
New Jersey 28% 72% 606
New Mexico 29% 71% 221
New York 26% 74% 1,217
North Carolina 28% 72% 793
North Dakota 26% 74% 276
Ohio 30% 70% 861
Oklahoma 28% 72% 312
Oregon 31% 69% 243
Pennsylvania 26% 74% 1,035
Rhode Island 25% 75% 239
South Carolina 31% 69% 393
South Dakota 28% 72% 242
Tennessee 33% 67% 551
Texas 35% 65% 1,969
Utah 37% 63% 233
Vermont 19% 81% 156
Virginia 30% 70% 641
Washington 25% 75% 442
West Virginia 22% 78% 245
Wisconsin 33% 67% 436
Wyoming 33% 67% 224

Learn More: Parents, Non-parents