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State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 239. 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 29% 71% 239
Arizona 27% 73% 213
Arkansas 30% 70% 143
California 35% 65% 956
Colorado 34% 66% 148
Florida 28% 72% 648
Georgia 34% 66% 375
Idaho 26% 74% 117
Illinois 26% 74% 388
Indiana 25% 75% 240
Iowa 34% 66% 101
Kansas 37% 63% 121
Kentucky 31% 69% 195
Louisiana 37% 63% 173
Maryland 29% 71% 162
Massachusetts 26% 74% 117
Michigan 26% 74% 333
Minnesota 29% 71% 182
Mississippi 32% 68% 165
Missouri 34% 66% 233
Montana 21% 79% 104
Nebraska 27% 73% 100
New Jersey 28% 72% 239
New York 25% 75% 533
North Carolina 30% 70% 355
North Dakota 25% 75% 125
Ohio 33% 67% 397
Oklahoma 32% 68% 165
Oregon 35% 65% 110
Pennsylvania 25% 75% 462
South Carolina 30% 70% 214
South Dakota 31% 69% 119
Tennessee 31% 69% 317
Texas 35% 65% 953
Utah 40% 60% 117
Virginia 27% 73% 283
Washington 31% 69% 190
West Virginia 29% 71% 142
Wisconsin 24% 76% 188
Wyoming 31% 69% 106

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