DemographicInformation

Age distribution among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who are ages…

Generational cohort 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Generation X < 1% 100% < 1% < 1% 113
Baby Boomer < 1% < 1% 84% 16% 245
Silent < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% 110

Gender composition among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Generational cohort Men Women Sample Size
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Generation X 43% 57% 113
Baby Boomer 42% 58% 245
Silent 34% 66% 110

Racial and ethnic composition among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who identify as…

Generational cohort White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Generation X 74% 9% 2% 10% 5% 112
Baby Boomer 78% 7% < 1% 8% 7% 242
Silent 91% 2% < 1% 4% 3% 108

Immigrant status among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Generational cohort Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
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Generation X 10% 5% 85% 111
Baby Boomer 6% 2% 92% 240
Silent 2% 5% 93% 110

Income distribution among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who have a household income of…

Generational cohort Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
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Generation X 41% 21% 26% 12% 104
Baby Boomer 51% 19% 19% 11% 216

Educational distribution among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who have completed…

Generational cohort High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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Generation X 51% 30% 11% 7% 113
Baby Boomer 68% 19% 9% 4% 245
Silent 69% 20% 5% 6% 110

Marital status among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Generational cohort Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Generation X 59% 5% 19% 3% 14% 113
Baby Boomer 51% 4% 23% 12% 9% 244
Silent 42% 1% 10% 46% 2% 110

Parent of children under 18 among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Generational cohort Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Generation X 53% 47% 113
Baby Boomer 9% 91% 245
Silent 3% 97% 110

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who say they…

Generational cohort Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
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Generation X 78% 18% 2% 1% < 1% 1% 113
Baby Boomer 81% 15% 2% 1% 1% < 1% 245
Silent 79% 19% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 110

Importance of religion in one's life among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who say religion is…

Generational cohort Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 65% 30% 2% 1% 2% 113
Baby Boomer 70% 28% 1% 1% < 1% 245
Silent 77% 11% 12% < 1% < 1% 110

Attendance at religious services among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who attend religious services…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 34% 44% 21% 1% 113
Baby Boomer 38% 39% 22% 1% 245
Silent 45% 35% 20% < 1% 110

Frequency of prayer among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who pray…

Generational cohort At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 62% 24% 3% 9% 1% 113
Baby Boomer 68% 16% 5% 10% < 1% 245
Silent 73% 11% 8% 7% 1% 110

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who attend prayer group…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 28% 15% 8% 48% 1% 113
Baby Boomer 29% 14% 11% 46% < 1% 245
Silent 38% 9% 2% 51% < 1% 110

Frequency of meditation among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who meditate…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 32% 8% 5% 54% < 1% 113
Baby Boomer 43% 6% 3% 48% < 1% 245
Silent 59% 15% 2% 24% < 1% 110

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 61% 22% 6% 10% 1% 113
Baby Boomer 63% 13% 6% 16% 1% 245
Silent 67% 10% 8% 13% 2% 110

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 41% 8% 10% 40% 1% 113
Baby Boomer 39% 18% 15% 27% 2% 245
Silent 35% 15% 19% 26% 5% 110

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Generational cohort Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 40% 5% 48% 6% < 1% 113
Baby Boomer 42% 6% 48% 3% 1% 245
Silent 41% 7% 45% 5% 1% 110

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who say…

Generational cohort There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 33% 63% 2% 3% 113
Baby Boomer 33% 64% 2% 1% 245
Silent 33% 62% 2% 3% 110

Frequency of reading scripture among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who read scripture…

Generational cohort At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 43% 21% 6% 28% 2% 113
Baby Boomer 44% 14% 8% 33% < 1% 245
Silent 51% 11% 5% 32% 1% 110

Interpreting scripture among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who say the holy scripture is…

Generational cohort Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 50% 28% 3% 16% 4% 113
Baby Boomer 49% 23% 5% 14% 9% 245
Silent 64% 15% 6% 10% 7% 110

Belief in Heaven among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who …in heaven

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 95% 2% 3% 113
Baby Boomer 90% 5% 5% 245
Silent 89% 3% 8% 110

Belief in Hell among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who …in hell

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 81% 14% 5% 113
Baby Boomer 77% 19% 5% 245
Silent 74% 15% 11% 110

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who identify as…

Generational cohort Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Generation X 33% 21% 46% 113
Baby Boomer 42% 17% 41% 245
Silent 38% 8% 54% 110

Political ideology among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who are…

Generational cohort Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 38% 36% 19% 6% 113
Baby Boomer 45% 34% 15% 6% 245
Silent 32% 43% 15% 10% 110

Views about size of government among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who would rather have…

Generational cohort Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 49% 45% 6% 1% 113
Baby Boomer 47% 46% 3% 5% 245
Silent 50% 40% 3% 7% 110

Views about government aid to the poor among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who say government aid to the poor…

Generational cohort Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 47% 46% 5% 1% 113
Baby Boomer 40% 52% 5% 4% 245
Silent 44% 52% 2% 2% 110

Views about abortion among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who say abortion should be…

Generational cohort Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 49% 44% 7% 113
Baby Boomer 51% 43% 6% 245
Silent 55% 40% 5% 110

Views about homosexuality among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who say homosexuality…

Generational cohort Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 54% 33% 9% 4% 113
Baby Boomer 47% 43% 6% 4% 245
Silent 48% 44% 6% 3% 110

Views about same-sex marriage among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who …same-sex marriage

Generational cohort Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
Generation X 44% 45% 11% 113
Baby Boomer 42% 52% 6% 245
Silent 31% 56% 13% 110

Views about environmental regulation among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who say…

Generational cohort Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 39% 56% 3% 2% 113
Baby Boomer 47% 47% 4% 2% 245
Silent 46% 47% < 1% 7% 110

Views about human evolution among baptists in the Mainline Tradition by generational group

% of baptists in the Mainline Tradition who say humans…

Generational cohort Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 24% 27% 2% 44% 3% 113
Baby Boomer 21% 31% 3% 41% 4% 245
Silent 25% 18% 5% 43% 10% 110