DemographicInformation

Age distribution among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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% 107
Baby Boomer < 1% < 1% 82% 18% 259
Silent < 1% < 1% < 1% 100% 162

Gender composition among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Generational cohort Men Women Sample Size
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Generation X 53% 47% 107
Baby Boomer 45% 55% 259
Silent 47% 53% 162

Racial and ethnic composition among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who identify as…

Generational cohort White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Generation X 91% 2% 2% 3% 2% 106
Baby Boomer 94% 1% 1% 3% 1% 257
Silent 95% 1% < 1% 2% 2% 161

Immigrant status among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Generational cohort Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
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Generation X 6% 1% 94% 107
Baby Boomer 2% 4% 94% 255
Silent 4% 16% 80% 161

Income distribution among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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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Baby Boomer 19% 24% 36% 21% 226
Silent 48% 25% 21% 6% 131

Educational distribution among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who have completed…

Generational cohort High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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Generation X 22% 40% 23% 16% 107
Baby Boomer 40% 32% 17% 12% 258
Silent 55% 25% 13% 8% 161

Marital status among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Generational cohort Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Generation X 69% 6% 8% < 1% 16% 107
Baby Boomer 69% 3% 13% 7% 9% 258
Silent 54% 3% 9% 33% 1% 161

Parent of children under 18 among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Generational cohort Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Generation X 56% 44% 107
Baby Boomer 9% 91% 258
Silent 1% 99% 162

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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% 21% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 107
Baby Boomer 81% 18% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 259
Silent 86% 14% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 162

Importance of religion in one's life among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 61% 30% 5% 3% 1% 107
Baby Boomer 67% 28% 4% 1% < 1% 259
Silent 76% 23% 1% < 1% 1% 162

Attendance at religious services among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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
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 43% 42% 15% < 1% 107
Baby Boomer 39% 39% 21% < 1% 259
Silent 57% 31% 12% < 1% 162

Frequency of prayer among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who pray…

Generational cohort At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 63% 18% 8% 11% < 1% 107
Baby Boomer 69% 21% 6% 3% 1% 259
Silent 70% 20% 4% 4% 1% 162

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

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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
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 23% 16% 12% 48% 1% 107
Baby Boomer 21% 11% 11% 57% < 1% 259
Silent 24% 17% 8% 49% 2% 162

Frequency of meditation among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 38% 6% 5% 49% 1% 107
Baby Boomer 35% 5% 3% 56% 2% 259
Silent 58% 5% 5% 28% 4% 162

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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% 14% 11% 14% < 1% 107
Baby Boomer 66% 17% 8% 7% 1% 259
Silent 70% 11% 7% 11% 2% 162

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 36% 17% 16% 29% 2% 107
Baby Boomer 46% 16% 13% 24% 1% 259
Silent 38% 15% 12% 30% 5% 162

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 35% 12% 43% 8% 2% 107
Baby Boomer 46% 6% 44% 4% < 1% 259
Silent 45% 6% 42% 3% 4% 162

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 42% 57% 1% < 1% 107
Baby Boomer 51% 47% 2% < 1% 259
Silent 43% 54% 2% 1% 162

Frequency of reading scripture among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 35% 15% 11% 39% < 1% 107
Baby Boomer 36% 10% 13% 41% 1% 259
Silent 46% 17% 11% 26% < 1% 162

Interpreting scripture among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 37% 40% 1% 15% 7% 107
Baby Boomer 40% 44% 4% 11% 2% 259
Silent 51% 30% 7% 6% 5% 162

Belief in Heaven among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who …in heaven

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Generation X 87% 9% 3% 107
Baby Boomer 83% 6% 10% 259
Silent 87% 5% 9% 162

Belief in Hell among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who …in hell

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/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 78% 16% 6% 107
Baby Boomer 73% 17% 10% 259
Silent 69% 17% 14% 162

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who identify as…

Generational cohort Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. 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 60% 16% 23% 107
Baby Boomer 57% 12% 31% 259
Silent 61% 11% 28% 162

Political ideology among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who are…

Generational cohort Conservative Moderate Liberal 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 48% 33% 14% 4% 107
Baby Boomer 54% 29% 10% 7% 259
Silent 59% 27% 11% 4% 162

Views about size of government among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 74% 26% < 1% < 1% 107
Baby Boomer 68% 26% 3% 3% 259
Silent 76% 18% 3% 3% 162

Views about government aid to the poor among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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
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 59% 36% 3% 1% 107
Baby Boomer 61% 34% 3% 1% 259
Silent 58% 35% 3% 5% 162

Views about abortion among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition who say abortion should be…

Generational cohort Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases 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 46% 48% 6% 107
Baby Boomer 44% 55% 1% 259
Silent 44% 51% 6% 162

Views about homosexuality among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 59% 35% 2% 5% 107
Baby Boomer 51% 43% 3% 3% 259
Silent 35% 54% 5% 7% 162

Views about same-sex marriage among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 53% 41% 7% 107
Baby Boomer 38% 56% 6% 259
Silent 23% 64% 12% 162

Views about environmental regulation among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 45% 53% 1% 1% 107
Baby Boomer 49% 45% 2% 4% 259
Silent 58% 33% 1% 9% 162

Views about human evolution among lutherans in the Evangelical Tradition by generational group

% of lutherans in the Evangelical 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 20% 32% 1% 46% 1% 107
Baby Boomer 12% 34% 1% 52% 2% 259
Silent 10% 27% 5% 48% 10% 162